FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1985 Round 01 Brazil

The 1985 Brazilian Grand Prix was Round 1 of the 1985 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday, 7 April 1985. Michele Alboreto started on pole position for Ferrari and Alain Prost was the race winner in the McLaren TAG.

Brazilian Grand Prix 1985 Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
12Alain ProstFranceMcLaren TAGGoodyear611:41:26.1151:41:26.115--1:36.70234181.52969
227Michele AlboretoItalyFerrariGoodyear61+3.2591:41:29.374+3.259+3.2591:36.92537181.43216
311Elio de AngelisItalyLotus RenaultGoodyear60+1 lap1:42:16.4641 lap1 lap1:39.08031177.08834
428Rene ArnouxFranceFerrariGoodyear59+2 laps1:41:50.6472 laps1 lap1:38.34939174.87273
515Patrick TambayFranceRenaultGoodyear59+2 laps1:42:15.5092 laps+24.8621:40.45949174.163112
626Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier RenaultPirelli59+2 laps1:42:40.0292 laps+24.5201:40.57224173.470151
74Stefan JohanssonSwedenTyrrell FordGoodyear58+3 laps1:41:46.9653 laps1 lap1:41.92636172.01223
83Martin BrundleGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear58+3 laps1:42:09.3503 laps+22.3851:42.60617171.38421
910Philippe AlliotFranceRAM HartPirelli58+3 laps1:42:32.8973 laps+23.5471:43.11523170.72820
1016Derek WarwickGreat BritainRenaultGoodyear57+4 laps1:41:54.0244 laps1 lap1:39.71532168.85110
1118Thierry BoutsenBelgiumArrows BMWGoodyear57+4 laps1:41:55.3084 laps+1.2841:41.80930168.81512
1224Piercarlo GhinzaniItalyOsella Alfa RomeoPirelli57+4 laps1:41:56.2064 laps+0.8981:42.23443168.79122
139Manfred WinkelhockGermanyRAM HartPirelli57+4 laps1:41:58.5274 laps+2.3211:44.2368168.72716
DNF17Gerhard BergerAustriaArrows BMWGoodyear51Suspension1:30:25.5041:42.58839170.24919
DNF12Ayrton SennaBrazilLotus RenaultGoodyear48Electrical1:20:58.0331:38.44032178.9524
DNF23Eddie CheeverUnited StatesAlfa RomeoGoodyear42Engine1:15:25.9961:41.85524168.07018
DNF29Pierluigi MartiniItalyMinardi FordPirelli41Engine1:37:55.0341:45.66227126.39525
DNF1Niki LaudaAustriaMcLaren TAGGoodyear27Fuel System58:29.6611:38.09815139.3339
DNF25Andrea de CesarisItalyLigier RenaultPirelli26Accident43:55.9481:40.0087178.64613
DNF22Riccardo PatreseItalyAlfa RomeoGoodyear20Puncture35:08.9711:41.8122171.75714
DNF6Keke RosbergFinlandWilliams HondaGoodyear10Turbo16:48.3551:38.6782179.6152
DNF8Francois HesnaultFranceBrabham BMWPirelli9Accident15:39.0851:41.1515173.57717
DNF5Nigel MansellGreat BritainWilliams HondaGoodyear8Exhaust14:48.0331:39.9962163.1615
DNF21Mauro BaldiItalySpirit HartPirelli7Turbo1:21:20.6991:47.046225.97624
DNF7Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham BMWPirelli2Transmission3:29.0101:40.5582173.3088