OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

BUDWEISER NASCAR 400

Benny Parsons won the 1981 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Budweiser NASCAR 400 at Texas World Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Texas World Speedway
  • LOCATION: College Station
  • LENGTH: 2.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $179,075

RACE

  • NUMBER: 14
  • NAME: Budweiser NASCAR 400
  • DATE: 06-07-1981
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 400
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 31

WINNER

  • NAME: Benny Parsons
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 132.475
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 35
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 4 15 Benny Parsons Ford Melling Tool 180 175 5 200 58 Running 22,750
2 3 2 Dale Earnhardt Pontiac Wrangler 180 170 10 200 96 Running 18,650
3 2 28 Bobby Allison Buick Hardee's 170 165 5 200 17 Running 14,650
4 5 43 Richard Petty Buick STP 160 160 0 199 0 Running 12,550
5 13 71 Dave Marcis Buick Norton Company 155 155 0 198 0 Running 8,935
6 6 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King 155 150 5 198 1 Running 8,610
7 16 99 Tim Richmond Oldsmobile UNO 146 146 0 196 0 Running 6,840
8 14 66 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Speed Racing 147 142 5 196 4 Running 5,630
9 12 6 Joe Ruttman Buick The 5 Racers 143 138 5 195 3 Running 3,100
10 7 33 Harry Gant Pontiac Skoal Bandit 139 134 5 193 4 Running 2,700
11 25 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 130 130 0 191 0 Running 4,470
12 15 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 127 127 0 189 0 Running 4,250
13 18 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Hills Racing 124 124 0 189 0 Running 4,040
14 10 3 Richard Childress Pontiac Texas Steel Hauler 121 121 0 188 0 Running 3,830
15 20 36 HB Bailey Pontiac Almeda Auto Parts 118 118 0 187 0 Running 2,000
16 27 75 Dick May Buick RahMoc Enterprises 115 115 0 184 0 Running 3,520
17 26 77 Lowell Cowell Oldsmobile Kings Inn Daytona 112 112 0 184 0 Running 1,800
18 24 24 Cecil Gordon Buick Gordon Racing 109 109 0 183 0 Running 3,160
19 21 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Broadway Motors 106 106 0 175 0 Running 2,890
20 23 25 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Thomas Racing 103 103 0 171 0 Running 2,330
21 29 40 Rick Baldwin Oldsmobile Price Racing 100 100 0 149 0 Engine 1,550
22 19 18 Randy Ogden Oldsmobile Piedmont Airlines 97 97 0 137 0 Rear end 1,500
23 1 44 Terry Labonte Buick Stratagraph 99 94 5 131 5 Crash 8,400
24 11 88 Ricky Rudd Oldsmobile Gatorade 91 91 0 122 0 Engine 6,850
25 22 48 James Hylton Pontiac Palatine Auto Parts 88 88 0 115 0 Engine 2,570
26 31 94 Bobby Wawak Buick Louise Smith 85 85 0 92 0 Engine 1,300
27 34 17 Roger Hamby Chevrolet Kings Inn Daytona 82 82 0 72 0 Engine 2,450
28 30 20 Rick Newsom Chevrolet Superior Piping 79 79 0 40 0 Crash 1,200
29 17 42 Kyle Petty Buick STP 76 76 0 34 0 Engine 1,150
30 9 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 78 73 5 33 12 Cylinder head 6,550
31 8 5 Morgan Shepherd Pontiac Performance Connection 70 70 0 17 0 Radiator 6,000
32 28 98 DK Ulrich Buick UNO 67 67 0 4 0 Quit 1,000
33 32 8 Kirk Shelmerdine Pontiac McDonald's 64 64 0 2 0 Quit 950
34 33 50 Baxter Price Chevrolet Broadway Motors 61 61 0 1 0 Quit 900