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1985 Brazilian GP
1984 Portuguese GP

1985 Portuguese GP

1985 San Marino GP
1986 Portuguese GP
 XIV  Grande Premio de Portugal


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

Details
DateSunday 21 April 1985
Start time14:00
EventPortuguese GP
CircuitEstoril
Event FormatRace of 69 laps
Race2 of 16
Championship race406
Circuit
Laps67
Circuit Perimeter4350 m
Race Distance4350 × 69 = 300.150 km (scheduled)
4350 × 67 = 291.450 km (raced)
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionRight
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Cold, Rain
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers26
Finishers9
Championship Debutants
Zakspeed (Car Manufacturer),
Zakspeed (Engine Manufacturer),
   Zakspeed 841 (Car Model),
West Zakspeed Racing (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 30 - 250th Race Entry (Car Number)
Ayrton Senna - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
Ayrton Senna - 1st Win (Driver)
John Player Special Team Lotus - 1st Fastest Lap (Entrant)
John Player Special Team Lotus - 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
John Player Special Team Lotus - 1st Win (Entrant)
RAM - 50th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Renault - 20th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Most 4th Place Qualifications, Finishes and Fastest LapsElio de Angelis (2)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (337),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (469),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (305),
4. Most 2nd Place FinishesFerrari (120),
5. Most 8th Place FinishesFerrari (43),
6. Most 2nd Fastest LapsFerrari (49),
7. Most Race EntriesLotus (1016),
8. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (92)

Championships
1 Michele Alboreto 12 
up
2 Alain Prost 9 
down
 Ayrton Senna 9 
up
4 Elio de Angelis 7 
down
5 Patrick Tambay 6 
same
6 René Arnoux 3 
down
7 Nigel Mansell 2 
same
8 Stefan Bellof 1 
up
 Jacques Laffite 1 
down
1 Lotus / Renault 16 
up
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 15 
same
3 McLaren / TAG 9 
down
4 Renault / Renault 6 
same
5 Williams / Honda 2 
up
6 Ligier / Renault 1 
down
 Tyrrell / Ford 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 12Car 12Car 12
EntrantJohn Player Special Team LotusJohn Player Special Team LotusJohn Player Special Team Lotus
DriverAyrton SennaAyrton SennaAyrton Senna
CarLotus 97TLotus 97TLotus 97T
EngineRenault 1.5 V6TRenault 1.5 V6TRenault 1.5 V6T
Time2:00'28.0061'21.0071'44.121
Speed145.160 km/h193.317 km/h150.402 km/h


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