January 22 History
RACES HELD ON January 22
Date Series Track Winner Laps
22 January 1955
NASCAR Modified National Championship Hallandale, FL Bobby Johns
22 January 1956
NASCAR Grand National
NASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series
Phoenix, AZ Buck Baker 150
22 January 1967
USAC National Midget Car Series Cincinatti, OH Bob Hare
22 January 1972
NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Riverside, CA Hershel McGriff 77
22 January 1978
NASCAR Winston Cup Series
NASCAR Winston West Series
Riverside, CA Cale Yarborough 119
22 January 1983
Copper World Classic Phoenix, AZ Jim Thirkettle 50
22 January 1984
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Rich Vogler 100
22 January 1989
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Tom Bigelow
22 January 1995
NASCAR Winston West Series
Winter Heat
Tucson, AZ Bill Sedgwick 200
22 January 1995
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Stan Massey 50
22 January 2000
Badger Midget Auto Racing Association Milwaukee, WI Aaron Fiscus
22 January 2005
Gamblers Classic Atlantic City, NJ Jeff Heotzler
22 January 2005
Early Thaw Series Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Steve Francis 50
22 January 2006
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Jack Sullivan
22 January 2006
NASCAR AutoZone West Series Phoenix, AZ Ken Schrader 125
22 January 2006
USAC National Midget Series
USAC Western Midget Car Series
Phoenix, AZ Dave Steele 25
22 January 2006
USAC Silver Crown Series Phoenix, AZ Dave Steele 50
22 January 2006
NASCAR AutoZone Elite Division, Southwest Series Phoenix, AZ Matt Crafton 85
22 January 2011
Gene Price Motorsports Late Model River Series Lake Havasu City, AZ Robert D'Ambra 50
22 January 2012
Wild West Shootout presented by Total Seal Piston Rings Tucson, AZ Morgan Bagley 50
22 January 2016
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Kihikihi, Waikato, New Zealand Terry Corin 20
22 January 2016
Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Preliminary Allansford, VIC, Australia James McFadden 30
22 January 2017
New Zealand V8 Ute Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Paul Manuell 12
22 January 2017
New Zealand V8 Ute Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Richard Moore 10
22 January 2017
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Jack Milligan 10
22 January 2017
New Zealand Toyota 86 Racing Series Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand Ryan Yardley 15
DRIVERS BORN ON January 22
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Artie Pedersen, Jr. Center Moriches, NY January 22, 1964
Ashton Lewis, Jr. Chesapeake, VA January 22, 1972
Ashton Winger Senoia, GA January 22, 2000
Ben Hanley Manchester, Greater Manchester, England January 22, 1985
Bob Pronger Blue Island, IL January 22, 1922 June 17, 1971
Brian Stocker Bryant, IN January 22, 1967
Cameron McConville Melbourne, VIC January 22, 1974
Chub Frank Bear Lake, PA January 22, 1962
Dan Rhodes Rainier, WA January 22, 1985
Dave Jackson Loveland, OH January 22, 1958
Evan Swilling Cohutta, GA January 22, 1992
Felipe Giaffone Sao Paulo, Brazil January 22, 1975
Grant Enfinger Fairhope, AL January 22, 1985
Jason Holehouse Toronto, ON January 22, 1965
Jeff McClure Harrisburg, NC January 22, 1967
Jim Crabtree, Jr. Muncie, IN January 22, 1972
Joey Miller Lakeville, MN January 22, 1985
Johnny James Clemmons, NC January 22, 1948
Jonathan Logan Hanford, CA January 22, 1986
Mike Duncan Bakersfield, CA January 22, 1962
Randy Korte Highland, IL January 22, 1965
Ray Clark Tucson, AZ January 22, 1922 August 24, 1958
Red Ortwein San Lorenzo, CA January 22, 1925 June 14, 1982
Robby Lyons Seminole, FL January 22, 1989
Ryan Arbuthnot Renfrew, ON January 22, 1986
Tracy Ashworth Norfolk, VA January 22, 1966