BCRA Midgets headline jam packed night of racing June 9th

Watsonville, CA – The Bay Cities Racing Association Midgets head to Santa Cruz County fairgrounds for their one and only appearance at Ocean Speedway in 2017.  Last year, sprint car regular, Dustin Golobic of Fremont, picked up his first career win at the speedway over Brian Gard.  One potential shoe-in for the win Friday is 2009 BCRA and 2012 [...]

After week off, Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo gear up for Round #5 June 2nd

Watsonville, CA – After being dark for Memorial Day, Ocean Speedway revs back up Friday night for Round #5 of the Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo.  Last time out, Selma’s Cory Eliason, this time driving his family’s car, drove to victory lane for the second time and became the first repeat winner this season.  Fellow Central Valley competitors, [...]

Ocean Sprints pres. by Taco Bravo Round #4 ready for Friday, May 19

Watsonville, CA – Three rounds of the 2017 Ocean Sprints season are in the books and three different drivers have driven to victory lane.  Last week, Watsonville’s Justin Sanders broke through for his first win of 2017.  Shane Golobic of Fremont finished second, with Sebastopol’s Geoff Ensign coming in third.  After three races, Justin Sanders leads the points fight by [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]