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CART race number 12 of 15
Sunday, September 22, 1985 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
100 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (200.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:13:19
Average speed: 163.647 mph
Pole speed: 214.254 mph
Cautions: 2 for 17 laps
Margin of victory: .71 sec
Attendance: 30000
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1985 CART results   /   1985 standings

Qualifying results for this race:
Results not available.

OP: qualified via owners points
PC: qualified as past champion
PR: provisional
QR: via qualifying race
* - had to qualify on time

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:   Dale Coyne (#19), Gary Bettenhausen (#24), Dennis Firestone (#36)