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January 20 History
RACES HELD ON January 20
Date Series Track Winner Laps
20 January 1952
NASCAR Grand National West Palm Beach, FL Tim Flock 200
20 January 1957
USAC Stock Car Series Phoenix, AZ Jimmy Bryan 100
20 January 1963
NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Riverside, CA Dan Gurney 185
20 January 1968
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Riverside, CA Jerry Titus
20 January 1973
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Riverside, CA Jack Jeffrey
20 January 1974
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Larry Rice
20 January 1974
NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Riverside, CA Cale Yarborough 191
20 January 1980
ATQMRA Atlantic City, NJ Lenny Boyd
20 January 1990
Thunder in the Dome Indianapolis, IN Mike Streicher
20 January 1993
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Brooke Tatnell
20 January 1996
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Garry Brazier
20 January 1996
Thunder in the Dome Indianapolis, IN Michael Lang 100
20 January 2001
World Series Sprintcars Granville, NSW, Australia Skip Jackson
20 January 2002
Orange Blossom 100 New Smyrna Beach, FL Travis Kittleson 100
20 January 2005
Early Thaw Series Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Ken Schrader
20 January 2007
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Brad Looney
20 January 2008
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ John L. Anderson 50
20 January 2012
Wild West Shootout presented by Total Seal Piston Rings Tucson, AZ Billy Moyer 30
20 January 2013
Winter Extreme
CDM Super Late Model Series Presented by Indy Screen Print
Tucson, AZ Shane Clanton 50
20 January 2017
USA Late Model Invasion Tour Collie, WAU, Australia Steve Francis
20 January 2018
BNT V8s Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Andre Heimgartner 12
20 January 2018
F4 United Arab Emirates Championship powered by Abarth Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Olli Caldwell 26
20 January 2018
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Jack Milligan
20 January 2018
BG Products Southern Sprintcar Shootout Series Punta Gorda, FL Troy DeCaire
20 January 2018
Di Candilo Steel City USA Invasion Tour Albany, WAU, Australia Tyler Erb
20 January 2018
F4 United Arab Emirates Championship powered by Abarth Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Charles Weerts 22
20 January 2018
MJS Street Stock Series Virginia, SA, Australia Anthony Beare
20 January 2018
Formula 500's Western Australia Slims Tyre Service West Coast Series Moora, WAU, Australia Ryan Higgs
20 January 2018
NSW Late Models Granville, NSW, Australia Clayton Pyne
20 January 2018
F4 United Arab Emirates Championship powered by Abarth Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Lucas Petersson 26
20 January 2018
GWN7 WA Modified Sedan Series Albany, WAU, Australia Bill Penn
20 January 2018
Stan Burrow Stampede Archerfield, QLD, Australia Nathan Smee
20 January 2018
TCR Middle East Series Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Giacomo Altoe
20 January 2018
Marion Edwards Memorial New Smyrna Beach, FL Jeff Choquette
20 January 2018
TCR Middle East Series Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Luca Engstler
20 January 2019
F3 Asian Championship Winter Series Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia Yifei Ye
20 January 2019
BNT V8s Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Jack Smith 16
20 January 2019
Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Allansford, VIC, Australia Robbie Farr
20 January 2019
BNT V8s Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Nick Ross 20
20 January 2019
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Jaden Ransley
20 January 2019
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Jaden Ransley
20 January 2019
F3 Asian Championship Winter Series Sepang, Selangor, Malaysia Rinus VeeKay
20 January 2019
Western Australia Junior Sedan Title Albany, WAU, Australia Blake Iwanow
20 January 2021
Modified Winternationals
DIRTcar UMP Modified Florida Speedweeks
Gibsonton, FL Kevin Adams 30
20 January 2021
Presidents Cup Lara, VIC, Australia James McFadden 25
20 January 2021
Street Stock Winternationals Gibsonton, FL Tim Gay
DRIVERS BORN ON January 20
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Alex Mueller Rees, Germany January 20, 1979
Bob Herring Denver, CO January 20, 1939 March 15, 2002
Bobby Hodges Carson City, NV January 20, 1990
Brandon Schilling Sierra Vista, AZ January 20, 1981
Brian McGowen Pittsburg, KS January 20, 1978
Bruce Qvale San Francisco, CA January 20, 1958
Caleb Bacon Mooresville, NC January 20, 2005
Chase Oliver Crossville, AL January 20, 1992
Chris DeRitis Philadelphia, PA January 20, 1988
Chris Whitehead Vernon, NY January 20, 1965
Chuck Walls, Jr. Piedmont, SC January 20, 1975
Colton Hardy Phoenix, AZ January 20, 1997
Connor Mosack Charlotte, NC January 20, 1999
D.J. Troutman Hyndman, PA January 20, 1982 August 12, 2021
Danny Sheridan Santa Maria, CA January 20, 1975
Darrell Sickles Glendale, AZ January 20, 1958
David Gaines Goldston, NC January 20, 1963 May 16, 1990
David Kalb, Jr. Aurora, OH January 20, 2002
David Seldon , January 20, 1947
Dean Kuhn Oceanside, CA January 20, 1966
Dicky Williamson Savannah, GA January 20, 1963
Fireball Roberts Daytona Beach, FL January 20, 1929 July 2, 1964
Gary Wilson Bowling Green, MO January 20, 1952 July 25, 2016
George Gallup Oneonta, NY January 20, 1921 May 26, 2001
Giorgio Bassi Milan, Italy January 20, 1934
Greg Bennett Monroe, WA January 20, 1969
Jack Doohan Gold Coast, QLD January 20, 2003
Jackie Ward Surfside Beach, SC January 20, 1961 November 10, 2017
Jeff Wood Wichita, KS January 20, 1957
Jeff Wood Wichita, KS January 20, 1957
Joey Fabozzi Norco, CA January 20, 1990
John DeMoss Bloomington, IN January 20, 1977
Jolyon Palmer Horsham, England January 20, 1991
Jonas Fors Stockholm, Sweden January 20, 1993
Josh Hodges Tijeras, NM January 20, 1995
Kenny Brightbill Sinking Springs, PA January 20, 1948
Mark Dilley Barrie, ON January 20, 1969
Matt Hitchcock Stony Point, NY January 20, 1986
Matt Jester Milford, DE January 20, 1985
Mike Riley South Daytona, FL January 20, 1957
Norberto Fontana Arrecifes, Argentina January 20, 1975
Otto Perreira Riverbank, CA January 20, 2008
Patrick Verwys West Chester, PA January 20, 1980
Paul Briggs Kennedy, NY January 20, 1959 March 19, 2020
Preston Henn Fort Lauderdale, FL January 20, 1931
Ralph Jones Upton, KY January 20, 1944
Randy Fox Lehigh Acres, FL January 20, 1955 October 7, 2015
Randy Nelson El Cajon, CA January 20, 1979
Randy Ritter Franklin, TN January 20, 1947
Ray Ciccarelli Ellicott City, MD January 20, 1970
Rick Kluth Brockport, NY January 20, 1974
Robin McCall San Antonio, TX January 20, 1964
Rory Jordan Victoria, TX January 20, 1965
Scott Maxwell Toronto, ON January 20, 1964
T.J. Herrell Wichita Falls, TX January 20, 1974
Thomas Scott Mebane, NC January 20, 1990
Tom Kubicka, II Juniata, NE January 20, 1965
Tommy Pecaro Janesville, WI January 20, 1973