March 5 History
RACES HELD ON March 5
Date Series Track Winner Laps
5 March 1950
NASCAR Modified National Championship Charlotte, NC Red Byron 100
5 March 1955
NASCAR Modified National Championship Hallandale, FL Charlie Monk
5 March 1960
California Racing Association Imperial, CA A.J. Shepherd
5 March 1961
NASCAR Grand National Weaverville, NC Rex White 200
5 March 1967
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Las Vegas, NV Ron Hornaday 34
5 March 1967
NASCAR Grand National Weaverville, NC Richard Petty 300
5 March 1967
California Racing Association [[605 Speedway|]] Bob McCoy
5 March 1972
NASCAR Modified National Championship San Jose, CA Jack Epperson 20
5 March 1972
NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Ontario, CA A.J. Foyt 200
5 March 1972
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Frank McDaniel
5 March 1973
V8 Supercars Series Launceston, TAS, Australia Allan Moffat 40
5 March 1977
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Clark Templeman
5 March 1977
NASCAR Baby Grand Rockingham, NC Larry Pearson 75
5 March 1978
V8 Supercars Series Launceston, TAS, Australia Peter Brock 40
5 March 1978
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Ron Shuman
5 March 1978
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC David Pearson 492
5 March 1983
NASCAR Budweiser Late Model Sportsman Series Rockingham, NC Dale Earnhardt 148
5 March 1983
Kraco CRA Sprint Car Series [[Imperial County Fairgrounds|]] Bubby Jones
5 March 1983
USAC National Midget Car Series [[Prairie Capital Center|]] Jerry Nuckles
5 March 1988
NASCAR Busch Grand National Series
NASCAR Busch Grand National North Series
Rockingham, NC Mark Martin 197
5 March 1988
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Chico, CA Jimmy Sills
5 March 1988
California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Ron Shuman
5 March 1989
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies Western Midget Car Series [[Imperial Raceway|]] Tommy White
5 March 1989
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC Rusty Wallace 492
5 March 1989
V8 Supercars Series Annangrove, NSW, Australia John Bowe 66
5 March 1993
UDTRA Hav-A-Tampa Dirt Racing Series
Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
Highlands, TX Bill Frye
5 March 1993
Southern United Professional Racing Series Highlands, TX Bill Frye
5 March 1994
NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Richmond, VA Joe Nemechek 250
5 March 1995
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Richmond, VA Terry Labonte 400
5 March 1999
NASCAR Winston West Series Las Vegas, NV Jerry Nadeau 100
5 March 1999
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Mark Kinser 20
5 March 2000
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Las Vegas, NV Jeff Burton 148
5 March 2004
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Steve Kinser 30
5 March 2005
FASCAR Sunbelt Super Late Model Series Inverness, FL Wayne Anderson
5 March 2005
FASCAR Pro Truck Series Bronson, FL Jamie Skinner 50
5 March 2005
Northern Allstars Late Model Series
Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic
Clarksville, TN Billy Moyer 50
5 March 2005
National Late Model Series Waynesville, GA Ivedent Lloyd, Jr.
5 March 2005
Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series Pass Christian, MS David Gentry
5 March 2005
Rattler Opp, AL Jason Hogan
5 March 2005
Desafio Corona Mexico City, DFE, Mexico Patrick Goeters 30
5 March 2005
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Justin, TX Kelly Boen
5 March 2005
USAC CRA Sprint Car Series Perris, CA Damion Gardner 30
5 March 2006
O'Reilly Southern All Star Racing Series Gaffney, SC Chris Madden 60
5 March 2006
NASCAR Busch Series Mexico City, DFE, Mexico Denny Hamlin 80
5 March 2006
Rattler Opp, AL Ryan Crane 250
5 March 2010
ASCS Gulf South Region China, TX Gary Wright
5 March 2010
West Coast Late Model Shootout Tulare, CA Steve Drake 30
5 March 2010
NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Atlanta, GA Corey LaJoie 150
5 March 2010
National All Star Racing Association
NASRA Winternationals
Gibsonton, FL Skylar Marlar 25
5 March 2010
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Tulare, CA Jason Meyers 35
5 March 2010
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Zuber, FL Keith Nosbisch 50
5 March 2011
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Justin, TX Will Vaught
5 March 2011
Ultimate Super Late Model Series Modoc, SC Chris Madden 50
5 March 2011
Total Seal Late Model Dirt Racing Series Peoria, AZ Anthony Madrid
5 March 2011
Gene Price Motorsports Late Model River Series Blythe, CA Dylan Kwasniewski
5 March 2011
USAC Western Pavement Ford Focus Midget Car Series
USAC Utah Ford Focus Midget Car Series
Blythe, CA Jake Swanson 30
5 March 2011
NASCAR Nationwide Series Las Vegas, NV Mark Martin 200
5 March 2011
USAC Western Pavement Young Guns Ford Focus Midget Car Series Blythe, CA Brandon White 15
5 March 2014
World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Paul McMahan 31
5 March 2014
West Coast Late Model Shootout Las Vegas, NV Clay Daly 25
5 March 2015
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Terry McCarl 30
5 March 2015
USAC Southwest Sprint Car Series
USAC West Coast Sprint Car Series
Las Vegas, NV Stevie Sussex 30
5 March 2016
MARS DIRTcar Series
Tuckasee Toilet Bowl Classic
Clarksville, TN Tony Jackson, Jr. 40
5 March 2016
Driven Midwest NOW600 National Micro Series Stock Non-Wing Division Iowa Park, TX Frank Flud
5 March 2016
Southern Sprintcar Shootout Series Bradenton, FL Dave Steele 30
5 March 2016
Trans Am Championship TA2 Class Sebring, FL Gar Robinson 23
5 March 2016
AMSOIL USAC CRA Sprint Car Series Perris, CA Bryan Clauson 30
5 March 2016
West Coast Late Model Shootout Oildale, CA Don Shaw 30
5 March 2016
V8 Supercars Series Adelaide, SA, Australia James Courtney 39
5 March 2016
Trans Am Championship Sebring, FL Kenny Bupp 20
5 March 2016
Sprint Series of Oklahoma Iowa Park, TX John Carney, II 25
5 March 2016
Paramount Kia Big 10 Challenge Hickory, NC Ryan Millington 100
5 March 2016
PASS South Super Late Model Series Dillon, SC Brandon Setzer 125
5 March 2016
California Lightning Sprints Imperial, CA Alex Grigoreas 25
5 March 2016
Florida Pro Truck Series Pinellas Park, FL Becca Monopoli 50
5 March 2016
Southern Texas Late Model Series Paige, TX Robbie Starnes
5 March 2016
Ultimate Super Late Model Series Chatsworth, GA John Ownbey 40
5 March 2016
TNT Elite Non Wing Sprint Car Series Kilgore, TX Jeff Day
5 March 2016
NASCAR XFINITY Series Las Vegas, NV Kyle Busch 200
5 March 2016
Driven Midwest NOW600 National Micro Series Restricted A-Class Division Iowa Park, TX Blake Scott
5 March 2016
Dunlop V8 Supercar Series Adelaide, SA, Australia Garry Jacobson 16
5 March 2016
Lucas Oil ASCS Southern Outlaw Sprints Loxley, AL Brian Bell 25
5 March 2016
POWRi Lucas Oil West Midget Series Iowa Park, TX Austin Brown 25
5 March 2017
Virgin Australia Supercars Championship Adelaide, SA, Australia Shane Van Gisbergen 78
5 March 2017
Southeastern Late Model Sportsman Series Gaffney, SC Timbo Mangum 30
5 March 2017
Dunlop Super2 Series Adelaide, SA, Australia Todd Hazelwood 13
5 March 2017
Aussie Racing Cars Adelaide, SA, Australia James Duckworth 8
5 March 2017
Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Gaffney, SC Ross Bailes 60
5 March 2017
Australian Touring Car Masters Series Adelaide, SA, Australia Brad Tilley 7
5 March 2017
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Hampton, GA Brad Keselowski 325
5 March 2017
Trans Am Championship TA2 Class Sebring, FL Dillon Machavern 24
5 March 2017
AHG Easy As 123 Triple Crown
Krikke Boys Shootout
Bunbury, WAU, Australia James McFadden 35
5 March 2017
Trans Am Championship presented by Pirelli Sebring, FL Cliff Ebben 27
DRIVERS BORN ON March 5
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Andrew Conklin Muskegon, MI March 5, 1985
Austin Wayne Self Austin, TX March 5, 1996
Cale Gale Mobile, AL March 5, 1985
Chris Johnson Covina, CA March 5, 1983
Clayton Brown Coopersville, MI March 5, 1979
Dany Gagnon St-Jean-Chrysostome, QC March 5, 1968
Daryl Carver Prospect Hill, NC March 5, 1978
Davey Pennel Sparta, WI March 5, 1994
David Cottrill Poca, WV March 5, 1966
David Moyer Simpsonville, SC March 5, 1964
Derrick Lemke Sauk Centre, MN March 5, 1979
Derrick Tiemersma Newmarket, ON March 5, 1967
Eric Corbett Hagerstown, MD March 5, 1971
Gilles Lussier Granby, QC March 5, 1945
Gino Villanti Selden, NY March 5, 1957
Hal Perry Mims, FL March 5, 1930
Harley Hollan Tulsa, OK March 5, 1971
James Huff Houston, TX March 5, 1937
Jason Young Houston, TX March 5, 1983
Jim Mayes Princeton, IN March 5, 1920 May 10, 1970
John Nesmith Meridian, ID March 5, 1967
Kody Lehman Enola, PA March 5, 1993
Len Krautheim Penns Creek, PA March 5, 1964
Shawn Simpson Gainesville, GA March 5, 1984
Tony Musolino Scott Township, PA March 5, 1985
Zach Hampton Clayton, IN March 5, 1998