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1985 Molson Indy 300


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CART race number 11 of 15
Sunday, September 8, 1985 at Sanair Super Speedway, St. Pie., Quebec
225 laps on a 0.833 mile paved track (187.425 miles)

Time of race: 2:03:54
Average speed: 89.993 mph
Pole speed: 146.834 mph
Cautions: 8 for 80 laps
Margin of victory: .10 sec
Attendance: 18500
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1985 CART results   /   1985 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11221   Johnny Rutherford Vermont American   (Alex Morales)March / Cosworth22568338running1720
2 66   Pancho Carter Valvoline / Buick Hawk   (Rick Galles)March / Cosworth22548480running1116
31530   Al Unser, Jr. Domino's Pizza   (Douglas Shierson)Lola / Cosworth22541153running714
4147   Geoff Brabham Coors Light   (Rick Galles)March / Cosworth22534533running012
5 74   Danny Sullivan Miller American   (Roger Penske)March / Cosworth22431473running3210
61655   Josele Garza Schaefer   (Machinist Union Racing Team)March / Cosworth22328413running08
7242   Tom Sneva Skoal Bandit   (Dan Gurney / Mike Curb)Lola / Cosworth22315200running06
81098   Ed Pimm Skoal Bandit   (Dan Gurney / Mike Curb)Eagle / Cosworth22322293running15
92518   Kevin Cogan Kraco / Wolff Systems   (Kraco Enterprises)March / Cosworth21814233running04
10 13   Bobby Rahal Budweiser   (Jim Trueman)March / Cosworth20818261crash454
111376   Jacques Villeneuve Canadian Tire   (David Billes)March / Cosworth20813262crash02
121771   Enrique Mansilla Living Well / SPA*ErobicsMarch / Cosworth20113650crash01
13 45   Al Unser Pennzoil Z-7   (Roger Penske)March / Cosworth19816173crash851
141836   Dennis Firestone Pace ElectronicsLola / Cosworth16716173engine0 
15 81   Mario Andretti Beatrice   (Newman Haas Racing)Lola / Cosworth15417703hose clamp0 
16 520   Bruno Giacomelli STP Oil Treatment   (Pat Patrick)March / Cosworth13314643running0 
172222   Dick Simon Break Free   (Dick Simon)March / Cosworth8614643running0 
18 361   Arie Luyendyk Provimi Veal   (Provimi Racing)Lola / Cosworth7814643crash0 
191199   Michael Andretti Electrolux / Kraco   (Kraco Enterprises)March / Cosworth4414643ignition0 
20 967   Jim Crawford Canadian TireMarch / Cosworth404590crash0 
212133   Howdy Holmes Jiffy Mixes   (Gerry Forsythe)Lola / Cosworth4014643crash0 
222324   Gary Bettenhausen Menard   (Leader Card)March / Cosworth329643engine0 
23 29   Roberto Guerrero True Value   (Bignotti-Cotter)March / Cosworth2815147crash27 
242014   A.J. Foyt Copenhagen / Gilmore   (A.J. Foyt)March / Cosworth234590suspension0 
251940   Emerson Fittipaldi 7-Eleven / STP   (Pat Patrick)March / Cosworth014643crash0 

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11111   #20 spun turn 1 
122716  
283912   #9 accident turn 2 
40401  
415212   #33,67 accident turn 1 
536816  
697810   debris turn 1 
79791  
80856   #61 accident turn 4 
8613550  
1361405   #20 spun turn 2 
14119858  
1992057   #5 brushed wall turn 2 
2062083  
20922517   #3,76 accident turn 1 
  Percent of race run under caution: 35.6%             Average green flag run: 20.7 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Roberto Guerrero12727
  Bobby Rahal286942
  Pancho Carter708011
  Al Unser8113656
  Ed Pimm1371371
  Al Unser1381403
  Danny Sullivan14117232
  Al Unser17319826
  Al Unser, Jr.1992057
  Bobby Rahal2062083
  Johnny Rutherford20922517

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Al Unser, Jr. 106    
2   Mario Andretti 100   -6  
2   Al Unser 100   -6  
4   Emerson Fittipaldi 97   -9  
5   Danny Sullivan 84   -22  
6   Bobby Rahal 63   -43  
7   Tom Sneva 56   -50  
8   Jacques Villeneuve 54   -52  
9   Johnny Rutherford 47   -59  
10   Michael Andretti 39   -67  
11   Geoff Brabham 37   -69  
12   Rick Mears 35   -71  
13   Kevin Cogan 32   -74  
14   Pancho Carter 28   -78  
15   Arie Luyendyk 27   -79  
16   Ed Pimm 26   -80  
17   Josele Garza 25   -81  
18   Bruno Giacomelli 24   -82  
19   Roberto Guerrero 22   -84  
20   Jim Crawford 16   -90