January 5 History
RACES HELD ON January 5
Date Series Track Winner Laps
5 January 1947
California Roadster Association Saugus, CA Fred Ryness
5 January 1969
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Bob Hauck
5 January 1974
Orange Blossom 100 West Palm Beach, FL Jim Crowe 100
5 January 1975
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Gary Bettenhausen
5 January 1985
Badger Midget Auto Racing Association St. Paul, MN Pat Sholtis
5 January 1991
USAC Copenhagen-Skoal National Midget Series Rosemont, IL Michael Lang
5 January 1997
NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour Tucson, AZ M.K. Kanke 150
5 January 2002
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Justin Drawdy 100
5 January 2005
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Josh Ford 25
5 January 2013
Hangover Seymour, TN Josh Collins 40
5 January 2013
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Stephen Nasse 100
5 January 2013
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Tim Fuller 30
5 January 2014
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL William Thomas 50
5 January 2018
VWS Summer Slam Series Hamilton, VIC, Australia Daniel Storer 20
5 January 2018
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Allentown, PA Justin Bonsignore
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Junior Sprint Division Tulsa, OK Austin Wood
5 January 2019
VWS Summer Slam Series Hamilton, VIC, Australia Jordan Abbott 30
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Non-Wing Outlaw Division Tulsa, OK Zeb Wise
5 January 2019
Red Eye 100 Samsula, FL Ryan Moore 50
5 January 2019
V6 Sprints Murray Bridge, SA, Australia Nick Hall 15
5 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Modifieds Queen Creek, AZ Casey Arneson 25
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Restricted A-Class Division Tulsa, OK Shawn Mahaffey
5 January 2019
Queensland Junior Sedan Title Mothar Mountain, QLD, Australia Ardie Jonic 20
5 January 2019
SSRC Super Sedan Summer Series Albany, WAU, Australia Gary Higgs 20
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Winged Outlaw Division Tulsa, OK Ben Worth
5 January 2019
New Zealand SuperStock Championship Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand Jason Long 45
5 January 2019
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Donny Schatz 50
5 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts X-Mods Queen Creek, AZ Cole Searing 20
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Xcel 600cc Modified Division Tulsa, OK Blake Hahn
5 January 2019
United Truck Parts International Midget Series Western Springs, Auckland Region, New Zealand Christopher Bell 50
5 January 2019
Formula 500 Speedweek Heathmere, VIC, Australia Dion Bellman 20
5 January 2019
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Slingshots Allentown, PA Jared Silfee 20
5 January 2019
Ian Boettcher Race Parts Super Series
Wingless Sprints Queensland Club Championship
Archerfield, QLD, Australia Robert Mazzer 20
5 January 2019
Late Model Racing Tasmania New Norfolk, TAS, Australia Brad Smith 20
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Stock Non-Wing Division Tulsa, OK Kyle Spencer
5 January 2019
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Bobby Pierce 40
5 January 2019
The Gourmet Chef Late Model Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Jason Robinson 10
5 January 2019
IMSA Prototype Challenge Daytona Beach, FL Neil Alberico, Leo Lamelas 93
5 January 2019
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Allentown, PA Ryan Flores 40
5 January 2019
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Daniel Evans 30
5 January 2019
Street Stock Banjos Bakery Series New Norfolk, TAS, Australia Dale Riley, Jr. 13
5 January 2019
Tulsa Shootout - Winged A-Class Division Tulsa, OK Jake Hagopian
5 January 2019
Red Eye PLM Samsula, FL Mike Skinner 50
5 January 2019
VMPA Tritech Lubricant Modified Sedan Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Kye Walters 30
5 January 2019
Dirts 4 Racing Street Stock Touring Series Zuber, FL Jason Garver 49
DRIVERS BORN ON January 5
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
A.G. Rains West Memphis, AR January 5, 1974
Austin Hopper Seminole, FL January 5, 1989
Austin Murphy Lancaster, CA January 5, 1992
Billy Moyer, Jr. Batesville, AR January 5, 1988
Dan Shirley Saskatoon, SK January 5, 1964
Daniel Digiacomo Dana Point, CA January 5, 1979
Danny Williams Las Vegas, NV January 5, 1959
Dave Gentile Elwood, IL January 5, 1977
David Donohue Malvern, PA January 5, 1967
Davin Cravens Huntington Beach, CA January 5, 1979
Dexter Bean Westby, WI January 5, 1987
Don Beamis Chubbuck, ID January 5, 1959
Doug Yates Chapel Hill, NC January 5, 1925 March 7, 1996
Ed Spencer Nanticoke, PA January 5, 1929 April 3, 2014
Jason Basham Henryville, IN January 5, 1979
Jean Charles Battut N/A, France January 5, 1988
Jeff Lofquist Fergus Falls, MN January 5, 1963
John Ferrier Middletown, NY January 5, 1966
Johnny Pursley Clover, SC January 5, 1984
Josh Baltes Dayton, OH January 5, 1975
Larry Purkhiser Moore, SC January 5, 1958
Matt Lundberg Johnston, IA January 5, 1978
Nevin George Kunkeltown, PA January 5, 1982
Stefan Rzadzinski Edmonton, AB January 5, 1993
Tal Davidson Mooresville, NC January 5, 1999
Tony Mrakovich Elizabethtown, PA January 5, 1999
Troy Beebe Modesto, CA January 5, 1962