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1985 French GP
1984 British GP

1985 British GP

1985 German GP
1986 British GP
 XXXVIII  Marlboro British Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 21 July 1985
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 66 laps
Race8 of 16
Championship race412
Circuit
Laps65
Circuit Perimeter4719 m
Race Distance4719 × 66 = 311.454 km (scheduled)
4719 × 65 = 306.735 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers26
Finishers11
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesMarc Surer - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
TAG - 10th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 3rd Fastest LapsNiki Lauda (15),
2. Most 5th Fastest LapsJacques Laffite (10),
3. Most 18th Fastest LapsEddie Cheever (8)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (345),
2. Most RetirementsLotus (451),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (477),
4. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (311),
5. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (124),
6. Most 10th Place FinishesLotus (32),
7. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (41),
8. Most 15th Fastest LapsRiccardo Patrese (9),
9. Most Race EntriesLotus (1028),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (76)

Championships
1 Michele Alboreto 37 
same
2 Alain Prost 35 
same
3 Elio de Angelis 26 
same
4 Keke Rosberg 18 
same
5 Stefan Johansson 16 
same
6 NÚlson Piquet 13 
up
7 Patrick Tambay 11 
down
8 Ayrton Senna 9 
same
9 Thierry Boutsen 6 
same
10 Jacques Laffite 6 
up
11 Nigel Mansell 5 
down
12 Stefan Bellof 4 
down
13 Derek Warwick 4 
up
14 RenÚ Arnoux 3 
down
 Andrea de Cesaris 3 
down
 Niki Lauda 3 
down
17 Marc Surer 1 
same
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 56 
same
2 McLaren / TAG 38 
up
3 Lotus / Renault 35 
down
4 Williams / Honda 23 
same
5 Renault / Renault 15 
same
6 Brabham / BMW 14 
same
7 Ligier / Renault 9 
up
8 Arrows / BMW 6 
down
9 Tyrrell / Ford 4 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 2Car 6Car 2
EntrantMarlboro McLaren InternationalCanon Williams Honda TeamMarlboro McLaren International
DriverAlain ProstKeke RosbergAlain Prost
CarMcLaren MP4/2BWilliams FW10McLaren MP4/2B
EngineTAG 1.5 V6THonda 1.5 V6TTAG 1.5 V6T
Time1:18'10.4361'05.5911'09.886
Speed235.425 km/h259.005 km/h243.087 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led