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1984 Warner W. Hodgdon American 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 28 of 30
Sunday, October 21, 1984 at North Carolina Motor Speedway, Rockingham, NC
492 laps on a 1.017 mile paved track (500.364 miles)

Time of race: 4:26:35
Average speed: 112.617 mph
Pole speed: 144.415 mph
Cautions: 10 for 91 laps
Margin of victory: 1 foot
Attendance: 45000
Lead changes: 28

Glossary    1984 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1984 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 29   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford49230400running133180
2 533   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet49220230running166180
3 444   Terry Labonte Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet49213115running56170
4 311   Darrell Waltrip Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet49213845running22165
51022   Bobby Allison Miller High Life   (DiGard Racing)Buick49115625running35160
61898   Morgan Shepherd Levi Garrett   (Ron Benfield)Chevrolet4907460running1155
71521   Buddy Baker Valvoline   (Wood Brothers)Ford4883385running0146
82227   Tim Richmond Old Milwaukee   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac4879735running0142
91675   Dave Marcis Pontiac   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac48411085running3143
101971   Lennie Pond Jim Testa   (Dave Marcis)Oldsmobile4807200running0134
113048   Trevor Boys Hylton-McCaig   (James Hylton)Chevrolet4795965running0130
12178   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Trap Rock Industries   (Stavola Brothers)Buick4782355running0127
13 63   Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Jeans   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet4708710running4129
14 947   Ron Bouchard Race Hill Farm   (Jack Beebe)Buick4685445running21126
151243   Richard Petty STP   (Mike Curb)Pontiac4685585running0118
163735   Dick May Reagan-Bush '84   (Wayne Beahr)Ford4602910running0115
173564   Joe Millikan Sunny King Ford & Honda   (Elmo Langley)Ford4594745running0112
182552   Jimmy Means Broadway Motors   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac4594455running0109
19 15   Geoffrey Bodine Northwestern Security Life   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet45710710running35111
203167   Buddy Arrington Affordable Car Rentals   (Buddy Arrington)Dodge4534565running0103
213942   Terry Schoonover Restore Auto Care Products   (Terry Schoonover)Chevrolet4211555running0100
22346   Jimmy Ingalls Henn's Swap Shop   (D.K. Ulrich)Buick3933790running097
232115   Ricky Rudd Wrangler Jeans   (Bud Moore)Ford3899950engine094
24207   Kyle Petty 7-Eleven   (Petty Enterprises)Ford3799735running091
253686   Bob Fox Fox Brothers   (Bobby Fox)Chevrolet3521495valve088
261488   Rusty Wallace Gatorade   (Cliff Stewart)Pontiac3484095steering085
273882   Mark Stahl Auto Bell Car Wash   (Mark Stahl)Ford3281290engine082
283274   Bobby Wawak Superior Piping   (Bobby Wawak)Buick2931250engine079
29 71   Lake Speed Bull Frog Knits   (Hoss Ellington)Chevrolet2601210steering076
301190   Dick Brooks Chameleon Sunglasses   (Junie Donlavey)Ford2573425engine1578
312624   Buddie Boys Jim Testa   (Buddie Boys)Buick1781055brakes070
322996   Jerry Bowman Bowman Racing   (Grimes Holcomb)Ford1711015crash067
33 812   Neil Bonnett Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet1691710crash064
34234   Joe Ruttman Morgan-McClure   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet169960crash166
351351   Greg Sacks Sacks & Sons   (Arnie Sacks)Chevrolet1601420engine058
362470   J.D. McDuffie Wilder's   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac1572385engine055
372702   Dale Jarrett Busch   (Emanuel Zervakis)Chevrolet149835engine052
382817   Clark Dwyer Hesco Exhaust Systems   (Roger Hamby)Pontiac1082335engine049
393345   Jeff Hooker Morris Racing   (Bob Morris)Pontiac61710engine046
404006   Mike Potter Walker Enterprises   (Jimmy Walker)Ford9710engine043

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Phil Good00Good RacingPhil GoodChrysler
Jim Southard50Commodore PropertiesJim SouthardBuick
Brent Elliott72J & S TruckingKermit ElliottBuick
Maurice Randall93Randall RacingMaurice RandallChrysler

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
13131  
325827   oil on track 
59657  
66705   #45 engine 
718111  
82865   debris 
8714559  
1461494   #86 spun turn 2 
15016213  
1631697   #51 engine 
1701701  
17118010   #4,5,8,12,21,22,27,35,88,90,96 accident turn 1 
1811844  
1851917   #1,96 accident backstretch 
19222231  
2232264   #24,42 spun turn 2 
22727246  
27328816   rain 
289418130  
4194246   #82 engine 
42549268  
  Percent of race run under caution: 18.5%             Average green flag run: 36.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Geoffrey Bodine13232
  Terry Labonte33364
  Darrell Waltrip375620
  Bobby Allison57593
  Dave Marcis60623
  Geoffrey Bodine63653
  Harry Gant668217
  Joe Ruttman83831
  Bobby Allison8411532
  Harry Gant11614530
  Darrell Waltrip1461461
  Harry Gant14718236
  Ron Bouchard1831853
  Dick Brooks18620015
  Harry Gant20121212
  Ron Bouchard2132219
  Harry Gant2222232
  Morgan Shepherd2242241
  Terry Labonte2252262
  Ron Bouchard2272359
  Terry Labonte23628550
  Dale Earnhardt2862894
  Bill Elliott29036879
  Harry Gant36941951
  Darrell Waltrip4204201
  Harry Gant42143717
  Bill Elliott43849053
  Harry Gant4914911
  Bill Elliott4924921

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Terry Labonte 4260    
2   Harry Gant 4211   -49  
3   Bill Elliott 4042   -218  
4   Darrell Waltrip 4009   -251  
5   Dale Earnhardt 3960   -300  
6   Bobby Allison 3774   -486  
7   Ricky Rudd 3635   -625  
8   Neil Bonnett 3552   -708  
9   Geoffrey Bodine 3453   -807  
10   Ron Bouchard 3423   -837  
11   Richard Petty 3380   -880  
12   Tim Richmond 3211   -1049  
13   Dave Marcis 3174   -1086  
14   Rusty Wallace 3113   -1147  
15   Dick Brooks 3062   -1198  
16   Kyle Petty 2983   -1277  
17   Trevor Boys 2819   -1441  
18   Joe Ruttman 2753   -1507  
19   Buddy Arrington 2504   -1756  
20   Buddy Baker 2374   -1886