Fisichella's lights-to-flag third and final F1 win

Flavio Briatore (ITA), managing director, Renault F1 Team celebrates with Fernando Alonso (E), Team Renault and Giancarlo Fisichella (IT), Team Renault.


The Renault team managed by Flavio Briatore rejoiced in Malaysia on this day in 2006 as it celebrated a dominant win by Giancarlo Fisichella, the Italian leading home team mate Fernando Alonso for a resounding 1-2.

It was Fisico's third and final Grand Prix win - his second with Renault, although he would race on for three more seasons in Formula 1, capping his time at the pinnacle of motorsport with a five-race stint with Ferrari in 2009.