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 Grand Prix. 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 Grand Prix: 1991 Japan Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 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 - 1991 Australia Grand Prix winner

1991 Australia Grand Prix results

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

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

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

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

Ferrari 643

Ferrari 037 V12 3.5

Lamborghini 291

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

McLaren MP4/6

Honda RA121E V12 3.5

Footwork FA12C

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Benetton B191

Ford Cosworth HB V8 3.5

Ligier JS35B

Lamborghini 3512 V12 3.5

Jordan 191

Ford Cosworth HB V8 3.5

Brabham BT60Y

Yamaha OX99 V12 3.5

Leyton House CG911

Ilmor LH10 V10 3.5

Minardi M191

Ferrari 037 V12 3.5

Coloni C4

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Williams FW14

Renault RS3 V10 3.5

Fondmetal F1

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Dallara 191

Judd GV V10 3.5

Lola 91

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

Tyrrell 020

Honda RA101E V10 3.5

Lotus 102B

Judd EV V8 3.5