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Tommy Tarlton wins a thrilling opener with the Ocean Sprints on Friday

Two-time track champ Tommy Tarlton comes out on top of a thriller over Brent Kaeding & Shane Golobic during Ocean Sprints opener Friday By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – April 3, 2015…Tommy Tarlton, Brent Kaeding & Shane Golobic waged an epic battle for the lead over the final eight-laps on Friday night at Ocean Speedway, but in the end it was [...]

Ninth season opens for the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo this Friday April 3

Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo open up the 2015 season this Friday April 3 at Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – March 30, 2015…Always one of the most competitive weekly Sprint Car tracks in the Golden State, the Ocean Speedway in Watsonville is set to kick-off the season with the opening stanza for the Ocean Sprints presented by [...]

Nightly Awards to continue this season with the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo

Nightly awards to continue in 2015 with the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo at Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – March 25, 2015…The Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo are pleased to announce that the various nightly incentives, including the fast time award, hard luck award and hard charger award will continue during the 2015 racing season. Each of [...]

Royal Fan Pill Draw coming to select King of the West 410 Series events this year

Williams Roofing presents the ‘Royal Fan Pill Draw’ at Double Down Weekend events with the King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series in 2015 By Gary Thomas Fremont, CA – February 17, 2015…After debuting at various events last season in Northern California we are happy to announce that the “Royal Fan Pill Draw” presented by Williams Roofing is set to [...]

Andy Forsberg dominates Taco Bravo finale/ Shane Golobic becomes 2-time Ocean champion

Shane Golobic wraps up second Ocean Sprints title as Andy Forsberg puts in a masterful drive to win the Taco Bravo finale on Friday By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – October 12, 2014…For the second consecutive year it was traveling visitor Andy Forsberg from Auburn racing to victory on championship night with the Ocean Sprints on Friday at the Ocean Speedway. [...]

Golobic looks to wrap up Ocean Sprints title on championship night this Friday at Ocean Speedway

Championship finale on tap for the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo this Friday night at Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – October 6, 2014…What started back in April will officially come to end this Friday night October 10, with the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo geared up to cap the 2014 season in style at the Ocean [...]

7th annual Walt Branco Memorial on tap for Ocean Speedway this Friday

2014 WALT BRANCO MEMORIAL  By: Tony Karis karrace24@gmail.com  The seventh annual Walt Branco Memorial race for traditional non-wing sprint cars—the spec-sprint variety—takes place Friday night September 26th at Ocean Speedway.  From hardcore drag racer to hardcore dirt tracker, Walt Branco was introduced to sprint cars by his friend C.J. Stubbles in the early ‘90s. That’s 1990s not 1890s for the older [...]

2014 Pat Pettit Shootout Information

2014 Pat Pettit Shoot Out – night format 2014 Pat Pettit Shoot Out – Pit Stall Reservation Thursday – Kick-off Party (pit area will be open for Reserved spots only) Carmona’s BBQ from 6:00pm to 8:30pm 1040 East Lake Avenue Watsonville All drivers and Fans are invited to join to kick-off the race weekend Bring your polished cars and show them off Friday – Night # [...]

Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo heads for the start of two to go this Friday evening

Penultimate event of the season on tap for the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo this Friday night September 19 at Ocean Speedway By Gary Thomas Watsonville, CA – September 15, 2014…With the season winding down the Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo will return to the Ocean Speedway this Friday night for the penultimate race in the battle for the [...]

Rico Abreu charges from 16th to score 2nd straight Johnny Key Classic victory

Abreu Awesome In Second Johnny Key Classic Victory (PETERSEN MEDIA-Aptos, CA)- Continuing a masterful 2014 campaign, Rico Abreu became the eighth different winner in eight shows to date with the Civil War Series Presented By Flowmaster, as he electrified the crowd with a charge from 16th to win the 54th Johnny Key Classic Presented By Al’s Roofing Supply, his second [...]