January 6 History
RACES HELD ON January 6
Date Series Track Winner Laps
6 January 1963
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Clay Robbins
6 January 1974
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Steve Cannon
6 January 1980
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Terry Wente
6 January 1985
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Rich Vogler
6 January 1990
USAC National Midget Series Chicago, IL Russ Gamester
6 January 1990
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Bruce Lawrence 100
6 January 1994
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Page Jones
6 January 1996
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL David Russell 100
6 January 2000
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Dave Darland 25
6 January 2001
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL David Rogers 100
6 January 2005
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Tracy Hines 25
6 January 2008
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Bobby Mayse 50
6 January 2008
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Touring Series Eastaboga, AL Royce Bray 40
6 January 2012
UltraTune Morley USA Invasion Tour
R2C Competition Filters Pro Dirt Series
Collie, WAU, Australia Steve Francis 30
6 January 2013
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Ross Martin 50
6 January 2013
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Don Shaw 30
6 January 2014
Hedman Hedders National Late Model Series Waycross, GA Mark Whitener 40
6 January 2015
Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown Somerton, AZ Steve Kinser 30
6 January 2016
Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown Somerton, AZ Shane Stewart 30
6 January 2016
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Chris Cowling 25
6 January 2017
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Mark Caruso 26
6 January 2017
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Lachlan McHugh 20
6 January 2018
IMSA Prototype Challenge presented by Mazda Daytona Beach, FL Roman De Angelis 57
6 January 2018
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Jeff Choquette 100
6 January 2018
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Slingshots Allentown, PA Danny Buccafusca
6 January 2018
AHG Sprintcar Series Bunbury, WAU, Australia Jamie Maiolo 30
6 January 2018
United Truck Parts International Midget Series Western Springs, Auckland Region, New Zealand Kyle Larson 39
6 January 2018
Formula 500 Speedweek Heathmere, VIC, Australia Frank Galusha 20
6 January 2018
VWS Summer Slam Series Mount Gambier, SA, Australia Dayn Bentvelzen 25
6 January 2018
Diamond Air Conditioning Speedcar Super Series Mount Gambier, SA, Australia Travis Mills 30
6 January 2018
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Ricky Weiss 40
6 January 2018
VMPA Tritech Lubricant Modified Sedan Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Kye Walters 30
6 January 2018
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Donny Schatz 50
6 January 2018
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Allentown, PA Scott Kreutter
6 January 2019
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Michael Page 50
6 January 2019
Kajun Mini Stock Association Eastaboga, AL J.J. Garrett 25
6 January 2019
Mid-Atlantic Street Stock Championship Series Dillon, SC Gary Ledbetter
6 January 2019
Mid-Atlantic Street Stock Championship Series Challenger AR Division Dillon, SC Mike Ganoe 50
6 January 2019
Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Winter Shootout Eastaboga, AL Jimmy Elliott 50
6 January 2019
Victorian Speedcar Drivers Association
Victorian Speedcar Title
Allansford, VIC, Australia Travis Mills 30
6 January 2019
Carolina Mini Stock Challenge Dillon, SC A.J. Sanders
DRIVERS BORN ON January 6
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Alton Palmer Howes Cave, NY January 6, 1957
B.A. Wilson Bonham, TX January 6, 1971
Beau Kellogg Evergreen, CO January 6, 1972
Blake Cejner Ormond Beach, FL January 6, 1994
Bob Bryant Ocean Spings, MS January 6, 1988
Dan Wiesner Geneva, NY January 6, 1981
David Thorndyke Oshawa, ON January 6, 1957
Dick Rathmann Los Angeles, CA January 6, 1924 February 1, 2000
Duncan Molesworth Allentown, NJ January 6, 1990
George Altheide Morristown, TN January 6, 1933
Jacob Vanoskey Hartford, WI January 6, 1988
Jeff Swindell Memphis, TN January 6, 1961
Jenae Gustin Marshalltown, IA January 6, 1995
Jeremy Sorel Westfield, MA January 6, 1991
Kyle Ivey Nashville, TN January 6, 1993
Larry Brazil Tampa, FL January 6, 1932 July 3, 2011
Matt Scott Pine Grove, CA January 6, 1992
Michael Wray Northford, CT January 6, 1993
Mike Chambers Timberlake, NC January 6, 1978
Mike Hamby Raleigh, NC January 6, 1947
Pat Flaherty Chicago, IL January 6, 1926 April 9, 2002
Robert Turner Burlington, NC January 6, 1963
Ronald Hill Rougemont, NC January 6, 1967
Steve Anderson Grand Forks, ND January 6, 1965
Tiffany Daniels Smithfield, VA January 6, 1985
Todd Ceravolo Gales Ferry, CT January 6, 1964