Race Results

NASCAR Cup Series

Talladega 500

Talladega Superspeedway

July 31st, 1983

Race #19 of the 1983 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps: 188
  • Miles: 500.1
  • Average Speed: 170.611 mph
  • Cautions: 2
  • Caution Laps: 16
  • Lead Changes: 46
#7 NASCAR Next Gen car
Concord, North Carolina - October 11th, 2021: Corey LaJoie, driver of the #7 Next Gen car drives during the NASCAR Cup Series test at the Roval at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Photo by Bob Leverone | Getty Images
FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS Laps Led STUS
1 4 15 Dale Earnhardt Ford 185 175 10 188 41 Running
2 10 11 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet 175 170 5 188 21 Running
3 18 27 Tim Richmond Pontiac 175 165 10 188 41 Running
4 12 43 Richard Petty Pontiac 165 160 5 188 3 Running
5 23 33 Harry Gant Buick 155 155 0 188 0 Running
6 9 88 Geoff Bodine Pontiac 155 150 5 188 2 Running
7 5 90 Dick Brooks Ford 146 146 0 187 0 Running
8 2 9 Bill Elliott Ford 142 142 0 187 0 Running
9 24 22 Bobby Allison Buick 143 138 5 186 8 Running
10 8 4 Mark Martin Chevrolet 134 134 0 186 0 Running
11 13 7 Kyle Petty Pontiac 130 130 0 186 0 Running
12 19 47 Ron Bouchard Buick 127 127 0 185 0 Running
13 31 8 Bobby Hillin Jr Buick 124 124 0 184 0 Running
14 29 77 Ken Ragan Chevrolet 121 121 0 183 0 Running
15 21 98 Joe Ruttman Chevrolet 118 118 0 182 0 Running
16 17 3 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet 115 115 0 182 0 Running
17 26 48 Trevor Boys Chevrolet 112 112 0 181 0 Lug bolts
18 25 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge 109 109 0 178 0 Running
19 33 6 Al Elmore Chevrolet 106 106 0 174 0 Running
20 37 41 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac 103 103 0 173 0 Running
21 22 17 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet 100 100 0 167 0 Engine
22 3 55 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 102 97 5 151 1 Ignition
23 38 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac 94 94 0 144 0 Running
24 1 28 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet 96 91 5 140 21 Engine
25 15 16 David Pearson Chevrolet 88 88 0 127 0 Valve
26 11 1 Lake Speed Chevrolet 85 85 0 90 0 Piston
27 32 2 Morgan Shepherd Buick 82 82 0 78 0 Engine
28 6 21 Buddy Baker Ford 84 79 5 69 30 Brakes
29 7 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 81 76 5 64 20 Crank
30 35 76 Mike Potter Oldsmobile 73 73 0 60 0 Overheating
31 20 84 Jody Ridley Chevrolet 70 70 0 37 0 Oil pressure
32 36 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet 67 67 0 22 0 Push rod
33 28 24 Cecil Gordon Chrysler 64 64 0 13 0 Ignition
34 27 74 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet 61 61 0 5 0 Crash
35 14 75 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet 58 58 0 1 0 Engine
36 16 29 Grant Adcox Chevrolet 55 55 0 1 0 Crash
37 30 31 Billie Harvey Buick 52 52 0 1 0 Crash
38 34 64 Tommy Gale Ford 49 49 0 1 0 Crash
39 40 46 Travis Tiller Chevrolet 46 46 0 1 0 Crash
40 39 78 Dick Skillen Pontiac 43 43 0 1 0 Crash