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New Midget Division Set to be a Part of 2019 Season at Ocean Speedway

Watsonville, CA – Ocean Speedway will bring a new division into the fold for its 60th season of racing.  The new Midget division features a spec engine, the Chevrolet Ecotec 2.4L, with other components mirroring USAC and BCRA rules.  It is estimated that a complete engine can be put together for around $5,000 to $8,500.  The division will also [...]

Dominic Scelzi Makes Triumphant Return to Ocean Speedway as He Scores Season Ending Victory with Brad Furr Winning Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Title

      (PETERSEN MEDIA- Watsonville, CA)- After sitting out nearly the entire month of September due to injury, Dominic Scelzi has shown now sings of rust in his return to racing as he was able to pocket his second career Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo feature event win in just his second weekend back in action.   Friday night marked the season [...]

2018 Ocean Speedway Season Concludes this Friday Night

Watsonville, CA – Ocean Speedway is set to wrap up its 59th consecutive season of racing this Friday night.  The Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo season has had five different winners in 14 rounds of racing, with Justin Sanders of Aromas and Stockton’s Brad Furr leading the way with four each.  Back on September 21st, Campbell’s Bud Kaeding [...]

8th Annual Pettit Shootout Set for this Weekend at Ocean Speedway

Watsonville, CA – The 8th Annual Pat and Jim Pettit Shootout takes place this Friday and Saturday at Ocean Speedway.   Previously known as the Pat Pettit Shootout, the renamed event adds the name of Jim Pettit Sr., who passed away in July.  Jim Pettit’s son, Jim Pettit II, will be in action looking to add his name to the [...]

Ocean Sprints Return after Several Weeks Off to Battle at Round 14 Friday Night

Watsonville, CA – For the first time since the Johnny Key Classic on August 25th, the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo are back in action this Friday night at Ocean Speedway.  At the Key, it was Minden, Nevada’s Tanner Thorson wheeling the Tri-C Machine sprinter to victory lane.  Fremont’s Shane Golobic, Campbell’s Bud Kaeding, Mitchell Faccinto of Hanford, [...]

USAC/CRA Sprint Cars, Four Banger and Police in Pursuit Championship Night Highlight Friday Night’s Action

Watsonville, CA – The powerful and always entertaining USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series comes to town for the first and only time of the 2018 season this Friday at Ocean Speedway.  Buena Park’s Brody Roa and Concord’s Damion Gardner lead the series points.  Ocean Speedway will host Night #5 of the California Sprint Week, with Damion Gardner, Colby Copeland, and [...]

$5,000 Up for Grabs at this Saturday’s Johnny Key Classic!

Watsonville, CA – The prestigious Johnny Key Classic takes place for the 58th time this Saturday at Ocean Speedway.  Five grand will go to the winner, with a nice payday of $400 going to drivers who simply take the green flag in the 50-lap feature.  Stockton’s Brad Furr has looked like a man possessed lately as he has won [...]