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1991 Spanish GP
1990 Japanese GP

1991 Japanese GP

1991 Australian GP
1992 Japanese GP
 XVII  Fuji Television Japanese Grand Prix


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

Details
DateSunday 20 October 1991
Start time14:00
EventJapanese GP
CircuitSuzuka
Event FormatRace of 53 laps
Race15 of 16
Championship race515
Circuit
Laps53
Circuit Perimeter5864 m
Race Distance5864 × 53 = 310.792 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries32
Qualifiers26
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Karl Wendlinger (Driver),
Naoki Hattori (Driver),
   Suzuka (5864 m) (Circuit Layout)
MilestonesCar 2 - 500th Race Entry (Car Number)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (566),
2. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (434),
3. Most RetirementsLotus (537),
4. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (116),
5. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Alain Prost (116),
6. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (103),
7. Most Races Led Ayrton Senna (72),
8. Most Laps Led Ayrton Senna (2561),
9. Most Race EntriesLotus (1234),
10. Most Race Entries Riccardo Patrese (224),
11. Most Failures to Pre-QualifyColoni (52),
12. Most 3rd Place Qualifications Nigel Mansell (28),
13. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (121),
14. Most 4th Place Qualifications Alain Prost (26),
15. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (101),
16. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a SeasonFerrari (10),
17. Most 6th Place Qualifications in a Season Jean Alesi (8)

Championships
1  Ayrton Senna 91 
2  Nigel Mansell 69 
3  Riccardo Patrese 52 
4  Gerhard Berger 41 
up
5  Alain Prost 34 
down
6  Nélson Piquet 25 
7  Jean Alesi 21 
8  Stefano Modena 10 
9  Andrea de Cesaris 9 
10  Roberto Moreno 8 
11  Pierluigi Martini 6 
12  J J Lehto 4 
13  Bertrand Gachot 4 
  Michael Schumacher 4 
15  Martin Brundle 2 
up
  Mika Häkkinen 2 
  Satoru Nakajima 2 
18  Aguri Suzuki 1 
down
  Emanuele Pirro 1 
down
  Mark Blundell 1 
down
  Ivan Capelli 1 
down
  Julian Bailey 1 
down
  Éric Bernard 1 
down
1 McLaren / Honda 132 
up
2 Williams / Renault 121 
down
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 55 
4 Benetton / Ford 37 
5 Jordan / Ford 13 
6 Tyrrell / Honda 12 
7 Minardi / Ferrari 6 
8 Dallara / Judd 5 
9 Lotus / Judd 3 
 Brabham / Yamaha 3 
up
11 Lola / Ford 2 
down
12 Leyton House / Ilmor 1 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 2Car 1
EntrantHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLarenHonda Marlboro McLaren
Driver Gerhard Berger Gerhard Berger Ayrton Senna
CarMcLaren MP4/6McLaren MP4/6McLaren MP4/6
EngineHonda 3.5 V12Honda 3.5 V12Honda 3.5 V12
Time1:32'10.6951'34.7001'41.532
Speed202.298 km/h222.919 km/h207.919 km/h


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