OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

HOLLY FARMS 400

Darrell Waltrip won the 1981 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Holly Farms 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $124,215

RACE

  • NUMBER: 27
  • NAME: Holly Farms 400
  • DATE: 10-04-1981
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 8 / 49

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 93.091
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 10
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 185 175 10 400 318 Running 23,725
2 2 28 Bobby Allison Buick Hardee's 175 170 5 399 76 Running 12,725
3 12 5 Joe Millikan Pontiac Performance Connection 165 165 0 399 0 Running 9,600
4 10 3 Dale Earnhardt Pontiac Wrangler 160 160 0 399 0 Running 7,270
5 14 47 Ron Bouchard Buick J.D. Stacy 155 155 0 398 0 Running 5,145
6 20 24 Morgan Shepherd Buick Washington Freightliner 150 150 0 393 0 Running 4,050
7 16 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King 151 146 5 391 4 Running 4,640
8 24 99 Bob McElee Buick Alva Racing 142 142 0 389 0 Running 3,270
9 22 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Broadway Motors 138 138 0 388 0 Running 3,160
10 18 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Kyle Petty's Boot Barn 134 134 0 386 0 Running 3,050
11 25 17 Tommy Houston Oldsmobile Kings Inn Daytona 130 130 0 379 0 Running 2,740
12 21 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 127 127 0 378 0 Running 2,580
13 13 37 Tim Richmond Buick Rogers Auto Leasing 124 124 0 377 0 Running 1,000
14 28 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 121 121 0 375 0 Running 2,320
15 27 48 James Hylton Pontiac Palatine Auto Parts 118 118 0 375 0 Running 2,150
16 4 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet J.D. Stacy 120 115 5 352 1 Running 1,075
17 23 25 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Thomas Racing 112 112 0 325 0 Running 1,400
18 8 42 Kyle Petty Buick STP 109 109 0 306 0 Engine 1,150
19 26 40 Cecil Gordon Buick Price Racing 106 106 0 296 0 Running 800
20 30 79 Junior Miller Oldsmobile Bee Foreign Car Parts 103 103 0 230 0 Rear end 1,250
21 9 43 Richard Petty Buick STP 105 100 5 210 1 Crash 5,425
22 29 20 Rick Newsom Chevrolet Superior Piping 97 97 0 161 0 Engine 685
23 19 68 Lennie Pond Buick Shoney's 94 94 0 159 0 Engine 660
24 7 33 Harry Gant Pontiac Skoal Bandit 91 91 0 138 0 Engine 970
25 15 88 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Gatorade 88 88 0 112 0 Crash 5,085
26 5 2 Joe Ruttman Pontiac J.D. Stacy 85 85 0 111 0 Crash 5,085
27 17 66 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Speed Racing 82 82 0 110 0 Crash 1,100
28 11 77 Dean Combs Buick Boulevard Datsun 79 79 0 94 0 Rear end 570
29 6 15 Benny Parsons Ford Melling Tool 76 76 0 75 0 Ignition 5,035
30 3 44 Terry Labonte Buick J.D. Stacy 73 73 0 60 0 Engine 6,500