Open Practice for this Saturday, June 9th, is cancelled.
Next week, Ventura Raceway welcomes back the Flat Track and Speedway program! This program includes Flat Track Racing, Quad Racing and Speedway Bike Racing. Flat Track Racers will compete in many different kinds of classes including Professional riders going for a $1,200 first place check in the Pro Open Class! As a part of the Speedway portion of the night, the wild and exciting two person Sidecars will also be racing. There are also two classes for Quad Racers, Open and Sportsman. The event will take place at Ventura Raceway, just off the 101 freeway in Ventura, California. The track will be prepped with DG on our 1/5 mile oval!
On race day, the pit gates will open at Noon with the front gates opening at 3:00pm. Rider’s meeting will take place at 2:30, practice at 3:00. Heat Races will begin at 5:30. Admission for this event is $15.00 for adults, $11.00 for seniors, military and juniors with kids 12 and under free. For more information, call Ventura Raceway at 805-208-9656.
Ventura Raceway continued its racing season Saturday night July 15, with six classes of racing action. Competition was very close and hard fought throughout the field of cars in each class.
In VRA 360 Sprints, 11 cars signed into the pits for the first VRA only event for them since May 20. The win in their 30 lap feature went to Kyle Smith over, Kenny Perkins, Guy Woodward, Charlie Butcher and Kyle Edwards. The VRA Sprints ran two heat races with wins going to Kyle Smith in heat one and Kenny Perkins in heat two. After five nights of competition in 2017, past champion Kyle Smith leads Charlie Butcher by 240 points.
Saturday night July 8th, saw a good car count at Ventura Raceway, as the USAC Western 360 Series in conjunction with VRA 360 Sprint Cars ran the second of four ARP Battle at the Beach Races of 2017. Also racing that night were the VRA Dwarf Cars, California Lightning Sprints and the USAC 600s racing in both restricted and non-wing divisions.
Ventura Raceway returned to action Saturday night June 10, with a full program of exciting racing that featured the second of four HAAS Automation VRA Dwarf Car Silver Cup Races. The night also saw action in VRA Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, VRA Hobby Stocks and Focus Midgets.