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1985 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

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1985 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 1985 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race held at Longchamp on Sunday 6 October 1985. It was the 64th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.


The winner was Rainbow Quest, a four-year-old colt trained in Great Britain by Jeremy Tree. The winning jockey was Pat Eddery. Sagace finished first by a neck from Rainbow Quest with Kozana two lengths away in third. After a steward's inquiry and an objection from the rider of the runner-up, the places of the first two horses was reversed.

The winning time was 2m 29.5s.

Race details

  • Sponsor: Trusthouse Forte
  • Purse:
  • Going: Good to firm
  • Distance: 2,400 metres
  • Number of runners: 15
  • Winner's time: 2m 29.5s
  • Full result

  • Abbreviations: shd = short-head; nk = neck
  • Winner's details

    Further details of the winner, Rainbow Quest.

  • Sex: Colt
  • Foaled: 15 May 1981
  • Country: United States
  • Sire: Blushing Groom; Dam: I Will Follow (Herbager)
  • Owner: Khalid Abdullah
  • Breeder: Alan Clore
  • References

    1985 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Wikipedia

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