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1980 Old Dominion 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 27 of 31
Sunday, September 28, 1980 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a 0.525 mile paved track (262.500 miles)

Time of race: 3:46:07
Average speed: 69.654 mph
Pole speed: 88.5 mph
Cautions: 17 for 79 laps
Margin of victory: 1.35 sec
Attendance: 28000
Lead changes: 25

Glossary    1980 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1980 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 72   Dale Earnhardt Mike Curb / Hodgdon   (Rod Osterlund)Chevrolet50025375running176185
2 128   Buddy Baker NAPA / Regal Ride Shocks   (Harry Ranier)Chevrolet50016400running73175
3 211   Cale Yarborough Busch   (Junior Johnson)Oldsmobile50011975running51170
4 827   Benny Parsons Melling Tool   (M.C. Anderson)Chevrolet4997700running0160
51071   Dave Marcis Buck Stove / Hudson Transmission   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet4995860running36160
6 612   Donnie Allison Ramey's Chevy City   (Kennie Childers)Chevrolet4992950running36155
71144   Terry Labonte Apache Classic Stove   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet4975700running0146
81667   Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales   (Buddy Arrington)Dodge4963660running0142
91390   Jody Ridley Truxmore / Sunny King   (Junie Donlavey)Ford4963790running0138
102548   James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts   (James Hylton)Chevrolet4843080running0134
112664   Tommy Gale Sunny King   (Elmo Langley)Ford4712760running0130
122040   Tim Richmond UNO   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet4692550running0127
132824   Cecil Gordon South Hill Texaco   (Cecil Gordon)Oldsmobile4652340running0124
142117   Roger Hamby Kings Inn Daytona   (Roger Hamby)Chevrolet4491930running0121
151243   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Chevrolet4435800running1123
161875   John Anderson Rahmoc EnterprisesBuick396800overheating0115
172279   Junior Miller Miller Roofing   (Junior Miller)Chevrolet3491945engine0112
181525   Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria   (Don Robertson)Chevrolet3301760sway bar0109
19 421   Neil Bonnett Purolator   (Wood Brothers)Mercury3191225engine0106
20317   Lake Speed Sanyo   (Nelson Malloch)Chevrolet3141500rear end0103
21 588   Darrell Waltrip Gatorade   (DiGard Racing)Chevrolet3085140engine47105
22 315   Bobby Allison Mike Curb / Hodgdon   (Bud Moore)Ford2884130spindle64102
231437   Don Sprouse Rogers Auto Leasing   (Bob Rogers)Chevrolet239670crash094
241953   Slick Johnson Johnson Racing   (J.D. Johnson)Chevrolet215660oil pump091
25173   Richard Childress CRC Chemicals   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet1821350crash088
262370   J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating   (J.D. McDuffie)Chevrolet135890engine085
272942   Kyle Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Oldsmobile113630rear end082
28 968   Lennie Pond Kings Mountain Truck Plaza   (Jim Testa)Chevrolet96620engine1684
293047   Harry Gant Race Hill Farm   (Jack Beebe)Chevrolet42860engine076
302745   Jimmy Means Iron Peddlers / McWhirter   (Baxter Price)Chevrolet35850engine073
312429   Dave Dion Merrimack Lincoln-Mercury   (Dave Dion)Ford13600oil pump070

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12727  
28303   #25 accident turn 3 
314313  
44496   #47 engine 
508536  
86905   #37 spun turn 4 
91966  
971026   #68 engine 
10313836  
1391435   #70 engine 
14415310  
1541574   #7 accident turn 2 
1581647  
1651684   #79 spun turn 4 
16920537  
2062149   debris backstretch 
2152217  
2222232   debris 
22423613  
2372393   debris 
2402456  
2462494   #37 accident turn 1 
25027526  
2762805   #21 accident turn 3 
28130121  
3023076   #11 spun turn 4 
3083092  
3103145   #88 engine 
31534329  
3443485   #75 accident turn 1 
34944799  
4484525   #43 fluid on track 
45348533  
4864872   #44 spun turn 4 
48850013  
  Percent of race run under caution: 15.8%             Average green flag run: 23.4 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Buddy Baker12828
  Lennie Pond294416
  Buddy Baker458642
  Richard Petty87871
  Dave Marcis88903
  Bobby Allison91911
  Dave Marcis92976
  Bobby Allison9813942
  Buddy Baker1401401
  Dave Marcis14115818
  Dale Earnhardt15920648
  Darrell Waltrip2072071
  Dave Marcis2082169
  Bobby Allison21723721
  Darrell Waltrip23827538
  Cale Yarborough2762761
  Dale Earnhardt27728812
  Cale Yarborough28930012
  Darrell Waltrip3013088
  Donnie Allison30934436
  Dale Earnhardt3453451
  Buddy Baker3463461
  Dale Earnhardt347448102
  Buddy Baker4494491
  Cale Yarborough45048738
  Dale Earnhardt48850013

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 4032    
2   Cale Yarborough 3927   -105  
3   Benny Parsons 3868   -164  
4   Richard Petty 3864   -168  
5   Darrell Waltrip 3767   -265  
6   Bobby Allison 3639   -393  
7   Jody Ridley 3411   -621  
8   Harry Gant 3318   -714  
9   Dave Marcis 3259   -773  
10   Terry Labonte 3229   -803  
11   Richard Childress 3213   -819  
12   James Hylton 2999   -1033  
13   Buddy Arrington 2946   -1086  
14   Ronnie Thomas 2741   -1291  
15   Jimmy Means 2650   -1382  
16   Cecil Gordon 2584   -1448  
17   J.D. McDuffie 2532   -1500  
18   Tommy Gale 2452   -1580  
19   Neil Bonnett 2344   -1688  
20   Roger Hamby 2288   -1744  
21   Buddy Baker 2181   -1851