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2017 Ocean Speedway Season Concludes Friday

Watsonville, CA – This Friday, the 2017 Ocean Speedway season will come to an end.  This Friday’s race is highlighted by the Ocean Sprints finale, which sees Sebastopol’s Geoff Ensign lead the point standings by 51 markers over Stockton’s Brad Furr.  Ensign will look for his first career Ocean Sprints championship, while Furr looks for his third.  Ensign’s key [...]

7th Annual Pat Pettit Shootout On Tap For This Weekend

Watsonville, CA – The 7th edition of the Pat Pettit Shootout is for this weekend, with festivities kicking off Thursday night at Carmona’s BBQ with the annual car show and raffle.  On track action gets underway Friday featuring the IMCA Modifieds, IMCA SportMods, American Stocks, and Dwarf Cars.  Saturday, the IMCA All Star Modified Tour will crown a champion, [...]

Brad Furr Scores First Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Win of Season

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Watsonville, CA)- Friday night at Ocean Speedway, Brad Furr grabbed the lead early and held off a charge from Geoff Ensign to pocket his first Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo win of the season during the series’ penultimate event of 2017.   By way of his dash win, Jerry Bonnema would lead the field to green with Brad [...]

Ocean Sprints Round 13 & 4-Banger Championship Night Set for Friday

Watsonville, CA – The penultimate round of the 2017 Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo season is this Friday.  Back on August 25th, Aromas’ Justin Sanders won for the sixth time this year over championship leader Geoff Ensign of Sebastopol and Fresno’s Mathew Moles.  Ensign leads the standings by 53 points over Sanders, with Stockton’s Brad Furr in third, [...]

USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series Heads to Watsonville Friday

Watsonville, CA – The stars and cars of the USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series make their one and only appearance of the 2017 season this Friday.  The West Coast’s best nonwing racers and some visitors from the Midwest will duke it out at the Santa Cruz County ¼- mile Friday night.  The race is Night #5 of 6 of the [...]

Justin Sanders Strong as He Tops Ocean Sprints pres. Taco Bravo Round No. 12

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Watsonville, CA)- Justin Sanders’ strangle hold on Ocean Speedway victory lane continued on Friday night as the Watsonville, CA driver improved his average to .500 as he won his sixth Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo feature event win of the season, in what was the series’ 12th race.   After enduring a heart breaker one week ago, Matthew [...]

Round #12 of the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Season On Deck Friday

Watsonville, CA – It’s crunch time for the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Series, as only three races remain in the 2017 season.  Last week, Aromas’ Justin Sanders won for the fifth time this season after capitalizing on a mistake by Fresno rookie, Mathew Moles. Sanders is still trying to claw back in the championship fight, currently led [...]

Justin Sanders Wins 5th of Year at Ocean Speedway

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Watsonville, CA)- When Friday nights 6 minute and 36 second long feature event came to a close, it was a familiar face in victory lane as Justin Sanders was victorious at Ocean Speedway for the fifth time this season.   Jerry Bonnema and Matthew Moles would lead the field to green for the 30-lap affair. On an extremely fast [...]

Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Round #11 Set for Friday Night

Watsonville, CA – Fresh off the 57th Johnny Key Classic, the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo had a short turn around in preparation for the eleventh round of racing in the 2017 season Friday night.  Last week, Penngrove’s Michael Kofoid was able to come out on top of the some of the best drivers in the region to [...]