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Michael Kofoid Fends off Andy Forsberg To Claim 57th Johnny Key Classic

    (PETERSEN MEDIA- Aptos, CA, )- Though the race was 50-laps, the crowd left Saturday night’s 57th Annual Johnny Key Classic a buzz after Michael Kofoid outlasted a furious charge from Andy Forsberg during the final 10 laps of the feature event to score his first ever Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster feature event win, and become the youngest [...]

Civil War Series Presented by Flowmaster Returns to Ocean Speedway Saturday For $5K-To-Win 57th Johnny Key Classic

    (PETERSEN MEDIA- Aptos, CA, )- Saturday night in Watsonville, CA many of the state’s top racers will be packed into the Ocean Speedway pit area vying for the $5000 and commemorative helmet that go along with winning the 57th Annual Johnny Key Classic.   In what acts as the series’ penultimate event for the 2017 season, a star-studded field is expected [...]

Mike Cecil Memorial Main Events will now pay $1,500 to Win

Watsonville, CA – Thank you to for devoting an extra $500 to each division competing Saturday, August 5th at the 20th Annual Mike Cecil Memorial, meaning that the IMCA All Star Modifieds, IMCA SportMods, and American Stocks will all go for a $1,500 check.   Once again, we would like to thank all of this year’s sponsors, including: Ryland [...]

20th Annual Mike Cecil Memorial on tap Saturday

Watsonville, CA – The 20th Annual Mike Cecil Memorial is this Saturday, August 5th, and will feature the biggest purse in the event’s history.  Over $20,000 in money and raffle prizes is up for grabs for drivers in the IMCA All Star Modified, IMCA SportMod, and American Stock divisions.  $1,000 will go to the winner of each main event, [...]

USAC West Coast Sprint Cars head to Watsonville this Friday

Watsonville, CA – The always exciting nonwing USAC West Coast 360 Sprint Cars roar into Watsonville’s Ocean Speedway for their one and only appearance at the track this season.  Last year, it was Visalia’s Jace Vander Weerd that took the checkered flag ahead of current Ocean Sprints point’s leader Geoff Ensign of Sebastopol, who finished second.  Arizona’s Stevie Sussex [...]

Kyle Hirst Claims Second Consecutive Howard Kaeding Classic Win with Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster

    (PETERSEN MEDIA- Aptos, CA, CA)- Friday night in Watsonville, CA, Kyle Hirst used a lap 14 restart to take the lead from Michael Kofoid during the opening night of the 7th Annual Howard Kaeding Classic presented by Al’s Roofing Supply and went on to score his second consecutive win during the Civil War Series presented by Flowmaster portion of [...]

Prestigious Howard Kaeding Classic On Tap For This Weekend

Watsonville, CA – One of the marquee events at the Ocean Speedway is finally upon us once again.  The 7th edition of the Howard Kaeding Classic will take place this Friday and Saturday, July 14th and 15th.  The event pays homage to one of West Coast Sprint Car Racing’s most important individuals, Howard Kaeding.  Friday night, the California Civil [...]