January 12 History
RACES HELD ON January 12
Date Series Track Winner Laps
12 January 1947
California Roadster Association San Diego, CA Bill Steves
12 January 1958
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Chuck Rodee
12 January 1963
USAC National Midget Car Series Chicago, IL Ronnie Duman
12 January 1969
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Bobby Hogle
12 January 1980
NASCAR Grand American Stock Car National Championship Riverside, CA Dave Hill 72
12 January 1991
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Dick Anderson 100
12 January 1991
Chili Bowl Nationals Tulsa, OK Lealand McSpadden
12 January 1995
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Billy Boat 20
12 January 1996
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Donnie Beechler 20
12 January 1997
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Kenny Merchant 50
12 January 2001
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Sammy Swindell 30
12 January 2002
Chili Bowl Nationals Tulsa, OK Tony Stewart
12 January 2002
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Donny Schatz
12 January 2006
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Jay Drake 25
12 January 2007
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Dave Darland 25
12 January 2008
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Jimmy Mars 30
12 January 2008
Chili Bowl Nationals Tulsa, OK Damion Gardner
12 January 2008
Ice Cold Shriners Bowl Braselton, GA Joey Senter
12 January 2010
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Zach Daum 25
12 January 2011
Wild West Shootout Tucson, AZ Billy Moyer 30
12 January 2011
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Donnie Ray Crawford 25
12 January 2013
Midwest Indoor Racing Series Arena-Mini Cup Division Battle Creek, MI Todd Cowan 25
12 January 2013
Midwest Indoor Racing Series Winged Mini Sprint Division Battle Creek, MI Drew Dorsett 50
12 January 2013
Chili Bowl Nationals Tulsa, OK Kevin Swindell
12 January 2013
Winter Extreme Tucson, AZ Tim Fuller 30
12 January 2014
NDRL Winter Extreme
Total Seal CDM Super Late Model Series presented by RaJin Racewear
Tucson, AZ Billy Moyer, Jr. 40
12 January 2018
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Mike Marlar 30
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Modifieds Queen Creek, AZ D.J. Shannon 15
12 January 2019
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand Callum Hedge 8
12 January 2019
Di Candilo Steel City USA vs WA Invasion Tour Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia Tyler Erb 40
12 January 2019
Cochran World Championship Crates Cochran, GA Travis Pennington 75
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Ricky Weiss 30
12 January 2019
MJS Street Stock Series Whyalla, SA, Australia Nigel Reichstein 30
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Modifieds Queen Creek, AZ Dereck Ramirez 15
12 January 2019
ENZED Central Muscle Cars Te Kauwhata, Waikato, New Zealand Dean Perkins 10
12 January 2019
Maddington Toyota Sprintcar Series Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia Jason Kendrick 31
12 January 2019
BNT V8s Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand Jack Smith 12
12 January 2019
Wingless Sprints Western Australia Club Championship Kwinana Beach, WAU, Australia Ash Hounsfield 15
12 January 2019
Cowboy Cup Country Series Tinana, QLD, Australia Terry Leerentveld 15
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts X-Mods Queen Creek, AZ Brock Gronwold 16
12 January 2019
ENZED Central Muscle Cars Te Kauwhata, Waikato, New Zealand Mark Holland 8
12 January 2019
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Bungador, VIC, Australia Tim Kaeding 35
12 January 2019
V6 Sprints Whyalla, SA, Australia Chris James 12
12 January 2019
Durrence Layne Performance Parts Street Stock World Championship Cochran, GA T.J. Herndon 50
12 January 2019
Porter Group New Zealand V8 Ute Racing Series Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand Matt Spratt 8
12 January 2019
Late Model Racing Victoria Buninyong, VIC, Australia Ryan Alexander 20
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts X-Mods Queen Creek, AZ Jaime Torres 15
12 January 2019
Kumho Tyres Pre 65 Racing Te Kauwhata, Waikato, New Zealand Andrew Stevenson 6
12 January 2019
Tasmania Speedcar Title Carrick, TAS, Australia Travis Mills 20
12 January 2019
Victorian Sprintcar Association Buninyong, VIC, Australia Shane Steenholdt 20
12 January 2019
Formula 500 South Australia State Series Whyalla, SA, Australia Angelo Karoussis 15
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Cade Dillard 40
12 January 2019
Porter Group New Zealand V8 Ute Racing Series Cromwell, Otago, New Zealand Paul Manuell 12
12 January 2019
Northern Rivers Wingless Sprints North Lismore, QLD, Australia Mitch Haynes 25
12 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts X-Mods Queen Creek, AZ Cole Searing 20
12 January 2019
Kumho Tyres Pre 65 Racing Te Kauwhata, Waikato, New Zealand Andrew Stevenson 6
12 January 2019
Tasmania Street Stock Title Carrick, TAS, Australia Nathan Russell 30
12 January 2019
Brims Concrete Super Sedan Series North Lismore, QLD, Australia Matthew Pascoe 30
DRIVERS BORN ON January 12
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Bill Clemons New Albany, IN January 12, 1934
Blake Jones Sevierville, TN January 12, 1997
Bobby Dragon Milton, VT January 12, 1946
Brenden Bright Collegeville, PA January 12, 1992
Brian Scott Boise, ID January 12, 1988
Caleb Griffith Sandusky, OH January 12, 1988
Clark Dwyer Littleton, CO January 12, 1964
Clint Mears Bakersfield, CA January 12, 1973
Darren Amidon Santee, CA January 12, 1985
Dusty Ballenger Harrisburg, SD January 12, 1982
Gary Fountain Minneola, FL January 12, 1951
Henley Gray Rome, GA January 12, 1933
Hop Holmes Loris, SC January 12, 1943 July 4, 1989
Joey Colsten Binghamton, NY January 12, 1985
Jonathan Kievman Deerfield Beach, FL January 12, 1961
Keane Laakson Hayward, WI January 12, 1966 July 26, 2012
Kerry Teague Concord, NC January 12, 1961
Lloyd Ruby Wichita Falls, KY January 12, 1928 March 23, 2009
Lynn Idler Ionia, IA January 12, 1949 May 17, 2015
Matt Hawkins Canton, GA January 12, 1988 February 13, 2009
Max Blair Titusville, PA January 12, 1990
Pete Bicknell St. Catharines, ON January 12, 1955
Richie Pallai, Jr. Yorktown Heights, NY January 12, 1990
Rick Becker Highland, CA January 12, 1956
Rodney Brooks Thomaston, ME January 12, 1988
Russ Dugger Owasso, OK January 12, 1975
Scott Shilkuski Spring Valley, IL January 12, 1972
Shawn McGlynn Kitchener, ON January 12, 1969
Timmy Thrash Gulfport, MS January 12, 1980
Walter Ballard Houston, TX January 12, 1933