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59th Annual Johnny Key Classic Set for Saturday Night

Watsonville, CA – The 59th running of the Johnny Key Classic will take place this Saturday at Ocean Speedway.  The race featuring the Civil War vs. Ocean Sprints will have a $5,000 payday for the winner.  At last year’s event, Minden, Nevada’s Tanner Thorson took the checkered flag in the 50-lap affair after an exciting race with Visalia’s Cory [...]

Ocean Sprints Roar Back to Life This Friday at Round #12

Watsonville, CA – With a week off, the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo are back in action for the twelfth night racing this Friday.  Back on July 26th, Campbell’s Bud Kaeding won his fourth Ocean Sprints feature of the 2019 season over Stockton’s Brad Furr, who had his best run of the year.  Fresno’s Koen Shaw picked up [...]

Bobby Hogge IV Sweeps Mike Cecil Memorial Weekend, K. Johnson, Ahlwardt, Gallaher, N. Johnson Also Grab Big Wins

Watsonville, CA – Bobby Hogge IV of Salinas was able to sweep the weekend at the 22nd Annual Mike Cecil Memorial in the IMCA Modifieds.  On Friday, Chowchilla’s Alex Stanford led from the outside pole before Oakley’s Kellen Chadwick had his turn at the front.  Meanwhile, Hogge and Martinez’s Troy Foulger raced side-by-side around the lap ten mark.  On [...]

Saturday August 3, 2019 Race Day Schedule

Saturday August 3, 2019 Race day schedule. Did you like what you saw last night??  If so pack up the family, invited all your friends, bring the neighbors pr ask a stranger. #oceanspeedway #imcamodified #imcasportmods #hobbystock #familyfun #22ndmikececilrace2k19   Nightly-Schedule-8-3-19.xlsx

Friday August 2, 2109 Race Day Schedule

Friday August 2, 2019 Race day schedule. Time to honor a great racer! The 22nd Mike Cecil Race is going to be fun weekend of racing, so pack up the family, invited all your friends, bring the neighbors pr ask a stranger. #oceanspeedway #imcamodified #imcasportmods #hobbystock #familyfun #22ndmikececilrace2k19 #brignafriendfriday   Nightly-Schedule-8-2-19.xlsx

First Ever 2-Day Mike Cecil Memorial Set For This Weekend

Watsonville, CA – The Mike Cecil Memorial will have its 22nd edition this Friday and Saturday.  For the first time in its history, the event will be run over two days.  In September of 1997, we lost the race’s namesake to cancer and the Mike Cecil Memorial has been held in his honor ever since.  Cecil was the 1995 [...]

Bud Kaeding Captures Another Ocean Sprints Win, Johnson, Elrod, Grilli, and Mueller Also Take Victories

Watsonville, CA – Bud Kaeding of Campbell won his fourth Ocean Sprints main event of the season, but it certainly did not come easy.  After an incident on the first lap involving Salinas’ Jeremy Chisum and Coalinga’s Tucker Worth necessitated a complete restart, Kaeding showed the way jumping out to the early lead from the outside pole ahead of [...]