Port Royal – A crowd of thousands came together to honor retiring sprint car veteran Keith Kauffman on Saturday night Augst 17 at Port Royal Speedway during his farewell tribute race.
Having announced this season as his farewell tour, prior to the race Kauffman and Kenny Jacobs, who came to the event to help celebrate with his friend, met hundreds of fans for autographs behind the grandstand.
And then during intermission a stage full of the names and players from Kauffman’s past and present gathered to conduct a “This Is Your Life” type of presentation. Read more »
Port Royal – The final week to purchase advanced tickets for the upcoming Interstate Truck and Tractor Pulls at the Juniata County Fair is upon us!
The Juniata County Fair and Port Royal Speedway will host the Interstate Tractor Pullers sanctioned modified/super turbo diesel truck and tractor pulls at the fairgrounds on September 1 at 7 pm.
Advanced ticket sales at eight area locations for the Interstate sanctioned event will continue through Monday, August 26 and getting your tickets now will save $2 off of the day-of event price. Read more »
Late Model event kicks off Juniata County Fair with 410 sprints, pro stocks and enduros
Renninger Memorial purse offers over $14,000!
Port Royal – The annual Butch Renninger Memorial for late models is coming up at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday, August 31 as part of the 159th annual Juniata County Fair Opener races. Read more »
Port Royal Open Wheel Madness This Week, Sprint Trifecta Includes 410, URC 360/358 And PASS 305 Sprints!
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present Open Wheel Madness this Saturday, August 24 at 7 pm when the historic oval hosts three of the most popular sprint car classes in existence.
Competing in the open wheel triple header will be the Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, the URC Sprints and the River Valley Builders PASS 305 sprint cars.
The United Racing Company sprint series part of the show will be a combined 360/358 sprint challenge event with cars from both classes competing together. Read more »
Naugle Wins First In Kauffman Tribute Late Model Main, Zook gets enduros
Port Royal – It was one for the ages Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway as a huge crowd gathered to honor ageless sprint car veteran Keith Kauffman at his Farewell Tribute Race and they were not disappointed.
The 33-lap Farewell Tribute 410 sprint car feature saw Chad Layton and Logan Schuchart trade the lead back and forth before Schuchart finally got it for good to drive to his first ever win at the historic oval worth $5,000. Read more »
Former track announcers return to honor veteran at Port Royal Speedway Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute races
Port Royal – Two of the most iconic voices in the history of Port Royal Speedway will join in the celebration of Keith Kauffman’s career for Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute Night at the oval this Saturday at 7 pm.
Former announcers Don Lorenz and Tom Baker will be in attendance at the event, offering their comments and remarks on the career of the retiring veteran driver and his years spent racing at Port Royal and around the globe. Read more »
Ohio veteran will meet and greet fans with friend Keith Kauffman before the show
Port Royal – A pair of good old sprint car friends, Keith Kauffman of Mifflintown and Kenny Jacobs of Holmesville, OH., will come together at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night for the oval’s Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute Night.
Kauffman and Jacobs will meet and greet fans and sign autographs behind the grandstand on Saturday night from approximately 5:15 – 5:45 pm.
The duo became good and close friends over the last 25 years dating back to the 1980s when Jacobs first came to the area to pilot the potent Weikert’s Livestock No. 29 sprint car and over the years the pair went on to compete together on the road at various times while racing with both the World of Outlaws and All Star Circuit of Champions Sprints. Read more »
Special races, special purses, special guests, special presentation, special admission for special event
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will honor its most storied and successful driver in history, sprint car veteran and icon Keith Kauffman of Mifflintown this Saturday August 17 at 7 pm with Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute Night.
Kauffman declared this season his farewell tour and as such the track that he made his name at and called home on Saturday’s for nearly his entire career when racing in the area will honor the legend with a pair of special races for both the Aumiller’s Insurance 410 Sprints and the Gray’s Auto and Towing Late Models. Read more »
Logan Wagner scores 305 sprints and Krape gets pro stocks
Port Royal – Point leader Blane Heimbach of Selinsgrove had to pass Keith Kauffman not once but twice to drive to his fourth 410 sprint victory of the season at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night.
Just one week before the oval hosts Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute night, the 63-year old veteran looked ready to pick up his first win of the season but Heimbach would not be denied for the $3,000 victory. Read more »
Port Royal hosts Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute Night Special August 17
Port Royal – Keith Kauffman fans better start digging into their closets! Their attics too!
They need to find the oldest Keith Kauffman shirt that they own in order to dust it off and give it a fresh wash for the upcoming Keith Kauffman Farewell Tribute Night at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday, August 17. Read more »
Port Royal Speedway and PRS Promotions officials extend our sympathy and prayers to the family of Kramer Williamson. Kramer owns a pair of career wins at Port Royal and recorded four top-five Tuscarora 50 feature finishes. We will miss that Pink Panther…..
CENTRAL PA SPRINT TRACKS & OTHERS UNITE TO SALUTE KRAMER WILLIAMSON
In an unprecedented show of unity and in recognition of one of the area’s
all-time great racing personalities, all four area Sprint Car auto racing
facilities are combining for a weekend fund raising effort for the Kramer
Williamson family. Read more »
Port Royal – The Juniata County Fair and Port Royal Speedway will host the Interstate Tractor Pullers sanctioned modified/super turbo truck and tractor pulls at the fairgrounds on September 1 at 7 pm.
Advanced ticket sales for the Interstate sanctioned event begin Monday August 5 and will run through Monday, August 26. Read more »
410 sprints, 305 sprints, late models and pro stocks on racing card,
Kauffman Tribute Night is August 17
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present DMI Camera and Autograph Night this Saturday, August 10 at 7:30 pm featuring racing action with the Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, Gray’s Auto and Towing late models, River Valley Builders 305 sprints and pro stocks. Read more »
Perkasie Driver Takes Home Biggest Win Of Career Worth $11,580
Port Royal – Ryan Taylor of Perkasie scored the biggest 410 sprint car win of his career Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway by first driving by Fred Rahmer for the lead and then later holding off a hard charging Chad Layton for the prestigious victory.
At the end of the night, Taylor’s total event financial take was $11,580 including lap money and his prize money for winning the Dream A Main itself and finishing second in his semi main. Read more »
Wolfe, Leibys and Yingsts to appear
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway’s Living Legends Dream Race for 410 sprints honoring Todd Shaffer and Patty Beam this Saturday has grown a little bigger in stature and drawing power with the news that former Central Pa and World of Outlaws regular Lucas Wolfe will be competing.
Wolfe will take to the track behind the wheel of a Michael Heffner-owned No. 27 entry after debuting the car at Grandview Speedway on Tueasday evening. Read more »