1985 Road America Champ Cars in CART at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Full information

1985 Road America Champ Cars

1985 Road America Champ Cars is 86th CART race. Passed at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Danny Sullivan won the pole position, Jacques Villeneuve won this race. This was his 1st victory. Michael Andretti and Alan Jones also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (326 km).

Previous race: 1985 Michigan 500
Next race: 1985 Pocono 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1985 Road America Champ Cars

1st victory for the Canadian Tire Racing team
1st victory for the Jacques Villeneuve
1st podium for the Jacques Villeneuve
6th podium for the Michael Andretti
1st podium for the Alan Jones

March 85C - 1985 Road America Champ Cars winner

March 85C - 1985 Road America Champ Cars winner

1985 Road America Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jacques Villeneuve 20 1h 45m 12.15s 0 Canadian Tire Racing
2 Michael Andretti 16 1h 45m 22.17s 0 Kraco Racing
3 Alan Jones 14 50 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
4 Bobby Rahal 12 50 laps 0 Truesports
5 Emerson Fittipaldi 10 50 laps 0 Patrick Racing
6 Arie Luyendyk 8 50 laps 0 Provimi Veal Racing
7 Al Unser 6 50 laps 0 Penske Racing
8 Raul Boesel 5 49 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
9 Enrique Mansilla 4 48 laps Spun 0 Hemelgarn Racing
10 Howdy Holmes 3 48 laps 0 Forsythe Racing
11 Ed Pimm 2 47 laps 0 Gurney-Curb Racing
12 Herm Johnson 1 45 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
13 Danny Sullivan 1 43 laps 0 Penske Racing
14 Randy Lanier 0 41 laps 0 Arciero Racing
15 Geoff Brabham 0 41 laps 0 Galles Racing
16 Roberto Moreno 0 39 laps Spun 0 Galles Racing
17 Al Unser jr 1 36 laps Accident 0 Shierson Racing
18 Josele Garza 0 34 laps Accident 0 Machinists Union Racing
19 Roberto Guerrero 0 25 laps Puncture 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
20 Dennis Firestone 0 23 laps Clutch 0 BC Pace Racing
21 Tom Sneva 0 17 laps Wheel 0 Gurney-Curb Racing
22 Bruno Giacomelli 0 14 laps Spun 0 Patrick Racing
23 Dale Coyne 0 11 laps Half shaft 0 Dale Coyne Racing
24 Bill Whittington 0 6 laps Gearbox 0 Arciero Racing
25 Kevin Cogan 0 6 laps Engine 0 Kraco Racing
26 Steve Chassey 0 1 laps Clutch 0 Gohr Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1985 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Danny Sullivan 1m 52.029s Penske Racing
2 Bobby Rahal 1m 52.741s Truesports
3 Roberto Moreno 1m 53.072s Galles Racing
4 Jacques Villeneuve 1m 53.243s Canadian Tire Racing
5 Roberto Guerrero 1m 53.627s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
6 Arie Luyendyk 1m 54.442s Provimi Veal Racing
7 Geoff Brabham 1m 54.682s Galles Racing
8 Al Unser jr 1m 54.977s Shierson Racing
9 Raul Boesel 1m 55.037s Dick Simon Racing
10 Michael Andretti 1m 55.482s Kraco Racing
11 Al Unser 1m 56.662s Penske Racing
12 Alan Jones 1m 57.052s Newman-Haas Racing
13 Bill Whittington 1m 57.642s Arciero Racing
14 Josele Garza 1m 57.821s Machinists Union Racing
15 Howdy Holmes 1m 58.235s Forsythe Racing
16 Emerson Fittipaldi 1m 58.613s Patrick Racing
17 Enrique Mansilla 1m 59.066s Hemelgarn Racing
18 Kevin Cogan 1m 59.356s Kraco Racing
19 Tom Sneva 1m 59.694s Gurney-Curb Racing
20 Randy Lanier 2m 0.635s Arciero Racing
21 Ed Pimm 2m 0.707s Gurney-Curb Racing
22 Dennis Firestone 2m 0.847s BC Pace Racing
23 Steve Chassey 2m 4.395s Gohr Racing
24 Bruno Giacomelli Spun Patrick Racing
25 Herm Johnson 2m 6.747s Leader Card Racers
26 Dale Coyne 2m 13.586s Dale Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1985 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Eagle 85

Cosworth

Lola T800

Chevrolet

Lola T900

Cosworth

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Chevrolet

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Cosworth