1991 Indianapolis 500 in CART at the Indianapolis circuit. Full information

1991 Indianapolis 500

1991 Indianapolis 500 is 175th CART race. Passed at the Indianapolis circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position and this race. Michael Andretti and Arie Luyendyk also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1991 Phoenix Champ Cars
Next race: 1991 Milwaukee Champ Cars
Race Start: 26th May 1991

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1991 Indianapolis 500

4th victory for the Marlboro Team Penske team
24th victory for the Rick Mears
65th podium for the Rick Mears
38th podium for the Michael Andretti
6th podium for the Arie Luyendyk

1991 Indianapolis 500

1991 Indianapolis 500

Penske PC20 - 1991 Indianapolis 500 winner

Penske PC20 #3 - 1991 Indianapolis 500 winner

1991 Indianapolis 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Rick Mears Penske PC20, #3 20 2h 50m 0.791s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
2 Michael Andretti Lola T91/00, #10 17 2h 50m 3.94s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
3 Arie Luyendyk Lola T91/00, #1 14 199 laps 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
4 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T91/00, #2 12 198 laps 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
5 John Andretti Lola T91/00, #4 10 197 laps 0 Hall-VDS Racing
6 Gordon Johncock Lola T90/00, #92 8 188 laps 0 Hemelgarn Racing
7 Mario Andretti Lola T91/00, #6 6 187 laps Engine 0 Newman-Haas Racing
8 Stan Fox Lola T91/00, #91 5 185 laps 0 Hemelgarn Racing
9 Tony Bettenhausen jr Penske PC19, #16 4 180 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
10 Danny Sullivan Lola T91/00, #20 3 173 laps Turbocharger 0 Patrick Racing
11 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC20, #5 2 171 laps Transmission 0 Marlboro Team Penske
12 Scott Pruett Truesports 91C, #19 1 166 laps Transmission 0 Truesports
13 Dominic Dobson Lola T89/00, #66 0 164 laps 0 Burns Racing
14 Randy Lewis Lola T90/00, #39 0 159 laps 0 Dale Coyne Racing
15 Jeff Andretti Lola T91/00, #86 0 150 laps Engine 0 Bayside Motorsports
16 Hiro Matsushita Lola T91/00, #7 0 149 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
17 Scott Brayton Lola T91/00, #22 0 146 laps Engine 0 Dick Simon Racing
18 Bernard Jourdain Lola T90/00, #48 0 141 laps Gearbox 0 Gilmore Racing Team
19 Bobby Rahal Lola T91/00, #18 0 130 laps Engine 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
20 Geoff Brabham Truesports 91C, #21 0 109 laps Electrics 0 Truesports
21 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #12 0 94 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing
22 Gary Bettenhausen Lola T91/00, #51 1 89 laps Radiator 0 Team Menard
23 Tero Palmroth Lola T90/00, #23 0 77 laps Engine 0 Dick Simon Racing
24 Michael Groff Lola T91/00, #50 0 68 laps Water leak 0 Euromotorsport
25 John Paul, Jr. Lola T90/00, #93 0 53 laps Oil leak 0 Mann Motorsports
26 Jim Crawford Lola T89/00, #26 0 40 laps Engine 0 King Racing
27 Scott Goodyear Lola T91/00, #15 0 38 laps Engine 0 Uno Racing
28 AJ Foyt jr Lola T90/00, #14 0 25 laps Suspension 0 Gilmore Racing Team
29 Kevin Cogan Lola T91/00, #9 0 24 laps Accident 0 Team Menard
30 Roberto Guerrero Lola T91/00, #40 0 23 laps Accident 0 Patrick Racing
31 Eddie Cheever Lola T91/00, #8 0 17 laps Electrics 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
32 Willy T. Ribbs Lola T90/00, #17 0 5 laps Engine 0 Walker Motorsport
33 Buddy Lazier Lola T90/00, #71 0 1h 0 Hemelgarn Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1991 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Rick Mears Penske PC20, #3 2m 40.633s Marlboro Team Penske
2 AJ Foyt jr Lola T90/00, #14 2m 41.839s Gilmore Racing Team
3 Mario Andretti Lola T91/00, #6 2m 42.295s Newman-Haas Racing
4 Bobby Rahal Lola T91/00, #18 2m 42.601s Galles-Kraco Racing
5 Michael Andretti Lola T91/00, #10 2m 42.938s Newman-Haas Racing
6 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T91/00, #2 2m 43.768s Galles-Kraco Racing
7 John Andretti Lola T91/00, #4 2m 44.339s Hall-VDS Racing
8 Jim Crawford Lola T89/00, #26 2m 44.423s King Racing
9 Danny Sullivan Lola T91/00, #20 2m 44.878s Patrick Racing
10 Eddie Cheever Lola T91/00, #8 2m 45.045s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
11 Jeff Andretti Lola T91/00, #86 2m 45.417s Bayside Motorsports
12 Scott Goodyear Lola T91/00, #15 2m 46.089s Uno Racing
13 Gary Bettenhausen Lola T91/00, #51 2m 40.379s Team Menard
14 Arie Luyendyk Lola T91/00, #1 2m 40.8s Vince Granatelli Racing
15 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC20, #5 2m 41.389s Marlboro Team Penske
16 Kevin Cogan Lola T91/00, #9 2m 41.548s Team Menard
17 Stan Fox Lola T91/00, #91 2m 44.008s Hemelgarn Racing
18 Michael Groff Lola T91/00, #50 2m 44.372s Euromotorsport
19 Scott Brayton Lola T91/00, #22 2m 44.664s Dick Simon Racing
20 Tony Bettenhausen jr Penske PC19, #16 2m 44.995s Bettenhausen Motorsports
21 Bernard Jourdain Lola T90/00, #48 2m 46.141s Gilmore Racing Team
22 Geoff Brabham Truesports 91C, #21 2m 47.552s Truesports
23 Buddy Lazier Lola T90/00, #71 2m 44.615s Hemelgarn Racing
24 Hiro Matsushita Lola T91/00, #7 2m 45.031s Dick Simon Racing
25 John Paul, Jr. Lola T90/00, #93 2m 45.174s Mann Motorsports
26 Tero Palmroth Lola T90/00, #23 2m 46.939s Dick Simon Racing
27 Scott Pruett Truesports 91C, #19 2m 47.587s Truesports
28 Roberto Guerrero Lola T91/00, #40 2m 48.203s Patrick Racing
29 Willy T. Ribbs Lola T90/00, #17 2m 45.625s Walker Motorsport
30 Dominic Dobson Lola T89/00, #66 2m 47.188s Burns Racing
31 Randy Lewis Lola T90/00, #39 2m 47.781s Dale Coyne Racing
32 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #12 2m 48.215s Arciero Racing
33 Gordon Johncock Lola T90/00, #92 2m 48.372s Hemelgarn Racing

List of all cars for the 1991 Indianapolis 500 on the Indianapolis circuit

Penske PC19

Chevrolet

Lola T90/00

Chevrolet

Lola T90/00

Cosworth

Lola T91/00

Chevrolet

Penske PC20

Chevrolet

Lola T91/00

Alfa Romeo

Lola T91/00

Cosworth

Penske PC18

Cosworth