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Third time is the charm for Opening Night, April 21

Watsonville, CA – After two rainouts to begin the season, clearer skies and mild temperatures are thankfully forecasted for this week.  As well as 4 other divisions, the fan-favorite “Police in Pursuit” will make their first of six appearances in 2017 this Friday.  Last year, approximately 15 teams raised over $40,000 for Special Olympics.  Nearly 20 teams from agencies [...]

Opening Night, Take #2 set for this Friday, April 14

Watsonville, CA – After a sensational 2016 season, the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo fires off for the first time in 2017 this Friday night, April 14th, after rain forced the cancellation of last week’s race.  Last year saw Stockton’s Brad Furr pick up his 2nd Ocean Sprints title of his career, holding off 2016 Rookie of the [...]

Races Cancelled April 7th

Races are cancelled for April 7th.  There is just too much rain in the forecast to try and run Friday.  Plus the pits are already saturated.  See everyone April 14th!  Ocean Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Mods, American Stocks, and 4-Bangers are scheduled.  Pits open at 2pm and Grandstands open at 4:30pm.  Pits open at 2pm, and pit passes [...]

Ron Lingron Named Voice of Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Aptos, CA)- An offseason of change in northern California has made its way to Ocean Speedway on the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds. Prentice Motorsports Group is pleased to announce that in 2017 longtime announcer at Petaluma Speedway, Ron Lingron, will be the voice of the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo.   “We are extremely excited to have Ron [...]

Sanders & Bernal stage an instant classic at the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo finale on Friday

Justin Sanders narrowly beats out Ryan Bernal to win a thrilling Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo finale on Friday/ Brad Furr wraps up 2nd title By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – September 23, 2016…Watsonville’s Justin Sanders & Hollister’s Ryan Bernal waged an epic duel on Friday night to help finish off the 2016 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo season. [...]

Brad Furr looks to secure 2nd career Ocean Sprints title on Friday at Ocean Speedway

Championship night on tap for the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo this Friday at the Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – September 19, 2016…What started back in April will officially come to a close this Friday night September 23, with the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo set for their 2016 season finale at Watsonville’s Ocean Speedway. The event [...]

Season winding down for Ocean Sprints with penultimate round on tap Friday

Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo set for penultimate race of the season this Friday night at Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – August 22, 2016…After coming off a thrilling Johnny Key Classic last week the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo are set for the penultimate event of the 2016 season this Friday August 26. Fresh off his big [...]