Schuchart To Pilot Weikert No. 29 In Port Royal All Star Bob Weikert Memorial, Prestigious, lucrative events is April 27

Port Royal – It will be 2012 National Sprint Car Rookie of the Year Logan Schuchart of Hanover that will pilot a replica Weikert’s Livestock No. 29 sprinter at Port Royal Speedway for the All Star Circuit of Champions Bob Weikert Memorial on April 27.

As the biggest sprint car race contested in 2013 to date in the east, the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal Speedway will pay a stout $10,000 to win again this season.

A total A Main purse alone of over $34,000 is being posted to go along with another nearly $4,000 in contingency cash to be distributed via lap money, heat victories, fast time award and more.   Read more »

Port Royal Race To Cure Cancer Nets Over $3,000 For American Cancer Society

4/13/13 Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway, its fans and drivers gathered together for Race To Cure Cancer Night at the historic oval on April 13.

For the second season in a row, an impressive donation was gathered for the American Cancer Society.

With .50 for every general admission ticket sold going into the pot from the speedway itself, an amount just shy of $3,300 was totaled for the ACS. Read more »

Esh Defeats Cisney In Exciting Port Royal Sprint Car Battle, Miller And Krape Take Stock Cars, Over $3,000 raised for American Cancer Society on Race To Cure Cancer Night

4/13/13 – Doug Esh survived the challenges of hometown driver Dylan Cisney to record his first regular event sprint car victory at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night in an exciting, suspenseful race worth $3,000 to the winner.

In the late model main, it was Huntingdon’s Jeff Miller scoring his first ever Port Royal victory, leading all 20 laps for the win while racing behind him in the top five was action packed.

The pro stock main went to Tim Krape for his first victory of the season at the track. Read more »

Port Royal All Star Weikert Memorial Pays $10,000 To Win April 27, Offers Main Event Purse Worth More Than $34,000!

$ Also Posted For Laps, Fast Time, Hard Charger, Heat Winners and more

Port Royal – As the biggest sprint car race contested in 2013 to date in the east, the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints Bob Weikert Memorial at Port Royal Speedway will pay a stout $10,000 to win again this season, coming up Saturday, April 27 at 7 pm.

A total A Main purse alone of over $34,000 is being posted to go along with another nearly $4,000 in contingency cash to be distributed via lap money, heat victories, fast time award and more.

Run in honor of late hall of fame sprint car owner Bob Weikert, the Weikert Memorial has quickly become one of the shining lights of both the Port Royal and All Stars seasons over the last few years.     Read more »

Race To Cure Cancer Night At Port Royal April 13 With Sprints, Lates And Pros,

.50 cents from every general admission ticket sold goes to American Cancer Society

 

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present Race To Cure Cancer Night this Saturday, April 13 at 6 pm.

Prior to and during the races, Relay For Life teams from the Mifflin/Juniata County region will be on hand in an effort to support their causes in their upcoming relay.

The Mifflin/Juniata County Relay For Life is slated for June 8 and 9 at Kish Park in Lewistown. Read more »

Scott Haus Update following Saturday night Port Royal late model crash

Port Royal – After a violent early feature late model crash at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night, the tracks all-time win leader Scott Haus of Hamburg is currently hospitalized at Hershey Medical Center.

At noon Sunday, Haus’ son Andy said from his dad’s hospital room that Haus had been taken for another CAT Scan earlier that morning but that his father was doing well although suffering from a severe concussion and dramatic general soreness. Read more »

Lafferty, Parks And Parker Shine In Port Royal Mains

Triple heats for the 27-car field went to Schanz, Mike Wagner II., and Logan Wagner.

Port Royal – Rick Lafferty scored the ninth 410 sprint car win of his career at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night, taking the lead from Steve Buckwalter just shy of the halfway point for the victory.

Matt Parks was the winner of the 20-lap late model main that was marred by a violent crash early on that saw one driver airlifted to Hershey Medical Center.

And in the 305 sprint main it was Eric Parker holding off Logan Wagner to open up the season for the division at the track.  Read more »

Port Royal Hosts 410 & 305 Sprints And Late Models April 6

Show will be first of season anywhere for PASS 305 sprints, kicks of oval River Valley Builders 305 series

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present a three division racing program of Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, Gray’s Auto and Towing late models and River Valley Builders 305 sprints this Saturday night at 6 pm.

It will be the first appearance of the season at the track by the PASS RaceSaver 305 sprints that will also kickoff their 2013 series at the track, sponsored by River Valley Builders of Middleburg. Read more »

NASCAR’s Blaney Invades And Wins Port Royal Sprint Opener,

Haus and Garman open year with stock car wins

Port Royal – NASCAR star, former World of Outlaws Champion and former Port Royal Speedway opening day winner Dave Blaney of Cortland, Ohio, picked up a surprising but pleasing win in the 2013 season opener for sprint cars at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night.

For Blaney at the wheel of his No. 10, a car specially designed and built by himself, it was as second career opening day Port victory, his last coming on March 17, 1984.

Worth $3,300 thanks to Dippery’s Evergreens of Reedsville, the victory was the third of Blaney’s overall career at the track where he also scored a Tuscarora 50 win in 1983. Read more »

Gray’s Auto And Towing Announces Late Model Title Sponsorship

Port Royal – Gray’s Auto and Towing of Mifflintown has announced their title sponsorship of the 2013 late model division at Port Royal Speedway just as the first show of the season for the Gray’s Late Models is set to take to the track in this Saturday’s season opener. 

In business since 1983, owners and proprietors Tim and Donna Gray are proud to rejoin the Port Royal Speedway fold of sponsors in their new title capacity.

“We have observed the last couple of years at Port Royal and each year is showing a change for the good,” says Donna Gray of the oval’s resurgence in recent seasons.  Read more »

Hodnett, Dewease And Wilson Give Free Chocolate Bunnies To Kids At Port Royal Opener Saturday

Free Schedule Magnets, an Easter Egg Scramble and Extra Cash also up for grabs

Port Royal – A couple of Port Royal Speedway opening day sprint car champions will greet young fans as they enter Port Royal this Saturday for the 2013 season opening event, which is also Kids Easter Night at the oval. 

Previous opener winners Greg Hodnett and Lance Dewease will be on hand along with late model champion Tim Wilson, handing out free chocolate Easter rabbits to the first 200 youth who arrive. 

Joining the trio of pilots will be the Easter Bunny himself who although kept very busy this time of year will be making time for an appearance.  Read more »

Kids Easter Night Opens Port Royal Season March 30 –

Free Sched Magnets & Easter candy at gate from drivers Dewease, Hodnett & Wilson, Dippery’s Evergreens pays extra for sprints and late models

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will try for the third time to open its 2013 season with Kids Easter Night on Saturday, March 30 at 5 pm.   

The track lost the first two planned events to snow and cold but coming up this week will be 410 sprints, late models and pro stocks for the season lidlifter with gates opening at 3 pm.   Read more »

Opener Cancelled…

Port Royal – After waiting to see how weather conditions would truly turn out, Port Royal Speedway officials have cancelled the March 23 racing program, a second attempt at a season opener. 

The decision was made at 9:15 am.

Despite other area tracks throwing in the towel earlier in the week, oval officials were hopeful that the forecasts of sun and highs near 50 made for Saturday would come to true. Read more »

Port Royal Opens With Sprints, Lates And Enduros At 5 PM March 23 – Dippery’s Evergreens pays extra for sprints and lates, Free Schedule Magnets for fans

Port Royal – After losing its season opener to snow and cold on March 16, Port Royal Speedway is set to open the 2013 season this Saturday, March 23 at 5 pm featuring the 410 sprints, late models and an enduro dash. 

Starting time has been moved up to 5 pm for both the March 23 and March 30 programs.  General admission gates for both shows will open at 3 pm, offering $15 adult general admission and $5 for students ages 12 – 18.

Thanks to Dippery’s Evergreens of Reedsville, the racing program will offer increased winner’s shares for the sprints and late models. Read more »

Port Royal Cancels March 16 Opener, Looks To March 23 At 5 PM

Port Royal – Inclement weather has forced cancellation of the planned season opener at Port Royal Speedway on March 16. 

PRS Promotions officials now look to next Saturday, March 23 for the season opener when the 410 sprints, late models and an enduro dash will be on the program. 

Race time for the March 23 and the March 30 programs has been moved up to 5 pm with warm ups taking place at 4:30. Read more »