1985 Portugal Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Estoril circuit. Full information

1985 Portugal Grand Prix poster

1985 Portugal Grand Prix poster

1985 Portugal Grand Prix

1985 Portugal Grand Prix is 406th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Estoril circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Michele Alboreto and Patrick Tambay also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 67 laps (291 km).

Previous race: 1985 Brazil Grand Prix
Next race: 1985 San Marino Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1985 Portugal Grand Prix

73rd victory for the Lotus team
1st victory for the Ayrton Senna
4th podium for the Ayrton Senna
9th podium for the Michele Alboreto
10th podium for the Patrick Tambay

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1985 Portugal Grand Prix

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1985 Portugal Grand Prix

1985 Portugal Grand Prix

1985 Portugal Grand Prix

Lotus 97T - 1985 Portugal Grand Prix winner

Lotus 97T - 1985 Portugal Grand Prix winner

1985 Portugal Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Ayrton Senna 9.00  2h 00m 28.006s  ( 145.160 km/h ) 67 John Player Special Team Lotus
2 Michele Alboreto 6.00  2h 01m 30.984s  ( +1m 02.978s ) 67 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Patrick Tambay 4.00   66 Equipe Renault Elf
4 Elio De Angelis 3.00   66 John Player Special Team Lotus
5 Nigel Mansell 2.00   65 Canon Williams Honda Team
6 Stefan Bellof 1.00   65 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
7 Derek Warwick 0   65 Equipe Renault Elf
8 Stefan Johansson 0   62 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
9 Piercarlo Ghinzani 0   61 Osella Squadra Corse
nc Manfred Winkelhock 0   50 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Niki Lauda 0  Engine 49 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Engine 36 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
ab Alain Prost 0  Accident 30 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Handling 29 Equipe Ligier
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Handling 28 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Thierry Boutsen 0  Engine 28 Barclay Arrows BMW
ab Martin Brundle 0  Gear shift 20 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Mauro Baldi 0  Spin 19 Spirit Enterprises Ltd
ab Keke Rosberg 0  Accident 16 Canon Williams Honda Team
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Withdrew 15 Equipe Ligier
ab Gerhard Berger 0  Spin 12 Barclay Arrows BMW
ab Pierluigi Martini 0  Engine 12 Minardi F1 Team
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Collision 4 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
ab François Hesnault 0  Accident 3 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Accident 3 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Jonathan Palmer 0  Collision 2 West Zakspeed Racing
f Stefan Johansson 0  No tyres   Toleman Group Motorsport
f John Watson 0  No tyres   Toleman Group Motorsport

Qualifying Results for the 1985 Portugal Grand Prix on the Estoril circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna 1'21''007 John Player Special Team Lotus
2 Alain Prost 1'21''420 Marlboro McLaren International
3 Keke Rosberg 1'21''904 Canon Williams Honda Team
4 Elio De Angelis 1'22''159 John Player Special Team Lotus
5 Michele Alboreto 1'22''577 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Derek Warwick 1'23''084 Equipe Renault Elf
7 Niki Lauda 1'23''288 Marlboro McLaren International
8 Andrea De Cesaris 1'23''302 Equipe Ligier
9 Nigel Mansell 1'23''594 Canon Williams Honda Team
10 Nelson Piquet 1'23''618 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
11 Stefan Johansson 1'23''652 Toleman Group Motorsport
12 Patrick Tambay 1'24''111 Equipe Renault Elf
13 Riccardo Patrese 1'24''230 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
14 Eddie Cheever 1'24''563 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
15 Manfred Winkelhock 1'24''721 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
16 Thierry Boutsen 1'24''747 Barclay Arrows BMW
17 Gerhard Berger 1'24''842 Barclay Arrows BMW
18 Jacques Laffite 1'24''943 Equipe Ligier
19 François Hesnault 1'25''717 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
20 Philippe Alliot 1'26''187 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
21 Stefan Bellof 1'27''284 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
22 Martin Brundle 1'27''602 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
23 Jonathan Palmer 1'28''166 West Zakspeed Racing
24 Mauro Baldi 1'28''473 Spirit Enterprises Ltd
25 Pierluigi Martini 1'28''596 Minardi F1 Team
26 Piercarlo Ghinzani 1'30''855 Osella Squadra Corse
0 John Watson 0 Toleman Group Motorsport
0 Stefan Johansson 0 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC

List of all cars for the 1985 Portugal Grand Prix on the Estoril circuit

RAM 03

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Ligier JS25

Renault EF4B V6 t 1.5

Brabham BT54

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Osella FA1F

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Spirit 101D

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Zakspeed 841

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Ferrari 156/85

Ferrari 031 V6 t 1.5

Lotus 97T

Renault EF4 V6 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/2B

TAG Porsche P01 V6 t 1.5

Minardi M185

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 185T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Tyrrell 012

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Toleman TG185

Hart 415T L4 t 1.5

Williams FW10

Honda RA163E V6 t 1.5

Arrows A8

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Renault RE60

Renault EF4B V6 t 1.5