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1983 Budweiser 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 18, 1983 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 7 22 Bobby Allison Miller High Life Buick 500 195 running 185
2 4 88 Geoffrey Bodine Gatorade Pontiac 500 67 running 175
3 5 27 Tim Richmond Old Milwaukee Pontiac 500 97 running 170
4 1 44 Terry Labonte Budweiser Chevy 499 51 running 165
5 14 11 Darrell Waltrip Pepsi, Burger King Chevy 499 0 running 155
6 16 2 Morgan Shepherd ACM Equipment Sales Buick 499 1 running 155
7 8 75 Neil Bonnett Hodgdon Chevy 493 0 running 146
8 12 9 Bill Elliott Melling Oil Pumps Ford 491 29 running 147
9 17 43 Richard Petty STP Pontiac 491 1 running 143
10 27 10 Clark Dwyer Hamby Automotive Chevy 480 0 running 134
11 21 8 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Trap Rock Industries Buick 479 0 running 130
12 25 6 D.K. Ulrich Ulrich Racing Buick 470 0 running 127
13 2 3 Ricky Rudd Piedmont Airlines Chevy 467 0 running 124
14 24 92 Joe Fields Hobart Sales & Service Buick 459 0 running 121
15 36 24 Cecil Gordon Delaware Trans-Am Chrysler 457 0 running 118
16 11 47 Ron Bouchard Race Hill Farm Buick 452 0 crash 115
17 9 33 Harry Gant Skoal Bandit Buick 452 0 crash 112
18 28 87 Jimmy Ingalls Ingalls Construction Buick 447 0 running 109
19 30 38 Laurent Rioux Valvoline Chevy 441 0 running 106
20 6 98 Joe Ruttman Levi Garrett Pontiac 427 0 engine 103
21 26 52 Jimmy Means Broadway Motors Chevy 416 0 running 100
22 13 71 Dave Marcis Atlantic Equipment & Leasing Chevy 387 0 engine 97
23 23 67 Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing Dodge 382 0 spring 94
24 29 41 Ronnie Thomas McCord Gaskets Pontiac 377 0 engine 91
25 10 21 Buddy Baker Valvoline Ford 356 0 engine 88
26 18 7 Kyle Petty 7-Eleven Pontiac 337 0 crash 85
27 22 17 Sterling Marlin Hesco Exhaust Pontiac 285 0 engine 82
28 34 02 Tommy Gale Reeder Racing Pontiac 255 0 steering 79
29 33 69 Bob Riley N.R.S. Carting Pontiac 221 0 ignition 76
30 32 64 Jerry Bowman Bowman Racing Ford 139 0 crash 73
31 19 48 Trevor Boys Hylton-McCaig Chevy 138 0 engine 70
32 15 90 Dick Brooks Chameleon Sunglasses Ford 125 0 engine 67
33 20 77 Dean Combs Best Products Buick 107 0 engine 64
34 31 60 Natz Peters Mitton Electric Buick 103 0 engine 61
35 3 15 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Ford 90 59 head gasket 63
36 35 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing Pontiac 79 0 engine 55
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available