Port Royal Speedway Returning with Familiar Names and New Faces for 2019

Written By: Justin Snyder- Port Royal Speedway

As the Port Royal Speedway rapidly approaches kicking off their 2019 season Sunday March 10th, they will do so with familiar partners, along with several new sponsors presenting the various series competing weekly.
Weikert’s Livestock, out of Fairfield, Pa, will once again return to the speedway as the presenting sponsor of 30 races for the 410 Sprint Car division. One of the most well-known sponsors in the racing world, the Weikert name has been synonymous with Central Pa racing since the early 70’s thanks to their famous #29 sprinter.
The company, which buys and sells cattle from coast to coast and owns farmland throughout South Central Pennsylvania, has been the presenting sponsor of the series since 2015. Along with weekly sponsorship, the Weikert name will once again be celebrated with the annual Bob Weikert Memorial, held May 25th and 26th over the Memorial Day weekend. This years event will pay $10,000 to win both nights for the 410 Sprint Cars along with $5000 to win for the Super Late Models.
River Valley Builders, a modular home building company out of Selinsgrove, will return as the presenting sponsor for the popular Super Late Models. Long a sponsor in the 305 Sprint Car division since it’s inception at the speedway, River Valley Builders will be supporting the late models for a 2nd consecutive season. The series will visit the track 21 times in 2019.
Juniata Junction Restaurant, long a staple of the surrounding community located at 5813 Williams Penn Highway in Mifflintown, will return as the presenting sponsor at the Xtreme Stocks series. The local hotspot has long supported the speedway as a contingency sponsor before moving into it’s role of series sponsor in 2017. The Xtreme stocks are on the bill 8 times in 2019.
New to the speedway for 2019, Penns Valley Meat Market of Millheim, will be the presenting sponsor for the 305 sprint car division for 9 races.
Open Wednesday through Saturday, Penns Valley Meat Market prides itself in having great quality meat at low prices and they specialize in making different varieties of their own homemade smoked products. Daily hours of operation along with weekly specials/sales can be found on their Facebook page weekly @PennsValley MeatMarket.
Finally, Selinsgrove Ford will debut as the new presenting sponsor for the Limited Late Model Series in 2019. The series will visit the speedway 12 times in 2019. Providers of new Fords and used vehicles, parts and service, Selinsgrove Ford aims to provide a unique experience to the residents in the Selinsgrove, Mount Pleasant Mills, Shamokin, Mifflinburg, Middleburg and surrounding communities.
Inquiries can be made online at www.selinsgroveford.com or in person at 10 N. Susquehanna Trail, Selinsgrove, PA 17870.
A complete schedule for all series can be found on the SCHEDULE link on the speedway’s website.
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