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1980 Daytona 500

1980 Daytona 500 is 22nd Daytona 500 race. Passed at the Daytona circuit. Buddy Baker won the pole position and this race. Bobby Allison and Neil Bonnett also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1979 Daytona 500
Next race: 1981 Daytona 500
Race Start: 17th February 1980

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1980 Daytona 500

1st victory for the Ranier Racing team
1st victory for the Buddy Baker
3rd podium for the Buddy Baker
5th podium for the Bobby Allison
1st podium for the Neil Bonnett

1980 Daytona 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Buddy Baker Oldsmobile Cutlass, #28 0 2h 48m 55s 0 Ranier Racing
2 Bobby Allison Mercury ?? 1980, #15 0 Bud Moore
3 Neil Bonnett Mercury ?? 1980, #21 0 Wood Brothers
4 Dale Earnhardt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #2 0 Rod Osterlund
5 Benny Parsons Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #27 0 M.C. Anderson
6 Terry Labonte Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #44 0 Billy Hagan
7 Donnie Allison Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #1 0 Hoss Ellington
8 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet ?? 1980, #14 0 H.B. Cunningham
9 Lennie Pond Buick ?? 1980, #75 0 Rahmoc Enterprises
10 Jody Ridley Mercury ?? 1980, #90 0 Junie Donlavey
11 Janet Guthrie Chevrolet ?? 1980, #82 0 Rod Osterlund
12 Bill Elliott Mercury ?? 1980, #9 0 George Elliott
13 Richard Childress Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #3 0 Richard Childress
14 Slick Johnson Chevrolet ?? 1980, #53 0 J.D. Johnson
15 Jimmy Means Buick ?? 1980, #52 0 Jimmy Means
16 Don Whittington Chevrolet ?? 1980, #17 0 Roger Hamby
17 Joe Booher Buick ?? 1980, #74 0 Bobby Wawak
18 John Anderson Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #33 0 Russ Draime
19 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #11 0 Junior Johnson
20 Tommy Gale Ford ?? 1980, #64 0 Elmo Langley
21 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #24 0 Cecil Gordon
22 Dave Marcis Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #71 0 Dave Marcis
23 Bill Schmitt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #73 0 Bill Schmitt
24 Bill Elswick Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #5 0 Rahmoc Enterprises
25 Richard Petty Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #43 0 Petty Enterprises
26 James Hylton Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #48 0 James Hylton
27 J.D. McDuffie Buick ?? 1980, #19 0 Henley Gray
28 John Utsman Chevrolet ?? 1980, #0 0 Ed Whitaker
29 Ronnie Thomas Buick ?? 1980, #25 0 Don Robertson
30 Kevin Housby Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #8 0 Jack Housby
31 A.J. Foyt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #51 0 A.J. Foyt
32 Bill Whittington Buick ?? 1980, #40 0 D.K. Ulrich
33 Bruce Hill Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #50 0 Walter Ballard
34 Joe Millikan Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #72 0 L.G. DeWitt
35 Chuck Bown Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #68 0 Jim Testa
36 Dick Brooks Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #7 0 Nelson Malloch
37 Jim Vandiver Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #89 0 O.L. Nixon
38 Jim Hurlbert Dodge ?? 1980, #79 0 Frank Warren
39 Tighe Scott Buick ?? 1980, #30 0 Walter Ballard
40 Darrell Waltrip Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #88 0 DiGard Racing
41 Buddy Arrington, Harry Gant Dodge ?? 1980, #67 0 Buddy Arrington

Qualifying Results for the 1980 Daytona 500 on the Daytona circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Buddy Baker Oldsmobile Cutlass, #28 0 Ranier Racing
2 Donnie Allison Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #1 Hoss Ellington
3 Neil Bonnett Mercury ?? 1980, #21 Wood Brothers
4 Richard Petty Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #43 Petty Enterprises
5 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #11 Junior Johnson
6 John Anderson Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #33 Russ Draime
7 Darrell Waltrip Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #88 DiGard Racing
8 Joe Millikan Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #72 L.G. DeWitt
9 Bobby Allison Mercury ?? 1980, #15 Bud Moore
10 Harry Gant Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #47 Jack Beebe
11 A.J. Foyt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #51 A.J. Foyt
12 Lennie Pond Buick ?? 1980, #75 Rahmoc Enterprises
13 Dave Marcis Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #71 Dave Marcis
14 Benny Parsons Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #27 M.C. Anderson
15 Chuck Bown Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #68 Jim Testa
16 Tighe Scott Buick ?? 1980, #30 Walter Ballard
17 Terry Labonte Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #44 Billy Hagan
18 Janet Guthrie Chevrolet ?? 1980, #82 Rod Osterlund
19 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #24 Cecil Gordon
20 Bill Schmitt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #73 Bill Schmitt
21 Kevin Housby Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #8 Jack Housby
22 Richard Childress Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #3 Richard Childress
23 Don Whittington Chevrolet ?? 1980, #17 Roger Hamby
24 Bill Elliott Mercury ?? 1980, #9 George Elliott
25 J.D. McDuffie Buick ?? 1980, #19 Henley Gray
26 Jimmy Means Buick ?? 1980, #52 Jimmy Means
27 Jody Ridley Mercury ?? 1980, #90 Junie Donlavey
28 Joe Booher Buick ?? 1980, #74 Bobby Wawak
29 Tommy Gale Ford ?? 1980, #64 Elmo Langley
30 Jim Hurlbert Dodge ?? 1980, #79 Frank Warren
31 Buddy Arrington Dodge ?? 1980, #67 Buddy Arrington
32 Dale Earnhardt Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #2 Rod Osterlund
33 Ronnie Thomas Buick ?? 1980, #25 Don Robertson
34 John Utsman Chevrolet ?? 1980, #0 Ed Whitaker
35 Bruce Hill Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #50 Walter Ballard
36 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet ?? 1980, #14 H.B. Cunningham
37 James Hylton Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #48 James Hylton
38 Bill Elswick Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #5 Rahmoc Enterprises
39 Slick Johnson Chevrolet ?? 1980, #53 J.D. Johnson
40 Jim Vandiver Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #89 O.L. Nixon
41 Dick Brooks, Bill Whittington Oldsmobile ?? 1980, #7 Nelson Malloch

List of all cars for the 1980 Daytona 500 on the Daytona circuit