OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VALLEYDALE 500

Darrell Waltrip won the 1983 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Valleydale 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $146,170

RACE

  • NUMBER: 11
  • NAME: Valleydale 500
  • DATE: 05-21-1983
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 4 / 22

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 93.445
  • START POSITION: 13th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 12
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 13 11 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Pepsi Challenger 185 175 10 500 288 Running 29,965
2 12 22 Bobby Allison Buick Miller High Life 175 170 5 500 50 Running 16,955
3 6 2 Morgan Shepherd Buick ACM Equipment Sales 165 165 0 499 0 Running 13,260
4 1 75 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet Hodgdon 165 160 5 499 25 Running 7,700
5 11 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 155 155 0 498 0 Running 7,930
6 2 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 155 150 5 498 21 Running 5,450
7 8 47 Ron Bouchard Buick Race Hill Farm 146 146 0 496 0 Running 4,480
8 14 9 Bill Elliott Ford Melling Oil Pumps 142 142 0 495 0 Running 4,070
9 5 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler 143 138 5 495 116 Running 7,930
10 7 27 Tim Richmond Pontiac Old Milwaukee 134 134 0 494 0 Running 4,000
11 16 7 Kyle Petty Pontiac 7-Eleven 130 130 0 488 0 Running 3,890
12 15 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet W.H. Bolin 127 127 0 488 0 Running 7,430
13 23 6 DK Ulrich Buick Ulrich Racing 124 124 0 479 0 Running 3,080
14 22 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Broadway Motors 121 121 0 477 0 Running 2,870
15 18 41 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Advance Auto Parts 118 118 0 476 0 Running 1,030
16 25 67 Buddy Arrington Chrysler Direct Connection 115 115 0 475 0 Running 2,585
17 24 26 Ronnie Hopkins Buick Food Country USA 112 112 0 472 0 Running 1,380
18 19 17 Sterling Marlin Pontiac Hesco Exhaust 109 109 0 471 0 Running 2,300
19 28 02 Rick Newsom Buick Reeder Racing 106 106 0 470 0 Running 2,430
20 20 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 103 103 0 466 0 Running 1,905
21 17 90 Dick Brooks Ford Chameleon Sunglasses 100 100 0 459 0 Running 1,230
22 21 48 Trevor Boys Chevrolet Hylton-McCaig 97 97 0 458 0 Running 1,205
23 10 98 Joe Ruttman Pontiac Levi Garrett 94 94 0 456 0 Rear end 1,180
24 26 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac McDuffie Racing 91 91 0 450 0 Running 1,155
25 9 88 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Gatorade 88 88 0 397 0 Running 2,130
26 3 3 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Piedmont Airlines 85 85 0 393 0 Engine 1,120
27 4 33 Harry Gant Buick Skoal Bandit 82 82 0 317 0 Rear end 7,110
28 27 76 Mike Potter Buick Larry's Nightclub 79 79 0 50 0 Rear end 400