Dale Jarrett... Born ... He is the 1999 NASCAR Winston Cup Champion and the son of two-time NASCAR Grand National Champion Ned Jarrett. He is the younger brother of Glenn Jarrett, a former NASCAR driver himself and pit commentator. He is also the father of former Busch Series racer Jason Jarrett.
Tony Bettenhausen won the Turkey Night Grand Prix 150 USAC Midget race over Rodger Ward, Danny Oakes, Johnnie Parsons and Tommy Copp at the Gardena Stadium, Gardena, CA. (Click here for the race report.)
Dan Gurney won the Rex Mays 300 USAC Indy Car race on the 2.6-mile Riverside International Raceway road course, Riverside, CA. Bobby Unser was second followed by Mario Andretti, Lloyd Ruby and Roger McCluskey.
Ron Shuman won the 100-lap Turkey Night Grand Prix USAC Midget race over Sleepy Tripp, Kevin Olson, Rickey Hood and Mario Bringetto at the Ascot Park Speedway, Gardena, CA. (Click here for the race report.)