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January 6 History
RACES HELD ON January 6
Date Series Track Winner Laps
6 January 1956
NASCAR Modified National Championship Miami, FL Red Farmer 30
6 January 1957
USAC Indoor Midget Series Fort Wayne, IN Gene Hartley
6 January 1961
Greater Miami Racing Association Miami, FL Herbie Tillman 25
6 January 1963
California Racing Association Gardena, CA Clay Robbins
6 January 1974
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Steve Cannon
6 January 1980
USAC National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Terry Wente
6 January 1985
USAC Jolly Rancher Candies National Midget Car Series Fort Wayne, IN Rich Vogler 100
6 January 1990
World Series Sprintcars [[Wynn's Newcastle Speedway|]] Garry Rush
6 January 1990
Red Eye 100 New Smyrna Beach, FL Bruce Lawrence 100
6 January 1990
USAC National Midget Series Chicago, IL Russ Gamester
6 January 1994
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Page Jones
6 January 1996
Red Eye 100 New Smyrna Beach, FL David Russell 100
6 January 1999
World Series Sprintcars [[Wynn's Newcastle Speedway|]] Skip Jackson 30
6 January 2000
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Dave Darland 25
6 January 2001
Tulsa Shootout - Winged Outlaw Division Tulsa, OK Robert Richardson
6 January 2001
Tulsa Shootout - Restricted A-Class Division Tulsa, OK Jonathan Beason
6 January 2001
World Series Sprintcars Granville, NSW, Australia Brooke Tatnell
6 January 2001
Tulsa Shootout - Winged A-Class Division Tulsa, OK Shawn Wicker
6 January 2001
Tulsa Shootout - Stock Non-Wing Division Tulsa, OK Ryan Ratliff
6 January 2001
Red Eye 100 New Smyrna Beach, FL David Rogers 100
6 January 2001
Tulsa Shootout - Junior Sprint Division Tulsa, OK Jordan Burnett
6 January 2004
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Shane Stewart
6 January 2005
Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier Tulsa, OK Tracy Hines 25
6 January 2008
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Bobby Mayse 50
6 January 2008
NeSmith Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Touring Series Eastaboga, AL Royce Bray 40
6 January 2012
UltraTune Morley USA Invasion Tour
R2C Competition Filters Pro Dirt Series
Collie, WAU, Australia Steve Francis 30
6 January 2013
Wild West Shootout Eleven Mile Corner, AZ Don Shaw 30
6 January 2013
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Ross Martin 50
6 January 2014
Hedman Hedders National Late Model Series Waycross, GA Mark Whitener 40
6 January 2015
Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown Somerton, AZ Steve Kinser 30
6 January 2016
Winter Heat Sprint Car Showdown Somerton, AZ Shane Stewart 30
6 January 2016
SSCAR Burger King Pro Dirt Super Saloon Series Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Chris Cowling 25
6 January 2017
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Lachlan McHugh 20
6 January 2017
Mainline DynoLog Dynamometers All Star Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Mark Caruso 26
6 January 2017
F4 South East Asia Championship Buriram, Thailand Danial Frost
6 January 2017
F4 South East Asia Championship Buriram, Thailand Faine Kahia
6 January 2018
IMSA Prototype Challenge presented by Mazda Daytona Beach, FL Roman De Angelis 57
6 January 2018
World Series Sprintcars Archerfield, QLD, Australia Donny Schatz 50
6 January 2018
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Allentown, PA Scott Kreutter
6 January 2018
Formula 500 Speedweek Heathmere, VIC, Australia Frank Galusha 20
6 January 2018
Red Eye 100 New Smyrna Beach, FL Jeff Choquette 100
6 January 2018
VWS Summer Slam Series Mount Gambier, SA, Australia Dayn Bentvelzen 25
6 January 2018
Indoor Auto Racing Championship Fueled By VP Racing Slingshots Allentown, PA Danny Buccafusca
6 January 2018
AHG Sprintcar Series Bunbury, WAU, Australia Jamie Maiolo 30
6 January 2018
United Truck Parts International Midget Series Western Springs, Auckland, New Zealand Kyle Larson 39
6 January 2018
Diamond Air Conditioning Speedcar Super Series Mount Gambier, SA, Australia Travis Mills 30
6 January 2018
Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts Queen Creek, AZ Ricky Weiss 40
6 January 2018
VMPA Tritech Lubricant Modified Sedan Series Mildura, VIC, Australia Kye Walters 30
6 January 2019
Mid-Atlantic Street Stock Championship Series Challenger AR Division Dillon, SC Mike Ganoe 50
6 January 2019
Durrence Layne Chevrolet Dirt Late Model Series Winter Shootout Eastaboga, AL Jimmy Elliott 50
6 January 2019
Victorian Speedcar Drivers Association
Victorian Speedcar Title
Allansford, VIC, Australia Travis Mills 30
6 January 2019
Carolina Mini Stock Challenge Dillon, SC A.J. Sanders
6 January 2019
Ice Bowl Eastaboga, AL Michael Page 50
6 January 2019
Kajun Mini Stock Association Eastaboga, AL J.J. Garrett 25
6 January 2019
New Years BASH Dillon, SC Gary Ledbetter
6 January 2021
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance SportMod Division Somerton, AZ Tanner Black
6 January 2021
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Hobby Stock Division Somerton, AZ Erick Knutsen
6 January 2021
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Stock Car Division Somerton, AZ Andy Altenburg
6 January 2021
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Sport Compact Division Somerton, AZ Andy Altenburg
6 January 2021
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Modified Division Somerton, AZ Tanner Black
6 January 2021
New Zealand SuperStock Championship Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Asher Rees
6 January 2022
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance SportMod Division Somerton, AZ Chase Alves
6 January 2022
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Sport Compact Division Somerton, AZ Kevin Reuter
6 January 2022
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Stock Car Division Somerton, AZ Jim Horejsi
6 January 2022
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Modified Division Somerton, AZ Ethan Dotson
6 January 2022
IMCA.tv Winter Nationals presented by Yuma Insurance Hobby Stock Division Somerton, AZ Bobby Horton
DRIVERS BORN ON January 6
Driver Hometown Date of Birth Date of Death
Alton Palmer Howes Cave, NY January 6, 1957
Andre Castro Chicago, IL January 6, 1999
B.A. Wilson Bonham, TX January 6, 1971
Beau Kellogg Evergreen, CO January 6, 1972
Blake Cejner Ormond Beach, FL January 6, 1994
Bob Bryant Ocean Spings, MS January 6, 1988
Chase Majdic Redding, CA January 6, 1998
Dan Wiesner Geneva, NY January 6, 1981
David Thorndyke Oshawa, ON January 6, 1957
Dick Rathmann Los Angeles, CA January 6, 1924 February 1, 2000
Doug Boyer San Luis Obispo, CA January 6, 1967
Duncan Molesworth Allentown, NJ January 6, 1990
George Altheide Morristown, TN January 6, 1933
Jacob Vanoskey Hartford, WI January 6, 1988
Jean-Pierre Frey Baselgia, Switzerland January 6, 1955
Jeff Swindell Bartlett, TN January 6, 1961
Jenae Gustin Marshalltown, IA January 6, 1995
Jeremy Sorel Westfield, MA January 6, 1991
Jonathan Cornell Sedalia, MO January 6, 1988
Kyle Ivey Nashville, TN January 6, 1993
Larry Brazil Tampa, FL January 6, 1932 July 3, 2011
Matt Scott Pine Grove, CA January 6, 1992
Michael Wray Northford, CT January 6, 1993
Mike Chambers Timberlake, NC January 6, 1978
Mike Hamby Raleigh, NC January 6, 1947
Mike Johnson Martinsville, IN January 6, 1935
Nathan Byrd Litchfield Park, AZ January 6, 2000
Pat Flaherty Chicago, IL January 6, 1926 April 9, 2002
Paul Jones , January 6, 1945
Robert Turner Burlington, NC January 6, 1963
Ronald Hill Rougemont, NC January 6, 1967
Steve Anderson Grand Forks, ND January 6, 1965
Steve Coulter Wilton, NSW January 6, 1961
Tiffany Daniels Smithfield, VA January 6, 1985
Todd Ceravolo Gales Ferry, CT January 6, 1964
Tom Christoff Willowdale, ON January 6, 1954
Tony Anderson Hickory, NC January 6, 1952