Racers Pete Swarmer, Steve Swarmer & Former Voice Don Lorenz Feted With Port Royal Founder’s Awards

Port Royal – The 2017 Port Royal Speedway Founder’s Awards were bestowed on Saturday night June 10 at the track with three honorees feted.

Honored posthumously was the late Richard “Dick” “Pete” Swarmer of Lewistown, Steve Swarmer of Reedsville and Don Lorenz of Thompsontown.
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Hodnett Gets Career 50th In Port Royal Sprints, Takes First Oval Checkers Of 2017

Drew Ritchey Brings Family Name Back To Port Royal Victory Lane In 305s

Irvin edges for econo late model checkers

Port Royal – Greg Hodnett won his first Port Royal Speedway 410 sprint car main of the year on Saturday night, passing Aaron Ott for the lead and then outrunning Dylan Cisney to the finish for a $4,000 payday.
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Port Royal Sprint Cars To Race For $4,000 To Win Saturday In Honor Of Swarmer

Xtreme stocks added to June 24

Port Royal – In honor of Saturday night’s Port Royal Speedway Founder’s Award posthumous honoree, the late Richard “Dick” “Pete” Swarmer of Lewistown, various local businesses have chipped in to raise the 410-sprint car purse to the tune of $1,500.

In honor of the late, great Swarmer, who passed away in 2000, Saturday’s sprint cars will now race for a total purse worth nearly $17,000 including $4,000 to win the 25-lap main event. Read more »

Sprintcarunlimited.com Presents Sprint Cars Unlimited USAC/410 Sprints Wingless/Winged Show At Port Royal June 17

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Port Royal – Sprintcarunlimited.com has joined forces with Port Royal Speedway to present the upcoming USAC wingless sprint and 410 winged sprint car event at the track on Saturday, June 17 in what will truly be an “unlimited sprint” event. Read more »

Port Royal Has 410 Sprints, 305 Sprints And Econo Late Models June 10

EMMR/Penn Central Reunion & Camera And Autograph Night Also Slated On River Valley Builders Night

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will host the Weikert’s Livestock 410 sprints cars, the Creasy Signs IMCA/PASS 305 sprints and the Gray’s Auto and Towing econo late models for a three-division program coming up this Saturday, June 10 at 7 pm. Read more »

Wolfe Wires For Second In A Row In Port Sprints, Rine Wins Late Model 4K Loot

Bill Powell claims xtreme stocks

Port Royal – Lucas Wolfe of Mechanicsburg wired the field to record his second Port Royal Speedway sprint car win in six days on Saturday night, taking $3,200 for the victory.

The win was Wolfe’s second in as many days after having also won on Friday night at Williams Grove Speeedway and accounting for his win last Monday at Port Royal in the Bob Weikert Memorial, the win at Williams Grove and again at Port Royal on Saturday, Wolfe pushed his six-day accumulated total earnings to $17,000 in 85 total feature laps. Read more »

Lucas Wolfe Wins 10K In Port Royal Bob Weikert Memorial, Hodnett Gets URCs

Dewease & Michael win $12,000 twin 15-lap dashes for cash added to program

Port Royal – Lucas Wolfe of Mechanicsburg turned in a rousing performance aboard Michael Barshinger’s No. 24 sprint car to claim the prestigious $10,000 Bob Weikert Memorial for 410 sprint cars at Port Royal Speedway on Monday night.

The feature was held over and completed on Monday evening after rains on Sunday night postponed the event mid-race. Read more »

Appalachian Mountain Speedweek

Bedford Speedway’s June 2nd Appalachian Mountain Speedweek show to now pay $5,000 to win in memory of long time race supporter Gigs Foor.…

The Ernie D’s Appalachian Mountain Speedweek in conjunction with Bedford Speedway and the family of Gigs Foor are honored to announce that on Friday night, June 2nd Bedford Speedway will play host to a tribute honoring the memory of the longtime race supporter. June 2nd marks the 25 Anniversary of his passing and his family members have gotten together to honor Gigs and the legacy he left on the area racing scene. Read more »

Port Royal Hosts Appalachian Mountain Dirt Late Model Speedweek June 3

Super late models to race in 40-lap, $4,000 to win main event

410 sprints and xtreme stocks fill out racing card

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present the Appalachian Mountain Dirt Late Model Speedweek Series this Saturday night, June 3 at 7 pm. Read more »

Sunday Port Royal Weikert Memorial Postponed Mid-Race To Monday, May 29

Balance of racing program to be completed Memorial Day at 5 pm

Port Royal – The Bob Weikert Memorial finale at Port Royal Speedway was postponed mid-race on Sunday night when persistent light rains hit the track as the fourth URC Sprint heat race was circling the oval.

A field of 37 URC Sprints was on hand with 31 super sprint cars on hand to contest the 35-lap, $10,000 to win Bob Weikert Memorial finale. Read more »

Dewease And Hubbard Win Port Royal Fallen Heroes Championships Saturday

Twin 30-lap Mains Thrill Fans With No Less Than Seven Different Leaders

Port Royal – Lance Dewease of Fayetteville and Austin Hubbard of Seaford, Del., picked up the prestigious Fallen Heroes Championships for 410 sprints and super late models at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night in what was a pair of thrilling, multiple leader 30-lap main events run as part of the Bob Weikert Memorial weekend at the oval.

The $5,000 win for Dewease, his second of the year at the track and 102nd of his career there, came only after he overtook three earlier leaders in Trey Starks, Dale Blaney and Danny Dietrich. Read more »

The 2017 Port Royal Bob Weikert Memorial Weekend By The Numbers….

Port Royal –

2 – huge nights of sprint car and late model racing in Weikert Memorial Weekend

2 – trophies for Sunday’s championship sprint driver and car owner

2 – time that Sunday’s live band performance begins by rockers Nowhere Slow Read more »

Fallen Heroes Chshps For Sprints & Lates Kick Off Port Royal Weikert Weekend Sat.

Two-Day Weikert Memorial Events Slated May 27& 28

Sat. offers $5,000/$400/30-laps for sprints & $3,000/$300/30-laps for super late models

Sun. boasts $10,000/$500/35-laps for sprints & $2,000/$200/25-laps for URC Sprints

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Bob Weikert Memorial this weekend…

Extra Action Abounds At Upcoming Port Royal Bob Weikert Memorial Weekend May 27 & 28

Live broadcasts of MRN Winged Nation, racing action on SpeedShiftTV.com, a Sunday afternoon band and free giveaways slated

Port Royal – As if all the great racing won’t be enough to please the crowds at the upcoming two-day Bob Weikert Memorial weekend at Port Royal Speedway on May 27 and 28, there will be plenty of other reasons to take in the special event.

A minimum of 1,000 FREE giveaways will be handed out to general admission fans at the main gate during the two-day show including hats and shirts from Pepsi, hats from Weikert’s Livestock, can koozies from Weikert’s Livestock and other Pepsi prizes including admission tickets to amusement parks and soda giveaways. Read more »