1983 Busch 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on August 27, 1983 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN
419 L, 223.327 M, 359.502 KM - Shortened by Rain

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 11 Darrell Waltrip Pepsi, Burger King Chevy 419 215 running 185
2 6 15 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Ford 419 197 running 175
3 13 22 Bobby Allison Miller High Life Buick 419 0 running 165
4 9 88 Geoffrey Bodine Gatorade Pontiac 418 0 running 160
5 5 44 Terry Labonte Budweiser Chevy 418 1 running 155
6 8 33 Harry Gant Skoal Bandit Buick 418 1 running 155
7 7 47 Ron Bouchard Race Hill Farm Buick 418 2 running 151
8 11 2 Morgan Shepherd ACM Equipment Sales Buick 410 0 running 142
9 14 43 Richard Petty STP Pontiac 407 0 running 138
10 15 75 Neil Bonnett Hodgdon Chevy 405 0 crash 139
11 19 7 Kyle Petty 7-Eleven Pontiac 405 0 running 130
12 28 41 Ronnie Thomas McCord Gaskets Pontiac 402 0 running 127
13 20 67 Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing Chrysler 399 0 running 124
14 4 3 Ricky Rudd Piedmont Airlines Chevy 396 0 running 121
15 23 17 Sterling Marlin Hesco Exhaust Pontiac 394 0 running 118
16 24 6 Al Elmore Ulrich Racing Buick 393 0 running 115
17 18 48 Trevor Boys Hylton-McCaig Chevy 389 0 running 112
18 1 98 Joe Ruttman Levi Garrett Pontiac 380 0 running 109
19 27 18 Don Satterfield Satterfield Racing Buick 368 0 running 106
20 12 71 Dave Marcis Hudson Chevy 353 0 running 103
21 17 90 Dick Brooks Chameleon Sunglasses Ford 314 0 valve 100
22 3 27 Tim Richmond Old Milwaukee Pontiac 271 3 crash 102
23 22 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 254 0 crash 94
24 25 02 Mike Potter Reeder Racing Pontiac 253 0 running 91
25 26 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing Pontiac 198 0 running 88
26 21 52 Jimmy Means Broadway Motors Chevy 147 0 rear end 85
27 10 9 Bill Elliott Melling Oil Pumps Ford 135 0 clutch 82
28 16 26 Ronnie Hopkins Food Country USA Chevy 67 0 rear end 79
29 29 45 John McFadden McFadden Racing Buick 44 0 brakes 76
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available