1991 France Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Magny-Cours circuit. Full information

1991 France Grand Prix poster

1991 France Grand Prix poster

1991 France Grand Prix

1991 France Grand Prix is 507th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Magny-Cours circuit. Riccardo Patrese won the pole position, Nigel Mansell won this race. This was his 17th victory. Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 72 laps (308 km).

Previous race: 1991 Mexico Grand Prix
Next race: 1991 Britain Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1991 France Grand Prix

46th victory for the Williams team
17th victory for the Nigel Mansell
40th podium for the Nigel Mansell
91st podium for the Alain Prost
60th podium for the Ayrton Senna

Nigel Mansell - Winner of the 1991 France Grand Prix

Nigel Mansell - Winner of the 1991 France Grand Prix

1991 France Grand Prix

1991 France Grand Prix

Williams FW14 - 1991 France Grand Prix winner

Williams FW14 - 1991 France Grand Prix winner

1991 France Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Nigel Mansell 10.00  1h 38m 00.056s  ( 188.271 km/h ) 72 Canon Williams Team
2 Alain Prost 6.00  1h 38m 05.059s  ( +05.003s ) 72 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
3 Ayrton Senna 4.00  1h 38m 34.990s  ( +34.934s ) 72 Honda Marlboro McLaren
4 Jean Alesi 3.00  1h 38m 35.976s  ( +35.920s ) 72 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
5 Riccardo Patrese 2.00   71 Canon Williams Team
6 Andrea De Cesaris 1.00   71 Team 7Up Jordan
7 Mauricio Gugelmin 0  10s penalty 70 Leyton House Racing
8 Nelson Piquet 0   70 Camel Benetton Ford
9 Pierluigi Martini 0   70 Minardi F1 Team
10 Johnny Herbert 0   70 Team Lotus
11 Erik Comas 0   70 Ligier Gitanes
12 Thierry Boutsen 0   69 Ligier Gitanes
ab Roberto Moreno 0  Driver ill 63 Camel Benetton Ford
ab Stefano Modena 0  Gearbox 57 Braun Tyrrell Honda
ab Olivier Grouillard 0  Oil leak 47 Fondmetal F1
ab Eric Bernard 0  Crown wheel 43 Larrousse F1
ab Jj Lehto 0  Puncture 39 BMS Scuderia Italia
ab Mark Blundell 0  Accident 36 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Aguri Suzuki 0  Clutch 32 Larrousse F1
ab Michele Alboreto 0  Transmission 31 Footwork Grand Prix International
ab Martin Brundle 0  Gearbox 21 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Satoru Nakajima 0  Spin 12 Braun Tyrrell Honda
ab Gianni Morbidelli 0  Collision 8 Minardi F1 Team
ab Ivan Capelli 0  Spin 7 Leyton House Racing
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Engine 6 Honda Marlboro McLaren
nq Stefan Johansson 0     Footwork Grand Prix International
nq Mika Hakkinen 0     Team Lotus
nq Gabriele Tarquini 0     AGS Racing
nq Fabrizio Barbazza 0     AGS Racing
npq Emanuele Pirro 0     BMS Scuderia Italia
npq Pedro Chaves 0     Coloni Racing Srl
ab Bertrand Gachot 0  Spin 0 Team 7Up Jordan
npq Nicola Larini 0     Modena Team SpA
npq Eric Van De Poele 0     Modena Team SpA

Qualifying Results for the 1991 France Grand Prix on the Magny-Cours circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Riccardo Patrese 1'14''559 Canon Williams Team
2 Alain Prost 1'14''789 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
3 Ayrton Senna 1'14''857 Honda Marlboro McLaren
4 Nigel Mansell 1'14''895 Canon Williams Team
5 Gerhard Berger 1'15''376 Honda Marlboro McLaren
6 Jean Alesi 1'15''877 Scuderia Ferrari SpA
7 Nelson Piquet 1'16''816 Camel Benetton Ford
8 Roberto Moreno 1'16''961 Camel Benetton Ford
9 Mauricio Gugelmin 1'17''015 Leyton House Racing
10 Gianni Morbidelli 1'17''020 Minardi F1 Team
11 Stefano Modena 1'17''114 Braun Tyrrell Honda
12 Pierluigi Martini 1'17''149 Minardi F1 Team
13 Andrea De Cesaris 1'17''163 Team 7Up Jordan
14 Erik Comas 1'17''504 Ligier Gitanes
15 Ivan Capelli 1'17''533 Leyton House Racing
16 Thierry Boutsen 1'17''775 Ligier Gitanes
17 Mark Blundell 1'17''836 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
18 Satoru Nakajima 1'18''144 Braun Tyrrell Honda
19 Bertrand Gachot 1'18''150 Team 7Up Jordan
20 Johnny Herbert 1'18''185 Team Lotus
21 Olivier Grouillard 1'18''210 Fondmetal F1
22 Aguri Suzuki 1'18''224 Larrousse F1
23 Eric Bernard 1'18''540 Larrousse F1
24 Martin Brundle 1'18''826 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
25 Michele Alboreto 1'18''846 Footwork Grand Prix International
26 Jj Lehto 1'19''267 BMS Scuderia Italia
27 Mika Hakkinen 1'19''491 Team Lotus
28 Fabrizio Barbazza 1'20''110 AGS Racing
29 Gabriele Tarquini 1'20''262 AGS Racing
30 Stefan Johansson 1'21''000 Footwork Grand Prix International
31 Emanuele Pirro 1'20''539 BMS Scuderia Italia
32 Nicola Larini 1'20''628 Modena Team SpA
33 Eric Van De Poele 1'21''304 Modena Team SpA
34 Pedro Chaves 1'22''229 Coloni Racing Srl

List of all cars for the 1991 France Grand Prix on the Magny-Cours circuit

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

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

AGS JH25B

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5