1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars in CART at the Surfers Paradise circuit. Full information

1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars

1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars is 172nd CART race. Passed at the Surfers Paradise circuit. Michael Andretti won the pole position, John Andretti won this race. This was his 1st victory. Bobby Rahal and Rick Mears also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 65 laps (292 km).

Previous race: 1990 Monterey Grand Prix
Next race: 1991 Long Beach Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars

1st victory for the Hall-VDS Racing team
1st victory for the John Andretti
1st podium for the John Andretti
53rd podium for the Bobby Rahal
64th podium for the Rick Mears

Lola T91/00 - 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars winner

Lola T91/00 - 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars winner

1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 John Andretti 20 2h 12m 54.82s 0 Hall-VDS Racing
2 Bobby Rahal 16 2h 13m 7.524s 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
3 Rick Mears 14 65 laps 0 Marlboro Team Penske
4 Danny Sullivan 12 65 laps 0 Patrick Racing
5 Scott Pruett 10 65 laps 0 Truesports
6 Scott Brayton 8 65 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
7 Jeff Andretti 6 65 laps 0 Bayside Motorsports
8 Michael Groff 5 64 laps 0 Euromotorsport
9 Arie Luyendyk 4 64 laps 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
10 Tony Bettenhausen jr 3 62 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
11 Franco Scapini 2 59 laps 0 Euromotorsport
12 Dean Hall 1 58 laps Accident 0 Leader Card Racers
13 Randy Lewis 0 58 laps Accident 0 Dale Coyne Racing
14 Michael Andretti 1 57 laps Brakes 0 Newman-Haas Racing
15 Eddie Cheever 0 42 laps Accident 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
16 Al Unser jr 1 41 laps Accident 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
17 Mario Andretti 0 41 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
18 Phil Krueger 0 32 laps Overheating 0 US Engineering
19 Emerson Fittipaldi 0 27 laps Driveshaft 0 Marlboro Team Penske
20 Mark Dismore 0 22 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing
21 Hiro Matsushita 0 13 laps Accident 0 Dick Simon Racing
22 Ted Prappas 0 8 laps Engine 0 PIG Racing
23 Scott Goodyear 0 5 laps Engine 0 Uno Racing
24 Dennis Vitolo 0 3 laps Spun 0 NuTech Motorsport
25 Buddy Lazier 0 1 laps Suspension 0 Dale Coyne Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars on the Surfers Paradise circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Michael Andretti 1m 40.047s Newman-Haas Racing
2 Eddie Cheever 1m 40.09s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
3 Al Unser jr 1m 40.149s Galles-Kraco Racing
4 Bobby Rahal 1m 40.33s Galles-Kraco Racing
5 Mario Andretti 1m 40.566s Newman-Haas Racing
6 Emerson Fittipaldi 1m 40.774s Marlboro Team Penske
7 Rick Mears 1m 40.998s Marlboro Team Penske
8 Arie Luyendyk 1m 42.125s Vince Granatelli Racing
9 John Andretti 1m 42.353s Hall-VDS Racing
10 Danny Sullivan 1m 42.392s Patrick Racing
11 Scott Pruett 1m 43.229s Truesports
12 Tony Bettenhausen jr 1m 43.7s Bettenhausen Motorsports
13 Scott Goodyear 1m 44.006s Uno Racing
14 Scott Brayton 1m 44.188s Dick Simon Racing
15 Ted Prappas 1m 45.377s PIG Racing
16 Jeff Andretti 1m 45.396s Bayside Motorsports
17 Michael Groff 1m 45.506s Euromotorsport
18 Franco Scapini 1m 45.839s Euromotorsport
19 Hiro Matsushita 1m 46.086s Dick Simon Racing
20 Randy Lewis 1m 47.686s Dale Coyne Racing
21 Dennis Vitolo 1m 48.103s NuTech Motorsport
22 Dean Hall 1m 48.41s Leader Card Racers
23 Mark Dismore 1m 48.518s Arciero Racing
24 Buddy Lazier 1m 49.93s Dale Coyne Racing
25 Phil Krueger 1m 52.902s US Engineering

List of all cars for the 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars on the Surfers Paradise circuit

Lola T91/00

Chevrolet

Penske PC19

Chevrolet

Lola T88/00

Cosworth

Lola T91/00

Cosworth

Penske PC20

Chevrolet

Lola T90/00

Cosworth

Lola T89/00

Cosworth

Lola T91/00

Alfa Romeo