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1991 Mexican GP
1990 French GP

1991 French GP

1991 British GP
1992 French GP
 LXXVII  Rhone-Poulenc Grand Prix de France


Overview - Entry List - Pre-Qualifying - Qualification
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 7 July 1991
Start time14:00
EventFrench GP
CircuitMagny-Cours
Event FormatRace of 72 laps
Race7 of 16
Championship race507
Circuit
Laps72
Circuit Perimeter4271 m
Race Distance4271 × 72 = 307.512 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Hot, Dry
Participants
Entries34
Qualifiers26
Finishers12
Championship Debutants
Ferrari F1-91-2 (Car Model),
Footwork FA12C (Car Model),
Ligier JS35B (Car Model),
   Magny-Cours (Circuit),
Magny-Cours (4271 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesÉric Bernard - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Goodyear - 250th Fastest Lap (Tyre Manufacturer)
Ivan Capelli - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Nigel Mansell - 20th Fastest Lap (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most 7th Place Qualifications Nélson Piquet (16),
2. Most 13th Place Qualifications Andrea de Cesaris (12),
3. Most 20th Place QualificationsLotus (31)
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (558),
2. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (358),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (426),
4. Most Podium Finishes Alain Prost (91),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (112),
6. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (112),
7. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (141),
8. Most 2nd Place Finishes Alain Prost (31),
9. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (101),
10. Most 10th Place FinishesLotus (38),
11. Most Races LedFerrari (251),
12. Most Races Led Alain Prost (69),
13. Most Laps LedFerrari (6873),
14. Most Race EntriesLotus (1218),
15. Most Race Entries Riccardo Patrese (216),
16. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyColoni (45),
17. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (115),
18. Most 2nd Place Qualifications Alain Prost (49),
19. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (94)

Championships
1  Ayrton Senna 48 
2  Nigel Mansell 23 
up
3  Riccardo Patrese 22 
down
4  Alain Prost 17 
up
5  Nélson Piquet 16 
down
6  Gerhard Berger 10 
7  Stefano Modena 9 
8  Jean Alesi 8 
up
9  Andrea de Cesaris 7 
down
10  Roberto Moreno 5 
11  J J Lehto 4 
12  Pierluigi Martini 3 
13  Bertrand Gachot 2 
  Mika Häkkinen 2 
  Satoru Nakajima 2 
16  Éric Bernard 1 
  Aguri Suzuki 1 
  Julian Bailey 1 
  Emanuele Pirro 1 
1 McLaren / Honda 58 
2 Williams / Renault 45 
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 25 
up
4 Benetton / Ford 21 
down
5 Tyrrell / Honda 11 
6 Jordan / Ford 9 
7 Dallara / Judd 5 
8 Minardi / Ferrari 3 
9 Lotus / Judd 3 
10 Lola / Ford 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 5Car 6Car 5
EntrantCanon Williams TeamCanon Williams TeamCanon Williams Team
Driver Nigel Mansell Riccardo Patrese Nigel Mansell
CarWilliams FW14Williams FW14Williams FW14
EngineRenault 3.5 V10Renault 3.5 V10Renault 3.5 V10
Time1:38'00.0561'14.5591'19.168
Speed188.271 km/h206.221 km/h194.215 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Pre-Qualifying - Qualification
Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led