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1982 Winston 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 9 of 30
Sunday, May 2, 1982 at Alabama International Motor Speedway, Talladega, AL
188 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (500.080 miles)

Time of race: 3:11:19
Average speed: 156.597 mph
Pole speed: 200.176 mph
Cautions: 8 for 39 laps
Margin of victory: 3 cl
Attendance: 100000
Lead changes: 51

Glossary    1982 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1982 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 211   Darrell Waltrip Mountain Dew   (Junior Johnson)Buick18844250running54180
2 444   Terry Labonte J.D. Stacy   (Billy Hagan)Buick18829230running21175
3 128   Benny Parsons J.D. Stacy   (Harry Ranier)Pontiac18833565running84175
41542   Kyle Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac18817095running0160
51698   Morgan Shepherd Levi Garrett   (Ron Benfield)Buick18811100running5160
61737   Donnie Allison Simoniz   (Bob Rogers)Buick18612125running1155
7242   Tim Richmond Stacy-Pak   (Jim Stacy)Buick18610890running00
82015   Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Jeans   (Bud Moore)Ford18614850running3147
93352   Jimmy Means Broadway Motors   (Jimmy Means)Buick18413530running0138
101102   Mark Martin Apache Stove   (Bud Reeder)Buick1848660running0134
113267   Buddy Arrington Hills Racing   (Buddy Arrington)Chrysler1847100running1135
123748   Slick Johnson Palatine Auto Parts   (James Hylton)Buick1836710running0127
131288   Bobby Allison Gatorade   (DiGard Racing)Buick18215565running8129
141433   Harry Gant 7-Eleven / Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Buick1826335running4126
15316   D.K. Ulrich Ulrich Racing   (D.K. Ulrich)Buick1815800running0118
163564   Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda   (Elmo Langley)Ford1805350running0115
172599   Philip Duffie U.S. Duffie Sand & Gravel   (Philip Duffie)Buick1793345running0112
183870   J.D. McDuffie Mack's Stores   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac1774930running0109
191921   Neil Bonnett Warner Hodgdon / National Eng.   (Wood Brothers)Ford1653030running1111
203019   John Anderson Shoney's Racing   (Henley Gray)Buick1642970engine0103
212666   Lowell Cowell Kings Inn Daytona   (Roger Hamby)Buick1612805running0100
222175   Joe Ruttman Mike Curb   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac1594870engine097
234040   Ferrel Harris Price Racing   (D.K. Ulrich)Buick1462625running094
24 33   Ricky Rudd Piedmont Airlines   (Richard Childress)Pontiac1164470running196
25131   Buddy Baker UNO   (Hoss Ellington)Buick1092445steering088
26 79   Bill Elliott Melling Tool   (Harry Melling)Ford1002355transmission085
27 943   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac8210065fuel pump082
283907   Bill Scott Brown Racing   (Spencer Brown)Buick752175piston079
291896   Elliott Forbes-Robinson Jolly Rancher / Western Steer   (Will Cronkrite)Buick732085engine076
301071   Dave Marcis J.D. Stacy   (Dave Marcis)Buick662995engine073
312324   Lennie Pond Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)Buick662905crash175
322262   Rick Wilson Wilson Racing   (Rick Wilson)Oldsmobile571860valve067
33 550   Geoffrey Bodine Performance Connection   (Cliff Stewart)Pontiac538890engine00
342617   Lake Speed Yazoo Mowers / 95 Rock   (Roger Hamby)Buick392770engine061
352773   Steve Moore Franklin City Music Park   (Willard Moore)Pontiac321925clutch463
36 847   Ron Bouchard J.D. Stacy   (Jack Beebe)Buick238680engine055
37 627   Cale Yarborough Valvoline   (M.C. Anderson)Buick171635engine052
383490   Jody Ridley J.D. Stacy   (Junie Donlavey)Ford168990engine049
393634   L.W. Wright AASCO   (L.W. Wright)Chevrolet131545engine046
402954   David Simko Mound Steel   (Elmer Simko)Pontiac41500crash043

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
155  
6105   #54 accident backstretch 
11177  
18225   #90 engine 
233917  
40456   #73 stalled turn 1 
466116  
62665   #17 engine 
67671  
68736   #3,24,71 accident turn 2 
7411946  
1201234   #50 debris 
12416643  
1671704   #21 oil on track 
1711733  
1741774   #19 engine 
17818811  
  Percent of race run under caution: 20.7%             Average green flag run: 16.6 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Darrell Waltrip111
  Ricky Rudd221
  Darrell Waltrip342
  Terry Labonte5106
  Darrell Waltrip11111
  Benny Parsons12176
  Buddy Arrington18181
  Steve Moore19224
  Darrell Waltrip233917
  Lennie Pond40401
  Morgan Shepherd41455
  Darrell Waltrip46483
  Benny Parsons49502
  Darrell Waltrip51533
  Dale Earnhardt54541
  Darrell Waltrip55562
  Dale Earnhardt57571
  Darrell Waltrip58592
  Harry Gant60612
  Terry Labonte627312
  Bobby Allison74752
  Benny Parsons769015
  Bobby Allison91911
  Harry Gant92932
  Bobby Allison94952
  Benny Parsons961027
  Donnie Allison1031031
  Neil Bonnett1041041
  Benny Parsons10511915
  Dale Earnhardt1201201
  Bobby Allison1211233
  Benny Parsons12414219
  Darrell Waltrip1431431
  Benny Parsons1441507
  Darrell Waltrip1511511
  Benny Parsons1521521
  Darrell Waltrip1531542
  Benny Parsons1551551
  Darrell Waltrip1561561
  Terry Labonte1571571
  Benny Parsons1581581
  Darrell Waltrip1591591
  Benny Parsons1601601
  Darrell Waltrip1611622
  Benny Parsons1631642
  Darrell Waltrip1651662
  Benny Parsons1671704
  Terry Labonte1711722
  Darrell Waltrip17318412
  Benny Parsons1851873
  Darrell Waltrip1881881

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Terry Labonte 1410    
2   Darrell Waltrip 1335   -75  
3   Benny Parsons 1309   -101  
4   Harry Gant 1248   -162  
5   Bobby Allison 1225   -185  
6   Morgan Shepherd 1189   -221  
7   Dale Earnhardt 1183   -227  
8   Buddy Arrington 1150   -260  
9   Richard Petty 1101   -309  
10   Jimmy Means 1064   -346  
11   Neil Bonnett 1035   -375  
12   Dave Marcis 1023   -387  
13   Kyle Petty 971   -439  
14   Mark Martin 966   -444  
15   Ron Bouchard 946   -464  
16   Jody Ridley 926   -484  
17   Ricky Rudd 918   -492  
18   Joe Ruttman 914   -496  
19   J.D. McDuffie 889   -521  
20   Cale Yarborough 752   -658