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1980s NASCAR season recaps include highlights and statistics of NASCAR races during the 1980s. Learn more on the 1980s NASCAR Season Recaps Channel.

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1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup season was filled with controversy scandal and amazing driving performances. NASCAR began cracking down on teams that were stepping beyond the rules. Follows these events and other season highlights with this season recap.


1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

Dale Earnhardt dominated the 1987 NASCAR Winston cup season, and walked away with his third championship. Follow the action with a 1987 NASCAR recap. See more »

1988 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1988 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1988 NASCAR Winston Cup season featured daring maneuvers and terrifying crashes. Follow all the action with this 1988 NASCAR Winston Cup recap. See more »

1989 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1989 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

NASCAR's popularity was skyrocketing during the 1989 NASCAR Winston Cup season, and the races didn't disappoint. Follow the action with a 1989 recap. See more »

1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1980 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1980 NASCAR Winston Cup season featured an exhilarating championship chase between Dale Earnhardt and Cale Yarborough. Get the full recap here. See more »

1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1981 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1981 NASCAR Winston Cup season set records for lead changes and races won with last-lap passes. Follow the action with the 1981 NASCAR chronology. See more »

1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1982 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1982 NASCAR Winston Cup season promised plenty of thrills to meet the sport's increased popularity. Follow the action with 1982 season highlights. See more »

1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1983 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1983 NASCAR Winston Cup season was filled with controversy, scandal, and amazing driving performances. Find 1983 NASCAR season highlights here. See more »

1984 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1984 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1984 NASCAR Winston Cup season gave Richard Petty his 200th and final career victory. Follow the action with this 1984 NASCAR Winston Cup recap. See more »

1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1985 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

The 1985 NASCAR Winston Cup season was a record breaker, with Bill Elliott winning 11 superspeedway races. Follow the action with this 1985 recap. See more »

1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Recap

Dale Earnhardt ruled the track during the 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup season. Follow all the action with this recap and chronology of the 1986 season. See more »