OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA 500

Darrell Waltrip won the 1980 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Virginia 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.525 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $124,560

RACE

  • NUMBER: 9
  • NAME: Virginia 500
  • DATE: 04-27-1980
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 8 / 91

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 69.049
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 5
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 185 175 10 500 303 Running 26,850
2 3 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet Melling Tool 175 170 5 500 5 Running 15,400
3 8 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 170 165 5 500 72 Running 13,475
4 5 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Busch 165 160 5 500 58 Running 8,750
5 7 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 155 155 0 496 0 Running 6,800
6 6 21 Neil Bonnett Mercury Purolator 150 150 0 495 0 Running 3,000
7 17 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King 146 146 0 492 0 Running 5,460
8 12 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Hudson Transmission 142 142 0 490 0 Running 3,860
9 27 53 Slick Johnson Chevrolet Western Sizzlin 138 138 0 490 0 Running 1,400
10 25 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 134 134 0 487 0 Running 3,315
11 23 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet CRC Chemicals 130 130 0 486 0 Running 2,830
12 32 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Thompson Industries 127 127 0 485 0 Running 2,660
13 11 2 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet Mike Curb / Hodgdon 124 124 0 484 0 Running 5,400
14 28 79 Junior Miller Dodge Warren Racing 121 121 0 478 0 Engine 2,400
15 15 42 Kyle Petty Chevrolet STP 118 118 0 478 0 Running 850
16 20 12 Buck Simmons Chevrolet Ramey's Chevy City 115 115 0 474 0 Running 800
17 24 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile Sadler Motors / Smith Used Cars 112 112 0 466 0 Running 2,165
18 14 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive Parts 109 109 0 466 0 Running 2,030
19 31 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Iron Peddlers / McWhirter 106 106 0 462 0 Running 735
20 26 99 Dick May Chevrolet Hollar Auto Parts 103 103 0 461 0 Running 700
21 9 47 Harry Gant Chevrolet Race Hill Farm 100 100 0 437 0 Running 1,610
22 21 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 97 97 0 420 0 Running 1,690
23 13 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 94 94 0 385 0 Rear end 1,370
24 2 28 Buddy Baker Chevrolet NAPA / Regal Ride Shocks 96 91 5 344 62 Engine 1,160
25 4 15 Bobby Allison Ford Mike Curb / Hodgdon 88 88 0 342 0 Crash 4,100
26 10 7 Dick Brooks Chevrolet Sanyo 85 85 0 332 0 Crash 1,340
27 16 75 Bill Elswick Chevrolet RahMoc Enterprises 82 82 0 308 0 Engine 630
28 18 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Mastin Pool Company 79 79 0 124 0 Engine 870
29 30 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 76 76 0 118 0 Engine 860
30 19 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 73 73 0 73 0 Engine 850
31 29 74 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet Wawak Racing 70 70 0 45 0 Engine 600
32 22 20 Rick Newsom Oldsmobile Louise Smith 67 67 0 30 0 Engine 600