Full MotoGP race results from the Valencian Grand Prix, the 17th and final round of the 2006 world championship.

Hayden wins the title by five points!

1. Troy Bayliss AUS Ducati Marlboro Team 46min 55.415 secs
2. Loris Capirossi ITA Ducati Marlboro Team 46min 56.734 secs
3. Nicky Hayden USA Repsol Honda Team 47min 4.645 secs
4. Dani Pedrosa SPA Repsol Honda Team 47min 7.480 secs
5. Marco Melandri ITA Fortuna Honda 47min 11.721 secs
6. Toni Elias SPA Fortuna Honda 47min 12.805 secs
7. Shinya Nakano JPN Kawasaki Racing Team 47min 14.744 secs
8. Kenny Roberts Jr USA Team Roberts 47min 18.589 secs
9. Colin Edwards USA Camel Yamaha Team 47min 21.487 secs
10. Carlos Checa SPA Tech 3 Yamaha 47min 23.609 secs
11. John Hopkins USA Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 47min 24.779 secs
12. Makoto Tamada JPN Konica Minolta Honda 47min 25.122 secs
13. Valentino Rossi ITA Camel Yamaha Team 47min 33.961 secs
14. James Ellison GBR Tech 3 Yamaha 48min 15.428 secs
15. Garry McCoy AUS Ilmor SRT (800cc) 47min 10.246 secs

DNF: Casey Stoner AUS Honda LCR 36min 5.789 secs Chris Vermeulen AUS Rizla Suzuki MotoGP 34min 53.343 secs Jose Luis Cardoso SPA Pramac d'Antin MotoGP 27min 32.925 secs Alex Hofmann GER Pramac d'Antin MotoGP 14min 26.546 secs Randy de Puniet FRA Kawasaki Racing Team 7min 58.767 secs