New Practice Slated April 1, Starting Times April 4 & 11 Moved To 5 PM

Port Royal – Impending afternoon rain has forced Port Royal Speedway to cancel the Thursday, March 26 practice session slated for tonight from 6 – 9 pm. With afternoon and late day rains and a storm front predicted on a work night when the practice was slated, it seemed the most prudent move was to call off the practice in plenty of time for everyone involved to plan accordingly.

Beyond that, the extreme harsh winter temperatures expected Saturday in the area has also forced officials to again cancel the planned season opener slated for Saturday night, March 28. Again, with nighttime lows both Friday and Saturday nights slated for around 20 and a high of 36 forecast for Saturday, prudence has dictated the move in an effort to protect the new racing surface, the racers and their equipment and the fans themselves.

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Starting Times April 4 & 11 Moved To 5 PM

Port Royal Impending afternoon rain has forced Port Royal Speedway to cancel the Thursday, March 26 practice session slated for tonight from 6 9 pm. With afternoon and late day rains and a storm front predicted on a work night when the practice was slated, it seemed the most prudent move was to call off the practice in plenty of time for everyone involved to plan accordingly.

Beyond that, the extreme harsh winter temperatures expected Saturday in the area has also forced officials to again cancel the planned season opener slated for Saturday night, March 28. Again, with nighttime lows both Friday and Saturday nights slated for around 20 and a high of 36 forecast for Saturday, prudence has dictated the move in an effort to protect the new racing surface, the racers and their equipment and the fans themselves.

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Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will spin off a practice session this Thursday night, March 26, from 6 to 9 pm before opening the gates for the first racing competition of the year on Saturday, March 28 with action slated to start at 6 pm. Gates for this Saturday’s season lidlifter will open at 4 pm with practice laps slated for 5:30.

Adult general admission for the show of 410 sprints, super late models and Gray’s Auto & Towing 355-econo late models is just $15 with students ages 12 – 18 admitted for JUST $7.

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Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway has planned a practice session for Thursday night, March 26 from 6 – 9 pm, weather permitting. The practice session will be open to any division that is slated to compete at the track in 2015. The decision to implement this practice date comes after all three prior attempts at practice sessions earlier in March have been weathered-out.

The practice session will take place just two nights before the newly slated 2015 season opening racing program, on March 28 at 6 pm. The March 28 opener will feature the 410 sprints, super late models and the Gray’s Auto & Towing 355-econo late models. 

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Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway has been forced to cancel its already pushed back season opening weekend slated for March 20 and 21. Continued rock-hard frozen ground and extremely poor grounds and track surface conditions have made the cancellation of the Friday practice session and Saturday opener a necessity.

“It’s clear as we are now a week away from what we had hoped to be the opener that there is just no way we can even think about using the grounds or track in a week,” Port Royal Promoter Steve O’Neal said.

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Sprint Winner’s Share Upped In Honor Of Swarmer

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway continues in its hope to open the 2015 season coming up on Friday and Saturday, March 20 and 21. Slated for Friday, March 20 from 6 – 9 pm will be a practice session that is open to any division on the 2015 Port Royal slate of events. And then the 2015 Season Opener will take place one day later on Saturday, March 21 at 6 pm. The March 21 season lidlifter will feature the 410 sprints, the super late models and the 355 econo-late models.

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Continued Winter Weather Forces Early Cancellation

Port Royal – The continuation of late winter weather has forced Port Royal Speedway to cancel all planned racing activity at the oval until Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21. Falling by the wayside are March 7 and 13 practice sessions and the original Opening Day program that was to be March 14.

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Schedule starts March 14, ends with three-week October run featuring sprints!

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway is the place to be for sprint car and late model racing during the upcoming 2015 racing season, set to kick off in March before ending with a three-week run on October 10, 17 and 24. The just released 2015 slate of events features nearly 40 total sprint car events including competition for 410 sprints, 305 sprints, URC sprints and the super sportsman.

And the super late models have been taken up a notch for the year ahead with their total shows jumping up to 22 in total to go along with some 14 shows for the now popular yet relatively new 355-econo late models.

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Port Royal – While finishing touches continue on the 2015 Port Royal Speedway slate of events, the season opener is set for Saturday, March 14 at 6 pm, featuring the 410 sprints and super late models. The sprint cars will compete for $3,500 to win in the opener while the super lates race for $2,000 to win.

Some 30 total race dates and a pair of Interstate Truck and Tractor Pullers-sanctioned pulling events are already on the agenda with yet a few more dates in negotiation. The STP World of Outlaws sprint cars will again return to the historic venue to close out the season on Saturday, October 24, 2015 but before that a lot of racing will take place.

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Port Royal – Season passes and seats for the 2015 Port Royal Speedway racing season continue to be on sale.

And you still have time to get your orders in before Christmas in order to give that special race fan in your life a gift that will last the entire 2015 racing season.

A season reserve seat for all oval racing events on the 2015 schedule including the exciting fairweek races in 2015 will again cost just $50.00. This pass reserves seats only and is not good for general admission to any events during the upcoming season.

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Port Royal – Season passes and seats for the 2015 Port Royal Speedway racing season are now on sale!

And as usual, they are available just in time for holiday gift giving although time is running out! A season reserve seat for all oval racing events on the 2015 schedule including the exciting fairweek races in 2015 will again cost just $50.00. This pass reserves seats only and is not good for general admission to any events during the upcoming season.

Once again in 2015, the entire main aluminum grandstand will be designated as a SMOKE FREE environment. The Keith Kauffman Family Seating area of the main grandstand will continue to be provided in Section C, where no alcohol or smoking has been permitted since 2011.

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Port Royal – The annual Port Royal Speedway awards banquet was held Saturday night, November 22 at the Port Royal Community Building.

Feted were the track champions in all regular divisions: Aumiller's Insurance 410 sprints, Jake's Carts/Enviroman Products late models, Gray's Auto and Towing econo late models, Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks and River Valley Builders 305 sprints.

While opening the awards portion of the banquet, speedway promoter Steve Oneal announced that the STP World of Outlaws sprint cars will return to the Juniata County Oval again in 2015.

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Climbs From Racer To Chants Of "Poss-E, Poss-E" In Thrilling Outlaws Port Season Finale!

Port Royal – It was a performance that the Pennsylvania Posse sprint car fans thundered in approval of and even the World of Outlaws faithful had to respect as Posse circuit driver Ryan Smith of Kunkletown beat the traveling STP World of Outlaws sprint cars at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night to claim his first ever oval and outlaws victory, worth $10,000. Outlaws champion Donny Schatz of Minot, North Dakota, who by virtue of entering the night's activities clinched the 2014 outlaws series title, chased Smith to the line at the finish.

Early in the night, 20-time outlaws champion Steve Kinser of Bloomington, Indiana, was presented a commemorative plaque for his unparalleled accomplishments in the sport and in recognition of his final race in Pennsylvania as a full time outlaws driver.

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PORT ROYAL: A week ago, Ryan Smith was disappointed with the outcome in the season finale at Williams Grove Speedway.

Smith placed second to Cory Haas. His first victory at the historic speedway was so close he could taste it.

That thirst never left and on Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway, Smith not only put last week behind him, he did one better. Failing to win that initial race at the Grove means very little if anything at this point.

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Outlaws VS. Posse showdown begins at 5 pm October 25!

Port Royal – It has been a decade since the STP World of Outlaws Sprint cars last raced at the historic Port Royal Speedway. And now the wait is over! The cars and stars of the World of Outlaws circuit will return to Port Royal Speedway this Saturday night, October 25 for a 5 pm showdown with the Pennsylvania Posse stars to close out the 2014 Port Royal Season. Purely sprint car racing is on the agenda that climaxes with a $10,000 to win, 30-lap feature event.

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Port Royal – Could 2014 be the year that Steve Kinser gets a sprint car win at Port Royal Speedway? Believe it or not, the 20-time World of Outlaws sprint car champion has never taken a victory at the historic oval but another chance is on the horizon coming up on October 25 when the STP World of Outlaws series invades the oval. Racing is slated to get underway at 5 pm with gates opening at 3 pm.

Kinser turned 60 years old a few months ago and has put together a driving legacy that can be rivaled by no other however he has yet to notch a W at The Port.

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Mike Erdley Gives Retiring Car Owner Randy Lisi One More Win In 410 Sprints

Port Royal – Jeff Geiges of Hamilton, New Jersey, bested a 48-car field of RaceSaver 305 sprints to pick up the $1,000 victory in Saturday's third annual Keystone RaceSaver Blue Collar Classic at Port Royal Speedway.

In the 410 sprint feature, Mike Erdley put an exclamation point on the end of his season as his car owner's retirement nears with his second victory of the season at the track. And in the xtreme stock main it was Todd Snook scoring the victory.

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Grant Adams takes limited lates

Port Royal – Mike Wagner II of Harrisonville kicked off the 305 sprint Blue Collar Classic weekend at Port Royal Speedway with a win on Friday night

It was Wagner's first Port Royal win of the season and the fifth overall of his career at the track.

He nearly gave the win away when he lost the lead to Jeff Miller Jr. on the ninth tour of the 20-lap main.

"I was just flirting with the inside wall a little bit and it gave me a bite," said Wagner referring to contact with the wall when he lost the lead mid-race.

"The track was fast. I made a small mistake and it cost me the lead for a little bit."

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410 sprints and xtreme stocks also race Saturday, limited lates on Friday

Port Royal – Over 50 RaceSaver 305 sprint cars have registered to enter the third annual Keystone RaceSaver Blue Collar Classic at Port Royal Speedway this weekend, October 10 and 11. The RaceSaver 305s, hosted the entire weekend at Port Royal by the PA Sprint Series 305 region, will compete both nights at the track with Friday's show going off using a regular format and purse while Saturday's 25-lap Blue Collar main pays $1,000 to win and $400 to start with group time trials setting the heat and feature starting grids. Drivers from Virginia, West Virginia, New York and Maryland will join those from Pennsylvania for the two-day 305 extravaganza at the historic oval.

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Port Royal – Ticket sales are underway for the upcoming invasion by the STP World of Outlaws at Port Royal Speedway, slated for Saturday, October 25 at 5 pm and with contingency plans put in place to protect from a loss of the program due to inclement weather, fans can purchase tickets with confidence.

Seat tickets for the highly anticipated return of the World of Outlaws to Port Royal Speedway can be purchased now at the World of Outlaws official website, located at www.worldofoutlaws.com/tickets.

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