The 2006 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race held at Longchamp on Sunday 1 October 2006. It was the 85th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
The winner was Rail Link, a three-year-old colt trained in France by André Fabre. The winning jockey was Stéphane Pasquier.
The pre-race favourite Deep Impact finished third, but he was later disqualified after testing positive for a banned substance.
Sponsor: Groupe Lucien Barrière
Purse: €2,000,000; First prize: €1,142,800
Distance: 2,400 metres
Number of runners: 8
Winner's time: 2m 26.3s
Abbreviations: snk = short-neck; nk = neck
2006 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Wikipedia
Further details of the winner, Rail Link.Sex: Colt
Foaled: 26 March 2003
Country: Great Britain
Sire: Dansili; Dam: Docklands (Theatrical)
Owner: Khalid Abdullah
Breeder: Juddmonte Farms