February 27 History
RACES HELD ON February 27
Date Series Track Winner Laps
27 February 1955
NASCAR Grand National Daytona Beach, FL Tim Flock 39
27 February 1965
NASCAR Grand National Spartanburg, SC Ned Jarrett 200
27 February 1966
NASCAR Grand National Daytona Beach, FL Richard Petty 198
27 February 1966
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Bob Hogle
27 February 1971
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Ontario, CA George Follmer 100
27 February 1971
California Racing Association Imperial, CA Paul Jones
27 February 1972
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Richmond, VA Richard Petty 500
27 February 1977
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Richmond, VA Cale Yarborough 245
27 February 1982
Kraco CRA Sprint Car Series [[Imperial County Fairgrounds|]] Chuck Gurney
27 February 1983
ASA National Tour Pontiac, MI Butch Miller 100
27 February 1983
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Richmond, VA Bobby Allison 400
27 February 1987
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout San Jose, CA Steve Kinser
27 February 1988
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies Western Midget Car Series [[Arco Arena|]] Sleepy Tripp
27 February 1988
World of Outlaws Copenhagen/Skoal Shootout Fremont, CA Bobby Davis, Jr.
27 February 1993
California Racing Association Phoenix, AZ Ron Shuman
27 February 1993
UDTRA Hav-A-Tampa Dirt Racing Series
Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
Waycross, GA Scott Bloomquist
27 February 1993
NASCAR Busch Grand National Series Rockingham, NC Mark Martin 197
27 February 1994
V8 Supercars Series Annangrove, NSW, Australia Mark Skaife 28
27 February 1994
STARS Racing Series Lenoir City, TN Donnie Moran
27 February 1994
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC Rusty Wallace 492
27 February 1994
V8 Supercars Series Annangrove, NSW, Australia Mark Skaife 28
27 February 1994
SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Championship Miami, FL Tommy Kendall 54
27 February 1994
Florida Pro Series Bradenton, FL Dick Anderson
27 February 1998
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Mark Kinser 30
27 February 1999
Sprint Car Racing Association Perris, CA Rip Williams 30
27 February 1999
Pennzoil World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Phoenix, AZ Mark Kinser 30
27 February 2000
Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Glencoe, AL John Jones 50
27 February 2000
Southern All Star Asphalt Series Birmingham, AL Ronnie Sanders
27 February 2000
NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rockingham, NC Bobby Labonte 393
27 February 2004
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Magnolia, MS Kenny Merchant
27 February 2005
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Baker, LA Chris Wall
27 February 2005
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Fontana, CA Greg Biffle 250
27 February 2005
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Baker, LA Ray Moore
27 February 2009
United Dirt Late Model Challenge Series Zuber, FL Mark Whitener 50
27 February 2009
Speedcar Series Dubailand, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Jean Alesi 24
27 February 2010
ASCS Rebel Region Gibsonton, FL Wayne Johnson 40
27 February 2010
V8 Supercars Series Manama, Bahrain Jamie Whincup 37
27 February 2010
Gene Price Motorsports Late Model River Series Blythe, CA Mark Schriner
27 February 2010
O'Reilly Auto Parts Southern United Professional Racing Series Justin, TX Jack Sullivan
27 February 2010
NASCAR Nationwide Series Las Vegas, NV Kevin Harvick 200
27 February 2010
ARCA Racing Series presented by RE/MAX and Menards Jupiter, FL Justin Marks 70
27 February 2011
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Phoenix, AZ Jeff Gordon 312
27 February 2011
Southern Regional Racing Series Glencoe, AL Ronnie Johnson
27 February 2012
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona Beach, FL Matt Kenseth 202
27 February 2014
USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series Las Cruces, NM Fito Gallardo 35
27 February 2014
NASCAR K & N Pro Series West Phoenix, AZ Cole Custer 80
27 February 2015
V8 Ute Racing Series Adelaide, SA, Australia Ryal Harris 8
27 February 2015
Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by MAVTV American Real Zuber, FL Aaron Reutzel 25
27 February 2015
AMSOIL USAC Sprint Car National Championship Gibsonton, FL Robert Ballou 30
27 February 2015
USMTS Mesilla Valley Transportation Gulf Coast Border Regional Series El Paso, TX Austin Arneson 40
27 February 2016
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Phillip Lock 26
27 February 2016
Florida Pro Truck Series Bradenton, FL Scott Hogan 100
27 February 2016
NeSmith Late Model RockAuto.com Winter Shootout Series Cochran, GA Pearson Williams 40
27 February 2016
K&N Filters USCS Modified Series Columbus, MS Gregg Hollingsworth 25
27 February 2016
Carlyle Tools ASCS Southwest Region Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Logan Forler 25
27 February 2016
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hampton, GA John Hunter Nemechek 130
27 February 2016
Southern Nationals Bonus Series
Frostbuster
Seymour, TN Cory Hedgecock 50
27 February 2016
Florida State Modified Invitational Bradenton, FL Devin McLeod 100
27 February 2016
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Meeanee, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand Lance Jennings 25
27 February 2016
Len Sammons Productions Indoor Auto Racing Series
Battle of Trenton
Trenton, NJ Erick Rudolph 40
27 February 2016
United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters Columbus, MS Seth Bergman 30
27 February 2016
World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Baytown, TX Daryn Pittman 40
27 February 2016
ENZED World Series Sprintcars
AHG Sprintcar Series
Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia Steven Lines 30
27 February 2016
Lucas Oil Modified Series
Winter Showdown (Modified)
Bakersfield, CA Ryan Partridge 80
27 February 2016
Five Crown Speedcar Series
Victorian Speedcar Championship
Allansford, VIC, Australia Domain Ramsey 30
27 February 2016
RockAuto.com USCS 600 Sprint Car Series Columbus, MS Kyle Amerson 20
27 February 2019
World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Tim Shaffer 30
27 February 2019
USAC West Coast Sprint Car Series Las Vegas, NV Brody Roa 20
DRIVERS BORN ON February 27
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Aaron Dromgoole North Richland Hills, TX February 27, 1998
Ashley Jarvis Bunbury, WAU February 27, 1985
Bob Ruman Munroe Falls, OH February 27, 1942
Bradley Morris Romoland, CA February 27, 1997
Chase Storch Riverview, FL February 27, 1997
Daniel Gaunt Auckland, New Zealand February 27, 1985
Dennis Setzer Newton, NC February 27, 1960
Eddie Carrier, Jr. Salt Rock, WV February 27, 1971
George Ingole Lakeland, FL February 27, 1954
Mark Kraus Stratford, WI February 27, 1970
Mark Wertz Virginia Beach, VA February 27, 1969
Mike Speeney Newtown, PA February 27, 1991
Owen Riddle Naches, WA February 27, 1986
Red Sequin Fitchburg, MA February 27, 1926 August 20, 1961
Rich Hayes Springfield, IL February 27, 1944
Scott Davis Dawsonville, GA February 27, 1971
Scott George Wilson, NY February 27, 1973
Shawn Sliter Welland, ON February 27, 1975
Ted Smokstad Richfield, MN February 27, 1966
Terry Johnson Piedmont, OK February 27, 1964 June 25, 2017
Todd Bodine Chemung, NY February 27, 1964
Ty Dillon Lewisville, NC February 27, 1992
Tyler Mecklem Parramatta, NSW February 27, 1976
Tyler Miles Pulaski, TN February 27, 1992
Tyler Shoemaker Bloomington, IL February 27, 1985
Vic Hill Morristown, TN February 27, 1964