OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

BUSCH 500

Darrell Waltrip won the 1982 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Busch 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $143,510

RACE

  • NUMBER: 21
  • NAME: Busch 500
  • DATE: 08-28-1982
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 15

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 94.318
  • START POSITION: 8th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 15
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 8 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 180 500 38 Running 22,925
2 9 88 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Gatorade 180 500 169 Running 16,325
3 7 33 Harry Gant Buick 7-Eleven / Skoal Bandit 170 500 47 Running 7,395
4 2 44 Terry Labonte Buick Texas Jeans 165 499 4 Running 6,495
5 3 98 Morgan Shepherd Buick Levi Garrett 160 499 85 Running 5,150
6 12 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler Jeans 155 499 74 Running 9,600
7 6 3 Ricky Rudd Pontiac Piedmont Airlines 146 498 0 Running 4,140
8 24 90 Jody Ridley Ford J.D. Stacy 142 495 0 Running 8,200
9 5 28 Buddy Baker Pontiac J.D. Stacy 138 494 0 Running 8,350
10 11 50 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Performance Connection 134 494 0 Running 7,950
11 13 02 Mark Martin Pontiac Martin Racing 130 492 0 Running 3,470
12 23 47 Ron Bouchard Oldsmobile J.D. Stacy 127 491 0 Running 7,550
13 17 17 Lake Speed Buick Yazoo Mowers 124 491 0 Running 3,160
14 19 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Broadway Motors 121 485 0 Running 2,950
15 15 26 Brad Teague Chevrolet Food Country USA 118 482 0 Running 1,050
16 22 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Hills Racing 115 481 0 Running 2,790
17 18 86 Darryl Sage Chevrolet Space Age 112 481 0 Running 950
18 16 40 DK Ulrich Buick Price Racing 109 480 0 Running 900
19 25 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 106 473 0 Running 2,480
20 20 4 Connie Saylor Buick Lady & Son Auction 103 472 0 Running 925
21 10 71 Dave Marcis Buick W.H. Bolin 100 470 0 Running 2,270
22 27 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 97 463 0 Running 1,925
23 28 48 James Hylton Pontiac Palatine Auto Parts 94 451 0 Running 1,900
24 4 75 Joe Ruttman Buick Pet Dairy 96 259 2 Rear end 1,225
25 1 2 Tim Richmond Buick Stacy-Pak 93 83 81 Engine 2,400
26 14 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 85 50 0 Steering 7,475
27 21 6 Al Loquasto Buick Pentax Cameras 82 45 0 Engine 1,150
28 29 25 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Thomas Racing 79 30 0 Overheating 625
29 30 20 Rick Newsom Chevrolet Bojangles' 76 28 0 Oil pump 600
30 26 42 Kyle Petty Pontiac STP / UNO 73 2 0 Engine 1,185