1985 Portland Champ Cars in CART at the Portland circuit. Full information

1985 Portland Champ Cars

1985 Portland Champ Cars is 82nd CART race. Passed at the Portland circuit. Danny Sullivan won the pole position, Mario Andretti won this race. This was his 12th victory. Al Unser jr and Emerson Fittipaldi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 104 laps (322 km).

Previous race: 1985 Milwaukee Champ Cars
Next race: 1985 Meadowlands Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1985 Portland Champ Cars

11th victory for the Newman-Haas Racing team
12th victory for the Mario Andretti
32nd podium for the Mario Andretti
6th podium for the Al Unser jr
2nd podium for the Emerson Fittipaldi

Lola T900 - 1985 Portland Champ Cars winner

Lola T900 #1 - 1985 Portland Champ Cars winner

1985 Portland Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Mario Andretti Lola T900, #1 20 1h 51m 35.524s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
2 Al Unser jr Lola T900, #30 17 1h 52m 13.024s 0 Shierson Racing
3 Emerson Fittipaldi March 85C, #40 14 1h 52m 32.324s 0 Patrick Racing
4 Al Unser March 85C, #5 12 103 laps 0 Penske Racing
5 Kevin Cogan March 85C, #18 10 102 laps 0 Kraco Racing
6 Scott Brayton March 85C, #37 8 102 laps 0 Brayton Racing
7 Michael Roe Lola T900, #71 6 102 laps 0 Hemelgarn Racing
8 Pete Halsmer March 85C, #59 5 102 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
9 Johnny Rutherford March 85C, #21 4 100 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
10 Bruno Giacomelli March 85C, #20 3 99 laps Out of fuel 0 Patrick Racing
11 Raul Boesel March 85C, #22 2 97 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
12 Josele Garza March 85C, #55 1 96 laps Mechanical 0 Machinists Union Racing
13 Pancho Carter March 85C, #6 0 96 laps 0 Galles Racing
14 Geoff Brabham March 85C, #7 0 94 laps Engine 0 Galles Racing
15 Roberto Guerrero March 85C, #9 0 68 laps Accident 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
16 Jan Lammers March 85C, #43 0 59 laps Transmission 0 Armstrong Mould Racing Team
17 Howdy Holmes Lola T900, #33 0 59 laps Gear lever 0 Forsythe Racing
18 Dennis Firestone March 84C, #36 0 56 laps Handling 0 BC Pace Racing
19 Ed Pimm Eagle 85, #98 0 55 laps Engine 0 Gurney-Curb Racing
20 Bobby Rahal March 85C, #3 0 54 laps Oil leak 0 Truesports
21 Arie Luyendyk Lola T900, #61 0 50 laps Engine 0 Provimi Veal Racing
22 Randy Lanier Lola T900, #57 0 46 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing
23 Jacques Villeneuve March 85C, #76 0 43 laps Oil leak 0 Canadian Tire Racing
24 Tom Sneva Lola T900, #2 0 32 laps Transmission 0 Gurney-Curb Racing
25 Chico Serra Theodore T84, #15 0 29 laps Engine 0 Ensign Racing
26 Bill Whittington Lola T900, #12 0 10 laps Overheating 0 Arciero Racing
27 Danny Sullivan March 85C, #4 1 7 laps Steering 0 Penske Racing
28 Michael Andretti March 85C, #99 0 4 laps Engine 0 Kraco Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1985 Portland Champ Cars on the Portland circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Danny Sullivan March 85C, #4 59.932s Penske Racing
2 Al Unser jr Lola T900, #30 59.977s Shierson Racing
3 Bobby Rahal March 85C, #3 59.995s Truesports
4 Mario Andretti Lola T900, #1 1m 0.159s Newman-Haas Racing
5 Geoff Brabham March 85C, #7 1m 0.298s Galles Racing
6 Emerson Fittipaldi March 85C, #40 1m 0.495s Patrick Racing
7 Roberto Guerrero March 85C, #9 1m 0.532s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
8 Bruno Giacomelli March 85C, #20 1m 0.656s Patrick Racing
9 Jacques Villeneuve March 85C, #76 1m 1.221s Canadian Tire Racing
10 Arie Luyendyk Lola T900, #61 1m 1.227s Provimi Veal Racing
11 Pete Halsmer March 85C, #59 1m 1.257s Machinists Union Racing
12 Raul Boesel March 85C, #22 1m 1.415s Dick Simon Racing
13 Ed Pimm Eagle 85, #98 1m 1.598s Gurney-Curb Racing
14 Michael Roe Lola T900, #71 1m 1.606s Hemelgarn Racing
15 Tom Sneva Lola T900, #2 1m 1.635s Gurney-Curb Racing
16 Josele Garza March 85C, #55 1m 1.695s Machinists Union Racing
17 Bill Whittington Lola T900, #12 1m 1.699s Arciero Racing
18 Michael Andretti March 85C, #99 1m 1.701s Kraco Racing
19 Al Unser March 85C, #5 1m 1.748s Penske Racing
20 Johnny Rutherford March 85C, #21 1m 1.848s Alex Foods Racing
21 Scott Brayton March 85C, #37 1m 1.978s Brayton Racing
22 Howdy Holmes Lola T900, #33 1m 1.981s Forsythe Racing
23 Kevin Cogan March 85C, #18 1m 2.111s Kraco Racing
24 Jan Lammers March 85C, #43 1m 2.177s Armstrong Mould Racing Team
25 Pancho Carter March 85C, #6 1m 2.922s Galles Racing
26 Chico Serra Theodore T84, #15 1m 3.014s Ensign Racing
27 Dennis Firestone March 84C, #36 1m 3.574s BC Pace Racing
28 Randy Lanier Lola T900, #57 1m 3.643s Arciero Racing

List of all cars for the 1985 Portland Champ Cars on the Portland circuit

Lola T800

Chevrolet

Lola T900

Cosworth

March 85C

Chevrolet

March 85C

Cosworth

Theodore T84

Cosworth

Eagle 85

Cosworth

March 84C

Cosworth