Port Royal 2012 Schedule Released, Biggest Races Of All Star Season At The Port; USAC returns to Port slate that includes regular super late models, pro stocks, enduros

Port Royal – The two biggest races of the season for the All Star Circuit of Champions sprint car series will be at Port Royal Speedway in 2012 as part of the just released tentative 2012 Port Royal schedule of events.

The 2012 Port slate boasts some 25 events for the popular 410 sprint car division with three appearances by the All Stars including the April 28 Bob Weikert Memorial and the 45th annual Tuscarora 50, an event in itself that could net one driver more than $30,000.

The 2012 Port Royal season opener is slated for Saturday, March 17 at 6 PM, featuring the 410 and 358 sprint cars.  Read more »

Port Royal Banquet Is January 28 – Bring a toy and win prizes

Port Royal – The annual Port Royal Speedway awards and banquet is set for under a month, on January 28 at the Port Royal Community Building.

The facility is located along 4th St., just off of the speedway’s backstretch.

Doors for the ceremony will open at 5:30 pm.  Read more »

Port Royal & Selinsgrove Speedways Announce Unified Late Model Weight For 2012, Port requires mufflers with season opener slated for March 17

 Port Royal – As part of a coordinated effort between Port Royal and Selinsgrove Speedways, both tracks have announced the minimum weight rule for late models (including car and driver) has been increased to 2,250 pounds and may not exceed 2,800 pounds in 2012. There will be no weight tolerance permitted.

The weight rule for the division in recent seasons was 2,200 pounds.

Speedway officials at both ovals see the move as warranted in order to bring the super late model division in line with top late model touring divisions and other tracks in the region that run the division to create parity. Read more »

More Improvements…

More clay was added to the speedway during the week between Christmas and the New Year while work continued elsewhere, including installation of fencing along the pit entry access road off of fourth street. 

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Happy Holidays…

Port Royal Speedway wishes all of its fans, racers and sponsors a blessed Christmas and a joyous New Year!  Happy Holidays to all of you and thanks for your support! 


Grounds Improvements…

December 21 – Work is continuing around Port Royal Speedway during the off season as trees come down and new poles are set as part of an upgrade to the track electrical system and power supply. 

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Get Your Port Royal Gifts Now

Port Royal – With just three weeks remaining until the Christmas holiday, the time is now to get that special gift for the race fan on your list.  And what better way to surprise them than a 2012 season pass to Port Royal Speedway? 

Season passes and seats for the 2012 racing season at Port Royal Speedway are on sale now. 

General admission season passes are available at a cost of just $300.00, which does include admission to all fairweek races in 2012.  Season pit passes are being offered at a price of $400 each while reserved fan parking spots behind the grandstand are being offered for $50.00.   Please note that the parking passes will not be good for fairweek events. Read more »

More Clay…

Speedway work crews were busy spreading new clay at Port Royal Speedway over the recent Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  Many thanks to Kinsley Trucking of York for their assistance in the project!  Outside turn four guardrail has also been removed and is due for replacement.   

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Clark Returns As Sophomore Ag Society President, Banquet Tickets and Season Passes on sale

 Port Royal – The Juniata County Agricultural Society completed reorganization recently with Don Clark of Mexico elected as president for another year.  

This will be Clark’s sophomore year as president of the Ag Society, the governing body of Port Royal Speedway.

Clark is a second-generation president of the Ag Society on the heels of his father Gerald, who led the society and oval for numerous years during the decades of the 1970’s and 1980’s. 

PRS promotions is currently planning the 2012 schedule of events that will again include weekly action highlighted by the 410 sprints and late models.  Port Royal will again be the only area oval in 2012 hosting the two premier divisions together as part of the same racing program.      Read more »

Port Season Passes And Seats Now On Sale


Port Royal – Season passes and seats for the 2012 racing season at Port Royal Speedway are now on sale.  And the timing is perfect for holiday gift giving! 

A season reserve seat for all race events including fairweek races in 2012 will cost just $50.00.  This pass reserves seats only and is not good for general admission to any events during the upcoming season.

Family Seating will once again be available at Port Royal in 2012.  Section C of the main grandstand is designated as such and therefore NO SMOKING OR USE OF ALCOHOL IS PERMITTED IN SECTION C.    Read more »

Port Royal Banquet Tickets Now On Sale – Event set for January 28


Port Royal – The Port Royal Speedway awards banquet will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2012, at the Port Royal Community Building, located along 4th St., just off of the speedway’s backstretch.

Doors for the ceremony will open at 6 p.m.

Honored will be the 2011 track champions: Mike Wagner, Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints; Scott Haus, AB Auto Glass late models; Brian Towsey, Miller’s Auto Parts pro stocks; and Jen Powell, Juniata Tire Sales enduros.  Also receiving awards will be the top-10 in the sprint, late model and pro stock divisions along with the top-five in enduros.  Read more »


Updated and revised pro stock and enduro dash rules for 2012 have been posted.  Be sure to visit the rules pages to get up to “speed” on whats new!

2011 Wraps With Next Season On Port Royal Horizon, – Towsey joins Hestor as tech

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway and PRS Promotions is busy planning for the 2012 racing season while also putting a wrap on 2011. 

The speedway awards banquet is set for Saturday night, January 28, 2012, at the Port Royal Community Building.  Tickets will go on sale in November at a price of $30.00 each. 

The 2012 schedule is taking shape and includes weekly action highlighted by 410 sprint car and late model racing.  Action will also include pro stocks and monthly appearances by the enduro dash class.     Read more »

Stevie Smith Wins 44th Tuscarora 50, Wagner gets track title and Labor Day crown – Jeff Rine wins late models to close Port season


Port Royal – Stevie Smith of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, scored the second Port Royal Speedway Tuscarora 50 of his career on Saturday night in convincing style with a flag to flag victory in the 44th annual running of the prestigious season-ending event.

The Jake’s Carts/AB Auto Glass Tuscarora 50 boasted a stellar 45 sprint car field.     

Smith scored a clean sweep of the night by claiming his heat race, worth $300; the dash, worth $100; and the feature worth $11,000 plus lap money; making his take on the night worth nearly $13,000.  Read more »

Friday Twins Rained Out, Tuscarora 50 Is Saturday! – Legends honors and Dream cash and prizes to be distributed

 Port Royal – With nearly 40 sprint cars signed in for action, persistent light and then heavy rain cancelled the September 9 Living Legends Dream Night Before The 50 twin 20s at Port Royal Speedway. 

The race will not be made up.

The speedway returns Saturday, September 10 at 7 PM with the 44th annual Jakes Carts/AB Auto Glass Tuscarora 50 for sprint cars as part of the Juniata County Fair. Read more »