December 5 History
RACES HELD ON December 5
Date Series Track Winner Laps
5 December 1948
California Roadster Association [[Carrell Stadium|]] Roy Prosser
5 December 1965
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Paul Jones
5 December 1971
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Dickie Davis 200
5 December 1976
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Darrell Waltrip 200
5 December 1981
ALL PRO Super Series West Palm Beach, FL Dick Anderson 100
5 December 1981
USAC National Midget Car Series Gardena, CA Ron Shuman 100
5 December 1982
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Gene Morgan 200
5 December 1987
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series [[Peoria Civic Center|]] Steve Lotshaw
5 December 1993
Florida Pro Series Ellisville, FL Jimmy Cope
5 December 1993
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Bobby Gill 326
5 December 1999
Florida Pro Series Ellisville, FL Jimmy Cope
5 December 1999
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Rich Bickle 306
5 December 2004
Desafio Corona Mexico City, DFE Rogelio Lopez 86
5 December 2004
V8 Supercars Series Eastern Creek, NSW, Australia Marcos Ambrose 39
5 December 2004
V8 Supercars Series Eastern Creek, NSW, Australia Marcos Ambrose 39
5 December 2008
Speedcar Series Dubailand, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Vitantonio Liuzzi 16
5 December 2009
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Augie Grill 100
5 December 2009
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Garth Tander 74
5 December 2009
Coffee Cup Providence, RI Mike Stefanik
5 December 2009
Charity 200 Bithlo, FL Tyler Laing
5 December 2009
Allison Legacy Race Series Kershaw, SC Tyler Speer 30
5 December 2010
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Lee Holdsworth 74
5 December 2015
V8 Ute Racing Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Nathan Pretty 9
5 December 2015
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL John Hunter Nemechek 100
5 December 2015
Archerfield Kart Hire Thunder Series Charlton, QLD, Australia Rodney Pammenter 30
5 December 2015
Dunlop V8 Supercar Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Paul Dumbrell 11
5 December 2015
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Barberville, FL Donnie Chappell 50
5 December 2015
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Jamie Whincup 37
5 December 2015
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Moama, NSW, Australia Dion Bellman 30
5 December 2015
Ronnie Barnette Memorial Robersonville, NC Deac McCaskill 205
5 December 2015
Turkey Bowl (Late Model) Springfield, MO Ryan Gustin 25
5 December 2015
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Jamie Whincup 37
5 December 2015
Alfie's Excavation & Plant Hire Super Series Bungador, VIC, Australia Daniel Storer 25
5 December 2015
Dirts 4 Racing Hobby Stock Touring Series Gibsonton, FL Scotty Kay, Jr. 25
5 December 2015
V8 Ute Racing Series Sydney, NSW, Australia George Miedecke 8
5 December 2015
Racin' Tyres and Accessories Late Model Pro Dirt Series Kalgoorlie, WAU, Australia Kye Blight 30
5 December 2015
Eagle Jet Top Gun Sprints Gibsonton, FL A.J. Maddox 25
5 December 2018
Porter Hire International Sprintcar Series Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Shane Stewart
DRIVERS BORN ON December 5
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Andy Genzman Fremont, OH December 5, 1960
Brandon Haley Lavonia, GA December 5, 1985
Brian Redmond Farmland, IN December 5, 1967
Carl Joiner Portland, OR December 5, 1924 March 16, 2000
Christian Augspurger West Palm Beach, FL December 5, 1995
Cody Hodgson Escalon, CA December 5, 1991
Curt Drake Murray, NE December 5, 1971
Earle Canavan Ft. Johnson, NY December 5, 1938
Fabrizio Del Monte Latina, Italy December 5, 1980
Foster Landon Collinsville, OK December 5, 1983
J.D. McDuffie Sanford, NC December 5, 1938 August 11, 1991
Jabe Jones Toccoa, GA December 5, 1960
James Hinchcliffe Oakville, ON December 5, 1986
Jamie Tomaino, Jr. Howell, NJ December 5, 1979
Jim Hurtubise North Towanda, NY December 5, 1932 January 6, 1989
Jim Paschal High Point, NC December 5, 1926 July 5, 2004
Joe Squeglia Derry, NH December 5, 1969
Keith Rauch Edgewater, CO December 5, 1969
Kyle Maynard Weirsdale, FL December 5, 1985
Nick Neri Palmetto, FL December 5, 1995
Pat Wade Riverside, CA December 5, 2010 January 8, 1979
Philip Thompson Knoxville, TN December 5, 1988
Ricky Bryant Archdale, NC December 5, 1970
Ronnie Sanders Fayetteville, GA December 5, 1945
Russ Galindo Concord, NC December 5, 1969
Sarel van der Merwe Port Elizabeth, December 5, 1946
Scott Weir Marion, IN December 5, 1984
Scotty Weir Marion, IN December 5, 1984
Steve Potter, Jr. Providence, RI December 5, 1979
Steve Spencer Old Hickory, TN December 5, 1945
Terry McCarthy Springview, NE December 5, 1976
Todd Hipnar Blair, NE December 5, 1970
Todd Neiheiser Panama City, FL December 5, 1961
Tyler Smith Gibbon, NE December 5, 1987