It’s been 5 weeks since the VRA Sprint Cars made their debut for the 2018 season and now they are back on June 2nd! Dwarf Cars, IMCA Modifieds and Hobby Stocks will also be returning for some action by the beach. Will reigning Champion Kyle Smith pull off another win? Will Johnny Conley (Dwarfs) and Luis Espinoza (IMCA Mods) be able to make this a back to back main event win? Can Mike Stanford make this a three-in-a-row winning streak in the Hobby Stocks? All these and many more exciting things are bound to happen at Ventura Raceway. Come watch as our racers put on an exciting show on the 1/5 mile dirt/clay-banked oval!
Pit gates open at noon, grandstands open at 3pm, qualifying at 3:30pm, racing begins at 5:30pm. Pit passes are $40 members, $50 non-members. Adults $15, Seniors, Military and Students are $11, Kids 12 and under are free.
If you are new to racing, want to have a play day or just need more seat time, please join us on June 9th for our Open Practice day. It is open to all divisions, including those we do not currently race (i.e. go-karts, mini dwarfs). Pit gates open at noon, grandstands open at 3pm, qualifying at 3:30pm, racing begins at 5:30pm. Pit passes are $35 for all passes (driver, crew, etc.) All grandstand seats are free.
If you have any questions, please call (805) 648-7223 for more information.
Ventura Raceway concluded its 2016 regular season Saturday night October 29, with an outstanding night of racing featuring USAC Midgets, California Lightning Sprints and VRA Pro Dwarf Cars. The crowd in attendance was witness to some of the best racing at the track all season.
Saturday night October 22, saw a another exciting, action filled, night of short track racing at Ventura Raceway as four of the five classes running closed out their regular season. Competition was very close and hard fought throughout the night’s events.
Saturday night, October 15, was a night of special events in two of the five classes run. IMCA Modifieds ran a special $800 to win race and the Senior Dwarf Car drivers ran a memorial race in memory of George Calvo. Also running Saturday night were the VRA Hobby Stocks, Focus Midgets and the popular California Lightning Sprints.
17 Open Practice #1
24 Open Practice #2
3 OFF NIGHT
10 VRA Sprint Cars, Dwarf Cars, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Hobby Stocks
17 Flat Track/Speedway/Quads
24 VRA Sprint Cars, Dwarf Cars, Senior Sprints, California Lightning Sprints, T.Q. Midgets
31 OFF NIGHT – Fairgrounds Spring Carnival
7 OFF NIGHT
14 California Lightning Sprints, Dwarf Cars, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Focus Midgets
21 Open Practice
28 VRA Sprint Cars, Dwarf Cars, IMCA Modifieds, Hobby Stocks, Focus Midgets
5 USAC/CRA 410 Sprints, Dwarf Cars, California Lightning Sprints
12 OFF NIGHT
19 Flat Track/Speedway/Quads
26 OFF NIGHT