OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

CAROLINA 500

Cale Yarborough won the 1980 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Carolina 500 at North Carolina Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Carolina Speedway
  • LOCATION: Rockingham
  • LENGTH: 1.017 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $148,050

RACE

  • NUMBER: 4
  • NAME: Carolina 500
  • DATE: 03-09-1980
  • LAPS / MILES: 492 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 12 / 93

WINNER

  • NAME: Cale Yarborough
  • CAR MAKE: Oldsmobile
  • AVG SPEED: 108.735
  • START POSITION: 21st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 18
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 21 11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Busch 185 175 10 492 256 Running 19,280
2 9 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 175 170 5 492 39 Running 18,720
3 7 2 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet Rod Osterlund 170 165 5 491 6 Running 14,420
4 1 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 165 160 5 491 77 Running 11,270
5 12 1 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Hawaiian Tropic 155 155 0 491 0 Running 6,750
6 6 21 Neil Bonnett Mercury Purolator 150 150 0 490 0 Running 3,770
7 4 15 Bobby Allison Ford Mike Curb / Hodgdon 146 146 0 489 0 Running 7,320
8 23 47 Harry Gant Chevrolet Race Hill Farm 142 142 0 488 0 Running 4,625
9 8 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Hudson Transmission 138 138 0 486 0 Running 4,630
10 16 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 134 134 0 483 0 Running 4,370
11 28 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 130 130 0 476 0 Running 3,960
12 11 40 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Al Rudd Auto Parts 127 127 0 472 0 Running 3,640
13 18 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive Parts 124 124 0 469 0 Running 3,360
14 19 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet CRC Chemicals 121 121 0 462 0 Running 3,120
15 3 28 Buddy Baker Chevrolet NAPA / Regal Ride Shocks 123 118 5 458 111 Crash 2,070
16 15 7 Dick Brooks Chevrolet Sanyo 115 115 0 455 0 Rear end 2,760
17 37 74 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet Bobby Wawak 112 112 0 453 0 Running 1,220
18 33 17 Roger Hamby Chevrolet Kings Inn 109 109 0 440 0 Running 1,900
19 38 79 Dick May Dodge Native Tan 106 106 0 431 0 Running 2,085
20 30 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 103 103 0 422 0 Running 2,005
21 5 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet Melling Tool 100 100 0 411 0 Crash 6,020
22 13 12 Buck Simmons Chevrolet Kencoal Mining 97 97 0 411 0 Overheating 800
23 22 75 Bill Elswick Chevrolet RahMoc Enterprises 94 94 0 403 0 Running 1,325
24 24 33 John Anderson Chevrolet Draime Race Engines 91 91 0 353 0 Crash 750
25 27 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 88 88 0 346 0 Engine 1,770
26 31 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 85 85 0 332 0 Engine 1,725
27 25 45 Baxter Price Oldsmobile Iron Peddlers 82 82 0 326 0 Engine 675
28 2 72 Joe Millikan Oldsmobile Hayes Jewelers 84 79 5 259 3 Engine 5,350
29 20 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King 76 76 0 256 0 Crash 2,125
30 14 53 Slick Johnson Chevrolet J.D. Johnson 73 73 0 205 0 Engine 600
31 32 42 Kyle Petty Chevrolet STP 70 70 0 125 0 Engine 595
32 10 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 67 67 0 112 0 Engine 1,090
33 29 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile Cecil Gordon 64 64 0 73 0 Crash 1,085
34 17 18 Randy Ogden Chevrolet Jack Ogden 61 61 0 49 0 Crash 580
35 34 92 Bill Osborne Chevrolet Bill Osborne 58 58 0 22 0 Crash 575
36 36 76 Mike Potter Chevrolet Mike Potter 55 55 0 21 0 Engine 570
37 26 30 Tighe Scott Buick Russ Togs 52 52 0 10 0 Engine 570
38 35 29 Junior Miller Chevrolet Pleasure Island 49 49 0 10 0 Engine 570