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Annual USAC Eastern Storm Event Postponed Due to COVID019 Uncertainty

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Penn- (5/13/20)- As a result of continued uncertainty regarding the return to racing due to the COVID-19 outbreak, USAC officials, along with the track promoters, have made the decision to postpone the 14th annual weeklong Eastern Storm tour for the AMSOIL INC. Sprint Cars. Regarding the Port Royal […]

Port Royal Speedway to Suspend Racing for the 2020 Season Until Further Notice in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway Port Royal Speedway– PORT ROYAL, Penn. (April 23, 2020)- As a result of continued restrictions put in place via Governor Tom Wolf prohibiting large gatherings in the state of Pennsylvania due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Port Royal Speedway has made the difficult decision to suspend all racing activities for the […]

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Rumble By The River Rescheduled for August 

By- Justin Snyder Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn. (April 3,2020)- The April 19th ‘Rumble by the River’ Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series event that was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic has officially been rescheduled for Thursday, August 27, 2020. This will turn the August 28-29 ‘Throwback” event, highlighted by the $50,000-to-win finale, into a three day event. […]

Port Royal Speedway To Postpone Racing for the Month of April in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway   Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn. (April 3, 2020)- After discussions with the various touring series that support us and in accordance with Governor Tom Wolf’s 30-day mandate extension regarding social distancing and the closing of non-essential businesses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Port Royal Speedway has made […]

Port Royal Speedway To Postpone Racing Activities for Two Weeks in Response To Cornonavirus Concerns

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Penn. (March 17, 2020) – In response to the Cornonavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and in compliance with Governor Wolf’s recommendation, the Port Royal Speedway will be postponing racing activities for the next two weeks effectively starting with this weekend’s double header. The postponement includes the March 21-22 races, along […]

ATTENTION- 3/12/20 Port Royal Speedway​ Tunnel/Infield Update

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Pa- Speedway employees have worked vigorously over the past week and we are proud to say that the tunnel and infield will be fully open to fans for this weekend’s 3/14/20 racing events at the Port Royal Speedway. Infield concession stands will also be open for fans wishing […]

Port Royal Speedway Returns to Saturday Racing Following Successful Sunday Opener

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Pa- Following a rare Sunday opener that saw one of the largest crowds in the history of the track take to the stands, Port Royal Speedway returns Saturday with the reappearance of the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars and the River Valley Builders Super Late Models. Gates open […]

*3/7/20 Update on Infield Availability for Opening Day

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Pa- Port Royal Speedway would like to thank the fans and drivers for an outstanding turnout for the Test and Tune session and kicking off the 2020 season on a high note. In advance of the 78th Annual Opening Day race happening Sunday, nearly 60 different cars represented […]

Cart Insurance Statement:

Effective 4/1/2020: The Juniata County Agricultural Society, DBA: Port Royal Speedway and Juniata County Fair, will now require liability insurance on all golf carts, ATVs, etc. that are driven on our property outside of the pit area. Proof of insurance must be kept on hand and will be verified. A copy must also be given […]

*ATTENTION- Infield/Tunnel Update 3/2/20

By Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Pa- Due to clean-up activities from ongoing construction and a potential for safety concerns, the infield will not be open for general admission spectating for at least a couple weeks to begin the 2020 racing season at the Port Royal Speedway The tunnel will be closed off at the […]

Port Royal Speedway to kick off 2020 Race Season on Rare Sunday Opener, Test & Tune Saturday

By- Justin Snyder/Port Royal Speedway PORT ROYAL, Pa – It’s been 135 long days since the last competitive laps were made at the Port Royal Speedway and the 2019 season ended. Since then, the only dirt flying has been from the excavating equipment helping to usher in a new decade of racing at ‘The Speed […]

Speed Shift TV and Port Royal Speedway Continue Live Streaming Partnership in 2020

Inside Line Promotions – AVON, Ind. (Jan. 22, 2020) – Speed Shift TV will return as the official broadcasting partner of Port Royal Speedway in 2020. The leading live streaming provider and the half-mile dirt oval in Port Royal, Pa., enjoyed a successful partnership in 2019 and look to build on that this year.