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1981 WINSTON CUP SERIES

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Rank +/- Driver Points Back Starts Pole Win Top-5 Top-10 Winnings
1 -- Darrell Waltrip 4185 0 27 11 10 18 21 $436,390
2 -- Bobby Allison 4132 -53 27 2 4 17 22 $453,775
3 -- Harry Gant 3743 -442 27 3 0 12 16 $204,725
4 -- Ricky Rudd 3620 -565 27 3 0 13 16 $303,835
5 +1 Dale Earnhardt 3491 -694 27 0 0 8 15 $297,160
6 -1 Terry Labonte 3486 -699 27 2 0 7 14 $234,165
7 +1 Jody Ridley 3447 -738 27 0 1 2 15 $188,580
8 -1 Richard Petty 3404 -781 27 0 3 11 14 $335,500
9 -- Dave Marcis 3163 -1022 27 1 0 4 9 $132,560
10 -- Benny Parsons 3111 -1074 27 0 3 10 11 $245,425
11 -- Kyle Petty 2976 -1209 27 0 0 1 9 $86,465
12 -- Buddy Arrington 2926 -1259 27 0 0 0 6 $100,560
13 -- Jimmy Means 2857 -1328 27 0 0 0 2 $82,875
14 -- Morgan Shepherd 2841 -1344 25 1 1 3 9 $142,105
15 -- Tommy Gale 2740 -1445 26 0 0 0 0 $83,705
16 -- Tim Richmond 2680 -1505 25 0 0 0 6 $74,085
17 -- J.D. McDuffie 2586 -1599 24 0 0 0 1 $80,220
18 -- Lake Speed 2453 -1732 23 0 0 0 6 $71,240
19 -- James Hylton 2453 -1732 25 0 0 0 0 $71,590
20 +2 Joe Millikan 2229 -1956 19 0 0 2 8 $111,475
21 -- Cecil Gordon 2202 -1983 24 0 0 0 0 $51,700
22 -2 Richard Childress 2144 -2041 20 0 0 1 1 $69,915
23 +1 Ron Bouchard 2132 -2053 18 1 1 4 10 $116,250
24 +1 Ronnie Thomas 2071 -2114 22 0 0 0 0 $51,780
25 -2 Neil Bonnett 2056 -2129 18 1 2 6 7 $134,790
26 -- Cale Yarborough 1868 -2317 15 2 2 5 9 $137,965
27 -- Mike Alexander 1784 -2401 19 0 0 0 3 $33,305
28 -- Buddy Baker 1589 -2596 13 0 0 6 8 $108,400
29 -- Joe Ruttman 1320 -2865 13 0 0 0 5 $66,280
30 -- Bobby Wawak 1157 -3028 13 0 0 0 1 $20,800
31 -- Bill Elliott 1081 -3104 10 1 0 1 5 $58,320
32 +1 Lennie Pond 1045 -3140 11 0 0 0 0 $28,470
33 -1 Elliott Forbes-Robinson 1020 -3165 11 0 0 0 3 $27,350
34 -- Johnny Rutherford 933 -3252 9 0 0 1 2 $35,580
35 -- D.K. Ulrich 879 -3306 12 0 0 1 1 $25,110
36 -- Stan Barrett 842 -3343 10 0 0 0 1 $28,540
37 +1 Rick Newsom 768 -3417 9 0 0 0 0 $8,625
38 -1 Dick May 754 -3431 9 0 0 0 1 $26,380
39 -- Mark Martin 615 -3570 5 2 0 1 2 $13,950
40 -- Bruce Hill 596 -3589 8 0 0 0 0 $15,485
41 -- Donnie Allison 527 -3658 6 0 0 1 1 $27,745
42 -- Joe Fields 418 -3767 5 0 0 0 0 $6,975
43 -- Connie Saylor 407 -3778 5 0 0 0 0 $12,380
44 -- Rick Wilson 380 -3805 6 0 0 0 0 $8,975
45 -- Randy Ogden 367 -3818 4 0 0 0 0 $3,905
46 -- Gary Balough 334 -3851 6 0 0 0 1 $23,280
47 -- Tommy Houston 315 -3870 7 0 0 0 0 $20,760
48 -- Lowell Cowell 288 -3897 4 0 0 0 0 $8,055
49 -- Jim Robinson 284 -3901 2 0 0 0 2 $8,555
50 -- Glenn Jarrett 276 -3909 3 0 0 0 0 $12,650
51 -- A.J. Foyt 271 -3914 3 0 0 0 1 $9,210
52 -- Geoffrey Bodine 269 -3916 3 0 0 0 0 $7,060
53 -- Butch Lindley 266 -3919 3 0 0 0 0 $2,375
54 -- Don Whittington 242 -3943 2 0 0 0 0 $13,185
55 -- Don Waterman 233 -3952 2 0 0 0 1 $5,540
56 -- Jack Ingram 229 -3956 4 0 0 0 0 $5,565
57 -- Don Sprouse 221 -3964 2 0 0 0 0 $6,865
58 -- Slick Johnson 216 -3969 4 0 0 0 0 $4,150
59 -- Roy Smith 212 -3973 2 0 0 0 1 $6,540
60 +22 Junior Miller 188 -3997 2 0 0 0 0 $3,130
61 -1 Bill Schmitt 188 -3997 2 0 0 0 0 $3,370
62 -1 Don Puskarich 179 -4006 2 0 0 0 0 $2,610
63 -1 Dick Brooks 173 -4012 3 0 0 0 0 $11,670
64 -1 H.B. Bailey 173 -4012 2 0 0 0 0 $3,325
65 -1 Rusty Wallace 173 -4012 2 0 0 0 0 $4,245
66 -1 Tommy Ellis 163 -4022 2 0 0 0 0 $1,235
67 -1 Hershel McGriff 157 -4028 2 0 0 0 0 $1,400
68 -1 David Pearson 154 -4031 6 1 0 0 2 $17,150
69 -1 Bob Schacht 140 -4045 2 0 0 0 0 $1,290
70 -1 Bob Riley 131 -4054 3 0 0 0 0 $1,975
71 -1 John Borneman 127 -4058 1 0 0 0 0 $3,140
72 -1 Rick O'Dell 115 -4070 1 0 0 0 0 $2,145
73 -1 Ronnie Sanders 109 -4076 1 0 0 0 0 $7,635
74 -1 Steve Spencer 103 -4082 3 0 0 0 0 $5,805
75 -1 Henry Jones 103 -4082 1 0 0 0 0 $765
76 -1 Bill Dennis 100 -4085 1 0 0 0 0 $3,200
77 -1 Bob Bondurant 100 -4085 1 0 0 0 0 $1,130
78 -1 Joe Booher 97 -4088 4 0 0 0 0 $4,995
79 -1 Bill Elswick 91 -4094 3 0 0 0 0 $20,100
80 -1 Steve Pfeifer 91 -4094 2 0 0 0 0 $4,063
81 -1 John Gunn 88 -4097 1 0 0 0 0 $2,225
82 -1 Rick McCray 85 -4100 1 0 0 0 0 $1,655
83 -- Roger Hamby 82 -4103 1 0 0 0 0 $2,450
84 -- Billie Harvey 80 -4105 2 0 0 0 0 $3,915
85 -- Mike Potter 79 -4106 6 0 0 0 0 $14,500
86 -- Dave Dion 79 -4106 1 0 0 0 0 $615
87 -- Elmo Langley 76 -4109 1 0 0 0 0 $575
88 -- Baxter Price 73 -4112 2 0 0 0 0 $1,400
89 -- Jimmy Insolo 73 -4112 2 0 0 0 0 $755
90 -- Ernie Cline 73 -4112 1 0 0 0 0 $550
91 -- Sandy Satullo 70 -4115 1 0 0 0 0 $1,500
92 -- Jocko Maggiacomo 70 -4115 1 0 0 0 0 $540
93 -- Jim Bown 67 -4118 1 0 0 0 0 $625
94 -- Robert Tartaglia 58 -4127 1 0 0 0 0 $500
95 -- Kevin Housby 55 -4130 1 0 0 0 0 $2,480
96 -- Blackie Wangerin 37 -4148 1 0 0 0 0 $2,750
97 -- Jimmy Hensley 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 1 $4,650
98 +1 Bob McElee 0 -4185 2 0 0 0 1 $5,450
99 -1 Terry Herman 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $5,535
100 -- Rick Knoop 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $3,405
101 -- Rick Baldwin 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $1,550
102 -- Al Loquasto 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $2,345
103 -- Charlie Chamblee 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $830
104 -- Sterling Marlin 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $730
105 -- Dean Combs 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $570
106 -1 Joel Stowe 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $540
107 -1 Don Satterfield 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $450
108 -1 Bruce Jacobi 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $955
109 -1 Kirk Shelmerdine 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $950
110 -1 Chuck Bown 0 -4185 1 0 0 0 0 $1,950

Official Race Results: Holly Farms 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway on 10-04-1981

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Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Pts Laps Status Winnings
1 1 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 185 400 Running 23,725
2 2 28 Bobby Allison Buick Hardee's 175 399 Running 12,725
3 12 5 Joe Millikan Pontiac Performance Connection 165 399 Running 9,600
4 10 3 Dale Earnhardt Pontiac Wrangler 160 399 Running 7,270
5 14 47 Ron Bouchard Buick J.D. Stacy 155 398 Running 5,145
6 20 24 Morgan Shepherd Buick Washington Freightliner 150 393 Running 4,050
7 16 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King 151 391 Running 4,640
8 24 99 Bob McElee Buick Alva Racing 142 389 Running 3,270
9 22 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Broadway Motors 138 388 Running 3,160
10 18 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Kyle Petty's Boot Barn 134 386 Running 3,050
11 25 17 Tommy Houston Oldsmobile Kings Inn Daytona 130 379 Running 2,740
12 21 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 127 378 Running 2,580
13 13 37 Tim Richmond Buick Rogers Auto Leasing 124 377 Running 1,000
14 28 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford &… 121 375 Running 2,320
15 27 48 James Hylton Pontiac Palatine Auto Parts 118 375 Running 2,150
16 4 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet J.D. Stacy 120 352 Running 1,075
17 23 25 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Thomas Racing 112 325 Running 1,400
18 8 42 Kyle Petty Buick STP 109 306 Engine 1,150
19 26 40 Cecil Gordon Buick Price Racing 106 296 Running 800
20 30 79 Junior Miller Oldsmobile Bee Foreign Car Parts 103 230 Rear end 1,250
21 9 43 Richard Petty Buick STP 105 210 Crash 5,425
22 29 20 Rick Newsom Chevrolet Superior Piping 97 161 Engine 685
23 19 68 Lennie Pond Buick Shoney's 94 159 Engine 660
24 7 33 Harry Gant Pontiac Skoal Bandit 91 138 Engine 970
25 15 88 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Gatorade 88 112 Crash 5,085
26 5 2 Joe Ruttman Pontiac J.D. Stacy 85 111 Crash 5,085
27 17 66 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Speed Racing 82 110 Crash 1,100
28 11 77 Dean Combs Buick Boulevard Datsun 79 94 Rear end 570
29 6 15 Benny Parsons Ford Melling Tool 76 75 Ignition 5,035
30 3 44 Terry Labonte Buick J.D. Stacy 73 60 Engine 6,500