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RESULTS

1981 Official Race Results : Mt. Dew 500

Mt. Dew 500 | July 26, 1981 | Race 19 of 31

FIN ST CAR DRIVER MAKE SPONSOR PTS/BNS LAPS STATUS WINNINGS
1 1 11 Darrell Waltrip Buick Mountain Dew 185/10 200 Running 23,640
2 4 43 Richard Petty Buick STP 175/5 200 Running 18,915
3 3 15 Benny Parsons Ford Melling Tool Company 170/5 200 Running 13,515
4 6 33 Harry Gant Pontiac Skoal Bandit 165/5 200 Running 4,990
5 10 27 Cale Yarborough Buick Valvoline 160/5 200 Running 4,290
6 7 88 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Gatorade 150/0 199 Running 8,665
7 12 1 Buddy Baker Buick Uno / Caesars Pocono Resort 151/5 199 Running 2,690
8 9 42 Kyle Petty Buick STP 142/0 198 Running 4,750
9 22 12 Tim Richmond Oldsmobile Uno / Caesars Pocono Resort 138/0 198 Running 3,090
10 14 47 Ron Bouchard * Buick Race Hill Farm 134/0 198 Running 5,325
11 8 2 Dale Earnhardt Pontiac Wrangler Jeans 135/5 198 Running 9,190
12 15 75 Gary Balough Chevrolet A. Ferraiuolo & Sons PE 196 Running 4,330
13 5 44 Terry Labonte Buick Stratagraph 124/0 196 Running 7,240
14 19 22 Stan Barrett Pontiac Skoal Bandit 126/5 196 Running 1,615
15 16 90 Jody Ridley Ford Truxmore / Sunny King Ford-Honda 118/0 195 Running 4,745
16 23 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Hills Racing 115/0 195 Running 3,485
17 17 37 Mike Alexander Buick Roger's Auto Leasing 112/0 195 Running 1,295
18 25 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac Bailey Excavating 109/0 193 Running 3,220
19 27 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Broadway Motors 106/0 192 Running 3,085
20 30 40 Joe Booher Buick Booher Farms PE 189 Running 1,220
21 31 24 Cecil Gordon Buick Gordon Racing 100/0 187 Running 2,910
22 26 48 James Hylton Pontiac Palatine Automotive 97/0 185 Accident 2,775
23 21 3 Richard Childress Pontiac Nichols 94/0 185 Running 2,590
24 32 99 Al Loquasto Buick Schaeffer Beer / 295 PE 184 Running 2,345
25 13 28 Bobby Allison Buick Hardee's 93/5 179 Running 6,655
26 34 20 Rick Newsom Chevrolet D.l. Newsom 85/0 175 Running 1,055
27 24 66 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Lake Speed Racing 82/0 170 Running 2,260
28 33 17 Lowell Cowell Chevrolet Kings Inn 79/0 149 Running 2,225
29 11 5 Morgan Shepherd Pontiac Performance Connection 76/0 139 Broken Valve 5,930
30 35 08 Bruce Jacobi Buick Gerald Satterfield Air Cond. PE 117 Ignition 955
31 20 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 70/0 94 Engine Failure 2,130
32 29 60 Bob Riley Pontiac Aim 67/0 84 Transmission 905
33 18 71 Dave Marcis Buick Norton Company 64/0 83 Engine Failure 1,380
34 2 21 Neil Bonnett Ford Purolator 66/5 80 Broken Wheel Bearing 1,350
35 28 25 Ronnie Thomas Pontiac Carl Shelton Construction 58/0 62 Cracked Cylinder Head 1,340
* Denotes Rookie

RACE FACTS

Average Speed: 119.111 mph
Margin of Victory: 1 car length
Time of Race: 04:11:52
Lead Changes: 27
Cautions: 6 for 39 laps.