1991 Australia Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Adelaïde circuit. Full information

1991 Australia Grand Prix poster

1991 Australia Grand Prix poster

1991 Australia Grand Prix

1991 Australia Grand Prix is 516th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Adelaïde circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position and this race. This was his 33rd victory. Nigel Mansell and Gerhard Berger also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 14 laps (53 km).

Previous race: 1991 Japan Grand Prix
Next race: 1992 South Africa Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1991 Australia Grand Prix

94th victory for the McLaren team
33rd victory for the Ayrton Senna
66th podium for the Ayrton Senna
46th podium for the Nigel Mansell
26th podium for the Gerhard Berger

1991 Australia Grand Prix

1991 Australia Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/6 - 1991 Australia Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/6 #1 - 1991 Australia Grand Prix winner

1991 Australia Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Ayrton Senna McLaren MP4/6, #1 5.00  24'34''899  ( 129.170 km/h ) 14 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Nigel Mansell Williams FW14, #5 3.00  24'36''158  ( +01.259s ) 14 Canon Williams Team
3 Gerhard Berger McLaren MP4/6, #2 2.00  24'40''019  ( +05.120s ) 14 Honda Marlboro McLaren
4 Nelson Piquet Benetton B191, #20 1.50  25'05''002  ( +30.103s ) 14 Camel Benetton Ford
5 Riccardo Patrese Williams FW14, #6 1.00  25'25''436  ( +50.537s ) 14 Canon Williams Team
6 Gianni Morbidelli Ferrari 643, #27 0.50  25'25''968  ( +51.069s ) 14 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
7 Emanuele Pirro Dallara 191, #21 0  25'27''260  ( +52.361s ) 14 BMS Scuderia Italia
8 Andrea De Cesaris Jordan 191, #33 0  25'35''330  ( +1m 00.431s ) 14 Team 7Up Jordan
9 Alessandro Zanardi Jordan 191, #32 0  25'50''466  ( +1m 15.567s ) 14 Team 7Up Jordan
10 Stefano Modena Tyrrell 020, #4 0  25'55''269  ( +1m 20.370s ) 14 Braun Tyrrell Honda
11 Johnny Herbert Lotus 102B, #12 0  25'56''972  ( +1m 22.073s ) 14 Team Lotus
12 Jj Lehto Dallara 191, #22 0  26'13''418  ( +1m 38.519s ) 14 BMS Scuderia Italia
13 Michele Alboreto Footwork FA12C, #9 0  26'14''202  ( +1m 39.303s ) 14 Footwork Grand Prix International
14 Mauricio Gugelmin Leyton House CG911, #15 0  Accident 13 Leyton House Racing
15 Alex Caffi Footwork FA12C, #10 0   13 Footwork Grand Prix International
16 Roberto Moreno Minardi M191, #24 0   13 Minardi F1 Team
17 Mark Blundell Brabham BT60Y, #8 0   13 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
18 Erik Comas Ligier JS35B, #26 0   13 Ligier Gitanes
19 Mika Hakkinen Lotus 102B, #11 0   13 Team Lotus
20 Karl Wendlinger Leyton House CG911, #16 0   12 Leyton House Racing
ab Pierluigi Martini Minardi M191, #23 0  Accident 8 Minardi F1 Team
ab Michael Schumacher Benetton B191, #19 0  Collision 5 Camel Benetton Ford
ab Thierry Boutsen Ligier JS35B, #25 0  Collision 5 Ligier Gitanes
ab Jean Alesi Ferrari 643, #28 0  Collision 5 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
ab Nicola Larini Lamborghini 291, #34 0  Accident 5 Modena Team SpA
ab Satoru Nakajima Tyrrell 020, #3 0  Spin 4 Braun Tyrrell Honda
nq Martin Brundle Brabham BT60Y, #7 0     Motor Racing Developments Ltd
npq Gabriele Tarquini Fondmetal F1, #14 0     Fondmetal F1
nq Bertrand Gachot Lola 91, #29 0     Larrousse F1
f Eric Bernard Lola 91, #29 0  Injury   Larrousse F1
nq Aguri Suzuki Lola 91, #30 0     Larrousse F1
npq Naoki Hattori Coloni C4, #31 0     Coloni Racing Srl
nq Eric Van De Poele Lamborghini 291, #35 0     Modena Team SpA

Qualifying Results for the 1991 Australia Grand Prix on the Adelaïde circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna McLaren MP4/6, #1 1'14''041 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Gerhard Berger McLaren MP4/6, #2 1'14''385 Honda Marlboro McLaren
3 Nigel Mansell Williams FW14, #5 1'14''822 Canon Williams Team
4 Riccardo Patrese Williams FW14, #6 1'15''057 Canon Williams Team
5 Nelson Piquet Benetton B191, #20 1'15''291 Camel Benetton Ford
6 Michael Schumacher Benetton B191, #19 1'15''508 Camel Benetton Ford
7 Jean Alesi Ferrari 643, #28 1'15''545 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
8 Gianni Morbidelli Ferrari 643, #27 1'16''203 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
9 Stefano Modena Tyrrell 020, #4 1'16''253 Braun Tyrrell Honda
10 Pierluigi Martini Minardi M191, #23 1'16''359 Minardi F1 Team
11 Jj Lehto Dallara 191, #22 1'16''871 BMS Scuderia Italia
12 Andrea De Cesaris Jordan 191, #33 1'17''050 Team 7Up Jordan
13 Emanuele Pirro Dallara 191, #21 1'17''342 BMS Scuderia Italia
14 Mauricio Gugelmin Leyton House CG911, #15 1'17''344 Leyton House Racing
15 Michele Alboreto Footwork FA12C, #9 1'17''355 Footwork Grand Prix International
16 Alessandro Zanardi Jordan 191, #32 1'17''362 Team 7Up Jordan
17 Mark Blundell Brabham BT60Y, #8 1'17''365 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
18 Roberto Moreno Minardi M191, #24 1'17''639 Minardi F1 Team
19 Nicola Larini Lamborghini 291, #34 1'17''936 Modena Team SpA
20 Thierry Boutsen Ligier JS35B, #25 1'17''969 Ligier Gitanes
21 Johnny Herbert Lotus 102B, #12 1'18''091 Team Lotus
22 Erik Comas Ligier JS35B, #26 1'18''112 Ligier Gitanes
23 Alex Caffi Footwork FA12C, #10 1'18''157 Footwork Grand Prix International
24 Satoru Nakajima Tyrrell 020, #3 1'18''216 Braun Tyrrell Honda
25 Mika Hakkinen Lotus 102B, #11 1'18''271 Team Lotus
26 Karl Wendlinger Leyton House CG911, #16 1'18''282 Leyton House Racing
27 Aguri Suzuki Lola 91, #30 1'18''393 Larrousse F1
28 Martin Brundle Brabham BT60Y, #7 1'18''855 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
29 Eric Van De Poele Lamborghini 291, #35 1'19''000 Modena Team SpA
30 Bertrand Gachot Lola 91, #29 1'19''274 Larrousse F1
31 Gabriele Tarquini Fondmetal F1, #14 1'18''184 Fondmetal F1
32 Naoki Hattori Coloni C4, #31 1'22''852 Coloni Racing Srl
0 Eric Bernard Lola 91, #29 0 Larrousse F1

List of all cars for the 1991 Australia Grand Prix on the Adelaïde circuit

Williams FW14

Renault RS3 V10 3.5

Jordan 191

Ford Cosworth HB V8 3.5

Ferrari 643

Ferrari 037 V12 3.5

Dallara 191

Judd GV V10 3.5

Fondmetal F1

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Brabham BT60Y

Yamaha OX99 V12 3.5

McLaren MP4/6

Honda RA121E V12 3.5

Lamborghini 291

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

Lola 91

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Minardi M191

Ferrari 037 V12 3.5

Leyton House CG911

Ilmor LH10 V10 3.5

Footwork FA12C

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Tyrrell 020

Honda RA101E V10 3.5

Coloni C4

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Ligier JS35B

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

Benetton B191

Ford Cosworth HB V8 3.5

Lotus 102B

Judd EV V8 3.5