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60th Annual Johnny Key Classic Set for Saturday; Grandstands Remain Closed

Watsonville, CA – In what has been a bizarre year for race tracks all across the country, one of the few senses of normalcy comes from marquee events finding a way to still take place.  The 60th Annual Johnny Key Classic is no different.  Held in August at the Ocean Speedway for numerous years since reviving it from the [...]

JUSTIN SANDERS BECOMES FIRST REPEAT WINNER OF 2020 OCEAN SPRINTS SEASON

WATSONVILLE, CALIF. (August 14, 2020) – 2015 Ocean Sprints champion Justin Sanders of Aromas, Calif. became the first repeat winner through seven rounds of the series presented by Taco Bravo, winning on Friday at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville. Sanders’ win gives him momentum as he looks to defend his Johnny Key Classic title in next Saturday’s 60th running of [...]

Friday, August 14 Event Schedule

Ready for some Friday Night Lights at the Dirt Track by the Ocean??? No FANS in the GRANDSTANDS FACE MASK ARE REQUIRED #oceanspeedway #360sprintcars #imcamodifieds #imcasportmods #hobbystocks #fourbangers #nofansinthegrandstands #facemaskrequired #dirttrackbytheocean #fridaynightfun #fridaynightlights Nightly-Schedule-8-14-2020-1

JUSTIN SANDERS BECOMES SIXTH WINNER OF 2020 OCEAN SPRINTS SEASON

WATSONVILLE, CALIF. (August 7, 2020) – 2015 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo champion Justin Sanders of Aromas, Calif. lifted the series to its sixth different winner in as many races by taking Friday night’s victory. The win led a six division program at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds. “It’s about time. We haven’t been here for very many races [...]

Friday August 7, 2020 Event Schedule

Friday Night Race Lights at Ocean Speedway Event schedule for Friday August 7   Friendly reminders NO FANS IN GRANDSTANDS!!   FACEMASK ARE REQUIRED AND YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE IF YOU ARE NOT WEARING ON. Sorry but this is a rule we have to live with if you want to continue to race at Ocean Speedway.   #letsgoracing #facemaskrequired #oceanspeedeay #dirttrackbytheocean [...]

MITCHELL FACCINTO BREAKS THROUGH FOR OCEAN SPRINTS VICTORY

WATSONVILLE, CALIF. (July 24, 2020) – Mitchell Faccinto of Hanford became the fifth winner of the 2020 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo season on Friday night, sliding past two-time champion Shane Golobic for his first series victory. The series has yet to have a repeat winner since its June start at the quarter-mile dirt oval at the Santa [...]

Friday – July 24, 2020 Schedule of Events

Nightly-Schedule-7-24-2020 Friday Night Fun is back in action… Time to go racing again. #oceanspeedway #fridaynightlights #360sprints #imcasportmods #policenpursit #southbaydwarfcars #supportyourlocaldirttrack #letsgoracing

HIRST WINS HIS THIRD HK CLASSIC WITH SATURDAY’S VICTORY AT OCEAN SPEEDWAY

WATSONVILLE, Calif. (July 18, 2020) – Sacramento’s Kyle Hirst became the first three-time winner of the Howard Kaeding Classic, winning the tenth running on Saturday for the NARC King of the West 410 Sprint Cars at Ocean Speedway. The victory at Watsonville saw Hirst lead all 30 laps on the box score, but the win was anything but easy [...]

NETTO BECOMES FOURTH TACO BRAVO SPRINT CAR WINNER OF 2020 WITH HK CLASSIC WIN

WATSONVILLE, Calif. (July 17, 2020) – Hanford’s DJ Netto became the fourth different winner of the 2020 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo, winning Friday’s opening night for the tenth Howard Kaeding Classic at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville. Netto – the 2019 King of the West champion – will now set his sights on night two with a $5,000 [...]