1980 Atlanta Journal 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on November 2, 1980 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA
328 L, 505.12 M, 812.784 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 12 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Chevy 328 269 running 185
2 3 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 328 9 running 175
3 13 2 Dale Earnhardt Mike Curb, Hodgdon Chevy 327 1 running 170
4 10 28 Buddy Baker NAPA, Regal Ride Shocks Buick 327 14 running 165
5 11 44 Terry Labonte Apache Stove Chevy 327 4 running 160
6 25 90 Jody Ridley Truxmore, Sunny King Ford 326 1 running 155
7 20 68 Lennie Pond Kings Mountain Truck Plaza Chevy 326 0 running 146
8 27 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 323 0 running 142
9 29 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 322 10 running 143
10 24 40 Stan Barrett Needham-Reynolds Chevy 321 0 running
11 28 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 320 0 running 130
12 23 17 Roger Hamby Kings Inn, Busch Chevy 319 0 running 127
13 17 73 Steve Moore Barnes Freight Lines Chevy 318 0 running 124
14 36 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 317 0 running 121
15 19 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 313 0 running 118
16 35 45 Charlie Chamblee Ryan Homes Buick 298 0 running
17 30 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 289 0 running 112
18 2 9 Bill Elliott Melling Timing Components Mercury 268 0 running 109
19 40 5 Clay Young Baird & Trivette Oldsmobile 265 0 crash
20 37 52 Jimmy Means Thompson Industries Chevy 264 0 hub 103
21 15 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 256 1 engine 105
22 16 71 Dave Marcis Hudson, Buck Stove Chevy 255 2 running 102
23 33 75 Joe Millikan RahMoc Enterprises Chevy 224 1 cam 99
24 14 7 Lake Speed Sanyo Chevy 209 0 flywheel 91
25 34 19 Cecil Gordon Belden Asphalt Chevy 166 0 hub 88
26 7 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade, DiGard Chevy 147 1 overheating 90
27 21 4 Connie Saylor Mitco Chevy 131 1 engine 87
28 18 96 Mike Miller Dairyland Transportation Ford 123 0 overheating 79
29 32 6 Tim Richmond UNO, Howard Johnson's Chevy 110 0 clutch 76
30 39 46 Travis Tiller Ring Enterprises Oldsmobile 104 0 radiator 73
31 5 1 David Pearson Hawaiian Tropic Oldsmobile 93 0 quit 70
32 6 27 Benny Parsons Melling Tool Chevy 71 0 engine 67
33 22 77 John Anderson Warren Fabricating Chevy 52 0 oil line 64
34 38 39 Blackie Wangerin Wangerin Racing Mercury 51 0 valve 61
35 31 79 Junior Miller Warren Racing Chevy 50 0 engine 58
36 9 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 17 0 crash 55
37 4 12 Donnie Allison Ramey's Chevy City Chevy 17 0 crash 52
38 1 15 Bobby Allison Mike Curb, Hodgdon Mercury 16 14 crash 54
39 8 87 Gary Balough Tri-City Aluminum Chevy 16 0 crash 46
40 26 80 John Callis Bo Laws Automotive Ford 15 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Cecil Gordon
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available