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July 12-18, 2006

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2006 San Jose Grand Prix:
Katherine Legge | where we watch | why we watch

Why We Watch

Photographs by Felipe Buitrago

Bambi, Marivel and Miss San Jose GP '05, Amanda

The runners-up to Miss San Jose Grand Prix '05 Bambi and Marivel flank the reigning champ Amanda Scott.

'Fast and the Furious' drift machine

'Fast and Furious' drift machine at the premiere of the 'Tokyo Drift.'

Paul Newman and 2005 San Jose GP Champ Car winner Sebastien Bourdais

The winners' circle: Paul Newman and 2005 San Jose GP Champ Car winner Sébastien Bourdais.

2005 San Jose GP trophy presentation

Trophy presentation at the Grand Prix Podium after last year's races.

Atlantic Car racing on South Market St.

Atlantic Car racing on South Market in downtown San Jose.

Circle of Palms

Only the fastest, most expensive ornaments are suitable for the Circle of Palms.

Classic Cobra

Classic Cobra at the car show in the Convention Center.

Finish line

Finish line at the grandstands.

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