Governor’s work health safety order…

https://www.governor.pa.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/20200415-SOH-worker-safety-order.pdf

The conditions and requirements under the COVID-19 situation are ever changing. To offer the safest possible conditions for our fans, competitors, officials, safety crew and track employees, we are making the following requests. 

Please bring exact change when purchasing general admission tickets or pit passes. 

We also advise that you wear a face mask, although not mandatory. 

When possible, especially when standing in line, practice social distancing and be consideration of the individuals around you. 

Also, as much as we want you to join us, if you are not feeling well, please do not attend.

THANK YOU

PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY

JUNIATA COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY 

Brent Marks Picks Up First Win of the Season During Curt Hershey Memorial

Greg Satterlee and Garrett Bard Continue Dominating Ways As Well

PORT ROYAL, PA – After numerous runner-up finishes this season, Brent Marks finally parked his sprint car in victory lane following a dominating run in the Curt Hershey tribute race Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway, sponsored by Bobby Rahal Toyota of Lewistown.

Marks was 4-seconds behind Jared Esh when he took over second, but quickly tracked him down in lapped traffic using a fourth turn slider to grab the lead after slight contact. He drove away from there to a convincing 3.3-second win -his first of the season. His ninth career speedway win was worth $4,044, plus a $400 bonus for being the hard charger. He also received a $300 bonus for coming from ninth to win. Read more »

Port Royal Speedway Set to Host Largest Late Model Race in Track History with Three-Day Lucas Oil Late Model ‘Rumble by the River’

By- Justin Snyder

Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn. (August 7, 2020) – Can you feel it? It is time to ‘Light the fires and kick the tires’ as It’ll be the ‘Rumble by the River’ coming to the Port Royal Speedway August 27th-29th featuring the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series!!

The three-day event will feature some of the best late model drivers in the country competing against the River Valley Builders Super Late Model regulars for the largest three-day purse in the history of the Port Royal Speedway for the late model division. In total there will be $150,000 on the line for the drivers competing in this knock-down drag out fight for fender supremacy.

Thursday’s ‘Round 1’ will be 30-laps of distance and the winner will take home $10,000 for their efforts. The combined purse for the feature tops $43,000 and racers will get $800 to start! They will be joined by the Selinsgrove Ford Limited Late Models on the card, who will also be racing for $1500/win. Read more »

Port Royal Speedway set for three-division show to honor Curt Hershey along with Salute to the Military night

By- Justin Snyder

Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn- (August 6, 2020)- Coming off a weekend where persistent rain showers postponed the feature events until dates later this season, racing returns to the Port Royal Speedway this weekend (August 8) sponsored by Bobby Rahal Toyota of Lewistown with a three division show featuring the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars, the River Valley Builders Super Late Models and the Penns Valley Meat Market PASS/IMCA 305 Sprint Cars.

The night will be the annual ‘Salute to the Military’ night and all military veterans will receive FREE ADMISSION with a proper government military ID card or DD-214 form. Bob Timney, a military veteran from State College, Pa., who goes by the stage name of ‘Sgt. Bob’, will sing the national anthem and will provide free music entertainment presented by Butler Hill Maple Farm on the stage just outside of the frontstretch entrance gates next to the ticket offices from 4-6pm EST. Read more »

Dream race postponed…

As a result of persistent rainfall in the forecast for the rest of the night, we have made the call to cancel tonight’s 14th Annual Living Legends Dream Race at Port Royal Speedway!
The sprint car make up feature will be added to the bill on August 22nd as part of the Open Wheel Madness!
The ULMS Racing Series feature will be made up as part of the Sept. 5 Butch Renninger Memorial.
Rain checks are no good as all qualifying races were completed.
We thank you for your Patience and we’ll see you next weekend for a great weekend of racing!

Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race Preview

After a weekend hiatus, Saturday night It will be the 14th Annual Living Legends Dream Race at Port Royal Speedway featuring the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars and the River Valley Builders Super Late Models.

The two divisions combined purse will be over $70,000 with $10,000 on the line for the winner of the Sprint Car A-main and $3000 on the line for the winner of the Super Late Models. The late model show will be sanctioned by the ULMS Racing Series and serves as a make-up for their event that was cancelled earlier this season because of COVID-19. Read more »

Kyle Larson Grabs the Bull By the Horn to Pick Up Bob Weikert Memorial Finale

By- Justin Snyder

Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn.- Standing in victory lane surrounded by photographers, well-wishers, family and crewmembers, Kyle Larson wondered out loud about the trophy he was about to receive.
“Where’s that bull and do we get both of those,” asked Larson, talking about the prize only matched in stature by the $15,000 payday coming his way too. “Damn that thing looks awesome! It’s going to look great in the trophy case!” Read more »

Kyle Larson Picks Up Bob Weikert Memorial Opener

PORT ROYAL, Pa. (July 18, 2020) – Kyle Larson’s weekend in the Keystone State has been prosperous, to say the least, first claiming the Tommy Hinnershitz Classic at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday, July 17, then topping that prestigious open wheel triumph with a $10,000 victory during night one of Port Royal Speedway’s annual Bob Weikert Memorial featuring the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1.

Larson, who now owns a Series-leading nine All Star Circuit of Champions victories in 2020, started seventh on the Bob Weikert Memorial grid and rallied in a hurry, climbing his way to third just after a single-file restart with only ten laps checked off the counter, then taking second from former track champion, Logan Wagner, at the midpoint of the 30-lap program. At the time, Brent Marks was in charge of the top spot, using his outside-front row starting spot to garner the lead during the initial start. Read more »

It’s here!!! One of the biggest weekends of the season at Port Royal Speedway!

The Bob Weikert Memorial presented by Folkens Brothers Trucking and sponsored by Packer’s Concessions, LLC. and featuring the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet All Star Circuit of Champions presented by Mobil 1

Two separate $10,000 to win, $700 to start shows this coming Saturday and Sunday July 18th and 19th. Read more »

JEFF HALLIGAN OVER DYLAN CISNEY IN SPRINT CAR THRILLER AT PORT ROYAL SPEEDWAY

Gregg Satterlee Wins $3,000 Late Model Championship and Andrew Yoder
wins Limited Late Models

PORT ROYAL, PA – Dylan Cisney threw everything he had at Jeff
Halligan, but Halligan never flinched holding back Cisney for his
first career Port Royal Speedway Weikert’s Livestock Sprint car
feature win Saturday night by .061.

Cisney would slide Halligan in turns one and two, but Halligan stayed
on the gas on the cushion maintaining the lead off two. Halligan had
the bottom working in turns three and four while Cisney stayed on the
top. Read more »

Port Royal Speedway Returns With Summer Championship for Super Late Models; 410 Sprint Cars and Limited Late Models Also on Card

By – Justin Snyder

Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn- (June 8, 2020)- On the heels of two excellent nights of Pennsylvania Speedweek competition, the Port Royal Speedway returns to action this Saturday, June 11, with a three-division show featuring the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars, the River Valley Builders Super Late Models and the Selinsgrove Ford Limited Late Models.

Most recently in Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Car competition, Kyle Larson picked up the victory at ‘The Speed Palace’ to wrap of the 2020 PA Speedweek title. Not only was the win the first career triumph at the Juniata County oval for Larson, but it put an end to a four-in-a-row streak at the Speedway by Anthony Macri. Read more »

Larson Picks Up First Career Port Royal Speedway Win and is Crowned 2020 PA Speedweek Champion; Eckert Wins Late Model Feature

By- Justin Snyder

Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn- (July 5, 2020) Kyle Larson arrived in Central Pennsylvania nine days ago for the 30th Annual Pennsylvania Speedweek presented by Red Robin Gourmet Burgers as one of the hottest drivers in the country. It’s safe to say that after the completion of Saturday night’s 2nd Annual Greg Hodnett Classic at Port Royal Speedway, he’s not just hot, but scorching.

Larson overtook Logan Wagner on lap 10 and held off the heavy pursuit of Brent Marks and Rico Abreu for the remaining 20 laps to pick up his first career win at the Juniata County oval. The win was worth $10, 027 and put the final touches on what was a dominating PA Speedweek for the California native that had him capturing four victories and a championship when all was said and done. Read more »