Bernal Sails Away At Ocean Speedway


WATSONVILLE, Calif. – Ryan Bernal was the class of the field during Friday’s USAC Western Classic Sprint Car Series season opening feature at Ocean Speedway.

Tanner Swanson jumped into the early lead at the quarter-mile dirt oval, but Bernal quickly found his groove. Bernal took the lead on lap four and never looked back, besting second-place runner Colton Slack at the finish.

Swanson finished third, followed by Matt Streeter and D.J. Johnson.

The finish:

Ryan Bernal, Colton Slack, Tanner Swanson, Matt Streeter, D.J. Johnson, Tony Hunt, Nathan Washam, Jim Richardson, Klint Simpson, Scott Hall, Gordon Rodgers, Shauna Hogg, Tom Baker, A.J. Kirkpatrick.