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. 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
Race Start: 17th March 1991

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 #4 - 1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars winner

1991 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 John Andretti Lola T91/00, #4 20 2h 12m 54.82s 0 Hall-VDS Racing
2 Bobby Rahal Lola T91/00, #18 16 2h 13m 7.524s 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
3 Rick Mears Penske PC20, #3 14 65 laps 0 Marlboro Team Penske
4 Danny Sullivan Lola T91/00, #20 12 65 laps 0 Patrick Racing
5 Scott Pruett Truesports 91C, #11 10 65 laps 0 Truesports
6 Scott Brayton Lola T91/00, #22 8 65 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
7 Jeff Andretti Lola T91/00, #86 6 65 laps 0 Bayside Motorsports
8 Michael Groff Lola T91/00, #50 5 64 laps 0 Euromotorsport
9 Arie Luyendyk Lola T91/00, #9 4 64 laps 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
10 Tony Bettenhausen jr Penske PC19, #16 3 62 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
11 Franco Scapini Lola T91/00, #42 2 59 laps 0 Euromotorsport
12 Dean Hall Lola T90/00, #21 1 58 laps Accident 0 Leader Card Racers
13 Randy Lewis Lola T90/00, #19 0 58 laps Accident 0 Dale Coyne Racing
14 Michael Andretti Lola T91/00, #2 1 57 laps Brakes 0 Newman-Haas Racing
15 Eddie Cheever Lola T91/00, #8 0 42 laps Accident 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
16 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T91/00, #1 1 41 laps Accident 0 Galles-Kraco Racing
17 Mario Andretti Lola T91/00, #6 0 41 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
18 Phil Krueger Lola T89/00, #44 0 32 laps Overheating 0 US Engineering
19 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC20, #5 0 27 laps Driveshaft 0 Marlboro Team Penske
20 Mark Dismore Penske PC17, #12 0 22 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing
21 Hiro Matsushita Lola T90/00, #7 0 13 laps Accident 0 Dick Simon Racing
22 Ted Prappas Lola T89/00, #31 0 8 laps Engine 0 PIG Racing
23 Scott Goodyear Lola T91/00, #15 0 5 laps Engine 0 Uno Racing
24 Dennis Vitolo, Buddy Lazier Lola T89/00, #39 0 3 laps Spun 0 NuTech Motorsport

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

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Michael Andretti Lola T91/00, #2 1m 40.047s Newman-Haas Racing
2 Eddie Cheever Lola T91/00, #8 1m 40.09s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
3 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T91/00, #1 1m 40.149s Galles-Kraco Racing
4 Bobby Rahal Lola T91/00, #18 1m 40.33s Galles-Kraco Racing
5 Mario Andretti Lola T91/00, #6 1m 40.566s Newman-Haas Racing
6 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC20, #5 1m 40.774s Marlboro Team Penske
7 Rick Mears Penske PC20, #3 1m 40.998s Marlboro Team Penske
8 Arie Luyendyk Lola T91/00, #9 1m 42.125s Vince Granatelli Racing
9 John Andretti Lola T91/00, #4 1m 42.353s Hall-VDS Racing
10 Danny Sullivan Lola T91/00, #20 1m 42.392s Patrick Racing
11 Scott Pruett Truesports 91C, #11 1m 43.229s Truesports
12 Tony Bettenhausen jr Penske PC19, #16 1m 43.7s Bettenhausen Motorsports
13 Scott Goodyear Lola T91/00, #15 1m 44.006s Uno Racing
14 Scott Brayton Lola T91/00, #22 1m 44.188s Dick Simon Racing
15 Ted Prappas Lola T89/00, #31 1m 45.377s PIG Racing
16 Jeff Andretti Lola T91/00, #86 1m 45.396s Bayside Motorsports
17 Michael Groff Lola T91/00, #50 1m 45.506s Euromotorsport
18 Franco Scapini Lola T91/00, #42 1m 45.839s Euromotorsport
19 Hiro Matsushita Lola T90/00, #7 1m 46.086s Dick Simon Racing
20 Randy Lewis Lola T90/00, #19 1m 47.686s Dale Coyne Racing
21 Dennis Vitolo Lola T89/00, #39 1m 48.103s NuTech Motorsport
22 Dean Hall Lola T90/00, #21 1m 48.41s Leader Card Racers
23 Mark Dismore Penske PC17, #12 1m 48.518s Arciero Racing
24 Buddy Lazier, Phil Krueger Lola T88/00, #90 1m 49.93s Dale Coyne Racing

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

Lola T89/00

Cosworth

Penske PC19

Chevrolet

Penske PC20

Chevrolet

Lola T88/00

Cosworth

Lola T90/00

Cosworth

Lola T91/00

Chevrolet

Lola T91/00

Alfa Romeo

Lola T91/00

Cosworth