Military Members get FREE gen. admission for 410 sprints, super lates, 305 sprints and xtremes
Super Late BRC Manufacturer’s Night On Tap
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will host Slivinski Law Offices Salute To The Military Night this Saturday, August 1 at 7 pm, offering free general admission to past or present members of the military, with ID. Past or present military members will need to present either a military form DD214 or a Veterans Administration card in order to take advantage of the free general admission offer.
On the racing agenda will be the Weikert’s Livestock 410 sprints, the super late models, the River Valley Builders 305 sprints and a championship race for the Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks. The super late models will race in a 25-lap, double point feature as part of Bernheisel Race Components Manufacturers Night at the track.
Each of the super late teams in attendance will receive a portion of nearly $10,000 in free racing components and gift certificates, courtesy of BRC.
Race slated for August 8 at Port Royal Speedway!
Port Royal – The amount and quantity of money and prizes up for grabs at this seasons Port Royal Speedway Living Legends Dream Race on August 8 has been announced and the list in sum total is one of if not the healthiest in the history of the event that began in 2007.
The total 410 sprint car purse alone eclipses $55,000 this year with another $2,500 in contingency money up for grabs to go along with a host of free product prizes totaling a value in the thousands including Hoosier tires, Penske Shocks, engine dynos, shock dynos, steering arms, bumpers, racing fuel, setup blocks and gift certificates to DMI, Zemco, Hank’s Performance Products, Wing’s Unlimited, Goshorn’s Racing Supplies and more.
And on top of the sprint car portion of the night, the super late models will make the Dream event even better this year with another more than $10,000 in purse money and contingency cash up for grabs. All of this means that the total night is worth an amount nearing $80,000 to the racers that attend Port Royal Speedway for this year’s spectacle that honors veteran driver and car owner Scott Haus and Ed Powell, respectively.
Aug. 8 Dream Race In Sight
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will be dark for Summer Break on Saturday, July 25 before kicking off the month of August on Saturday, August 1 with Slivinski Law Offices Salute To The Military Night, when all past and present members of the military will receive free general admission.
Sponsored by Slivinski Law Offices of Selinsgrove, the August 1 racing program will include the Weikert’s Livestock 410 sprints, the River Valley Builders 305 sprints, the Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks and the Bernheisel Racing Components Manufacturer’s Race for super late models. The super lates will race in an extra distance event that will find the field receiving some $10,000 in product giveaways and double points toward the season-long track title.
As part of the military theme for the night, specially designed and produced “Little Big Shot” super hose nozzles will be on sale at the event by the Raystown Kruisers car club.
Friese Claims Port Royal UFO Late Model Landing, Troy Miller get econo late models
Port Royal – Devin Friese of Chambersburg became the third and final leader in Saturday night’s 35-lap UFO super late model main event at Port Royal Speedway to record his first career oval victory, worth $3,000. In the 25-lap 410 sprint car main it was Greg Hodnett inheriting the lead to go on and claim his fourth Port Royal checkers of the season and in the econo late model feature Troy Miller took the win.
Dan Stone and Port Royal point leader Mike Lupfer shared the front row for the start of the UFO feature event and Lupfer took the lead on the first circuit. But Stone, who finished second a week ago, was stout around the top groove and motored by Lupfer for control on the third circuit.
NASCAR Star David Stremme To Attend! WoO tickets on sale
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will join the World of Outlaws sprint cars with the Mid Atlantic Modified tour coming up on Saturday, October 24, at 5 pm. With the addition of the Mid Atlantic Mods, the show will take on an exciting two-division format featuring not only the outlaws sprints drivers from across the nation but the far reaching mod pilots as well. NASCAR star and Lethal chassis builder David Stremme will be on hand for the event along with many other top area drivers.
The event will cap the mod tour’s 2015 season, paying at least $1,000 to win and $100 to start. “We have been thrilled with the quality of teams that have supported the tour this season,” Series Director Jeff Wentworth said. “We’re confident that the fans of Port Royal will really enjoy seeing the high-powered modifieds battle it out on the famed half-mile oval.”
UFO’s race 35 laps for $3,000, Econos get $7,000 in BRC manufacturer’s prizes
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present Whelen Engineering Juniata County Fire and Rescue EMS Night this Saturday, July 18 at 7 pm. The racing event will find the UFO Late Models invading the track for a 35-lap, $3,000 to win feature event. Also on the program is the Weikert’s Livestock 410 sprints and the Bernheisel Race Components Manufacturer’s Race for Gray’s Auto & Towing econo late models.
Prior to the event, a host of fire and rescue apparatus from area Juniata County emergency response departments will be on display and the Port Royal Friendship Fire Co. will be hosting kids firetruck rides from 5 until approximately 6:15 pm.
Rine Annihilates Late Model Chshp
Devin Hart Wins Career First In Econo Lates
Port Royal – Lucas Wolfe made a thrilling last lap, last corner pass to pick up the 410 sprint car victory at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday Night, becoming the third and final leader in the exciting and suspenseful race to record his second win of the year at the track. Danville’s Jeff Rine annihilated the super late model championship field in the 25-lap affair, winning by nearly 12 seconds for his 12th career victory at the oval. And in the 18-lap econo late model main, local driver Devin Hart led flag to flag to record his first ever Port Royal win in the division.
Logan Wagner had the pole for the 25-lap sprint car main and fought off Brock Zearfoss in the opening laps to begin streaking away from the field on the extreme high side of the speedway.
Lupfer takes fourth late model main of year, Corey Kepner gets xtremes
Port Royal – Perseverance paid off for Port Royal Speedway, fans and Steve Buckwalter at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night as the historic oval outlasted the rain to showcase the 25th annual Jakes Wayback Burgers/Trone Outdoor PA Speedweek series for sprint cars.
In the end, Buckwalter scored a $5,000 payday for the 30-lap speedweek feature win, outrunning Stevie Smith and Greg Hodnett for his third oval win of the season.
In the 22-lap super late model main, Shermansdale’s Mike Lupfer streaked to his fourth division win of the season after winning the first three shows of the year in the spring.
PORT ROYAL: Steve Buckwalter doesn't mind speed or making a daring move now and then in traffic to win a race. In fact, it's right in his wheelhouse.
Port Royal Speedway was the perfect setting for Buckwalter Saturday night. Rain and humidity throughout the day delayed the start and made for a super-fast surface that demanded dicey moves for success. Buckwalter had four wheels in the marbles at times. There were others when he had the front wheels off the ground. Still, he was able to hold off Stevie Smith to score the 30-lap Pennsylvania Speed Week victory.
"I don't know if I made mistakes," said Buckwalter, who earned $5,000 for his fourth career Port Royal victory. "I just got to lapped traffic, and they were high and low.
Kentucky’s Artie Harris & Bourbontown to perform free concert
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will host the 25th annual PA Speedweek sprint car series this holiday weekend as the historic oval posts a $5,000, 30-lap payday for the 410 sprints Saturday, July 4 at 7:30 pm.
Joining the speedweek sprint cars on the racing program will be the super late models and the Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks.
The speedweek fast timer on the night will receive $100 courtesy of Packers Concessions of Centre Hall.o
Weikert’s Livestock of Fairfield will give free can koozies to the first 500 fans entering the grandstand for the holiday speedweek event.
Port Royal – Ticket sales for the upcoming October 24 World of Outlaws sprint car event at Port Royal Speedway get opened up to the general public beginning tomorrow, June 22.
Renewals for those who wished to reserve the same seats that they had last year for the race have taken place for the last two weeks, and now open, general sales of all available seating will begin.
Advanced, reserved seats for this year’s show are available in rows 11 – 19 of the aluminum grandstand, priced at $35 each, regardless of age.
ITTPA Tractor Pull June 27
Make up date for UFO Late Models and Moon Shine Camo to be determined
Port Royal - Due to the impending rainfall from tropical system “Bill,” Port Royal Speedway has cancelled its June 20 racing program featuring the UFO Late Models.
Calls from traveling late model and sprint car teams questioning the wisdom of attempting to race started coming in early Saturday morning and with rain already in southeast Pennsylvania by 10 am, oval officials determined it made the most sense in the interest of traveling fans and racers to halt the evening of activity.
Port Royal – Weikert’s Livestock of Fairfield has taken ownership of title sponsorship of the 410 sprint car division at Port Royal Speedway as was announced Saturday night at the track. Synonymous with sprint car racing in the annals of history, the famous family business now in its third generation of ownership has proudly partnered with the track to fly the Port Royal sprint car flag.
“We’re awful proud of what we do and what we’ve accomplished,” says Weikert’s Livestock owner and president Todd Weikert of the day-to-day operations at the multi-million dollar firm. “And we’re just as proud of Port Royal for what it’s become over the last five years and a stronger relationship with Port Royal just makes good sense for us,” Weikert says.
Davis gets xtreme stocks
Port Royal – Greg Hodnett ran down and passed Doug Esh to claim the 25-lap 410 sprint car feature at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night, scoring his third oval win of the season worth $3,200. In the 22-lap super late model main, Selinsgrove’s Dylan Yoder recorded his first speedway win of the year after garnering a host of podium finishes leading up to the event.
In the 305 sprint main, it was defending track series champion Jeff Miller of Huntingdon scoring the victory while Jason Davis won his second of the year in the xtreme stock division. Esh had the outside of the front row for the start of the 410 sprint main and he took the lead at the start over polesitter Brock Zearfoss while sixth starter Hodnett leaned on Mike Wagner for third.
Renewals last for two weeks before new sales begin June 22
Port Royal – Tickets for the upcoming October 24 World of Outlaws sprint car event at Port Royal Speedway will go on sale beginning Monday, June 8. After an exciting and successful event in 2014, fans who had advanced reserved seats last year will have the chance to renew them for this season. Renewals for those wishing to reserve the same seats that they had last year for the race will take place through Sunday, June 21.
Any fans wishing to renew their seats can do so immediately by calling 1.844.347.8849. And then beginning on June 22 all remaining seats will go on sale. Reserved seats for this year’s show are available in rows 11 – 19 of the aluminum grandstand, priced at $35 each, regardless of age.Rows 1 – 10 of the aluminum grandstand will be open general admission seating for the big race this year along with all other facility seating.
Just 10-bucks gets fans super sprints, super lates, 305 sprints and xtreme stocks!
FNB Mifflintown Kids Money Scramble Offers Hundreds To Youth!
Port Royal – This Saturday night, June 13 will be Fan Appreciation Night at Port Royal Speedway, offering the low, low price of JUST $10 adult general admission for a show of 410 sprints, super late models, River Valley Builders 305 sprints and Len Krautheim Auto Sales xtreme stocks.
The night will also include the FNB of Mifflintown Kids Money Scramble on the frontstretch when some $500 in silver coins will be scattered for youth ages 12 and under to gather. Racing action begins at 7 pm with gates opening at 5 pm.
Now at the midpoint of the season, Mechanicsburg’s Lucas Wolfe currently leads the 410 sprint point standings by a few hundred points over Mike Wagner.
Buckwalter Drives Heffner To ARDC Checkers, Irvin Gets Econo Lates
Port Royal – The national stars of USAC blew through Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night for the Eastern Storm, with “The Madman,” Robert Ballou of Rocklin, Calif., taking the 30-lap, $6,000 victory in a cushion-pounding performance. In the 20-lap ARDC Midget main it was Steve Buckwalter of Royersford driving Mike Heffner’s No. 27 midget taking the victory from deep in the field.
The victory was Buckwalter’s third at the track this season counting a pair of sprint car wins earlier. It was also car owner Heffner’s third midget win of the season with as many drivers. Point leader Eric Irving of Petersburg overtook Andrew Yoder in the 20-lap championship for econo late models to close out the night.
AMSOIL USAC NATIONAL SPRINT CAR RACE RESULTS: June 6, 2015 - Port Royal Pennsylvania - Port Royal Speedway - "Eastern Storm"
QUALIFYING: 1. Shane Cottle, 3, Franckowiak-18.896 (New Track Record); 2. Jon Stanbrough, 81, Stanbrough-18.997; 3. Kevin Thomas, Jr., 17RW, Dutcher-19.007; 4. Chase Stockon, 32, 32/TBI-19.019; 5. Robert Ballou, 12, Ballou-19.019; 6. Tracy Hines, 4, THR-19.069; 7. Logan Jarrett, 29, Jarrett-19.086; 8. Landon Simon, 24, LSR-19.175; 9. Kyle Cummins, 3R, Byram-19.184; 10. Justin Grant, 40, Hery-19.198; 11. Trevor Kobylarz, 14, RT-19.240; 12. Dave Darland, 71P, Phillips/Curb-Agajanian-19.242; 13. Brady Bacon, 69, Dynamics-19.251; 14. Casey Shuman, 2x, Barnhill-19.263; 15. Chad Boespflug, 66, Amati-19.316; 16. Joey Biasi, B1, Biasi-19.393; 17. Chris Windom, 21x, Pollock-19.428; 18. C.J. Leary, 5, Baldwin-19.439; 19. Richard Vander Weerd, 39, Hogue-19.498; 20. Isaac Chapple, 7G, Goacher-19.515;
Ruby & Ritchey Feted At EMMR/Penn Central Racing Reunion
Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will host the national stars of USAC wingless sprint car racing this Saturday night, June 6 at 7 pm. The USAC Eastern Storm will hit the track along with the wingless ARDC Midgets. A championship event for the Gray’s Auto & Towing 355 Econo Late Models is also slated.
The USAC program will be surrounded by the annual EMMR/Penn Central Racing Reunion that features dozens of restored racecars from both organizations on display before and during the show. The 2015 Founders Awards will also be bestowed during the show, to veterans Elmer Ruby and Junior Ritchey. Gates will open at 4 pm. Adult general admission is set at $25 with students ages 12 – 18 priced at $7.
Satterlee Wins $4,000 Port Royal Grinestaff Memorial After Battle With Zeigler
“This is the nicest facility I’ve been at in Pennsylvania!” ~ Kevin Nouse
Port Royal – Gregg Satterlee of Rochester Mills scored the $4,000 Late Model Speedweek Charlie Grinestaff Memorial at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night, loosing the lead and retaking it to record his second career oval win in the 40-lapper. In the 25-lap 410 sprint car feature Lewisberry’s Kevin Nouse won an electrifying main event, holding off Greg Hodnett and Brent Marks for his first victory at the track since 2007.
With a stunning field of 47 super late models on hand, Satterlee drew the pole for the start of the Late Model Speedweek event with Rick Eckert lining up alongside. But Eckert fell backwards when action began as Mason Zeigler drove into second spot and began pursuing the leader.
- Kevin Nouse back in the 410 Sprint Car division and claims emotional Port Royal victory
- 410 Sprints in the card for Late Model Speedweek at Port Royal Speedway
- Steve Buckwalter holds together and scores second win of the season at Port Royal
- Port Royal Celebrates Fallen Heroes With Big Holiday Program May 23
- Big Port Royal Holiday Program May 23
- Hodnett And Parks Win Action-Packed Port Royal Features
- Hodnett in the right spot at the right time, claims Port Royal Sprint Car main
- May 9 Offers Mother’s Night And Camera & Autograph Night At Port Royal
- Buckwalter, Schmidt And Waters Claim Port Royal Features
- Free Students And Youth Baseball/Softball Uniform Night May 2 At Port Royal
- Port Royal Weikert Memorial Expands To Two-Day Show In 2016!
- Darrah Has Skills To Pay Bills For Whopping Weikert All Stars Port Royal Win!
- Port Royal Mourns Loss Of Former President Clark
- Hewitt & Dietrich Help Honor Weikert Saturday At Port Royal
- Port Royal ASCoC Bob Weikert Memorial Is This Week
- Wolfe Claims Port Royal All Star Weikert Tune Up
- Wolfe takes advantage of jump start call, speeds away to Port Royal
- Port Royal Sprints To Race In Tune Up For All Star Weikert Memorial Saturday
- Hodnett starts 13th, romps to impressive Sprint Car victory at Port Royal
- Hodnett Puts On Passing Clinic For Port Sprints Win
- Port Royal All Stars Weikert Memorial April 25 Worth $15,000 To Win
- Port Royal Offers $1 Dogs & Four-Division Racing Program Saturday
- Ott, Lupfer And Gramley Open Port Royal Season With Wins
- Ott invades and conquers Sprint Car field in Port Royal Speedway opener
- After Wednesday Practice, Port Royal Opens With Easter Night This Saturday
- March 26 And 28 Port Royal Programs Cancelled
- March 26 And 28 Port Royal Programs Cancelled, New Practice Slated April 1
- Port Royal Practice Date March 26, Opener March 28
- Port Royal Slates Practice Date March 26, Opener March 28
- Port Royal Cancels March 20/21 Weekend