PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY AND SpeedShiftTV INK 3-YEAR DEAL TO COVER WEEKLY RACING ON PPV

Port Royal Speedway was one of the first tracks in Central Pennsylvania to open its doors to Speed Shift TV and that partnership continues to grow in 2019.

Speed Shift TV will provide live Pay-Per-View broadcasts from most of the events at the half-mile oval in Port Royal, Pa., this season and for at least the following two years. Read more »

PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY TO HONOR GREG HODNETT

As previously announced, Port Royal Speedway will host two events as part of the 29th Annual Pennsylvania Speedweek for 410 Sprint Cars.  The series will make their first stop on Wednesday night, July 3rd.

Then on Saturday night, July 6th, Port Royal Speedway will present the 1st Annual “Greg Hodnett Classic” which will pay a minimum of $7,000 to win as we pay tribute to, and remember a legend, Greg Hodnett.   Read more »

2019 Schedule Released…

The 2019 schedule for Port Royal Speedway has been released which includes a total of 33 oval track events.  The season starts with a rare Sunday afternoon show on March 10th featuring the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars and the River Valley Builders Super Late Models.  The sprint car winner will receive $4,000 on opening day and the late model winner will pocket $2,200 for an opening day victory.  Lance Dewease and Jeff Rine took opening day honors in 2018.

 

In 2019, the 410 Sprint Cars have five events on the schedule paying a minimum of $10,000 to win.  As announced, both days of the Weikert Memorial over the Memorial Day Holiday will pay $10,000 to win.  The 13th Annual Living Legends Dream Race on August 3rd will pay $10,000 to win and the World Of Outlaw Craftsman Sprint Car Nittany Showdown on October 27th will pay $15,000 to the winner.  The speedway’s crown jewel event, the running of the 52nd Annual Tuscarora 50 will pay $52,000 to the winner on Saturday, September 7th.  The Tuscarora 50 will again be sanctioned by the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions and carry a Sunday rain date.  The All Stars first visit to the speedway will be on Saturday night, April 13th with the running of the Keith Kauffman Classic. Read more »

Bob Weikert Memorial BREAKING NEWS:

Mark it down on your calendars as the 2019 Bob Weikert Memorial race weekend over the Memorial Day Holiday on May 25th  & May 26th will again be “bigger and better than ever”.
 
For the first time, both Saturday night and Sunday night will pay $10,000 to the winner of the 410 sprint car main event. But, on top of that, the super late models will battle it out both nights with $5,000 going to each night’s feature winner. The start time for both Saturday and Sunday will be 7:00pm

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The office will be closed Dec 22-Jan 1.  It will reopen Jan 2.

The office will be closed nov 22/23 for the holiday

Port Royal Celebrates Champions At Annual Awards Banquet, Names Oval Sportsmanship Awards In Greg Hodnett’s Honor

PORT ROYAL, Pa. – Port Royal Speedway officials, drivers and teams gathered Saturday night November 17 for the oval’s annual awards banquet, held this season at the Moose Family Center in Lewistown.

Feted were the five speedway champions along with the top 10 in points from all divisions. Read more »

2019 Port Royal Season Admission Passes And Seats Go On Sale November 5

PORT ROYAL, Pa. – Season admission passes and seats for the 2019 racing season at Port Royal Speedway go on sale Monday, November 5.

Rates for season general and pit admission passes remain unchanged for the 2019 season. Read more »

Donny Schatz Wins Port Royal World Of Outlaws $51,000 Tuscarora 50

Brian Brown Becomes Fastest Man In Oval History With Sub 15-Second Lap

PORT ROYAL, Pa. – Donny Schatz scored the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series 51st annual Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway early Sunday evening after wrestling the lead away from Brad Sweet for the $51,000-plus payday.

Earlier in the afternoon program, Grain Valley Missouri’s Brian Brown became the fastest man in the history of Port Royal Speedway by turning in a new track record in time trials that produced a lap time of 14.868 seconds, a speed of 120.581 mph.  Read more »

Rain Postpones $51,000 to Win Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway to Sunday Afternoon

PORT ROYAL, PA – October 27, 2018 – Consistent precipitation has forced the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series and Port Royal Speedway to postpone the $51,000 to win Tuscarora 50 to Sunday, October 28.  Read more »

Benefit Auction news

The charity benefit auction for Sherry Hodnett that was slated for Sat. Oct. 27 at Port Royal Speedway has been postponed due to late arriving auction merchandise stemming from Friday’s race cancellation.  Read more »

Friday Night at Port Royal Rained Out; Saturday’s $51,000 to Win Tuscarora 50 Still On

PORT ROYAL, PA – October 26, 2018 – Imminent rain has forced the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series and Port Royal Speedway to cancel Friday’s Nittany Showdown. There will be no makeup date. Saturday’s Tuscarora 50, which pays $51,000 to win, is still on as scheduled. Read more »