1991-06-28 to 1991-06-30

World Superbike Austrian Round

Österreichring (Permanent circuit, 5.8530 km)
Attendance: 25,000
Event permit: IMN 02/6
Timekeepers: Zeitnehmung Steiermark
Entries: ? / Practised: 56 / Qualified: 36

Sessions

  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 28 Jun, Fri
  • No results.Free Practice 1
  • Results are available.Free Practice 2
  • 29 Jun, Sat
  • No results.Qualifying 1
  • No results.Qualifying 2
  • Qualifying times available.Overall qualifying
  • 30 Jun, Sun
  • No results.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Race 1
  • Results are available.Race 2
  • Race 1

    Scheduled duration: 18 laps
    Started: 35 / Classified: 28

    Scheduled start time: 12:00
    Weather: Cloudy / Track: Dry

    P.#RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
    13BelgiumStéphane MERTENSPirelli tyresDucati1834:07.905185.201:52.0382
    223USADoug POLENDunlop tyresDucati1834:08.1750.270185.181:51.8811
    31FranceRaymond ROCHEMichelin tyresDucati1834:08.8450.940185.121:52.0845
    44AustraliaRob PHILLISMichelin tyresKawasaki1834:09.1031.198185.091:52.5358
    525ItalyDavide TARDOZZIPirelli tyresDucati1834:23.79715.892183.781:53.4123
    67Great BritainTerry RYMERDunlop tyresYamaha1834:24.00016.095183.761:52.75211
    717GermanyUdo MARKDunlop tyresYamaha1834:42.79834.893182.101:53.76510
    827USAFred MERKELPirelli tyresHonda1834:42.97035.065182.081:53.7726
    910FinlandJari SUHONENMichelin tyresYamaha1834:48.21240.307181.631:54.79116
    1099FranceJean-Yves MOUNIERMichelin tyresYamaha1834:48.47040.565181.601:54.83814
    1124NetherlandsJeffry DE VRIESDunlop tyresYamaha1834:48.73140.826181.581:55.1317
    1248SpainDaniel AMATRIAÍNMichelin tyresHonda1834:48.92841.023181.561:54.87420
    1383ItalyFabrizio FURLANPirelli tyresHonda1834:49.40341.498181.521:54.84317
    1474SwitzerlandBruno BAMMERTMetzeler tyresYamaha1834:55.26547.360181.021:54.84315
    1535GermanyPeter RUBATTOMichelin tyresYamaha1834:58.47250.567180.741:54.97712
    1658SpainLuis Carlos MAURELMichelin tyresYamaha1835:02.03754.132180.431:54.70713
    1730SpainJuan LÓPEZ MELLAMichelin tyresHonda1835:09.6131:01.708179.781:53.78024
    1844AustriaStefan KLABACHERMichelin tyresHonda1835:10.7901:02.885179.681:55.73823
    1936GermanyAnton HEILERDunlop tyresYamaha1835:11.0881:03.183179.661:53.61622
    2032BelgiumRené DELABYMichelin tyresHonda1835:11.2851:03.380179.641:54.46327
    2141Great BritainSteve MANLEYMetzeler tyresYamaha1835:32.4361:24.531177.861:53.75830
    2251FranceBruno BONHUILMichelin tyresYamaha1835:35.0511:27.146177.641:55.29926
    2334ItalyMassimo MEREGALLIMichelin tyresYamaha1835:35.9641:28.059177.571:57.59034
    2449AustriaAndreas MEKLAUHonda1835:36.1651:28.260177.551:56.63831
    2538ItalyAldeo PRESCIUTTIDunlop tyresKawasaki1835:39.6221:31.717177.261:57.52929
    2645AustriaJosef DOPPLERHonda1835:39.7981:31.893177.251:56.78832
    2762SwitzerlandUrs ZWICKERDunlop tyresYamaha1835:49.3611:41.456176.461:57.21835
    2833HungaryÁrpád HARMATIMichelin tyresHonda1835:50.3861:42.481176.381:57.53828
    RT2ItalyFabrizio PIROVANOMichelin tyresYamaha1430:26.181Tyre161.531:52.8299
    RT60GermanyWolfgang HAMBACHDunlop tyresKawasaki1326:12.264Engine174.221:54.66433
    RT71South AfricaRussell Lee WOODMichelin tyresBimota1223:37.718Oil leak178.351:53.39825
    RT81AustriaKarl TRUCHSESSDunlop tyresKawasaki1121:22.804Accident180.681:54.69119
    RT9ItalyGiancarlo FALAPPAMichelin tyresDucati35:48.673Accident181.292:01.0704
    RT42AustriaChristian ZWEDORNMichelin tyresHonda36:27.803---163.002:01.09821
    RT37SwitzerlandAndreas HOFMANNMichelin tyresKawasaki24:20.462Engine161.802:09.67736
    NS76GermanySven SEIDELDunlop tyresSuzukiEngine18
    NS8ItalyBaldassarre MONTIPirelli tyresHondaInjured
    NS31SwitzerlandHuby MEIERMichelin tyresHondaInjured
    Fastest lap23USADoug POLENDunlop tyresDucati1:51.881188.33 km/h

    Rider notes

    #31 Meier: Suffered concussion in qualifying 2.

    #8 Monti: Suffered head injuries and broken wrist in qualifying 1.

    #76 Seidel: Engine failure in warm-up, then brakes jammed on spare bike before race 1.

    Sources:

    Official results/ 1991⁠-⁠xx⁠-⁠xx Screensport TV coverage/ Cycle News 1991⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠26 pg4/ Cycle News 1991⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠10 pg2/ Cycle News 1991⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠17 pg30⁠-⁠31/ El Mundo Deportivo 1991⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠29 pg45/ El Mundo Deportivo 1991⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠02 pg44/ France Moto Magazine 1991⁠-⁠08 pg13/ Le Soir 1991⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠28 pg23/ Le Soir 1991⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠01 pg26/ Moto Revue n2996 pg17/ Moto Revue n2999 pg36⁠-⁠37/ MOTOR SPORT aktuell 1991⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠19 pg46/ MOTOR SPORT aktuell 1991⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠26 pg17/ MOTOR SPORT aktuell 1991⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠03 pg14⁠-⁠15/ Photos by Pierluigi Capotondi