OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

LIKE COLA 500

Tim Richmond won the 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Like Cola 500 at Pocono Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Pocono Raceway
  • LOCATION: Pocono
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $246,450

RACE

  • NUMBER: 18
  • NAME: Like Cola 500
  • DATE: 07-24-1983
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 52

WINNER

  • NAME: Tim Richmond
  • CAR MAKE: Pontiac
  • AVG SPEED: 114.818
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 41
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 27 Tim Richmond Pontiac Old Milwaukee 180 200 39 Running 27,430
2 3 11 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Pepsi Challenger 175 200 50 Running 23,375
3 12 22 Bobby Allison Buick Miller High Life 175 200 56 Running 21,950
4 4 75 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet Hodgdon 165 200 25 Running 16,525
5 2 33 Harry Gant Buick Skoal Bandit 160 200 15 Running 14,700
6 8 9 Bill Elliott Ford Melling Oil Pumps 155 200 2 Running 9,630
7 6 3 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Piedmont Airlines 146 200 0 Running 7,460
8 19 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Fun Seasons 147 200 3 Running 11,500
9 13 98 Joe Ruttman Buick Levi Garrett 138 200 0 Running 6,350
10 9 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 139 200 5 Running 9,750
11 14 7 Kyle Petty Pontiac 7-Eleven 130 199 0 Running 5,880
12 5 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 132 199 2 Running 6,370
13 15 47 Ron Bouchard Buick Race Hill Farm 124 198 0 Running 5,260
14 17 48 Trevor Boys Chevrolet Hylton-McCaig 121 197 0 Running 5,450
15 16 90 Dick Brooks Ford Chameleon Sunglasses 118 196 0 Running 4,740
16 22 8 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Buick Trap Rock / Camper Stores 115 196 0 Running 2,500
17 27 02 D.K. Ulrich Pontiac Reeder Racing 112 195 0 Running 4,380
18 20 17 Sterling Marlin Pontiac Hesco Exhaust 109 195 0 Running 3,990
19 18 2 Morgan Shepherd Buick ACM Equipment Sales 106 193 0 Engine 9,800
20 33 41 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Yopaka Kennels 108 193 1 Running 2,100
21 31 76 Mike Potter Oldsmobile Cam Farm 100 192 0 Running 2,000
22 30 6 Al Elmore Buick Ulrich Racing 97 191 0 Running 3,580
23 36 24 Cecil Gordon Chrysler Boat Exchange 94 189 0 Running 1,850
24 24 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 91 188 0 Running 3,470
25 39 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac McDuffie Racing 88 183 0 Running 4,410
26 38 63 Jocko Maggiacomo Oldsmobile Tele-Video 85 182 0 Running 1,700
27 25 74 Bobby Wawak Buick Superior Piping 82 175 0 Running 1,650
28 37 58 Jerry Bowman Ford Bel Air Datsun 79 152 0 Oil pressure 1,600
29 21 5 Greg Sacks Chevrolet Sacks & Sons 76 128 0 Crash 2,050
30 10 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler 73 71 0 Engine 8,500
31 7 55 Benny Parsons Chevrolet Copenhagen 75 71 2 Engine 1,450
32 23 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Arrington Racing 67 62 0 Crank 2,400
33 40 13 Dick May Buick Halverson Racing 64 34 0 Rear end 1,350
34 26 19 Bobby Gerhart Buick Gray Racing 61 25 0 Crash 1,300
35 28 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Broadway Motors 58 25 0 Crash 2,250
36 35 65 Glenn Jarrett Ford Spohn's Body Shop 55 24 0 Crash 1,200
37 29 18 Slick Johnson Buick Satterfield Racing 52 21 0 Engine 1,175
38 32 60 Bob Riley Pontiac Riley Racing 49 10 0 Engine 1,150
39 11 88 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Gatorade 46 7 0 Engine 3,125
40 34 10 Clark Dwyer Chevrolet Kings Inn 43 6 0 Oil pressure 1,100