October 31 History
RACES HELD ON October 31
Date Series Track Winner Laps
31 October 1948
California Roadster Association [[Carrell Stadium|]] Troy Ruttman
31 October 1948
California Roadster Association [[Carrell Stadium|]] Roy Prosser
31 October 1948
NASCAR Modified National Championship Winston-Salem, NC Fonty Flock
31 October 1954
MARC Racing Series Lakewood, GA Bob Flock 100
31 October 1954
NASCAR Modified National Championship Charlotte, NC Buck Baker 134
31 October 1954
California Roadster Association [[Agoura Park|]] Jay Abney
31 October 1957
NASCAR Convertible Division Cayce, SC Joe Weatherly 200
31 October 1959
USAC National Midget Car Series San Jose, CA Cliff Spalding
31 October 1964
IMCA Stock Car Series Shreveport, LA Dick Hutcherson 25
31 October 1964
USAC National Sprint Car Series Gardena, CA Roger McCluskey
31 October 1964
NASCAR Modified National Championship San Jose, CA Al Pombo 20
31 October 1965
NASCAR Grand National Rockingham, NC Curtis Turner 500
31 October 1965
East Windsor Speedway Modified Div Heightstown, NJ PeeWee Griffin 25
31 October 1970
NASCAR Grand National West Irwindale, CA Ray Elder 100
31 October 1970
IMCA Stock Car Series Shreveport, LA Freddie Fryar 50
31 October 1971
Eastern States 200 Central Middletown, NY Will Cagle
31 October 1971
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Hickory, NC Red Farmer
31 October 1976
NASCAR Modified National Championship Martinsville, VA Geoffrey Bodine 250
31 October 1976
USAC Stock Car Series College Station, TX Bobby Allison 100
31 October 1976
USAC National Sprint Car Series Terre Haute, IN Chuck Gurney
31 October 1980
Florida 100 Bithlo, FL Dick Anderson 100
31 October 1981
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Sammy Swindell
31 October 1982
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC Darrell Waltrip 492
31 October 1982
NASCAR Modified National Championship Martinsville, VA George Kent 250
31 October 1982
NASCAR Budweiser Late Model Sportsman Series Martinsville, VA Butch Lindley 250
31 October 1982
ASA National Tour
ALL PRO Super Series
All American 400
Nashville, TN Bob Senneker 400
31 October 1986
NASCAR All-American Challenge Series Bithlo, FL Ronnie Sanders 125
31 October 1986
All Star Circuit of Champions Woodstock, GA Joey Allen
31 October 1987
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Phoenix, AZ Steve Kinser
31 October 1987
All Star Circuit of Champions Late Model Series Woodstock, GA Jody Summerville
31 October 1987
All Star Circuit of Champions Late Model Series Woodstock, GA Bobby Thomas
31 October 1987
Firestone California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Ron Shuman
31 October 1992
Magnolia State 100 Whynot, MS Ronnie Johnson 100
31 October 1992
NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour Phoenix, AZ Ken Schrader 185
31 October 1992
Club All Star Circuit of Champions Woodstock, GA Cris Eash 40
31 October 1993
NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Phoenix, AZ Mark Martin 312
31 October 1993
Magnolia State 100 Pass Christian, MS Wendell Wallace 100
31 October 1997
NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour Phoenix, AZ Scott Hansen 186
31 October 1997
American Sprint Car Series Mesquite, TX Edd French
31 October 1998
SARA Late Model Series Winter Haven, FL Eddie King 100
31 October 1998
Tampa Bay Area Racing Association Punta Gorda, FL Dude Teate
31 October 1998
Big Johnson Late Model National Championship Calvert City, KY Steve Francis
31 October 1998
NASCAR Busch Series Rockingham, NC Elliott Sadler 197
31 October 1998
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Perris, CA Mark Kinser 30
31 October 1998
USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series Hudson, NC Mario Gosselin 250
31 October 1998
Florida Governor's Cup Samsula, FL Billy Bigley, Jr. 200
31 October 1998
Southern All Star Asphalt Series Birmingham, AL Johnny Brazier
31 October 1999
Northern Allstars Late Model Series Sumner, IL Kevin Claycomb
31 October 1999
NASCAR Busch Series Memphis, TN Jeff Green 250
31 October 1999
USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series Memphis, TN Brad Noffsinger 100
31 October 1999
World Crown Jefferson, GA Freddie Query 207
31 October 1999
Super DIRTcar Big-Block Modified Series Bridgeport, NJ Steve Paine
31 October 2002
Sprint Car Racing Association Perris, CA Steve Ostling 20
31 October 2003
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Phoenix, AZ Kevin Harvick 150
31 October 2003
United Sprint Car Series Gibsonton, FL Danny Martin, Jr.
31 October 2003
O'Reilly World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Danny Lasoski 25
31 October 2003
Sprint Car Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Mike Kirby 20
31 October 2004
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Hampton, GA Jimmie Johnson 325
31 October 2004
Desafio Corona Leon, GUA Rogelio Lopez 84
31 October 2008
World of Outlaws Late Model Series Concord, NC Scott Bloomquist 50
31 October 2008
USAC National Sprint Car Series
Lucas Oil USAC CRA Sprint Car Series
Perris, CA David Cardey 25
31 October 2008
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Ft. Worth, TX Ron Hornaday, Jr. 147
31 October 2008
Advance Auto Parts World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Concord, NC Brooke Tatnell 30
31 October 2009
Gene Price Motorsports Late Model River Series Blythe, CA Mark Schriner
31 October 2009
USAC Mopar Western Midget Championship Las Vegas, NV Bryan Clauson 50
31 October 2009
SRL Spears Southwest Tour Series Las Vegas, NV Josh Combs 154
31 October 2009
ISCARS Dash Series Rougemont, NC Danny Bagwell 60
31 October 2009
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Talladega, AL Kyle Busch 98
31 October 2009
West Coast Sprint Car Series Hanford, CA Justyne Hamblin
31 October 2009
Rolling Thunder Modifieds Rougemont, NC A.J. Winstead
31 October 2009
Western Allstars Late Model Series Hanford, CA Bobby Hogge, IV
31 October 2009
USAC California Junior Ford Focus Midget Car Series Ventura, CA Dennis Simunovich 20
31 October 2009
USAR Pro Cup Series South Boston, VA Clay Rogers 250
31 October 2010
ASA Late Model Series Sunoco National Tour North Wilkesboro, NC Jeff Choquette 150
31 October 2010
United States Late Model Association Altus, OK John Webb
31 October 2010
Mexico Corona Series Chiapas, CHP Jose Luis Ramirez 180
31 October 2010
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Talladega, AL Clint Bowyer 188
31 October 2014
Southeast Limited Late Model Series Challenger Division Asheboro, NC Jason Tutterow 50
31 October 2014
Zaxby's Race of Champions Phenix City, AL Scott Bloomquist 20
31 October 2014
USAC Eastern HPD Midget Championship Asheboro, NC Christopher Bell 35
31 October 2014
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Ft. Worth, TX Kyle Busch 152
31 October 2015
CARS Super Late Model Tour Hickory, NC Christopher Bell 150
31 October 2015
USAC Eastern HPD Midget Championship Dillon, SC Jake Nelke 35
31 October 2015
Fast Unified Engine Late Model Series Travelers Rest, SC Ross Bailes 40
31 October 2015
Race of Champions Dirt Modified Tour Kirkwood, NY Shaun Walker 65
31 October 2015
ASCS Southwest Region Somerton, AZ Lorne Wofford 25
31 October 2015
Florida Outlaw E-Mod Series Barberville, FL Chase Collins 30
31 October 2015
Race of Champions Dirt Street Stock Tour Kirkwood, NY Shane Wolf, Jr. 30
31 October 2015
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Martinsville, VA Matt Crafton 200
31 October 2015
Race Engineering Monster Mini Stock Association Travelers Rest, SC Timmy Smith 8
31 October 2015
GRIT American Racer Series Kirkwood, NY Rocky Warner 30
31 October 2015
SA Speedcars Blackjack Series Murray Bridge, SA, Australia Mark Brown 15
31 October 2015
Kajun Mini Stock Association Phenix City, AL Bo Minor 25
31 October 2015
CARS Late Model Stock Tour Hickory, NC Josh Berry 150
31 October 2015
National 100 Phenix City, AL Jimmy Owens 100
DRIVERS BORN ON October 31
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Al Simpson Los Angeles, CA October 31, 1996
Bobby Pangonis Henderson, NV October 31, 1965
Buddy Lazier Vail, CO October 31, 1967
Chad Chastain Alva, FL October 31, 1998
Chris Alajajian Sydney, NSW October 31, 1986
Chris Dennis Edmonton, AB October 31, 1984
Dale Ballinger Bloomington, IL October 31, 1929
Danny Abold Liverpool, NY October 31, 1963
Dave Trute New Lisbon, WI October 31, 1979
David Cardey Riverside, CA October 31, 1975
Elliott Forbes-Robinson La Crescenta, CA October 31, 1943
Jamie Hayes Norlina, NC October 31, 1974
Jeb Balise Wilbraham, MA October 31, 1957
Jerrod Fleck Creston, BC October 31, 1986
John Ricketts Burleson, TX October 31, 1988
Jonathan Davenport Blairsville, GA October 31, 1983
Juan Carlos Leroux Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic October 31, 1967
Lee Brewer, Jr. Memphis, TN October 31, 1959
Mark Durgin Lynn, MA October 31, 1971
Mark Lambert Noblesville, IN October 31, 1992
Mark Wyman Griswold, IA October 31, 1960
Mike Hedlund Woodside, CA October 31, 1977
Mike Rockenfeller Neuwied, Germany October 31, 1983
Spencer MacPherson Carleton Place, ON October 31, 1988
Steven Tiner Elverta, CA October 31, 1983
Todd Coon Peoria, IL October 31, 1965
Tom Bigelow Winchester, IN October 31, 1939