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1984 Winston Western 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 30 of 30
Sunday, November 18, 1984 at Riverside International Raceway, Riverside, CA
119 laps on a 2.620 mile road course (311.780 miles)

Time of race: 3:10:01
Average speed: 98.448 mph
Pole speed: 116.714 mph
Cautions: 4 for 20 laps
Margin of victory: 5 sec
Attendance: 26000
Lead changes: 12

Glossary    1984 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1984 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1125   Geoffrey Bodine Northwestern Security Life   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet11931900running4180
2 327   Tim Richmond Old Milwaukee   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac11921325running0170
3 144   Terry Labonte Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet11917255running11170
4 59   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford11913500running0160
5 955   Benny Parsons Copenhagen   (Johnny Hayes)Chevrolet1198450running12160
61012   Neil Bonnett Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet1196095running0150
7 722   Bobby Allison Miller High Life   (DiGard Racing)Buick11916750running56156
81333   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet1196775running2147
9 804   Hershel McGriff Mark C. Bloome   (Gary Smith)Pontiac1192900running1143
10164   Joe Ruttman Morgan-McClure   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet1193550running0134
11 43   Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Jeans   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet1199000running0130
123648   Trevor Boys Hylton-McCaig   (James Hylton)Chevrolet1186865running0127
133373   Bill Schmitt Mountain Dew   (Bill Schmitt)Buick1174355running0124
141743   Richard Petty STP   (Mike Curb)Pontiac1175435running0121
15 615   Ricky Rudd Wrangler Jeans   (Bud Moore)Ford11711000running0118
163851   Greg Sacks Sacks & Sons   (Arnie Sacks)Chevrolet1162425running0115
172217   Lake Speed Bull Frog Knits   (Roger Hamby)Chevrolet1165050running0112
183995   Derrike Cope 7-Eleven   (George Jefferson)Ford1163240running0109
193783   Sumner McKnight Aero Wash   (Sumner McKnight)Chevrolet1163180running0106
201875   Dave Marcis Rahilly & Grady   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac11510175running0103
211552   Jimmy Means Broadway Motors   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac1154220running0100
221498   Morgan Shepherd Levi Garrett   (Ron Benfield)Chevrolet1123880running097
23406   Doug Heveron Syracuse Classic   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet1113480running094
241990   Dick Brooks Chameleon Sunglasses   (Junie Donlavey)Ford1103780transmission091
253064   Clark Dwyer Hesco Exhaust Systems   (Elmo Langley)Pontiac1103710running088
262688   Rusty Wallace Gatorade   (Cliff Stewart)Pontiac1053375running085
272956   Ron Esau McDonald's   (Jack Lee)Buick1031525running082
28217   Kyle Petty 7-Eleven   (Petty Enterprises)Ford989575running079
292378   Jim Robinson Hammer Security   (Lois Williams)Oldsmobile972525running076
302770   J.D. McDuffie Wilder's   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac942675transmission073
313414   Harry Goularte Go-Em Racing   (Harry Goularte)Buick861350crash070
324132   Ruben Garcia Suncrest Motorhomes   (Fred Stoke)Buick811125engine067
332461   Scott Miller MDS Systems   (Scott Miller)Pontiac771100crash064
34 211   Darrell Waltrip Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet709575engine3366
351147   Ron Bouchard Valvoline   (Jack Beebe)Buick672550transmission058
362593   Jim Bown Wholesale Truck Parts   (Johnny Kieper)Buick661225track arm055
373594   Rick McCray JPW Racing   (Rick McCray)Buick571125crash052
38281   Joe Millikan Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet53900engine049
393291   John Krebs KC Racing   (John Krebs)Oldsmobile481075transmission046
402021   Bobby Rahal 7-Eleven   (Wood Brothers)Ford44875rear end043
413166   Phil Parsons Skoal Bandit   (Johnny Hayes)Chevrolet15875shock00

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
St. James Davis02St. James RacingLaDonna DavisChrysler
Glenn Francis03Francis Race CarsTrent FrancisPontiac
Bill Osborne16Osborne RacingBob OsborneChevrolet
Pat Mintey35AFR SignsPat MinteyChevrolet
Ronnie Thomas41Thomas RacingRonnie ThomasChevrolet
Bob Kennedy45Erlich Motors / R.J. Theda Co.Myung Suk LeeChevrolet
Buddy Arrington67Affordable Car RentalsBuddy ArringtonDodge
Scott Autrey71Mercury MarineDick MidgleyOldsmobile
John Soares, Jr.94RPMJohn Soares, Jr.Pontiac

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
188   green-yellow start 
95951  
60634   #94 accident turn 9 
64707  
71755   #11 engine turn 3 
769419  
95984   #70 spun turn 8 
9911921  
  Percent of race run under caution: 17.6%             Average green flag run: 24.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Terry Labonte199
  Darrell Waltrip102516
  Bobby Allison26261
  Benny Parsons27315
  Harry Gant32332
  Darrell Waltrip345017
  Bobby Allison51522
  Terry Labonte53542
  Benny Parsons55617
  Bobby Allison627110
  Hershel McGriff72721
  Bobby Allison7311543
  Geoffrey Bodine1161194

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Terry Labonte 4508    
2   Harry Gant 4443   -65  
3   Bill Elliott 4377   -131  
4   Dale Earnhardt 4270   -238  
5   Darrell Waltrip 4230   -278  
6   Bobby Allison 4090   -418  
7   Ricky Rudd 3918   -590  
8   Neil Bonnett 3802   -706  
9   Geoffrey Bodine 3734   -774  
10   Richard Petty 3643   -865  
11   Ron Bouchard 3613   -895  
12   Tim Richmond 3505   -1003  
13   Dave Marcis 3416   -1092  
14   Rusty Wallace 3316   -1192  
15   Dick Brooks 3265   -1243  
16   Kyle Petty 3159   -1349  
17   Trevor Boys 3040   -1468  
18   Joe Ruttman 2945   -1563  
19   Greg Sacks 2545   -1963  
20   Buddy Arrington 2504   -2004