January 28 History
RACES HELD ON January 28
Date Series Track Winner Laps
28 January 1962
California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Gene Brown
28 January 1968
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Bob McLean
28 January 1968
USAC Stock Car Series Phoenix, AZ Don White 93
28 January 1968
USAC National Midget Car Series Irwindale, CA Bob Foland
28 January 1973
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Larry Dickson
28 January 1979
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Bob Wente
28 January 1995
Orange Blossom 100 Samsula, FL Jack Cook 100
28 January 1995
Thunder in the Dome Indianapolis, IN Stevie Reeves 100
28 January 1995
UDTRA Hav-A-Tampa Dirt Racing Series Waynesville, GA Scott Bloomquist
28 January 2001
Early Thaw Series Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Steve Drake
28 January 2001
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Mike Head 50
28 January 2006
O'Reilly American Sprint Cars on Tour
King of the 360s
Gibsonton, FL Terry McCarl
28 January 2006
SpeedFest Super Late Model 200 Lakeland, FL Mike Fritts 200
28 January 2007
StormPay.com Dirt Late Model Series Columbus, MS Jay Blair 40
28 January 2008
UMP Late Models
Super Bowl of Racing
Waynesville, GA Earl Pearson, Jr. 50
28 January 2010
Hedman Hedders National Late Model Series Waynesville, GA Tyler Ivey Crowder
28 January 2010
Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
Super Bowl of Racing
Waynesville, GA Scott Bloomquist 40
28 January 2012
Cabin Fever 40 Ringgold, GA Randy Weaver 40
28 January 2012
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Lake City, FL Kyle Van Sickle 40
28 January 2015
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Touring Series Zuber, FL Mark Whitener 40
28 January 2017
24 Hours of Daytona Daytona Beach, FL Ricky Taylor , Jordan Taylor, Max Angelelli, Jeff Gordon 659
28 January 2017
Late Model Racing Victoria Wahgunya, VIC, Australia Cameron Pearson
28 January 2017
Brucebilt Performance Iron-Man Series Modified Division Ringgold, GA Brad Hall 25
28 January 2017
Autobarn Eastern Challenge Granite Rock, VIC, Australia Dayn Bentvelzen 50
28 January 2017
Southwest Dirt Racing Association Tucson, AZ Jake O'Neil 25
28 January 2017
Sunshine State Challenge Series Modified Minis Punta Gorda, FL Jeff Firestine 50
28 January 2017
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing
Gamblers Classic
Atlantic City, NJ Erick Rudolph 40
28 January 2017
Schaeffer's Oil Iron-Man Championship Series
Cabin Fever 40
Ringgold, GA Shanon Buckingham 40
28 January 2017
BG Products Southern Sprintcar Shootout Series Bradenton, FL John Inman 30
28 January 2017
Florida Outlaw Micro Sprints Lake City, FL Robby Hoffman 20
28 January 2017
Maxima Racing Oils Pro Dirt Series Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia Jamie Oldfield 30
28 January 2018
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Huntley, Waikato, New Zealand Brent Emerson
DRIVERS BORN ON January 28
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Adam Chase Coopersville, MI January 28, 1983
Andy Shouse Mustang, OK January 28, 1981
Butch Strait Traverse City, MI January 28, 1960
Carson Hocevar Portage, MI January 28, 2003
Chad Wood Madison, WI January 28, 1976
Chase Miller Canton, GA January 28, 1987
Corey Neveau Irvine, CA January 28, 1994
Cort Wagner Los Angeles, CA January 28, 1965
Dallas Colodny Reno, NV January 28, 1989
Dave Jensen Grain Valley, MO January 28, 1954
David Green Owensboro, KY January 28, 1958
Derek Copeland Anderson, CA January 28, 1991
Eddie MacDonald Tifton, GA January 28, 1930
Eric Schmidt Roseville, CA January 28, 1975
Jeff Oleen Bethesda, MD January 28, 1990
Jim Robinson Hollywood, CA January 28, 1946 December 28, 1995
Jimmy Bryan Phoenix, AZ January 28, 1926 June 19, 1960
John Mickel Cambridge, England January 28, 1971
Kevin Kromer Albrightsville, PA January 28, 1965
Kristin Vermeulen Tauranga, New Zealand January 28, 1992
Kyler Shaw Clovis, CA January 28, 1997
Lonny Loeschke Zimmerman, MN January 28, 1966
Luke Youlden Melbourne, VIC January 28, 1978
Marshall Hurley Beverley, MA January 28, 1957
Michael Burton Ocala, FL January 28, 1966
Nick Reno West Bath, ME January 28, 1985
Paul Beckner Chesterfield, VA January 28, 1993
Paul Deines Frederick, CO January 28, 1972
Pierre Lachapelle St. Roch de'Lachigan, QC January 28, 1946
Randy Renfrow Wilson, NC January 28, 1958
Ron Polodna Willard, MO January 28, 1963
Scott Reeves Royal Palm Beach, FL January 28, 1969
Taylor Barton Las Vegas, NV January 28, 1985
Tom Milner Winchester, VA January 28, 1986
Tommy Milner Winchester, VA January 28, 1986
Travis Rutz Langley, BC January 28, 1988
Tyler Andreasen Grand Island, NE January 28, 1983
Zion Schaub Traverse City, MI January 28, 1992