OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA NATIONAL BANK 500

Darrell Waltrip won the 1983 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Virginia National Bank 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.525 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $174,070

RACE

  • NUMBER: 7
  • NAME: Virginia National Bank 500
  • DATE: 04-24-1983
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 9 / 105

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 66.460
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 13
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 11 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Pepsi Challenger 185 175 10 500 296 Running 35,225
2 8 33 Harry Gant Buick Skoal Bandit 175 170 5 500 1 Running 20,200
3 6 22 Bobby Allison Buick Miller High Life 170 165 5 500 33 Running 15,780
4 4 98 Joe Ruttman Buick Levi Garrett 160 160 0 500 0 Running 8,870
5 1 3 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Piedmont Airlines 160 155 5 500 100 Running 9,670
6 7 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 150 150 0 499 0 Running 5,600
7 12 47 Ron Bouchard Buick Race Hill Farm 146 146 0 497 0 Running 4,980
8 16 90 Dick Brooks Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 142 142 0 495 0 Running 4,095
9 22 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 138 138 0 493 0 Running 3,760
10 23 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Broadway Motors 134 134 0 491 0 Running 3,550
11 26 7 Kyle Petty Pontiac 7-Eleven 130 130 0 491 0 Running 3,240
12 19 17 Sterling Marlin Pontiac Hesco Exhaust 127 127 0 488 0 Running 3,930
13 32 6 DK Ulrich Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 124 124 0 487 0 Running 2,745
14 20 48 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Palatine Auto Parts 121 121 0 485 0 Running 2,400
15 18 27 Tim Richmond Pontiac Old Milwaukee 123 118 5 485 58 Running 1,775
16 13 75 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet National Engineering 115 115 0 480 0 Engine 2,350
17 9 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 117 112 5 434 1 Crash 5,875
18 29 41 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Advance Auto Parts 109 109 0 428 0 Crash 1,150
19 25 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Hudson 106 106 0 425 0 Running 7,225
20 31 02 Rick Newsom Buick Reeder Racing 103 103 0 420 0 Running 1,600
21 17 9 Bill Elliott Ford Melling Oil Pumps 100 100 0 417 0 Running 1,590
22 27 64 Tommy Gale Buick Ulrich Racing 97 97 0 390 0 Engine 1,580
23 14 1 Lake Speed Chevrolet UNO / Bull Frog Knits 94 94 0 378 0 Brakes 1,170
24 24 08 Rick McCray Pontiac Coors 91 91 0 359 0 Rear end 1,060
25 2 88 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac Gatorade 93 88 5 351 11 Crash 4,550
26 11 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford Wrangler 85 85 0 351 0 Crash 7,240
27 10 2 Mark Martin Buick ACM Equipment Sales 82 82 0 301 0 Rear end 7,330
28 28 18 Slick Johnson Buick Havoline 79 79 0 240 0 Overheating 1,020
29 30 49 Trevor Boys Chevrolet Palatine Auto Parts 76 76 0 204 0 Oil leak 1,010
30 21 26 Ronnie Hopkins Buick Food Country USA 73 73 0 129 0 Engine 1,000
31 5 21 Buddy Baker Ford Valvoline 70 70 0 95 0 Crash 1,500
32 15 01 Morgan Shepherd Buick Zervakis Racing 67 67 0 8 0 Oil leak 1,000