FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1985 Round 16 Australia

The 1985 Australian Grand Prix was Round 16 of the 1985 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Adelaide, Australia on Sunday, 3 November 1985. Ayrton Senna started on pole position in the Lotus Renault and Keke Rosberg was the race winner in the Williams Honda.

Australian Grand Prix 1985 Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapStartedPoints
16Keke RosbergFinlandWilliams HondaGoodyear822:00:40.4732:00:40.473--1:23.7585739
226Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier RenaultPirelli82+43.1302:01:23.603+43.130+43.1301:25.46941206
325Philippe StreiffFranceLigier RenaultPirelli82+1:28.5362:02:09.009+1:28.536+45.4061:25.03262184
44Ivan CapelliItalyTyrrell RenaultGoodyear81+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:26.49747223
528Stefan JohanssonSwedenFerrariGoodyear81+1 lap1 lap1:24.33774152
617Gerhard BergerAustriaArrows BMWGoodyear81+1 lap1 lap1:26.2167471
724Huub RothengatterNetherlandsOsella Alfa RomeoPirelli78+4 laps4 laps3 laps1:28.9425225
829Pierluigi MartiniItalyMinardi Motor ModerniPirelli78+4 laps4 laps1:28.3665223
DNF12Ayrton SennaBrazilLotus RenaultGoodyear62Engine20 laps16 laps1:24.140371
DNF27Michele AlboretoItalyFerrariGoodyear61Transmission21 laps1 lap1:24.642575
DNF1Niki LaudaAustriaMcLaren TAGGoodyear57Accident25 laps4 laps1:24.4985416
DNF16Derek WarwickGreat BritainRenaultGoodyear57Transmission25 laps1:26.3135612
NC3Martin BrundleGreat BritainTyrrell RenaultGoodyear49+33 Laps33 laps8 laps1:27.2232517
DNF8Marc SurerSwitzerlandBrabham BMWPirelli42Engine40 laps7 laps1:25.751246
DNF22Riccardo PatreseItalyAlfa RomeoGoodyear42Exhaust40 laps1:28.675814
DNF19Teo FabiItalyToleman HartPirelli40Engine42 laps2 laps1:28.5353024
DNF18Thierry BoutsenBelgiumArrows BMWGoodyear37Oil Leak45 laps3 laps1:26.6681411
DNF20Piercarlo GhinzaniItalyToleman HartPirelli28Clutch54 laps9 laps1:28.809621
DNF2Alain ProstFranceMcLaren TAGGoodyear26Engine56 laps2 laps1:25.388264
DNF15Patrick TambayFranceRenaultGoodyear20Transmission62 laps6 laps1:26.819208
DNF33Alan JonesAustraliaLola HartGoodyear20Electrical62 laps1:27.504619
DSQ11Elio de AngelisItalyLotus RenaultGoodyear18Disqualified64 laps2 laps1:26.913810
DNF7Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham BMWPirelli14Fire68 laps4 laps1:27.15589
DNF23Eddie CheeverUnited StatesAlfa RomeoGoodyear5Engine77 laps9 laps1:27.744513
DNF5Nigel MansellGreat BritainWilliams HondaGoodyear1Transmission81 laps4 laps2:23.61412