1981 CRC Chemicals 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 20, 1981 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, DE
500 L, 500 M, 804.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 21 Neil Bonnett Warner Hodgdon, National Eng. Ford 500 185 running 185
2 2 11 Darrell Waltrip Mountain Dew Buick 499 1 running 175
3 9 28 Bobby Allison Hardee's Buick 499 74 running 170
4 17 47 Ron Bouchard J.D. Stacy Buick 495 0 running 160
5 1 88 Ricky Rudd Gatorade Chevy 495 55 running 160
6 5 2 Joe Ruttman J.D. Stacy Pontiac 495 1 running 155
7 7 42 Kyle Petty STP Buick 495 0 running 146
8 12 71 Dave Marcis J.D. Stacy Chevy 495 1 running 147
9 15 37 Tim Richmond Rogers Auto Leasing Buick 494 0 running 138
10 11 43 Richard Petty STP Buick 494 2 running 139
11 16 90 Jody Ridley Truxmore, Sunny King Ford 493 0 running 130
12 18 24 Morgan Shepherd Washington Freightliner Buick 492 0 running 127
13 6 27 Cale Yarborough Valvoline Buick 492 0 running 124
14 19 67 Buddy Arrington Hills Racing Dodge 490 0 running 121
15 22 3 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Pontiac 490 0 running 118
16 21 68 Lennie Pond J.D. Stacy Buick 490 0 running 115
17 4 75 Gary Balough RahMoc Enterprises Buick 487 0 running 112
18 25 99 D.K. Ulrich Ulrich Racing Buick 482 0 running 109
19 20 52 Jimmy Means Broadway Motors Pontiac 481 0 running 106
20 27 25 Ronnie Thomas Drummond Racing Pontiac 479 0 running 103
21 13 5 Joe Millikan Performance Connection Pontiac 474 0 running 100
22 29 17 Lowell Cowell Kings Inn Daytona Chevy 468 0 running 97
23 14 33 Harry Gant Skoal Bandit Pontiac 437 178 engine 99
24 23 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 404 0 running 91
25 32 40 Dick May Price Racing Buick 311 0 alternator 88
26 30 20 Cecil Gordon Superior Piping Chevy 296 0 rear end 85
27 24 66 Lake Speed Speed Racing Buick 288 0 engine 82
28 26 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Pontiac 256 0 engine 79
29 10 44 Terry Labonte J.D. Stacy Buick 230 3 crash 81
30 31 97 Bob Schacht Test Tube Oldsmobile 219 0 cylinder 73
31 34 63 Jocko Maggiacomo Shaw Motors Oldsmobile 189 0 push rod 70
32 33 48 James Hylton Palatine Auto Parts Pontiac 123 0 engine 67
33 28 60 Bob Riley Snellman Brothers Construction Pontiac 49 0 engine 64
34 8 15 Benny Parsons Melling Tool Ford 31 0 overheating 61
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