OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

CHAMPION SPARK PLUG 400

Bobby Allison won the 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion Spark Plug 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Michigan International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Michigan
  • LENGTH: 2.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $222,875

RACE

  • NUMBER: 20
  • NAME: Champion Spark Plug 400
  • DATE: 08-22-1982
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 400
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 29

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Allison
  • CAR MAKE: Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 136.454
  • START POSITION: 10th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 31
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 10 88 Bobby Allison Buick Gatorade 185 200 120 Running 26,900
2 11 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 175 200 13 Running 20,505
3 15 33 Harry Gant Buick 7-Eleven / Skoal Bandit 165 200 0 Running 13,255
4 13 50 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Performance Connection 165 200 2 Running 15,200
5 14 55 Benny Parsons Buick Weyman & Bruton 160 200 2 Running 6,725
6 5 67 Buddy Arrington Chrysler Tom Prange Leasing 155 199 2 Running 8,845
7 2 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 151 198 20 Running 16,300
8 28 71 Dave Marcis Buick Throttle's Food & Fuel 147 197 3 Running 6,725
9 17 21 Neil Bonnett Ford Warner Hodgdon / National Eng. 143 197 1 Running 3,150
10 20 47 Ron Bouchard Buick J.D. Stacy 134 197 0 Running 10,050
11 24 52 Jimmy Means Buick Broadway Motors 130 197 0 Running 5,715
12 19 17 Lake Speed Buick Yazoo Mowers 127 197 0 Running 5,405
13 27 77 Dean Combs Buick Sports Specs / R.L. Monroe 124 196 0 Running 2,250
14 3 3 Ricky Rudd Pontiac Piedmont Airlines 121 195 0 Running 5,160
15 8 1 Kyle Petty Pontiac UNO / STP 118 195 0 Running 2,100
16 21 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 115 193 0 Running 5,175
17 38 42 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Thomas Racing 112 193 0 Running 1,850
18 32 40 Joe Booher Buick Booher Farms 109 192 0 Running 1,750
19 31 19 Charlie Baker Buick H.M. Kelly Trucking 106 192 0 Running 1,700
20 30 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 103 191 0 Running 4,165
21 6 44 Terry Labonte Buick Texas Jeans / Stratagraph 100 187 0 Running 3,850
22 36 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Auto Parts 97 179 0 Running 3,595
23 9 2 Tim Richmond Buick Stacy-Pak 99 161 1 Rear end 3,275
24 33 24 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Buick Provimi Veal 91 139 0 Engine 3,215
25 4 28 Buddy Baker Pontiac J.D. Stacy 88 109 0 Radiator 9,525
26 25 90 Jody Ridley Ford J.D. Stacy 85 108 0 Engine 8,750
27 1 9 Bill Elliott Ford Melling Tool 87 104 6 Running 3,500
28 7 27 Cale Yarborough Buick Valvoline 84 103 28 Transmission 1,250
29 35 54 David Simko Buick GNF Prototype Casting 76 96 0 Engine 1,200
30 18 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler Jeans 73 76 0 Brakes 8,750
31 22 03 David Pearson Buick Carolina Tool 70 75 0 Oil pump 1,100
32 12 98 Morgan Shepherd Buick Levi Garrett 72 68 2 Sway bar 2,805
33 29 5 Robin McCall Buick Stacy-Pak 64 47 0 Crash 1,000
34 23 02 Mark Martin Pontiac Briarwood Hilton 61 45 0 Rear end 2,685
35 26 36 H.B. Bailey Pontiac Almeda Auto Parts 58 42 0 Handling 900
36 37 6 Al Loquasto Buick Pentax Cameras 55 18 0 Crash 1,850
37 34 13 Earle Canavan Oldsmobile JOB / Wyandotte Vapocure / Wynns 52 7 0 Engine 850
38 16 75 Joe Ruttman Buick Pet Dairy 49 2 0 Oil pump 1,850