OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA NATIONAL BANK 500

Harry Gant won the 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Virginia National Bank 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.525 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $170,500

RACE

  • NUMBER: 8
  • NAME: Virginia National Bank 500
  • DATE: 04-25-1982
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 9 / 46

WINNER

  • NAME: Harry Gant
  • CAR MAKE: Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 75.073
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 14
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 3 33 Harry Gant Buick 7-Eleven / Skoal Bandit 185 500 167 Running 26,795
2 14 01 Butch Lindley Buick Zervakis Racing 175 499 163 Running 14,250
3 9 21 Neil Bonnett Ford Warner Hodgdon 165 497 0 Running 8,275
4 4 3 Ricky Rudd Pontiac Piedmont Airlines 165 496 55 Running 8,520
5 12 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 160 496 25 Running 12,600
6 16 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet J.D. Stacy 150 494 0 Running 5,350
7 10 02 Mark Martin Pontiac Apache Stove 146 492 0 Running 3,000
8 24 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Hills Racing 142 489 0 Running 3,940
9 21 40 Jimmy Hensley Buick Midlothian Texaco 138 485 0 Running 1,600
10 28 48 Slick Johnson Pontiac Palatine Auto Parts 134 484 0 Running 3,820
11 17 26 Brad Teague Chevrolet Food Country USA 130 483 0 Running 1,300
12 18 90 Jody Ridley Ford J.D. Stacy 127 482 0 Running 7,250
13 23 52 Jimmy Means Buick Broadway Motors 124 470 0 Running 3,760
14 11 75 Joe Ruttman Buick RahMoc Enterprises 121 439 0 Running 3,500
15 19 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 123 394 2 Rear end 7,525
16 31 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac Macks Stores 115 351 0 Engine 2,740
17 7 88 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Gatorade 112 314 0 Engine 5,675
18 8 2 Tim Richmond Buick J.D. Stacy 114 254 18 Oil pump 2,580
19 13 47 Ron Bouchard Buick J.D. Stacy 106 240 0 Handling 6,625
20 1 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet J.D. Stacy 108 230 70 Engine 6,645
21 30 97 Bob Schacht Oldsmobile Test Tube 100 219 0 Engine 890
22 29 24 Lennie Pond Buick Gordon Racing 97 138 0 Rear end 2,030
23 15 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler Jeans 94 100 0 Overheating 7,170
24 20 17 Lake Speed Buick Yazoo Mowers 91 96 0 Engine 2,010
25 5 50 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Performance Connection 88 87 0 Rear end 7,550
26 6 98 Morgan Shepherd Buick Levi Garrett 85 63 0 Crash 840
27 22 42 Kyle Petty Pontiac STP 82 60 0 Engine 1,330
28 27 1 Buddy Baker Buick Gray Racing 79 51 0 Rear end 820
29 2 28 Benny Parsons Pontiac J.D. Stacy 76 40 0 Timing chain 9,510
30 26 37 Donnie Allison Buick Simoniz 73 39 0 Crash 1,300
31 25 6 D.K. Ulrich Buick Ulrich Racing 70 14 0 Crash 1,300