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03:50Interview

Kevin Schwantz starts on the second row

04:35Interview

Wayne Gardner on helping Mike Doohan win the championship

06:08Interview

Wayne Rainey thoughts on the championship

08:00Interview

Mike Doohan shares his thoughts

10:00Interview

John Kocinski talks about the team

12:25Starting grid

Driver line-up

12:44Start

Kevin Schwantz leads the race

17:38Interview

Mike Doohan and John Kocinski battle for second

19:25Battle

Mike Doohan fights for first

20:57Crash

Niall Mackenzie goes down

21:39Battle

Kevin Schwantz charges for first

22:35Overtake

Kevin Schwantz slips down the inside of Mike Doohan

23:55Battle

Mike Doohan sweeps into first

31:07Checkered flag

Kevin Schwantz holds off Mike Doohan

32:40Interview

Post-race interviews

34:53Starting grid

250cc starting grid

35:14Start

Carlos Cardus leads

36:23Heavy crash

Huge crash with 6 riders

37:14Crash

More riders crash out

38:24Crash

The leaders crash out as well

38:51Race stopped

Race stopped due to oil on track

39:58Restart

Race is underway again

41:21Battle

Helmet Bradl looking to pass

43:00Overtake

Carlos Cardus slides pass Loris Reggiani

43:35Overtake

Carlos Cardus takes Luca Cadalora

44:00Crash

Doriano Romboni kicks his bike after crashing

45:08Checkered flag

Helmet Bradl wins

46:42Interview

Post-race interviews

47:45Start

Sidecar championship

48:41Checkered flag

Rolf Biland and Kurt Waltisperg win the championship

Vitesse Du Mans Bike GP 1991

2018-03-2850:31
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Duke Classics - Bike GP

About

Le Mans was the setting for the Grand Prix de Vitesse. Both Wayne Rainey in the 500cc event and Luca Cadalora in the 250cc class were looking for third place or better to realise their respective World Championship dreams. Rainey's main rivals were Doohan and Schwantz. This is the race that features one of the most memorable head-to-head duels you're ever likely to see. Don't blink as they cross the finishing line - it's that close! Meanwhile Luca Cadalora and 15 other riders crashed on oil at the end of lap three in the 250cc event (in full view of our cameras) and the re-run was fraught with tension...

Channel:Duke Classic Videos
About this program:Duke Classics - Bike GP
Episode title:Vitesse Du Mans Bike GP 1991
Season:1990's
Episode number:7
Date:1991-09-8
Run time:50:31
Category:Racing coverage
Production:Duke
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