December 2 History
RACES HELD ON December 2
Date Series Track Winner Laps
2 December 1956
NASCAR Grand National Concord, NC Marvin Panch 200
2 December 1960
NASCAR Modified National Championship Miami, FL Mel Payne
2 December 1972
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Jacksonville, FL Ron Eulenfeld 110
2 December 1973
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Dickie Davis 200
2 December 1973
Short Track Auto Racing Systems, Inc. Irvington, AL Bobby Allison 100
2 December 1973
Short Track Auto Racing Systems, Inc. Irvington, AL Billy McGinnis 100
2 December 1979
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Freddie Fryar 203
2 December 1989
Turkey Derby Wall, NJ Martin Truex
2 December 1990
ALL PRO Super Series
Snowball Derby
Pensacola, FL Rich Bickle 323
2 December 1990
NASCAR Australian Exhibition Melbourne, VIC, Australia Terry Labonte 112
2 December 1995
Night Before the Derby Pensacola, FL Mike Harmon
2 December 2000
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Donald Long 100
2 December 2001
V8 Supercars Series Melbourne, VIC, Australia Todd Kelly 48
2 December 2001
Thanksgiving All-Star Classic Kenly, NC Kirk Leone 200
2 December 2001
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Wayne Anderson 309
2 December 2001
Florida Pro Series Ellisville, FL Dick Anderson 200
2 December 2001
V8 Supercars Series Melbourne, VIC, Australia Craig Lowndes 48
2 December 2006
Allison Legacy Race Series Kershaw, SC Nicholas Pope 30
2 December 2006
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Matt Hawkins 100
2 December 2007
Thanksgiving All-Star Classic Kenly, NC Denny Hamlin
2 December 2007
V8 Supercars Series Phillip Island, VIC, Australia Garth Tander 27
2 December 2007
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Augie Grill 300
2 December 2007
V8 Supercars Series Phillip Island, VIC, Australia Todd Kelly 27
2 December 2012
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Erik Jones 300
2 December 2012
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Will Davison 74
2 December 2012
V8 Ute Racing Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Cameron McConville 9
2 December 2017
Porter Group New Zealand V8 Ute Racing Series Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand Paul Manuell 8
2 December 2017
Vertex Super Cup Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand Ian Burson 30
2 December 2017
Queensland Late Model Thunder Series Archerfield, QLD, Australia Michael Jenner 12
2 December 2017
East Coast Indoor Dirt Nationals Trenton, NJ Whitey Kidd, III
2 December 2017
SsangYong Racing Series Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand Rowan Shepherd 6
2 December 2017
The Speedway Shop SA Speedcars Blackjack Series Murray Bridge, SA, Australia Harley Bishop 20
2 December 2017
Robertson Solar South West Tour Truck Series Irwindale, CA Dustin Vandermooren
2 December 2017
Brims Concrete Super Sedan Series Archerfield, QLD, Australia Matthew Pascoe 40
2 December 2017
360 Power Series Manjimup, WAU, Australia Kaiden Manders 25
2 December 2017
Sunshine State Challenge Series Street Stocks Punta Gorda, FL Kenny Gibson
2 December 2017
SsangYong Racing Series Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand Ryan Bailey 6
2 December 2017
Formula 500's Western Australia Slims Tyre Service West Coast Series Manjimup, WAU, Australia Glenn Carstairs 20
2 December 2017
BG Products Southern Sprintcar Shootout Series Punta Gorda, FL Sport Allen
2 December 2017
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand Dan Corrin
2 December 2017
VMPA Tritech Lubricant Modified Sedan Series Hamilton, VIC, Australia Kye Walters 30
2 December 2017
The Gourmet Chef Late Model Series Murray Bridge, SA, Australia Paul Stubber 30
2 December 2017
BNT V8s Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand Andre Heimgartner 12
2 December 2017
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand Michael Scott 8
2 December 2017
Sunshine State Challenge Series Open Wheel Modifieds Punta Gorda, FL L.B. Skaggs 50
2 December 2017
Eagle Jet Top Gun Sprints Gibsonton, FL Hayden Campbell
2 December 2017
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Bubba Pollard 100
2 December 2017
Florida Late Model Points Challenge Ellisville, FL Shan Smith
2 December 2018
FedEx Challenge Mexico City, DFE Michael Dorrbecker 42
2 December 2018
Mikel's Trucks presented by FBohn Mexico City, DFE Maximiliano Gutierrez 60
2 December 2018
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Noah Gragson 300
2 December 2018
NASCAR PEAK Mexico Series presented by Telcel Mexico City, DFE Abraham Calderon 48
DRIVERS BORN ON December 2
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Adam Coonfield Modesto, CA December 2, 1983
Adam Resnick Hilton Head Island, SC December 2, 1974
Andrea Larini Camaiore, Italy December 2, 1968
Andrew Belmont Penndel, PA December 2, 1992
Antti Buri Turku, Finland December 2, 1988
Ben Ashline Pittston, ME December 2, 1990
Bobby Joe Woodley Palm Bay, FL December 2, 1986
Brian Hoppe Madison, WI December 2, 1970
Craig Butts Grove Hill, AL December 2, 1971
Danny Bowes Byfield, MA December 2, 1988
David Elliott Lawrenceville, GA December 2, 1956
Erik Darnell Beach Park, IL December 2, 1982
Herschel White Adelaide Motorsport Park, IN December 2, 1916 October 18, 1996
Hershel White Speedway Park, IN December 2, 1916 October 18, 1996
Hunter Baize Bremen, KY December 2, 1997
Jack Rounds Huntington, WV December 2, 1930 May 21, 1998
Jamie Timmons North Andover, MA December 2, 1980
Jeff Brownell, Jr. Waterloo, NY December 2, 1982
Jimmy Walker Bigler, PA December 2, 1940
John Hayden Owensboro, KY December 2, 1968
Kyle Hayden Clio, MI December 2, 1985
Kyle Shano Mooresville, NC December 2, 1991
Lee Jeffreys Walkertown, NC December 2, 1966
Lloyd Alexander San Antonio, TX December 2, 1981
Lou Volk Patterson, NJ December 2, 1910 October 26, 1989
Michael Kofoid Penngrove, CA December 2, 2001
Michael Scott Te Puke, New Zealand December 2, 1994
Michael Simpson Gold Coast, QLD December 2, 1973
Mike Gagliardo Chicago, IL December 2, 1954 May 20, 2001
Neil Cunningham Towcester, England December 2, 1962
Nick Wagner Hartford, WI December 2, 1978
Paul Charsley Buckhurst Hill, England December 2, 1966
Rags Carter Miami Springs, FL December 2, 1928 May 23, 1993
Ricky Ehrgott Brandon, FL December 2, 1987
Ross Halliday Adelaide, SA December 2, 1953