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1983 Van Scoy Diamond Mine 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 14 of 30
Sunday, June 12, 1983 at Pocono International Raceway, Long Pond, PA
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:53:13
Average speed: 128.636 mph
Pole speed: 152.315 mph
Cautions: 6 for 25 laps
Margin of victory: 9.56 sec
Attendance: 70000
Lead changes: 22

Glossary    1983 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1983 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 722   Bobby Allison Miller High Life   (DiGard Racing)Buick20031100running143185
2 111   Darrell Waltrip Pepsi Challenger   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet20025950running3175
31043   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac20017225running21170
41427   Tim Richmond Old Milwaukee   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac19910580running9165
51155   Benny Parsons Skoal   (Johnny Hayes)Buick1997100running0155
6179   Bill Elliott Melling Oil Pumps   (Harry Melling)Ford1998730running1155
7 675   Neil Bonnett Hodgdon   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Chevrolet19910700running6151
8 915   Dale Earnhardt Wrangler   (Bud Moore)Ford19911200running0142
9 444   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet1996950running1143
101298   Joe Ruttman Levi Garrett   (Ron Benfield)Pontiac1986600running1139
111971   Dave Marcis Hudson   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet19710800running0130
12131   Lake Speed UNO / Bull Frog Knits   (Hoss Ellington)Chevrolet1973200running0127
13167   Kyle Petty 7-Eleven   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac1975580running0124
142248   Trevor Boys Hylton-McCaig   (James Hylton)Chevrolet1955770running0121
15152   Morgan Shepherd ACM Equipment Sales   (Jim Stacy)Buick19410300running0118
16246   D.K. Ulrich Coffee's   (D.K. Ulrich)Buick1944960running0115
172667   Buddy Arrington Direct Connection   (Buddy Arrington)Dodge1934750running0112
18 833   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Buick19110700running2114
192770   J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac1904440running0106
203152   Jimmy Means Broadway Motors   (Jimmy Means)Chevrolet1904180running0103
213841   Ronnie Thomas Advance Auto Parts   (Ronnie Thomas)Pontiac1882100running0100
223576   Mike Potter Larry's Nightclub   (Mike Potter)Buick1872000running097
233224   Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)Chrysler1811950running094
242510   Steve Gray Gray Racing   (Henley Gray)Buick1811900running091
252864   Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda   (Elmo Langley)Ford1673540engine088
262326   Ronnie Hopkins Food Country USA   (Charlie Henderson)Chevrolet1651800engine085
27 528   Cale Yarborough Hardee's   (Harry Ranier)Chevrolet1501750oil pan082
281890   Dick Brooks Chameleon Sunglasses   (Junie Donlavey)Ford1483380transmission079
292017   Sterling Marlin Hesco Exhaust   (Roger Hamby)Pontiac1383320engine076
30 388   Geoffrey Bodine Gatorade   (Cliff Stewart)Pontiac1164260ball joint578
31 23   Ricky Rudd Piedmont Airlines   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet1002550engine875
323660   Bob Riley Riley Racing   (Bob Riley)Pontiac981500rear end067
333756   John Callis Gailey Excavating   (John Callis)Chevrolet971450ignition064
342147   Ron Bouchard Race Hill Farm   (Jack Beebe)Buick912900engine061
353463   Jocko Maggiacomo Tele-Video   (Jim Rosenblum)Buick911350engine058
363058   Jerry Bowman Bel Air Datsun   (Jerry Bowman)Ford911300oil pump055
372996   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Hillin Racing   (Bobby Hillin, Sr.)Buick471275engine052
383319   Bobby Gerhart Gray Racing   (Henley Gray)Buick441250engine049

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
199  
10134   oil on track 
144936  
50545   #26 fluid on track 
556511  
66694   #44,88,98 accident 
708617  
87904   #24,56,76 accident 
91922  
93953   #47 engine 
9611116  
1121165   #2 spun 
11720084  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.5%             Average green flag run: 25.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Darrell Waltrip122
  Ricky Rudd3108
  Neil Bonnett11166
  Bobby Allison172610
  Richard Petty274014
  Geoffrey Bodine41422
  Bobby Allison43508
  Geoffrey Bodine51511
  Bobby Allison52565
  Terry Labonte57571
  Tim Richmond58669
  Richard Petty67737
  Bobby Allison748613
  Geoffrey Bodine87882
  Bobby Allison8911022
  Harry Gant1111111
  Darrell Waltrip1121121
  Joe Ruttman1131131
  Bobby Allison11413320
  Harry Gant1341341
  Bobby Allison13515420
  Bill Elliott1551551
  Bobby Allison15620045

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Bobby Allison 2163    
2   Richard Petty 2000   -163  
2   Bill Elliott 2000   -163  
4   Darrell Waltrip 1984   -179  
5   Neil Bonnett 1956   -207  
6   Harry Gant 1949   -214  
7   Joe Ruttman 1852   -311  
8   Dick Brooks 1650   -513  
9   Ricky Rudd 1637   -526  
10   Terry Labonte 1634   -529  
11   Dale Earnhardt 1605   -558  
12   Jimmy Means 1593   -570  
13   Buddy Arrington 1566   -597  
14   Dave Marcis 1561   -602  
15   Kyle Petty 1520   -643  
16   Tim Richmond 1421   -742  
17   Sterling Marlin 1401   -762  
18   Ron Bouchard 1381   -782  
19   Geoffrey Bodine 1368   -795  
20   Lake Speed 1246   -917