1985 Indianapolis 500

The 1985 Indianapolis 500 was the 69th running of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing”. The event was held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indiana, United States on Sunday, 26 May 1985. Pancho Carter started on pole position and Danny Sullivan was the race winner.

1985 Indianapolis 500 Race Result
Pos.No.DriverChassisEngineTireStartedLapsTotal TimeLaps LedStatusAvg. SpeedPrize Money
15Danny SullivanMarchCosworthGoodyear82003:16:06.0667Running152.982$517,663
23Mario AndrettiLolaCosworthGoodyear4200+2.477107Running152.95$290,363
39Roberto GuerreroMarchCosworthGoodyear162000Running152.832$157,113
411Al UnserMarchCosworthGoodyear71990Running$102,533
576Johnny ParsonsMarchCosworthGoodyear261980Running$98,863
621Johnny RutherfordMarchCosworthGoodyear301980Running$119,583
761Arie LuyendykLolaCosworthGoodyear201980Running$99,233
899Michael AndrettiMarchCosworthGoodyear151960Running$76,813
998Ed PimmEagleCosworthGoodyear221950Running$79,463
1033Howdy HolmesLolaCosworthGoodyear191940Running$88,088
1118Kevin CoganMarchCosworthGoodyear321910Running$73,663
1229Derek DalyLolaCosworthGoodyear311890Running$77,963
1340Emerson FittipaldiMarchCosworthGoodyear518811Fuel line$78,163
1412Bill WhittingtonMarchCosworthGoodyear121830Accident$69,333
1543John Paul Jr.MarchCosworthGoodyear241640Accident$68,563
1634Jim CrawfordLolaCosworthGoodyear271420Electrical$72,383
1725Danny OngaisMarchCosworthGoodyear171410Engine$64,913
1823Raul BoeselMarchCosworthGoodyear231340Radiator$83,633
197Geoff BrabhamMarchCosworthGoodyear91300Engine$66,871
202Tom SnevaEagleCosworthGoodyear131230Accident$63,163
211Rick MearsMarchCosworthGoodyear101220Linkage$67,333
2284Chip GanassiMarchCosworthGoodyear251210Fuel line$57,833
2360Rich VoglerMarchCosworthGoodyear331190Accident$71,183
2420Don WhittingtonMarchCosworthGoodyear6970Engine$60,683
2530Al Unser Jr.LolaCosworthGoodyear11910Engine$60,133
2622Dick SimonMarchCosworthGoodyear14860Oil pressure$64,833
2710Bobby RahalMarchCosworthGoodyear38414Waste gate$83,463
2814A.J. FoytMarchCosworthGoodyear21620Front wing$53,863
2997Tony Bettenhausen Jr.LolaCosworthGoodyear29310Wheel bearing$63,613
3037Scott BraytonMarchBuickGoodyear2191Cylinder wall$86,863
3155Josele GarzaMarchCosworthGoodyear18150Engine$59,083
3244George SniderMarchChevroletGoodyear28130Engine$53,263
336Pancho CarterMarchBuickGoodyear160Oil pump$121,533