1981 Cardinal 500 Classic NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship.jpg
Held on November 1, 1981 at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, VA
250 L, 131.5 M, 211.75 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 00 Sam Ard Olds 250 89 running
2 1 99 Geoffrey Bodine Pontiac 249 161 running
3 7 63 Jimmy Hensley Pontiac 249 0 running
4 16 0 Dick McCabe Pontiac 248 0 running
5 12 88 Monk Tate Olds 246 0 running
6 18 9 Wayne Patterson Pontiac 244 0 running
7 13 20 Bosco Lowe Olds 244 0 running
8 36 6 Hank Thomas Pontiac 244 0 running
9 29 01 Dickie Boswell Pontiac 243 0 running
10 40 27 Tony Hulin Olds 241 0 running
11 25 14 Claude Leclerc Chevy 238 0 running
12 37 23 Kerry Bodenhamer Pontiac 238 0 running
13 32 17 Orvil Reedy Pontiac 238 0 running
14 9 15 Brad Teague Pontiac 237 0 running
15 38 07 David Triplett Pontiac 237 0 running
16 28 2 Jeff Hensley Pontiac 236 0 running
17 35 02 Snookie Farmer Chevy 233 0 running
18 10 19 Diane Teel Pontiac 228 0 running
19 14 22 Rick Mast Pontiac 222 0 accident
20 23 03 Gary Neice Chevy 221 0 engine
21 8 47 Randy Tissot Pontiac 213 0 running
22 30 32 Dale Jarrett Pontiac 202 0 engine
23 4 8 Jay Hedgecock Olds 167 0 engine
24 26 44 James Harman Pontiac 143 0 engine
25 11 87 Steve Jarvis Chevy 139 0 brakes
26 24 18 Paul Radford Pontiac 123 0 engine
27 22 21 Danny Fair Pontiac 122 0 brakes
28 20 3 Mike Porter Pontiac 94 0 handling
29 19 04 Eddie Falk Olds 85 0 engine
30 5 12 Tommy Ellis Pontiac 80 0 engine
31 33 24 Randy Hutchison Pontiac 79 0 engine
32 21 5 Joe Thurman Pontiac 78 0 engine
33 16 11 Tommy Houston Pontiac 62 0 engine
34 27 59 Gene Glover Pontiac 53 0 engine
35 31 40 Joe Dean Huss Ford 51 0 head gasket
36 39 16 Langis Caron Pontiac 49 0 accident
37 3 1 Bill Dennis Pontiac 48 0 rear end
38 6 4 Bob Pressley Pontiac 47 0 rocker arm
39 34 77 Bud Elliott Pontiac 30 0 rear end
40 17 10 Jack Ingram Pontiac 19 0 rear end
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 1h:50:29
Fast Qualifier: Geoffrey Bodine - 20.622 sec.
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: 71.353 mph
Cautions: 7 for 38 laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available