Jul 23, 2012

The Telly Awards has named Kansas Speedway as a Bronze winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for their piece titled Gladiator.  With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, this is truly an honor.

“Along with our media partner Kuhn & Wittenborn, we are proud to be recognized with a 2012 Telly Award,” said Kansas Speedway Vice President of Marketing and Sales Chris Schwartz. “Our collective goal was to create media that conveyed the passion and excitement of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Racing in a compelling way to consumers and we believe we achieved our goal.”

The winning commercial can be viewed by visiting the link below:


The Telly Awards was founded in 1979 and is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online commercials, video and films.  Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

To find out more about the Telly Awards visit www.tellyawards.com.

Tickets for Oct. 21 Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Oct. 20 Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the Oct. 19 Kansas Lottery 98.9 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race are on sale now by calling 866.460.RACE (7223) or visiting www.kansasspeedway.com.  Every season ticket comes with a Track Pass that provides you with access to the infield for the pre-race concert, driver introductions and much more! 

Parking is always free at Kansas Speedway and fans can bring in one 14x14x14-inch soft-sided cooler with their favorite food and beverages.