January 18 History
RACES HELD ON January 18
Date Series Track Winner Laps
18 January 1969
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Riverside, CA Hershel McGriff 62
18 January 1970
NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Grand National West
Riverside, CA A.J. Foyt 193
18 January 1975
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Riverside, CA Jimmy Insolo 77
18 January 1976
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Gary Bettenhausen
18 January 1976
NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Riverside, CA David Pearson 191
18 January 1987
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Barry Reed
18 January 1997
Midwinter 200 Jacksonville, FL David Browning 75
18 January 1998
NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Series Tucson, AZ Derrick Gilchrist 200
18 January 1998
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Orlando, FL Ron Hornaday, Jr. 204
18 January 1998
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Kenny Merchant 50
18 January 2003
Gamblers Classic Atlantic City, NJ Andy Mackereth
18 January 2005
Early Thaw Series Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Terry Phillips 30
18 January 2006
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Terry Phillips 30
18 January 2012
Wild West Shootout presented by Total Seal Piston Rings Tucson, AZ Don O'Neal 30
18 January 2013
Winter Extreme Tucson, AZ Terry Phillips 30
18 January 2014
Chili Bowl Nationals Tulsa, OK Bryan Clauson 55
18 January 2014
Gene Price Motorsports Late Model River Series Lake Havasu City, AZ Toni Marie McCray 100
18 January 2014
NDRL Winter Extreme
Total Seal CDM Super Late Model Series presented by RaJin Racewear
Tucson, AZ Jimmy Mars 40
18 January 2014
Pete Orr Memorial Samsula, FL Travis Cope 100
18 January 2015
Wild West Shootout Tucson, AZ Jimmy Owens 50
18 January 2019
Di Candilo Steel City USA vs WA Invasion Tour Collie, WAU, Australia Tyler Erb 40
18 January 2019
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Justin Grant 25
18 January 2019
Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Preliminary Allansford, VIC, Australia Jamie Veal 30
18 January 2019
Wingless Sprints Tasmania Webster Trucks Statewide Series Latrobe, TAS, Australia Luke Redpath 15, 15/15
DRIVERS BORN ON January 18
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Adam Degenhardt Coon Valley, WI January 18, 1984
Billy Fulson Douglasville, GA January 18, 1982
Bryan Quilliam Shirley, NY January 18, 1977
Charles Gattalia New Haven, CT January 18, 1927
Christian Fittipaldi Sao Paulo, Brazil January 18, 1971
Ed Brown Tampa, FL January 18, 1963
Frank Maronski, Jr. Lancaster, CA January 18, 1970
Jake Helsel Monroe, WA January 18, 2000
Jake Morris Fredricksburg, VA January 18, 1994
Jeff Emery Longwood, FL January 18, 1969
Jerry Oliver Concord, CA January 18, 1944
Jimmy Caruthers Anaheim, CA January 18, 1945 October 26, 1975
Jonathan Hicken Montague, PE January 18, 1982
Michael Storms Wantage, NJ January 18, 1988
Mike Colsten Binghamton, NY January 18, 1949
Nick Barstad Prior Lake, MN January 18, 1994
Pedro Rodriguez Mexico City, DFE January 18, 1940 July 11, 1971
Pier-Luc Ouellete Ste-Annes-des-Plain, QC January 18, 1987
Richard Gottlieb Beverly Hills, CA January 18, 1970
Ronnie Chumley Houston, TX January 18, 1935
Tim Podraza Carter Lake, IA January 18, 1978
Troy Cozad Sugar Grove, IL January 18, 1959
Tyler Libengood Ashland, NE January 18, 1994
Wayne Redmond Fort Dodge, IA January 18, 1959 April 17, 2011
Wes Steidinger Fairbury, IL January 18, 1983
Will Carroll Warrnambool, VIC January 18, 1995