1985 USA Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Detroit circuit. Full information

1985 USA Grand Prix poster

1985 USA Grand Prix poster

1985 USA Grand Prix

1985 USA Grand Prix is 410th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Detroit circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position, Keke Rosberg won this race. This was his 4th victory. Stefan Johansson and Michele Alboreto also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 63 laps (253 km).

Previous race: 1985 Canada Grand Prix
Next race: 1985 France Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1985 USA Grand Prix

19th victory for the Williams team
4th victory for the Keke Rosberg
12th podium for the Keke Rosberg
2nd podium for the Stefan Johansson
12th podium for the Michele Alboreto

1985 USA Grand Prix

1985 USA Grand Prix

Williams FW10 - 1985 USA Grand Prix winner

Williams FW10 - 1985 USA Grand Prix winner

1985 USA Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Keke Rosberg 9.00  1h 55m 39.851s  ( 131.475 km/h ) 63 Canon Williams Honda Team
2 Stefan Johansson 6.00  1h 56m 37.400s  ( +57.549s ) 63 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Michele Alboreto 4.00  1h 56m 43.021s  ( +1m 03.170s ) 63 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Stefan Bellof 3.00  1h 56m 46.076s  ( +1m 06.225s ) 63 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
5 Elio De Angelis 2.00  1h 57m 06.817s  ( +1m 26.966s ) 63 John Player Special Team Lotus
6 Nelson Piquet 1.00   62 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
7 Thierry Boutsen 0   62 Barclay Arrows BMW
8 Marc Surer 0   62 Motor Racing Developments Ltd
9 Eddie Cheever 0   61 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
10 Andrea De Cesaris 0   61 Equipe Ligier
11 Gerhard Berger 0   60 Barclay Arrows BMW
12 Jacques Laffite 0  Fuel pump 58 Equipe Ligier
ab Ayrton Senna 0  Accident 51 John Player Special Team Lotus
ab Martin Brundle 0  Collision 30 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Collision 27 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Accident 26 Canon Williams Honda Team
ab Alain Prost 0  Accident 19 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Ignition 19 Benetton Team Alfa Romeo
ab Derek Warwick 0  Transmission 18 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Patrick Tambay 0  Accident 15 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Pierluigi Martini 0  Turbo 11 Minardi F1 Team
ab Niki Lauda 0  Brakes 10 Marlboro McLaren International
ab Teo Fabi 0  Clutch 4 Toleman Group Motorsport
ab Manfred Winkelhock 0  Turbo 3 Skoal Bandit Formula 1 Team
ab Piercarlo Ghinzani 0  Accident 0 Osella Squadra Corse

List of all cars for the 1985 USA Grand Prix on the Detroit circuit

RAM 03

Hart 415T 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

Alfa Romeo 185T

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5

Minardi M185

Motori Moderni 615-90 V6 t 1.5

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

Tyrrell 012

Ford Cosworth DFY V8 3.0

Ligier JS25

Renault EF4B V6 t 1.5

Brabham BT54

BMW M12/13 L4 t 1.5

Osella FA1G

Alfa Romeo 890T V8 t 1.5