CRA/CLASSIC SPRINTS COMBINE FOR WATSONVILLE, SANTA MARIA
The AMSOIL USAC/CRA and Western Classic Sprint Car Series combine for the first time this season this weekend when they visit Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, Calif. Friday night and the Santa Maria (Calif.) Speedway Saturday night.
Matt Mitchell of Yorba Linda, Calif. (CRA) and Tony Hunt of Lincoln, Calif. enter the two races with the respective series point leads. Mitchell is 11 points ahead of defending three-time series titlist Mike Spencer, while Hunt’s lead over Scott Pierovich is 13 points.
Blake Miller of Yorba Linda, Calif. won last year's CRA race at Santa Maria, while Saturday’s race is the first for the Sprinters at Ocean Speedway.
The USAC Western Ford Focus and Focus Young Guns Series augment the racing program at each track.