The Top Ranked NASCAR Drivers of the 1980's

 

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The Top Ranked NASCAR Drivers of the 1980's

 

Notes:

The ratings on this page comes from AinsworthSports.com's own rating system.  The lower the rating the better.

Drivers had to complete at least one qualifying season to be included in this list.

In order for a driver to accomplish a qualifying season he must participate in 10 races or half of his circuits total races.

Driver's ratings are penalized for every year under 4 qualifying years.

 

Rnk   Driver Rating
1   Dale Earnhardt 3.46360
2   Darrell Waltrip 4.35420
3   Bill Elliott 6.06080
4   Terry Labonte 9.21890
5   Bobby Allison 10.52422
6   Harry Gant 12.86930
7   Rusty Wallace 18.49650
8   Ricky Rudd 20.89470
9   Richard Petty 20.91760
10   Geoffrey Bodine 26.32488
11   Neil Bonnett 31.19960
12   Dave Marcis 35.42440
13   Kyle Petty 37.70120
14   Tim Richmond 38.42933
15   Ken Schrader 38.94560
16   Morgan Shepherd 45.97300
17   Buddy Arrington 48.59300
18   Ron Bouchard 53.11900
19   Bobby Hillin Jr. 54.09771
20   Benny Parsons 54.91000
21   Davey Allison 59.79300
22   Mark Martin 62.54950
23   Alan Kulwicki 62.60000
24   Lake Speed 62.60444
25   Jimmy Means 64.29510
26   Sterling Marlin 65.57500
27   Phil Parsons 67.14850
28   Joe Ruttman 69.50386
29   Jody Ridley 69.99167
30   Michael Waltrip 73.38175
31   Cale Yarborough 78.36522
32   Buddy Baker 78.94344
33   Dick Brooks 79.62267
34   J.D. McDuffie 82.99975
35   Tommy Gale 85.34500
36   Rick Wilson 92.11725
37   James Hylton 92.82000
38   Ronnie Thomas 96.45500
39   Richard Childress 97.21550
40   Brett Bodine 100.22667
41   Dale Jarrett 102.98733
42   Cecil Gordon 103.02300
43   Dick Trickle 108.98400
44   Trevor Boys 110.21120
45   Greg Sacks 111.76660
46   Clark Dwyer 114.48650
47   Eddie Bierschwale 119.09920
48   Mike Alexander 119.99325
49   Ernie Irvan 121.20300
50   Tommy Ellis 122.54767
51   D.K. Ulrich 123.46240
52   Bobby Wawak 123.88175
53   Roger Hamby 125.85100
54   Slick Johnson 130.39200
55   Lennie Pond 130.61683
56   Derrike Cope 131.60400
57   Joe Millikan 132.41400
58   Ken Bouchard 140.69800
59   John Anderson 141.60700
60   Larry Pearson 142.11200
61   Donnie Allison 149.48500
62   David Pearson 150.89500
63   Steve Christman 153.42400
64   Hut Stricklin 154.53500
65   Baxter Price 161.30200
66   Rodney Combs 161.50200
67   Doug Heveron 163.32000
68   Junior Miller 169.18000
69   Ronnie Hopkins 172.21000
70   Dick May 173.11900
71   Chet Filip 176.25000
72   Johnny Rutherford 180.29000
73   Brad Noffsinger 181.80500
74   Jim Sauter 183.52200
75   Jimmy Spencer 187.66300
76   Elliott Forbes-Robinson 188.37000
77   Bill Elswick 188.87500
78   Dean Combs 189.17800
79   Rick Mast 191.80400
80   Stan Barrett 192.41000
81   Connie Saylor 192.81400
82   Ken Ragan 192.81400
83   Gary Balough 196.45000
84   Mike Potter 196.45000
85   Brad Teague 196.75300
86   Tighe Scott 196.75300

 


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