April 5 History
RACES HELD ON April 5
Date Series Track Winner Laps
5 April 1950
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Atlanta, GA Bob Flock
5 April 1953
NASCAR Grand National Charlotte, NC Dick Passwater 150
5 April 1953
California Roadster Association Gardena, CA Chuck Hulse
5 April 1958
USAC National Midget Car Series Gardena, CA Joe Garson
5 April 1959
USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series Muhlenberg Township, PA Elmer George
5 April 1959
NASCAR Convertible Division Marlboro, MD Rex White 250
5 April 1959
NASCAR Grand National North Wilkesboro, NC Lee Petty 160
5 April 1959
MARC Racing Series Dayton, OH Nelson Stacy 200
5 April 1960
NASCAR Grand National Cayce, SC Rex White 200
5 April 1964
USAC National Sprint Car Series Rossburg, OH Johnny Rutherford
5 April 1964
ARCA Racing Series Ona, WV Tom Dill 300
5 April 1964
NASCAR Grand National Hampton, GA Fred Lorenzen 334
5 April 1964
Pittsburgher 250 Pittsburgh, PA Norm Benning, Sr.
5 April 1965
Pittsburgher 250 Pittsburgh, PA Wayne Bennett
5 April 1967
Pittsburgher 250 Pittsburgh, PA Bud Middaugh
5 April 1968
Pittsburgher 250 Pittsburgh, PA Harold Smith
5 April 1968
USAC National Midget Car Series Tucson, AZ Tom Sellberg
5 April 1969
California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Don Hamilton
5 April 1969
Pittsburgher 250 Pittsburgh, PA Tom Colella
5 April 1970
USAC National Sprint Car Series Rossburg, OH Gary Bettenhausen
5 April 1970
NASCAR Modified National Championship Fresno, CA Al Pombo 25
5 April 1970
NASCAR Modified National Championship South Boston, VA Ray Hendrick 400
5 April 1970
NASCAR Grand American Lakewood, GA Tiny Lund 100
5 April 1970
Fulton Speedway Modified Div Fulton, NY Rene Charland
5 April 1970
Lancaster National Speedway Modified Div Lancaster, NY Roger Treichler 100
5 April 1970
NASCAR Grand National Bristol, TN Donnie Allison 500
5 April 1975
NASCAR Baby Grand North Wilkesboro, NC Gwyn Bullis 100
5 April 1975
USAC National Sprint Car Series Muhlenberg Township, PA Fred Linder
5 April 1980
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hickory, NC John Settlemyre 150
5 April 1980
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Dean Thompson
5 April 1980
NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Greenville, SC Gene Morgan
5 April 1980
NEMA Thompson, CT Hank Rogers, Jr. 30
5 April 1980
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hampton, VA Tommy Ellis 50
5 April 1980
National Speedway Contest Association Late Models Sedalia, MO Don Hoffman
5 April 1980
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series West Memphis, AR Tim Green
5 April 1980
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Asheboro, NC Butch Lindley 100
5 April 1981
ASA National Tour West Chester, OH Bob Senneker 200
5 April 1981
NASCAR Winston Cup Series North Wilkesboro, NC Richard Petty 400
5 April 1981
ASA National Late Model Sportsman Series West Chester, OH Buddy Schrock 100
5 April 1981
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Ron Shuman
5 April 1981
National Outlaw Stock Car Association Walnut Shade, MO Joe Merryfield 40
5 April 1985
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Pontoon Beach, IL Dave Blaney
5 April 1986
USAC Crestliner Vans National Sprint Car Series Rossburg, OH Rich Vogler 30
5 April 1986
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Braselton, GA Steve Kinser
5 April 1986
NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Bristol, TN Morgan Shepherd 200
5 April 1986
California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Lealand McSpadden
5 April 1986
NARC Miller High Life Racing Series Chico, CA Ron Horton
5 April 1987
ALL PRO Super Series Irvington, AL Butch Miller 254
5 April 1987
NASCAR Winston Cup Series North Wilkesboro, NC Dale Earnhardt 400
5 April 1987
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies Western Midget Car Series Gardena, CA Sleepy Tripp
5 April 1987
ARTGO Challenge Series Loves Park, IL Dick Trickle 87
5 April 1991
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Tulsa, OK Steve Kinser
5 April 1992
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Bristol, TN Alan Kulwicki 500
5 April 1992
USAC Loctite National Sprint Car Series Winchester, IN Jim Mahoney 30
5 April 1992
NASCAR Winston Modified Tour Richmond, VA Doug Heveron 150
5 April 1992
USAC Copenhagen-Skoal National Midget Series Winchester, IN Kenny Irwin, Jr.
5 April 1992
V8 Supercars Series Benalla, VIC, Australia Mark Skaife 25
5 April 1992
ARTGO Challenge Series Loves Park, IL Jim Weber 150
5 April 1992
V8 Supercars Series Benalla, VIC, Australia Mark Skaife 25
5 April 1992
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Kansas City, KS Sammy Swindell
5 April 1992
ACT Pro Stock Tour Lee, NH Dave Dion 183
5 April 1996
World of Outlaws Skoal Outlaw Series Rossburg, OH Sammy Swindell 20
5 April 1997
Florida Pro Series Pinellas Park, FL Wayne Bowman
5 April 1997
American Sprint Car Series Mesquite, TX Shane Carson
5 April 1997
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Rossburg, OH Sammy Swindell 20
5 April 1997
USAR Sportsman Series Punta Gorda, FL Troy Hall 100
5 April 1997
STARS Racing Series Lenoir City, TN Ronnie Johnson
5 April 1997
Southern United Professional Racing Series Kilgore, TX Brady Adams
5 April 1997
Northern Auto Racing Club Las Vegas, NV Brent Kaeding 25
5 April 1997
NASCAR Busch Series Ft. Worth, TX Mark Martin 200
5 April 1997
Allison Legacy Race Series Iowa Park, TX Doug Stevens
5 April 1997
USAC Western Midget Series Madera, CA Rick Hendrix
5 April 1998
NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series Thompson, CT Mike Stefanik 125
5 April 1998
USAC National Midget Car Series Winchester, IN Ricky Shelton
5 April 1998
NTB Trans-Am Series Long Beach, CA Paul Gentilozzi 52
5 April 1998
Mid-American Stock Car Series Loves Park, IL Jeff Storm
5 April 1998
UDTRA Hav-A-Tampa Dirt Racing Series Bulls Gap, TN Scott Bloomquist 100
5 April 1998
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Ft. Worth, TX Mark Martin 334
5 April 1998
USAC Stoops Freightliner National Sprint Car Series Winchester, IN Chet Fillip 30
5 April 1998
NASCAR RE/MAX Challenge Series Loves Park, IL Steve Carlson 150
5 April 2000
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Magnolia, MS Stevie Smith 30
5 April 2002
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Sprint Car Series Mendenhall, MS Butch David
5 April 2002
United Expressline American Sprint Car Series
ASCS Gulf South Region
China, TX Zach Chappell
5 April 2002
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Justin, TX Brad Furr 30
5 April 2003
True Value International Race of Champions Talladega, AL Kurt Busch 38
5 April 2003
ROMCO Super Late Model Series Kyle, TX Eddy Wallace 125
5 April 2003
USAC Western Midget Car Series Oildale, CA Josh Wise 30
5 April 2003
Topless Outlaw Racing Association Muskogee, OK Larry McDaniels
5 April 2003
UMP Challenge of Champions Clarksville, TN Terry English
5 April 2003
Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Concord, NC Kevin Bolland
5 April 2003
Southwest Dirt Racing Association Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Jeff Manka
5 April 2003
Texas Super Racing Series Late Models Kyle, TX Jeff Pollard
5 April 2003
ASCS Gulf South Region Chatham, LA Gary Wright
5 April 2003
SMART Modified Tour Summerville, SC John Smith 153
5 April 2003
Western Dirt Racing Tour Hanford, CA Phil Barrow
5 April 2003
NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Series El Cajon, CA Mark Meech 125
5 April 2003
NASCAR Busch Series Talladega, AL Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 117
5 April 2003
USAC California South Ford Focus Midget Car Series Oildale, CA Phil Goodwine 20
5 April 2003
O'Reilly Southern All Star Super Late Model Series Irvington, AL Scott Carlson 100
5 April 2003
United Sprint Car Series Ellisville, FL Kenny Adams
5 April 2003
NASCAR Goody's Dash Series Pooler, GA Danny Bagwell 150
5 April 2003
Sprint Car Racing Association Tulare, CA Damion Gardner
5 April 2003
O'Reilly World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Eastaboga, AL Danny Lasoski 40
5 April 2003
O'Reilly Southern All Star Pro Late Model Series Birmingham, AL Gary Helton
5 April 2003
National Late Model Series Waycross, GA Jimmy Lee Davis
5 April 2008
Super Late Model Racing Series Greenwood, NE Mike Collins
5 April 2008
American Bank of Oklahoma ASCS Sooner Region Kennedale, TX Travis Rilat
5 April 2008
Frank Kimmel Street Stock Nationals Bristol, TN Todd Kempf
5 April 2008
ASA Southeast Asphalt Tour Cordele, GA Beau Slocumb 100
5 April 2008
NASCAR Nationwide Series Ft. Worth, TX Kyle Busch 200
5 April 2008
IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series Eagle, NE Todd Cooney
5 April 2008
World of Outlaws Late Model Series Farmer City, IL Billy Moyer 100
5 April 2008
ASA Speed Truck Challenge Irwindale, CA Todd McLauchlan
5 April 2008
USAC Mopar Western Midget Championship Ventura, CA Josh Ford
5 April 2008
Discount Tire ASCS Canyon Region Phoenix, AZ Charles Davis, Jr.
5 April 2008
Southwest Dirt Racing Association Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Lonnie Parker, Jr.
5 April 2008
O'Reilly Midwest LateModel Racing Association Wheatland, MO Jeremy Payne
5 April 2008
Advance Auto Parts World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Pevely, MO Jason Meyers 40
5 April 2008
O'Reilly All Star Circuit of Champions Attica, OH Lance Dewease
5 April 2008
JJ & B Late Model River Series Lake Havasu City, AZ Danny Gay 50
5 April 2008
USAC California Dirt Ford Focus Midget Car Series Ventura, CA Alex Bowman 20
5 April 2008
O'Reilly Midsouth Racing Association Little Rock, AR Ray Moore
5 April 2008
ASCS Gulf South Region Cleveland, TX Jason Johnson
5 April 2008
Speedcar Series Sakhir, Bahrain David Terrien 19
5 April 2008
USAC California Junior Ford Focus Midget Car Series Ventura, CA Lance Butler 20
5 April 2008
Southern Regional Racing Series Danville, AL Tony Morris
5 April 2009
DIRTcar Sportsman Series Dundee, NY Sammy Reakes IV
5 April 2009
NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Thompson, CT Ted Christopher 154
5 April 2009
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ft. Worth, TX Jeff Gordon 334
5 April 2009
ARCA RE/MAX Series Toledo, OH Patrick Sheltra 200
5 April 2013
Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region Greenwood, NE Jack Dover
5 April 2013
Wingless Auto Racing Series presented by Impact Signs Lebanon, MO Mitchell Moore
5 April 2013
Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by MAVTV American Real
Griffith Truck & Equipment ASCS Gulf South Region
China, TX Brad Loyet
5 April 2013
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series Antioch, CA Shane Golobic 30
5 April 2014
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
COMP Cams Super Dirt Series
Vivian, LA Scott Bloomquist 50
5 April 2014
NASCAR Toyota Series Mexico City, DFE Luis Felipe Montaño 150
5 April 2014
South West Tour Truck Series Blythe, CA Ed Cutler
5 April 2014
Griffith Truck & Equipment ASCS Gulf South Region Highlands, TX Jason Johnson
5 April 2014
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series
Mike Peters Open
Zuber, FL Jeff Mathews 50
5 April 2014
SRL S2 Tour Series Bakersfield, CA Bill Sedgwick 40
5 April 2014
AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Lawrenceburg, IN Justin Grant 30
5 April 2014
V8 Supercars Series Benalla, VIC, Australia Lee Holdsworth 34
5 April 2014
ASCS Southwest Region Tucson, AZ Joshua Williams
5 April 2014
UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Attica, OH Dale Blaney 40
5 April 2014
Old Man's Garage Spring Nationals Series Maryville, TN Billy Ogle, Jr. 50
5 April 2014
USAC Western Classic Sprint Car Series Calistoga, CA Nic Faas 20
5 April 2014
Serie Stock V6 Mexico City, DFE Julio Cesar Villalobos 65
5 April 2014
Bright House Challenge Series Samsula, FL Stephen Nasse 100
5 April 2014
USAC Western Asphalt HPD Midget Championship Las Vegas, NV Christine Breckenridge 30
5 April 2014
X-1R Pro Cup Series Hickory, NC Coleman Pressley 250
5 April 2014
Dunlop V8 Supercar Series Benalla, VIC, Australia Cameron Waters 25
5 April 2014
Corn Belt Clash Late Model Series
Lucas Oil Midwest LateModel Racing Association
Greenwood, NE Terry Phillips 35
5 April 2014
New England Truck Series Thompson, CT Roger Turbush
5 April 2014
PASS Pro Late Model Series Rougemont, NC Lucas Jones
5 April 2014
Schaeffer Lubricants Monster Mini Stock Association Lavonia, GA Michael Foster
5 April 2014
Carolina Clash Super Late Model Series Fayetteville, NC Jonathan Davenport 40
5 April 2014
Southern Super Series presented by Sunoco Nashville, TN Donnie Wilson 125
5 April 2014
NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour South Boston, VA Andy Seuss 150
5 April 2014
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Touring Series Seymour, TN Adam Beeler 50
5 April 2014
PASS South Super Late Model Series Rougemont, NC Roger Lee Newton 150
5 April 2014
Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region Greenwood, NE Terry McCarl
5 April 2014
Allison Legacy Race Series Hickory, NC Devin O'Connell
5 April 2014
SRL Spears Southwest Tour Series Bakersfield, CA Jeremy Doss 100
5 April 2014
Carolina Asphalt Street Stocks Hickory, NC Kevin Townsend
5 April 2014
Winged Outlaw Figure-8 Series Anderson, IN Jeff Shackelford 50
5 April 2014
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series Calistoga, CA Brad Sweet 25
5 April 2014
SRL Legends Tour Bakersfield, CA Eric Olson 35
5 April 2014
V8 Supercars Series Benalla, VIC, Australia Fabian Coulthard 34
5 April 2015
Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour Bridgeport, NJ Ryan Godown 44
5 April 2019
IMCA Frostbuster Week SportMod Division Marshalltown, IA Brayton Carter
5 April 2019
Renegades of Dirt Modified Tour Millersburg, OH Mike Altobelli, Jr. 30
5 April 2019
NOW600 Tel-Star Tech North Texas Region Winged A-Class Division Crandall, TX Chase Brewer
5 April 2019
IMCA Frostbuster Week Hobby Stock Division Marshalltown, IA John Watson
5 April 2019
Summer Thunder Sprint Series Yakima, WA Jason Solwold 30
5 April 2019
World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Tucson, AZ Brad Sweet 30
5 April 2019
Lone Star Dwarf Car Club Elm Mott, TX Dillon Spreen
5 April 2019
IMCA Frostbuster Week Stock Car Division Marshalltown, IA Kyle Brown 20
5 April 2019
Southeastern Late Model Sportsman Series Lavonia, GA Jimmy Johnson
5 April 2019
USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship Kokomo, IN Tyler Courtney 30
5 April 2019
Washington Modified Tour Yakima, WA Jason Beaulieu 25
5 April 2019
Carpetland Nebraska 360 Sprint Series presented by Malvern Bank Greenwood, NE Matt Juhl
5 April 2019
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Seymour, TN Ross Bailes 50
5 April 2019
USAC Wingless Sprints Oklahoma Meeker, OK Steven Shebester 25
5 April 2019
IMCA Frostbuster Week Modified Division Marshalltown, IA Jordan Grabouski 25
5 April 2019
NCRA Sprint Car Series Park City, KS Terry McCarl 25
5 April 2019
POWRi United Rebel Sprint Series presented by Mel Hambelton Ford Racing Park City, KS Jake Martens 25
5 April 2019
World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series Farmer City, IL Brian Shirley 25
5 April 2019
Summit USMTS Southern Series powered by MSD Byram, MS Rodney Sanders 30
DRIVERS BORN ON April 5
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Alexandre Premat Juvisy-sur-Orge, France April 5, 1982
Andrew Perry Hillsborough, NC April 5, 1968
Art Seeger Toms River, NJ April 5, 1957
B.J. Piekarski Nashua, NH April 5, 1984
Cody Thompson Fremont, CA April 5, 1993
Darin Stordahl Marysville, WA April 5, 1969
Dave Ashley Riverside, CA April 5, 1957
Dave Brigati Calverton, NY April 5, 1971
Dennis Crump Granite Falls, NC April 5, 1951
Dillon Steuer Bohemia, NY April 5, 2002
Donald Goodman Chase, LA April 5, 1968 May 30, 2010
Duane Mahder Eau Claire, WI April 5, 1952 November 7, 2016
Eric Gerchak Marlboro, NJ April 5, 1979
Greg Harrison Greensboro, NC April 5, 1968
Howard Osborn Portland, OR April 5, 1920 January 21, 2006
Jeff Bedell Cedar Park, TX April 5, 1961
John Greenwood Troy, MI April 5, 1945 July 7, 2015
John McKenney Welland, ON April 5, 1955
Jon McKennedy Chelmsford, MA April 5, 1987
Justin South Hueytown, AL April 5, 1988
Kody Kinser Bloomington, IN April 5, 1989
Kyle Connery Vero Beach, FL April 5, 1991
Lee Pulliam Semora, NC April 5, 1988
Mike Banks Wilmot, NS April 5, 1969
Mike Bliss Milwaukie, OR April 5, 1965
Ray Terczak Stafford, VA April 5, 1968
Roger Holtsclaw, III Hudson, NC April 5, 1972
Ronnie Gardner Corona, CA April 5, 1988
Ryan Massaro Glencoe, AL April 5, 1999
Sam Faur Flint, MI April 5, 1951 November 2, 2007
Troy Rutherford Ojai, CA April 5, 1973
Tyler Dippel Wallkill, NY April 5, 2000
Tyler Roahrig Mishawaka, IN April 5, 1991
Wayne Helliwell, Jr. Pelham, NH April 5, 1977
Wolf Henzler Nuertingen, Germany April 5, 1975