Courtesy of Port Royal Speedway
Port Royal Speedway- PORT ROYAL, Penn. (April 5, 2023)- Port Royal Speedway is set to celebrate Easter weekend with a three-division spectacular featuring the Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars, the Selinsgrove Ford Super Late Models and the season debut of the PA Sprint Series PennsValley MeatMarket 305 Sprint Cars on Saturday, April 8th.
As a bonus for the kids, there will be a Kids Candy Scramble that will take place prior to the night’s events in the Infield Family Section.
The Weikert’s Livestock 410 Sprint Cars will compete for $5000 to win, while the Selinsgrove Ford Super Late Models will be vying for a $4000 winner’s share.
Pit gates will open at 3:00 pm, while General Admission gates will open at 4:00 pm. Racing is set to kick off at 6:00 pm. General Admission is $20, Student Admission is $10, while Pit Admission is $35.
Lucas Wolfe scored a popular victory last week in 410 Sprint Car action with a late-race pass of Danny Dietrich. After two 2023 racing events, Dietrich leads the point standings by a slim margin of ten points over Anthony Macri. Dylan Cisney (-45), Devon Borden (-55) and Justin Whittall (-55) make up the rest of the top five.
Meanwhile, Drake Troutman dominated last weekend’s Super Late Model event as he led flag-to-flag to score his first career Port Royal Speedway victory. Rick Eckert currently leads the way in the series point standings with a 20-point margin over Jeff Rine. Gregg Satterlee (-25), Hayes Mattern (-25) and defending track champion Colton Flinner (-35) make up the rest of the top five.
This will be the first of 10 scheduled PA Sprint Series 305 Sprint Car events for the 2023 racing season and its Garrett Bard entering the season as the defending points champion at the Speedway. Ken Duke, Doug Dodson, Mike Melair and Kenny Heffner made up the rest of the 2022 top-five and you can expect a large field of cars all vying for a shot of overtaking Bard as the series 2023 champion.
As standard, racing will again be broadcast via PPV on FloRacing and more information regarding subscription pricing can be found at www.floracing.com.
Stay tuned to our website www.portroyalspeedway.com and our various social media outlets throughout the week for any changes and updates and we look forward to seeing you at the track!