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December 6 History
RACES HELD ON December 6
Date Series Track Winner Laps
6 December 1952
Greater Miami Racing Association Miami, FL Charley Monk 20
6 December 1952
NASCAR Modified National Championship West Palm Beach, FL Al Keller 20
6 December 1953
California Roadster Association Gardena, CA Howard Gardner
6 December 1953
NASCAR Modified National Championship West Palm Beach, FL Herbie Tillman 20
6 December 1959
MARC Racing Series
USAC Stock Car Series
Houston, TX Harold Smith 100
6 December 1964
USAC Stock Car Series Gardena, CA Rodger Ward 300
6 December 1970
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Wayne Niedecken 200
6 December 1981
ALL PRO Super Series West Palm Beach, FL Mike Eddy 100
6 December 1981
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Freddy Fryar 200
6 December 1986
Thunder in the Dome
USAC National Midget Series Special Event
Indianapolis, IN Rich Vogler 100
6 December 1987
ALL PRO Super Series
Snowball Derby
Pensacola, FL Butch Miller 250
6 December 1989
ALL PRO Super Series
Snowball Derby
Pensacola, FL Rick Crawford 300
6 December 1991
World Series Sprintcars Virginia, SA, Australia Jack Hewitt
6 December 1992
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Gary St. Amant 325
6 December 1996
World Series Sprintcars Virginia, SA, Australia Trevor Green 30
6 December 1997
Australian Superspeedway Series Melbourne, VIC, Australia Jim Richards 40
6 December 1997
USAR Sportsman Series Lakeland, FL Wayne Morris
6 December 1997
Australian Superspeedway Series Melbourne, VIC, Australia Kim Jane 60
6 December 1998
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Rich Bickle 308
6 December 1998
Florida Pro Series Ellisville, FL Jimmy Cope 200
6 December 2003
World Series Sprintcars Lara, VIC, Australia Max Dumesny
6 December 2003
Marion Edwards Memorial Hialeah, FL Darryl Shelnut 100
6 December 2003
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Evan Jackson 104
6 December 2008
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Jamie Whincup 46
6 December 2008
Charity 200 Bithlo, FL Stephen Darvalics
6 December 2008
World Series Sprintcars New Norfolk, TAS, Australia Trevor Green
6 December 2008
Snowflake 100 Pensacola, FL Brandon Carlson 100
6 December 2008
Allison Legacy Race Series Kershaw, SC Austin Hogue 30
6 December 2008
National Late Model Series Cochran, GA Travis Pennington
6 December 2008
O'Reilly USMTS Southern Series Baytown, TX Zack VanderBeek 40
6 December 2009
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Kyle Busch 300
6 December 2009
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia James Courtney 74
6 December 2013
DHL Saloon Speedweek presented by Cardwell Racing Supplies Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand Chris Cowling
6 December 2014
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Barberville, FL Mark Whitener 50
6 December 2014
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Jamie Whincup 37
6 December 2014
DHL Saloon Speedweek presented by Cardwell Racing Supplies Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand Steve Cowling
6 December 2014
V8 Ute Racing Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Ryal Harris 9
6 December 2014
Dunlop V8 Supercar Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Paul Dumbrell 23
6 December 2014
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Jamie Whincup 37
6 December 2015
F4 NACAM Championship Amozoc, PUE, Mexico Giancarlo Vecchi
6 December 2015
Jayco F4 Australian Championship Sydney, NSW, Australia Thomas Randle 13
6 December 2015
V8 Supercars Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Shane Van Gisbergen 74
6 December 2015
F4 NACAM Championship Amozoc, PUE, Mexico Axel Matus
6 December 2015
Jayco F4 Australian Championship Sydney, NSW, Australia Thomas Randle 13
6 December 2015
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Chase Elliott 300
6 December 2015
V8 Ute Racing Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Ryan Hansford 7
6 December 2015
Dunlop V8 Supercar Series Sydney, NSW, Australia Paul Dumbrell 16
6 December 2016
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Christian Eckes 300
6 December 2018
Street Stock Banjos Bakery Series Latrobe, TAS, Australia Dale Riley, Jr. 20
6 December 2018
Porter Hire International Sprintcar Series Palmerston North, Manawatū-Whanganui, New Zealand Shane Stewart
6 December 2018
Holden Trade Club Saloon Speedweek presented by Valvoline Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Graham Williamson
6 December 2019
Modifieds of Mayhem Tour Pensacola, FL Augie Grill 75
6 December 2019
Gulf Radical Cup Dubai, United Arab Emirates Ian Roberts 21
6 December 2019
North Island Super Saloon Championship Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Sam Waddell 25
6 December 2019
Gulf Radical Cup Dubai, United Arab Emirates Jani Hjerppe 21
6 December 2020
Formula Regional European Championship Campagnano di Roma, Italy Oliver Rasmussen 16
6 December 2020
Motul Honda Cup Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Chris Hughes 10
6 December 2020
FIA Formula One World Championship Sakhir, Bahrain Sergio Perez 87
6 December 2020
Nexen Tyre Mazda Racing Series North Island Championship Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Simon Baker 8
6 December 2020
Motul Honda Cup Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Jason Weel 8
6 December 2020
FIA Formula 2 Championship Sakhir, Bahrain Jehan Daruvala 34
6 December 2020
RYCO 24-7 V8 Ute Racing Series Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Paul Manuell 12
6 December 2020
Racer Products V8s Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Lance Hughes, Andre Heimgartner 49
6 December 2020
NASCAR Whelen Euro Series EuroNASCAR PRO Division Cheste, Valencia, Spain Loris Hezemans 18
6 December 2020
NAPA Central Muscle Cars Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Andrew Turner 8
6 December 2020
Italian F4 Championship Powered by Abarth Campagnano di Roma, Italy Jonny Edgar 10
6 December 2020
Super Formula Lights Suzuka, Mie Prefecture, Japan Sena Sakaguchi 12
6 December 2020
RYCO 24-7 V8 Ute Racing Series Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Paul Manuell 10
6 December 2020
Hi-Q Components NZ Formula First Championship Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Chris Symon 6
6 December 2020
NASCAR Whelen Euro Series EuroNASCAR PRO Division Cheste, Valencia, Spain Alon Day 18
6 December 2020
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East Sakhir, Bahrain Ayhancan Guven 11
6 December 2020
NAPA Central Muscle Cars Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Angus Fogg 10
6 December 2020
Snowball Derby Pensacola, FL Ty Majeski 302
6 December 2020
Super Formula Lights Suzuka, Mie Prefecture, Japan Ritomo Miyata 17
6 December 2020
Hi-Q Components NZ Formula First Championship Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Chris Symon 8
6 December 2020
NASCAR Whelen Euro Series EuroNASCAR 2 Division Cheste, Valencia, Spain Vittorio Ghirelli 15
6 December 2020
Jerry Whiteaker Memorial Corpus Christi, TX Shane Hebert 50
6 December 2020
Nexen Tyre Mazda Racing Series North Island Championship Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand Leo Bult 10
DRIVERS BORN ON December 6
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Aaron Fiscus Madison, WI December 6, 1973
Adam Moore Elgin, ON December 6, 1977
Alex Baron Narbonne, France December 6, 1994
B.J. Baze Sherman, TX December 6, 1978
Billy Cantrell Anaheim, CA December 6, 1914 February 6, 1986
Billy Smith Hampton, VA December 6, 1953
Blackie Watt New Alexandria, PA December 6, 1933
Brian Murphy Cicero, NY December 6, 1979
Bryant Marsh Corinth, MS December 6, 1999
Charles Finelli Locust Grove, IL December 6, 1963
Christian Elder Bloomington, MN December 6, 1968 August 12, 2007
Cliff Bergere Toledo, OH December 6, 1896 June 18, 1980
Darrell Dodd Beach Park, IL December 6, 1951
David Kolkmann Sendenhorst, Germany December 6, 1996
Devin Friese Chambersburg, PA December 6, 1973
Don O'Dell Blue Island, IL December 6, 1929 May 24, 2003
Frank Butler Chester, VA December 6, 1943
Garth Walden Port Macquarie, NSW December 6, 1981
Gary Mathieson Norwalk, CT December 6, 1920 May 30, 1999
Gavin Ernstone Las Vegas, NV December 6, 1969
Harald Schlegelmilch Riga, Latvia December 6, 1987
Harold Bailey Cleveland, OH December 6, 1907 January 11, 1994
Jimmy Watson Cordele, GA December 6, 1941 November 23, 2014
Joe Riedel Ramona, SD December 6, 1979
Johan Kristoffersson Arvika, Sweden December 6, 1988
Johnny Bridges Cherryville, NC December 6, 1967
Jon Beach Watervliet, MI December 6, 1989
Keith White Higginsville, MO December 6, 1957
Keke Rosberg Solna, Sweden December 6, 1948
Kent Lewis, Jr. Humble, TX December 6, 1969
L.B. Skaggs Fort Myers, FL December 6, 1976
Marc Ducquet Sydney, NSW December 6, 1946
Marco Spinelli Lecco, Italy December 6, 1958
Payton Pierce Bridgeport, TX December 6, 1996
Randy Green Wallkill, NY December 6, 1992
Rick Behr Houston, TX December 6, 1963
Sean Edwards London, England December 6, 1986
Shane Kennedy Randleman, NC December 6, 1971
Shane Spurlock Helena, MT December 6, 1979
Stephen Sawyer Lawrenceville, GA December 6, 1964
Steve Murgic Rosemount, MN December 6, 1957
Susie Wolff , December 6, 1982
Timothy Smith Rocheport, MO December 6, 2001