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Auto Racers in History (Part 7)

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Birthdays 601 - 700 of 767

  • 1980-04-10 Kasey Kahne, American race-car driver, born in Enumclaw, Washington
  • 1980-04-27 Ananda Mikola, Indonesian racing driver, born in Jakarta
  • 1980-05-09 Tony Schmidt, German racing driver
  • 1980-06-13 Markus Winkelhock, German racing driver
  • 1980-06-24 Andrew Jones, Australian racing driver
  • 1980-06-29 Martin Truex Jr, American auto racer (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion 2017), born in Mayetta, New Jersey
  • 1980-07-10 Adam Petty, American race car driver (d. 2000)
  • 1980-07-19 Giorgio Mondini, Italian racing driver
  • 1980-07-22 Scott Dixon, New Zealand auto racer (IndyCar Drivers' champion 2003, 08, 13, 15, 18), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1980-07-25 Toni Vilander, Finnish racing driver, born in Kankaanpää, Finland
  • 1980-07-27 Jessi Combs, American auto racer, television personality (women’s land speed class record [4 wheels] 2013, 16), born in Rockerville, South Dakota (d. 2019)
  • 1980-08-18 Rob Nguyen, Australian racing driver, born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1980-08-21 Paul Menard, American NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Driver, born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • 1980-08-21 Burney Lamar, American race car driver, born in West Sacramento, California
  • 1980-09-02 Hiroki Yoshimoto, Japanese racing driver
  • 1980-09-11 Antônio Pizzonia, Brazilian race car driver, born in Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
  • 1980-09-21 Tomas Scheckter, South African racing driver
  • 1980-09-24 Dean Canto, Australian racing driver (Supercars), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1980-09-26 Patrick Friesacher, Austrian race car driver, born in Wolfsberg, Austria
  • 1980-10-04 Sarah Fisher, American auto racer and team owner (first woman to claim a pole position in a major American open-wheel race, IRL 2002), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1980-10-17 Alessandro Piccolo, Italian racing driver
  • 1980-11-05 Jaime Camara, Brazilian racing driver, born in Goiânia, Brazil
  • 1980-11-18 François Duval, Belgian rally driver
  • 1980-11-18 Denny Hamlin, American auto racer (Daytona 500 2016, 19, 20), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1980-12-17 Ryan Hunter-Reay, American race car driver
  • 1981-01-01 Zsolt Baumgartner, Hungarian auto racer (German Formula Renault C'ship 1999), born in Debrecen, Hungary
  • 1981-01-03 Chris Blais, American off-road racing rider (Motorcycle San Felipe 250 2005; Dakar Rally 2007 3rd overall), born in Apple Valley, California
  • 1981-01-30 Mathias Lauda, Austrian racing driver, born in Salzburg, Austria
  • 1981-02-01 Rob Austin, British auto racer (British GT Championship - GT4 runner-up 2008), born in Evesham, England
  • 1981-02-09 Joël Camathias, Swiss racing driver
  • 1981-02-16 Jay Howard, British racing driver
  • 1981-02-26 Kertus Davis, American auto racer (competition director NASCAR team JD Motorsports), born in Gaffney, South Carolina
  • 1981-03-01 Will Power, Australian auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2018), born in Toowoomba, Queensland
  • 1981-03-23 Erin Crocker, American NASCAR driver
  • 1981-04-25 Felipe Massa, Brazilian Formula One racing driver (11 wins), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1981-05-20 Mark Winterbottom, Australian racing driver
  • 1981-05-30 Gianmaria Bruni, Italian racing driver
  • 1981-06-08 Matteo Meneghello, Italian racing driver
  • 1981-06-29 Nicolás Vuyovich, Argentine racing driver, born in Orán, Province of Salta, Argentina (d. 2005)
  • 1981-06-30 Can Artam, Turkish racing driver, born in Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1981-07-29 Fernando Alonso, Spanish auto racer (World Formula 1 Drivers Champion 2005-06; 24 Hours of Le Mans 2018-19; FIA World Endurance C'ship 2018-19), born in Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
  • 1981-08-28 Raphael Matos, Brazilian racing driver, born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • 1981-09-23 Robert Doornbos, Dutch race car driver
  • 1981-09-24 Ryan Briscoe, Australian America racing driver, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1981-10-19 Heikki Kovalainen, Finnish race car driver
  • 1981-10-22 Olivier Pla, French racing driver
  • 1981-10-23 Jeroen Bleekemolen, Dutch racing driver
  • 1981-11-03 Sten Pentus, Estonian auto racer (Formula Baltic 2000), born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • 1981-11-14 Tom Ferrier, British racing driver
  • 1982-01-07 Ianina Zanazzi, Argentine racing driver, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1982-02-03 Alan Gurr, Australian V8 Supercar driver
  • 1982-02-21 Bernhard Auinger, Austrian racing driver, born in Salzburg, Austria
  • 1982-03-04 Mariano Altuna, Argentine racing driver
  • 1982-03-08 Nicolas Armindo, race car driver
  • 1982-03-10 Timo Glock, German racing car driver
  • 1982-03-18 Timo Glock German Formula 1 driver
  • 1982-03-21 Colin Turkington, British racing driver
  • 1982-03-25 Danica Patrick, American auto racer (1st woman to win an IndyCar Series race), born in Beloit, Wisconsin
  • 1982-04-05 Alexandre Prémat, French racing driver, born in Juvisy-sur-Orge, Essonne, France
  • 1982-06-12 Loïc Duval, French racing driver (Audi Sport), born in Chartres, France
  • 1982-06-14 Jamie Green, British racing driver
  • 1982-07-09 Sakon Yamamoto, Japanese race-car driver
  • 1982-07-24 Thiago Medeiros, Brazilian racing driver
  • 1982-08-30 Will Davison, Australian racing driver (Bathurst 100 2009, 2016), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1982-08-31 Michele Rugolo, Italian racing driver
  • 1982-09-01 Paul Dumbrell, Australian auto racer (V8 Supercar Series 2002, 14; Bathurst 1000 2012), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1982-09-21 Eduardo Azevedo, Brazilian racing driver
  • 1982-10-10 Hideki Mutoh, Japanese racing driver, born in Tokyo
  • 1982-10-24 Mohamed Fairuz Fauzy, Malaysian racing driver, born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 1982-10-26 Adam Carroll, Northern Irish racing driver, born in Portadown, Northern Ireland
  • 1982-11-29 Ashley Force, American race car driver, born in Yorba Linda, California
  • 1982-12-04 Ho-Pin Tung, Dutch-Chinese auto racer (FIA World Endurance C'ship 2017, 18-19, 19-20 runner-up), born in Velp, Netherlands
  • 1982-12-11 Pablo Pérez Companc, Argentine racing driver, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1982-12-13 Tuka Rocha, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1982-12-15 Borja García, Spanish racing driver
  • 1983-01-10 Danilo Dirani, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1983-01-11 Adrian Sutil, German racing driver, born in Starnberg, Germany
  • 1983-01-17 Rick Kelly, Australian racing driver, born in Mildura, Australia
  • 1983-01-24 Scott Speed, American race car driver, born in Manteca, California
  • 1983-02-06 Jamie Whincup, Australian racing driver, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1983-02-07 Christian Klien, Austrian racing driver
  • 1983-04-11 Nicky Pastorelli, Dutch racing driver (Euro Formula 3000), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • 1983-04-26 José María López, Argentine racing driver (2014–2016 World Touring Car Champion), born in Río Tercero, Argentina
  • 1983-06-13 Matt Allison, British racing driver
  • 1983-07-08 Jaroslav Janiš, Czech racing car driver
  • 1983-07-15 Nelson Merlo, Brazilian racing driver
  • 1983-08-19 Mike Conway, British auto racer (FIA World Endurance C'ship 2019-20; British Formula 3 C'ship 2006), born in London, England
  • 1983-08-25 James Rossiter, British racing driver
  • 1983-08-26 Félix Porteiro, Spanish racing driver, born in Castellón, Spain
  • 1983-09-03 Augusto Farfus, Brazilian racing driver, born in Curitiba, Brazil
  • 1983-10-09 Andreas Zuber, Austrian racing driver, born in Judenburg, Austria
  • 1983-10-24 Brian Vickers, American race car driver, born in Thomasville, North Carolina
  • 1983-10-29 Jason Tahincioglu, Turkish racing driver
  • 1983-12-08 Neel Jani, Swiss racing driver, born in Rorschach, Switzerland
  • 1984-01-19 Karun Chandhok, Indian racing driver, born in Chennai, India
  • 1984-02-12 Brad Keselowski, NASCAR Nationwide Series Driver, born in Rochester Hills, Michigan
  • 1984-02-24 Clivio Piccione, Monegasque racing driver
  • 1984-03-20 Markus Niemelä, Finnish racing driver
  • 1984-03-21 Franck Perera, Montpellier France, racing car driver
  • 1984-05-15 Sérgio Jimenez, Brazilian racing driver

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