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Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Round #2 set for Friday, May 5

Watsonville, CA – The 2017 Ocean Sprints season finally got underway last Friday, with Selma’s Cory Eliason grabbing the win aboard the Antaya Motorsports sprint car, after a late race pass on Sebastopol’s Geoff Ensign.  Tomorrow night is expected bring more of the same great racing, with many drivers looking to become the second different competitor to drive into [...]

Cory Eliason Uses Late Race Heroics To Claim Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo Season Opener

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Watsonville, CA)- Fans at Watsonville, California’s Ocean Speedway were rewarded for their patience on Friday night. Following two rain outs to open the 2017 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo season, the third time proved to be the charm on Friday night as Cory Eliason used a late race move to pick up the season opening event.   Geoff [...]

Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo season gets underway Friday, April 28

Watsonville, CA – Two rain outs and a scheduled off week pushed the season opener for the Ocean Sprints back farther than anticipated.  Some of the best talent on the West Coast is expected to compete Friday evening, with past champions Shane Golobic of Fremont, Watsonville’s Justin Sanders, and Stockton’s Brad Furr all expected.  One of the hottest drivers [...]

Bobby Hogge IV, Matt Hagio, and Matt Kile grab Opening Night wins

By Sean Stanish Watsonville, CA –  It certainly didn’t take long for Salinas’ Bobby Hogge IV to find victory lane for the first time in 2017.  After finishing fourth at the IMCA All Star Tour race in Merced the week before, last year’s track champion improved three positions to win the season opener for the IMCA Modifieds.  Hogge started back [...]

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 [...]