Late Models Race For Purse Worth Over $15,000 To Open 160th Annual Juniata Fair
410 sprints, econo lates and xtreme stocks also on August 30th Fair Opener
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will open the 160th annual Juniata County Fair this Saturday, August 30 at 7 pm with the prestigious and lucrative 11th annual Butch Renninger Memorial for late models, boasting a total A Main purse worth more than $15,000 including $3,333 to win and $300 just to start the 30-lap feature.
The Renninger Memorial late model feature event will also pay $33 a lap to lead and heats for the event will pay $33 to win along with a $33 award for fast time, which means if one driver could win his heat and wire the field for the Renninger victory, he could pocket over $4,400. Read more »
305 sprints round out sprint car spectacular August 23
Big Money Renninger Memorial For Late Models Coming Up August 30!
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will offer up Open Wheel Madness this Saturday night, August 23 at 7 pm when the racing program features an all sprint car format highlighted by Twin 25-lap mains for the Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprint cars. Read more »
Miller Sr. Makes It 12 For 12 In Super Lates, Leidy cops econo championship
Port Royal – For the second week in a row on Saturday night the Port Royal Speedway produced a thrilling 410 sprint car feature with the likes of Blane Heimbach, Logan Wagner, Greg Hodnett and Mike Wagner taking shots at the lead and point leader Mike Wagner sealing the victory to become the 13th different winner at the oval this season.
In the 20-lap super late model main Jeff Miller Sr. scored his first victory of the season to push the division to 12 and 12 on the year, 12 races and 12 different winners.
The 355 econo late model championship event was scored by Dave Leidy after a rousing event. Read more »
Aug. 23 410 sprint Twin 25s and Aug. 30 late model Renninger Memorial in sight
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present DMI Free Hot Dog Night this Saturday, August 16 at 7 pm featuring a three division racing program of Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, Jake’s Carts/Enviroman Products super late models and the Gray’s Auto – Towing – Licensing 355 econo late models.
Courtesy of DMI of Lancaster, the first 250 paid general admissions through the gate this week will receive a voucher for a FREE HOT DOG at the event. Read more »
Miller Jr. and Zook claim 305 sprints and xtremes
Port Royal – Lance Dewease was the winner of an electrifying 410 sprint car feature at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night in a race that saw three different drivers take turns at the lead along with at least a half dozen lead changes between Ryan Taylor, Dewease and Doug Esh.
In the late model main Dylan Yoder set a new 20 lap track record as he scored the victory, taking the laurels away from local favorite Patrick Bryner with two laps to go. Read more »
ITTPA Sanctioned Pulls A “Can’t Miss” At The Fair!
Port Royal – The 160th annual Juniata County Fair and Port Royal Speedway will host the Interstate Truck and Tractor Pullers Association sanctioned modified/super turbo truck and tractor pulls at the fairgrounds on August 31 at 7 pm.
On the heels of an electrifying performance at the fair last season for the first fair pulls to be staged in about a decade, this year’s event is highly anticipated. Read more »
Port Royal – Some 17 drivers walked off with nearly $4,000 in contingency cash at the Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race on Saturday night, August 2.
Brent Marks took the prestigious win and $620 in lap money while other laps went to Nate Snyder, $80; Aaron Ott, $20; Greg Hodnett, $320; Steve Buckwalter, $140; and Blane Heimbach, $160.
Hard Charger awards in semi mains worth $125 each went to Ryan Taylor and Ryan Wilson while Lance Dewease took the $250 award posted for the A Main. Read more »
August 9 & 16 Promotions Touted including Free Hot Dogs, Kids Candy Scramble
Port Royal – A schedule change has been made to the Port Royal Speedway August 23 Open Wheel Madness event as the URC sprints have been removed from the date and Twin 25s for the 410 sprints have been added.
The Open Wheel Madness show will still include the River Valley Builders 305 sprint cars, getting underway at 7 pm. Read more »
Food Pantry/Camera & Autograph Night and DMI Kids Candy Scramble Too!
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present Moon Shine Camo® Motorcycle Night this Saturday, August 9 at 7 pm along with Food Pantry Night and the final Camera & Autograph Night of the season.
Racing in the program will be the Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, Jake’s Carts/Enviroman super late models, River Valley Builders 305 sprints and the Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks. Read more »
Nearly $4,000 contingency cash given to 17 different drivers in successful event
Port Royal – Brent Marks of Myerstown won the biggest sprint car race of his career on Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway by claiming the 8th running of the Living Legends Dream Race.
An emotional Marks pocketed a total of $10,620 including lap money for his non-stop Dream A Main victory plus another $700 for a run in his semi main for a grand total night’s earnings of $11,320. Read more »
Fans Choose Drivers To Receive Funds
Port Royal – The list of silent auction items up for bid this Saturday at the Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race has grown and all proceeds will go to specially selected drivers as chosen by the fans.
From 4 until approximately 8 pm this Saturday night a silent auction will be held for the following items behind the grandstand: Read more »
What, Where, When: The Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race honoring Lance Dewease and Maynard Boop is this Saturday, August 2 at 7 pm. Gates will open at 4 pm. The adult general admission price is $27 with students ages 12 – 18 admitted for JUST $5.
What’s It About: The Living Legends Dream Race was begun at Port Royal Speedway in 2007 as a way to post a lucrative payoff for Pennsylvania’s 410 sprint car stars that didn’t force them to compete against an outside sanctioning body for the money. It also includes a boatload of free contingency prizes and cash, this year amounting to over $10,000 in value. In short, it’s a way to give back to all the local drivers in a special way. Read more »
Big Money, Big Names, Big Night For Fans, Drivers & Honorees Dewease And Boop
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present the eighth version of the Living Legends Dream Race for 410 sprint cars this Saturday night, August 2 at 7 pm.
This year’s Dream Race honors former car owner Maynard Boop and driver Lance Dewease. Read more »
Tyler Bear becomes first repeat winner in Port 305 action
Port Royal – Brent Marks beat a highly competitive field of 410 sprints to record his first ever Port Royal Speedway victory on Saturday night, taking $3,000 for the win while becoming the 11th different winner in 12 events held at the track so far this season.
In the super late model main Tim Smith Jr. continued the trend of no repeat winners in the division by becoming the 10th different pilot to visit victory lane in as many races this season while also setting a new 20-lap track record in the affair. Read more »