French Grand Prix 1991

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July 7, 1991 Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours | Lap distance 4.271 km

Championship standings | 1991 season

Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 10 5 Nigel Mansell (GBR) Williams FW14 Renault RS3 Goodyear 72 1:38'00.056   4 1'14.895 1 1'19.168 (49)
2 6 27 Alain Prost (FRA) Ferrari 643 Ferrari 037 Goodyear 72 1:38'05.059 +5.003 2 1'14.789 2 1'19.944 (49)
3 4 1 Ayrton Senna (BRA) McLaren MP4-6 Honda RA121E Goodyear 72 1:38'34.990 +34.934 3 1'14.857 5 1'20.570 (54)
4 3 28 Jean Alesi (FRA) Ferrari 643 Ferrari 037 Goodyear 72 1:38'35.976 +35.920 6 1'15.877 4 1'20.425 (56)
5 2 6 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Williams FW14 Renault RS3 Goodyear 71 1:38'53.951 +1 lap 1 1'14.559 3 1'20.028 (65)
6 1 33 Andrea de Cesaris (ITA) Jordan 191 Ford HB Goodyear 71 1:39'19.247 +1 lap 13 1'17.163 6 1'21.051 (57)
7   15 Mauricio Gugelmin (BRA) Leyton House CG911 Ilmor LH10 Goodyear 70 1:38'04.512 +2 laps 9 1'17.015 12 1'22.309 (53)
8   20 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Benetton B191 Ford HB Pirelli 70 1:38'15.532 +2 laps 7 1'16.816 9 1'21.873 (64)
9   23 Pierluigi Martini (ITA) Minardi M191 Ferrari 037 Goodyear 70 1:38'18.091 +2 laps 12 1'17.149 8 1'21.719 (50)
10   12 Johnny Herbert (GBR) Team Lotus 102B Judd EV Goodyear 70 1:38'45.355 +2 laps 20 1'18.185 14 1'23.201 (47)
11   26 Erik Comas (FRA) Ligier JS35B Lamborghini 3512 Goodyear 70 1:39'01.534 +2 laps 14 1'17.504 10 1'21.916 (26)
12   25 Thierry Boutsen (BEL) Ligier JS35B Lamborghini 3512 Goodyear 69 1:38'59.752 +3 laps 16 1'17.775 7 1'21.641 (34)
Retirement
physical 19 Roberto Moreno (BRA) Benetton B191 Ford HB Pirelli 63 1:29'08.762   8 1'16.961 22 1'23.693 (36)
gearbox 4 Stefano Modena (ITA) Tyrrell 020 Honda RA101E Pirelli 57 1:21'49.850   11 1'17.114 18 1'23.480 (48)
oil leak 14 Olivier Grouillard (FRA) Fondmetal Fomet-1 Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear 47 1:07'20.298   21 1'18.210 13 1'22.837 (30)
transmission 29 Eric Bernard (FRA) Lola 91 Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear 43 1:00'34.358   23 1'18.540 11 1'22.133 (42)
tyre 22 J J Lehto (FIN) Dallara BMS-191 Judd GV Pirelli 39 55'46.142   26 1'19.267 23 1'23.748 (32)
spun off 8 Mark Blundell (GBR) Brabham BT60Y Yamaha OX99 Pirelli 36 50'56.774   17 1'17.836 15 1'23.282 (26)
transmission 30 Aguri Suzuki (JPN) Lola 91 Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear 32 45'19.383   22 1'18.224 17 1'23.448 (24)
gearbox 9 Michele Alboreto (ITA) Footwork FA12C Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear 31 44'25.299   25 1'18.846 24 1'24.369 (16)
gearbox 7 Martin Brundle (GBR) Brabham BT60Y Yamaha OX99 Pirelli 21 30'22.078   24 1'18.826 20 1'23.636 (16)
spun off 3 Satoru Nakajima (JPN) Tyrrell 020 Honda RA101E Pirelli 12 17'10.982   18 1'18.144 25 1'24.420 (12)
collision 24 Gianni Morbidelli (ITA) Minardi M191 Ferrari 037 Goodyear 8 11'18.679   10 1'17.020 21 1'23.687 (5)
spun off 16 Ivan Capelli (ITA) Leyton House CG911 Ilmor LH10 Goodyear 7 10'02.655   15 1'17.533 19 1'23.623 (7)
engine 2 Gerhard Berger (AUT) McLaren MP4-6 Honda RA121E Goodyear 6 8'23.700   5 1'15.376 16 1'23.297 (6)
spun off 32 Bertrand Gachot (FRA) Jordan 191 Ford HB Goodyear 0     19 1'18.150      
Not qualified
--   11 Mika Häkkinen (FIN) Team Lotus 102B Judd EV Goodyear         1'19.491      
--   18 Fabrizio Barbazza (ITA) AGS JH25B Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear         1'20.110      
--   17 Gabriele Tarquini (ITA) AGS JH25B Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear         1'20.262      
--   10 Stefan Johansson (SWE) Footwork FA12C Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear         1'21.000      
Not pre-qualified
--   21 Emanuele Pirro (ITA) Dallara BMS-191 Judd GV Pirelli         1'20.539      
--   34 Nicola Larini (ITA) Lambo 291 Lamborghini 3512 Goodyear         1'20.628      
--   35 Eric van de Poele (BEL) Lambo 291 Lamborghini 3512 Goodyear         1'21.304      
--   31 Pedro Chaves (POR) Coloni C4 Ford Cosworth DFR Goodyear         1'22.229