1980 Carolina 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 9, 1980 at Rockingham Speedway in Rockingham, NC
492 L, 507.744 M, 817.212 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 21 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Oldsmobile 492 256 running 185
2 9 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 492 39 running 175
3 7 2 Dale Earnhardt Mike Curb, Hodgdon Chevy 491 6 running 170
4 1 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 491 77 running 165
5 12 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 491 0 running 155
6 6 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 490 0 running 150
7 4 15 Bobby Allison Mike Curb, Hodgdon Ford 489 0 running 146
8 23 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 488 0 running 142
9 8 71 Dave Marcis Hudson Transmission Chevy 486 0 running 138
10 16 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 483 0 running 134
11 28 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 476 0 running 130
12 11 40 Ricky Rudd Al Rudd Auto Parts Chevy 472 0 running 127
13 18 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 469 0 running 124
14 19 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 462 0 running 121
15 3 28 Buddy Baker NAPA, Regal Ride Shocks Chevy 458 111 crash 123
16 15 7 Dick Brooks Sanyo Chevy 455 0 rear end 115
17 37 74 Bobby Wawak Chevy 453 0 running 112
18 33 17 Roger Hamby Kings Inn Chevy 440 0 running 109
19 38 79 Dick May Native Tan Dodge 431 0 running 106
20 30 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 422 0 running 103
21 5 27 Benny Parsons Melling Tool Chevy 411 0 crash 100
22 13 12 Buck Simmons Kencoal Mining Chevy 411 0 overheating 97
23 22 75 Bill Elswick RahMoc Enterprises Chevy 403 0 running 94
24 24 33 John Anderson Draime Race Engines Chevy 353 0 crash 91
25 27 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 346 0 engine 88
26 31 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 332 0 engine 85
27 25 45 Baxter Price Iron Peddlers Oldsmobile 326 0 engine 82
28 2 72 Joe Millikan Hayes Jewelers Oldsmobile 259 3 engine 84
29 20 90 Jody Ridley Truxmore, Sunny King Ford 256 0 crash 76
30 14 53 Slick Johnson J.D. Johnson Chevy 205 0 engine 73
31 32 42 Kyle Petty STP Chevy 125 0 engine 70
32 10 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 112 0 engine 67
33 29 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile 73 0 crash 64
34 17 18 Randy Ogden Jack Ogden Chevy 49 0 crash 61
35 34 92 Bill Osborne Chevy 22 0 crash 58
36 36 76 Mike Potter Chevy 21 0 engine 55
37 26 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Buick 10 0 engine 52
38 35 29 Junior Miller Pleasure Island Chevy 10 0 engine 49
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available