1991-06-07 to 1991-06-09

World Superbike United States Round

Brainerd (Permanent circuit, 4.9890 km)
Attendance: 20,000
Event permit: IMN 02/5
Timekeepers: AMA Timing & Scoring
Entries: ? / Practised: 33 / Qualified: 32


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

    Scheduled duration: 20 laps
    Started: 26 / Classified: 19

    Scheduled start time: 16:00
    Weather: Overcast / Track: Dry

    P.#RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
    123USADoug POLENDunlop tyresDucati2034:13.448174.93--.---2
    222USAScott RUSSELLDunlop tyresKawasaki2034:17.2583.810174.61--.---4
    33BelgiumStéphane MERTENSPirelli tyresDucati2034:19.4636.015174.421:41.5741
    427USAFred MERKELPirelli tyresHonda2034:23.2349.786174.10--.---3
    54AustraliaRob PHILLISMichelin tyresKawasaki2034:27.74214.294173.72--.---5
    62ItalyFabrizio PIROVANOMichelin tyresYamaha2034:40.90727.459172.62--.---7
    78ItalyBaldassarre MONTIPirelli tyresHonda2034:51.08137.633171.78--.---10
    839CanadaJacques GUENETTE Jr.Dunlop tyresKawasaki2035:22.7911:09.343169.21--.---15
    999FranceJean Yves MOUNIERMichelin tyresYamaha2035:25.0251:11.577169.04--.---20
    1024NetherlandsJeffry DE VRIESDunlop tyresYamaha2035:28.0661:14.618168.80--.---16
    115Great BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresHonda2035:32.1021:18.654168.48--.---19
    1267Great BritainNiall MACKENZIEMichelin tyresHonda2035:46.6211:33.173167.34--.---21
    1374CanadaRueben McMURTERDunlop tyresHonda2035:49.3031:35.855167.13--.---14
    1451FranceBruno BONHUILMichelin tyresYamaha2035:58.8801:45.432166.39--.---17
    1546USABritt TURKINGTONDunlop tyresSuzuki2036:29.0312:15.583164.09--.---25
    1664ItalyAdriano NARDUCCIMichelin tyresDucati20--.-----.-----.---27
    1775USABob SANDYKawasaki2036:55.0972:41.649162.16--.---29
    1835USAChristian GARDNERYamaha2037:19.7413:06.293160.38--.---32
    1958USATodd STRANGYamaha2037:39.5513:26.103158.97--.---31
    RT9ItalyGiancarlo FALAPPAMichelin tyresDucati10--.---Accident--.---8
    RT94FranceChristophe GUYOTMichelin tyresHonda6--.--------.---24
    RT26USAJames ADAMOMichelin tyresDucati4--.--------.---18
    RT76USATom KIPPDunlop tyresYamaha1--.--------.---13
    RT88USAMike HARTHMichelin tyresYamaha1--.--------.---23
    NR34SpainJuan LÓPEZ MELLAMichelin tyresHondaOil leak22
    NR98USAJohn HOPPERSTADMichelin tyresYamahaAccident26
    NS11USAJamie JAMESDunlop tyresYamahaWithdrew6
    NS7Great BritainTerry RYMERDunlop tyresYamahaInjured9
    NS77USAThomas STEVENSDunlop tyresYamahaWithdrew11
    NS1FranceRaymond ROCHEMichelin tyresDucatiInjured12
    NS89USARick KIRKHondaNot started28
    NS79USARay YODER Jr.SuzukiNot started30
    Fastest lap3BelgiumStéphane MERTENSPirelli tyresDucati1:41.574176.82 km/h

    Red-flagged on lap 1 due to accident involving Hopperstad and lack of time for medical car to evacuate circuit safely. Re-started over 20 laps. Red-flagged on lap 11 due to accident involving Falappa. Re-started over 10 laps - aggregate times.

    Rider notes

    #11 James, #77 Stevens: Team withdrew due to lack of competitive equipment.

    #34 López Mella, #98 Hopperstad: Did not take part in first re-start.

    #1 Roche: Broke toe in qualifying.

    #7 Rymer: Separated collarbone in qualifying.


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