Skip to content
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):

Race Results

Qualifying Results

Loop Data Stats

Pit Stops

Video Links (7)

Crew Chiefs

1991 Gold Coast Indy Car Grand Prix


Previous race results
Next race results                     Next at this track

   

CART race number 1 of 17
Sunday, March 17, 1991 at Surfers Paradise Street Circuit, Surfers Paradise, Queensland
65 laps on a 2.793 mile street course (181.545 miles)

Time of race: 2:12:54
Average speed: 81.953 mph
Pole speed: 100.501 mph
Cautions: 3 for 15 laps
Margin of victory: 12.704 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1991 CART results   /   1991 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 94   John Andretti Pennzoil Z-7   (VDS Racing)Lola / Chevrolet65118625running420
2 418   Bobby Rahal STP / Kraco   (Galles Kraco Racing)Lola / Chevrolet65101635running016
3 73   Rick Mears Marlboro   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet6580410running714
41020   Danny Sullivan Miller Genuine Draft   (Pat Patrick)Lola / Alfa Romeo6566710running012
51111   Scott Pruett Budweiser   (Truesports)TrueSport / Judd6560360running010
61422   Scott Brayton Amway / Hoechst Celanese   (Dick Simon)Lola / Chevrolet6554010running08
71686   Jeff Andretti Texaco / Havoline   (Bruce Leven)Lola / Cosworth6547660running06
81750   Mike Groff Euromotorsport   (Antonio Ferrari)Lola / Cosworth6441310running05
9 89   Arie Luyendyk UNO   (Granatelli Racing)Lola / Chevrolet6434960running04
101216   Tony Bettenhausen Jr AMAX   (Tony Bettenhausen, Jr.)Penske / Chevrolet6233690running03
111842   Franco Scapini Italy & Italy / Berico   (Antonio Ferrari)Lola / Cosworth5922145running02
122221   Dean Hall Leader Card Racing   (Leader Card)Lola / Cosworth5831785crash01
132019   Randy Lewis AMP / Orbit   (Dale Coyne)Lola / Cosworth5831785crash0 
14 12   Michael Andretti Kmart / Havoline   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Chevrolet5733610brakes151
15 28   Eddie Cheever, Jr. Target / Scotch Video   (Chip Ganassi)Lola / Chevrolet4228610crash0 
16 31   Al Unser, Jr. Valvoline   (Galles Kraco Racing)Lola / Chevrolet4125435crash391
17 56   Mario Andretti Kmart / Havoline   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Chevrolet4123848crash0 
182544   Phil Krueger U.S. Engineering   (Todd Walther)Lola / Cosworth3218393overheating0 
19 65   Emerson Fittipaldi Marlboro   (Roger Penske)Penske / Chevrolet2723848driveshaft0 
202312   Mark Dismore Arciero Racing   (Frank Arciero)Penske / Buick2223848engine0 
21197   Hiro Matsushita Panasonic   (Dick Simon)Lola / Cosworth1322260crash0 
221531   Ted Prappas Say NO To Drugs / P.I.G.   (Norman Turley)Lola / Judd816805engine0 
231315   Scott Goodyear Mackenzie Financial   (Derrick Walker)Lola / Judd522260engine0 
242139   Dennis Vitolo Greater Ft. Lauderdale   (Dale Coyne)Lola / Cosworth316805off course0 
252490   Buddy Lazier Dale Coyne Racing   (Dale Coyne)Lola / Cosworth111350suspension0 

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Al Unser, Jr.13939
  Michael Andretti405415
  Rick Mears55617
  John Andretti62654

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   John Andretti 20    
2   Bobby Rahal 16   -4  
3   Rick Mears 14   -6  
4   Danny Sullivan 12   -8  
5   Scott Pruett 10   -10  
6   Scott Brayton 8   -12  
7   Jeff Andretti 6   -14  
8   Mike Groff 5   -15  
9   Arie Luyendyk 4   -16  
10   Tony Bettenhausen Jr 3   -17  
11   Franco Scapini 2   -18  
12   Dean Hall 1   -19  
12   Michael Andretti 1   -19  
12   Al Unser, Jr. 1   -19