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05:55Start

250cc race start: Carlos Lavado leads

09:12Battle

Freddie Spencer and Anton Mang swap for for first

14:05Crash

An Austrian is out

19:18Battle

Battles for fourth and eleventh

20:07Checkered flag

Freddie Spencer wins the 250cc race - race results

21:30Interview

Freddie Spencer talks about riding in two classes

23:34Interview

Randy Mamola doesn't think anyone can beat Freddie Spencer

27:06Start

500cc race start: Thierry Espié collides with Mike Baldwin

31:30Battle

Freddie Spencer looks for a way into the lead

33:39Battle

Christian Sarron makes a beautiful move into second

35:12Run off

Eddie Lawson out brakes himself

38:16Overtake

Christian Sarron pushes Eddie Lawson back into third

40:45Race stopped

Race is stopped by rain

42:12Restart

The race is restarted

45:06Race action

Freddie Spencer leads

48:20Battle

Battle for the lead

52:08Checkered flag

Freddie Spencer is pronounced the overall winner - race results

55:01Start

Sidecar championship race start: Rolf Biland leads

58:04Race finish

Rolf Biland wins - race results

58:26Interview

Freddie Spencer wasn't sure he was going to win

Austrian Bike GP 1985

2018-09-051:00:31
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Duke Classics - Bike GP

About

Controversy surrounded the Austrian Grand Prix when rain forced the organisers to run the 500cc in two stages. Tension reached boiling point when wet-weather specialist Christian Sarron illegally swapped tyres on the line.

ChannelDuke Classic Videos
ProgramDuke Classics - Bike GP
Episode titleAustrian Bike GP 1985
Season1980's
Episode number46
Date1985-06-2
Run time1:00:31
CategoryRacing coverage
ProductionDuke
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