NASCAR Cup Series

Race Results

Budweiser 500

@ Dover International Speedway

September 18th, 1983 - Race #24 of the 1983 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps: 500
  • Miles: 500.0
  • Average Speed: 116.077 mph
  • Cautions: 7
  • Caution Laps: 51
  • Lead Changes: 21
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Race Results 1983 Budweiser 500 - Dover International Speedway
FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS Laps Led STUS
1 7 22 Bobby Allison Buick 185 175 10 500 195 Running
2 4 88 Geoff Bodine Pontiac 175 170 5 500 67 Running
3 5 27 Tim Richmond Pontiac 170 165 5 500 97 Running
4 1 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 165 160 5 499 51 Running
5 14 11 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet 155 155 0 499 0 Running
6 16 2 Morgan Shepherd Buick 155 150 5 499 1 Running
7 8 75 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet 146 146 0 493 0 Running
8 12 9 Bill Elliott Ford 147 142 5 491 29 Running
9 17 43 Richard Petty Pontiac 143 138 5 491 1 Running
10 27 10 Clark Dwyer Chevrolet 134 134 0 480 0 Running
11 21 8 Bobby Hillin Jr Buick 130 130 0 479 0 Running
12 25 6 DK Ulrich Buick 127 127 0 470 0 Running
13 2 3 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet 124 124 0 467 0 Running
14 24 92 Joe Fields Buick 121 121 0 459 0 Running
15 36 24 Cecil Gordon Chrysler 118 118 0 457 0 Running
16 11 47 Ron Bouchard Buick 115 115 0 452 0 Crash
17 9 33 Harry Gant Buick 112 112 0 452 0 Crash
18 28 87 Jimmy Ingalls Buick 109 109 0 447 0 Running
19 30 38 Laurent Rioux Chevrolet 106 106 0 441 0 Running
20 6 98 Joe Ruttman Pontiac 103 103 0 427 0 Engine
21 26 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet 100 100 0 416 0 Running
22 13 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet 97 97 0 387 0 Engine
23 23 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge 94 94 0 382 0 Spring
24 29 41 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac 91 91 0 377 0 Engine
25 10 21 Buddy Baker Ford 88 88 0 356 0 Engine
26 18 7 Kyle Petty Pontiac 85 85 0 337 0 Crash
27 22 17 Sterling Marlin Pontiac 82 82 0 285 0 Engine
28 34 02 Tommy Gale Pontiac 79 79 0 255 0 Steering
29 33 69 Bob Riley Pontiac 76 76 0 221 0 Ignition
30 32 64 Jerry Bowman Ford 73 73 0 139 0 Crash
31 19 48 Trevor Boys Chevrolet 70 70 0 138 0 Engine
32 15 90 Dick Brooks Ford 67 67 0 125 0 Engine
33 20 77 Dean Combs Buick 64 64 0 107 0 Engine
34 31 60 Natz Peters Buick 61 61 0 103 0 Engine
35 3 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford 63 58 5 90 59 Head gasket
36 35 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac 55 55 0 79 0 Engine