July 16, 1983 - 250 Miles - Purse $138,770

     
 
Average Speed:   85.726 mph Time of Race:      2:55:12 Margin:      15 second
Pole Winner:        Ron Bouchard / 103.02 Attendance:         22,000 Cautions:     4 for 25
Lap Leaders:       Darrell Waltrip 1 - 66, Neil Bonnett 67 - 85,  Dave Marcis 86, Neil Bonnett 87 - 116, Dave Marcis 117 - 120,
Bobby Allison 121 - 144, Darrell Waltrip 145 -172, Dale Earnhard 173 - 181, Darrell Waltrip 182 - 216, Dale Earnhardt 217 - 272,
Neil Bonnett 276, Dale Earnhardt 277 - 420 (12 Lead Changes)
 
Driver Fin Str Car Team  /  Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
Dale Earnhardt 1 3 15 Wrangler
Bud Moore
Ford 420 23,125 Running 212
Darrell Waltrip 2 2 11 Pepsi Challenger
Junior Johnson
Chevrolet 420 16,425 Running 129
Tim Richmond 3 13 27 Old Milwaukee
Raymond Beadle
Pontiac 419 8,030 Running 0
Bobby Allison 4 11 22 Miller High Life
DiGard  Racing
Buick 419 9,400 Running 24
Ricky Rudd 5 6 3 Piedmont Airlines
Richard Childress 
Chevrolet 417 4,770 Running 0
Neil Bonnett 6 4 75 Hodgdon
RahMoc Enterprises
Chevrolet 417 6,800 Running 50
Bill Elliott 7 9 9 Melling Oil Pumps
Harry Melling
Ford 416 3,850 Running 0
Harry Gant 8 10 33 Skoal Bandit
Hal Needham
Buick 416 8,200 Running 0
Dave Marcis 9 7 71 W.H. Bolin
Dave Marcis
Chevrolet 416 7,600 Running 5
Morgan Shepherd 10 8 2 ACM Equipment Sales
Jim Stacy
Buick 414 8,010 Running 0
Terry Labonte 11 15 44 Budweiser
Billy Hagan
Chevrolet 412 3,190 Running 0
Jimmy Means 12 21 52 Broadway Motors
Jimmy Means
Chevrolet 412 3,020 Running 0
Trevor Boys 13 23 48 Hylton-McCaig
James Hylton
Chevrolet 411 3,360 Running 0
Dick Brooks 14 20 90 Chameleon Sunglasses
Junie Donlavey
Ford 411 2,800 Running 0
Sterling Marlin 15 18 17 Hesco Exhaust
Roger Hamby
Pontiac 409 3,315 Running 0
Geoff Beodine 16 14 88 Gatorade
Cliff Stewart
Pontiac 406 3,950 Running 0
J.D. McDuffie 17 24 70 J.D. McDuffie Pontiac 399 2,250 Running 0
Al Elmore 18 26 6 World Cup
D.K. Ulrich
Buick 393 2,025 Running 0
Richard Petty 19 16 43 STP
Petty Enterprises
Pontiac 392 5,575 Running 0
Kyle Petty 20 12 7 7-Eleven
Petty Enterprises
Pontiac 389 1,950 Running 0
Steve Gray 21 28 19 Henley Gray Buick 376 825 Running 0
Joe Ruttman 22 5 98 Levi Garrett
Ron Benfield
Pontiac 348 1,300 Running 0
Ronnie Thomas 23 22 41 Advance Auto Parts
Ronnie Thomas
Pontiac 344 775 Running 0
Buddy Arrington 24 30 67 Buddy Arrington Chrysler 269 1,250 Engine 0
Don Satterfield 25 27 18 Leon Satterfield Buick 227 725 Engine 0
Darryl Sage 26 17 86 Lee Sage Chevrolet 209 720 Engine 0
Ron Bouchard 27 1 47 Race Hill Farm
Jack Beebe
Buick 148 2,415 Engine 0
Tommy Gale 28 29 64 Sunny King Ford
Elmo Langley
Ford 77 1,210 Engine 0
Jimmy Walker 29 19 96 Will Cronkrite Ford 50 705 Over
Heating
0
D.K. Ulrich 30 25 02 Bud Reeder Buick 3 1,200 Piston 0