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Fans enjoy behind-the-scenes look of Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, KY (FOX19) -

Fans enjoyed a behind-the-scenes look at the Kentucky Speedway on Saturday.

Fan Day allowed fans to tour the garages, media center, press box and more. Participants also got a chance to chat with Speedway General Manager Mark Simendinger. Kids enjoyed face painting and even got to make announcements on the public address system.

"Ford  and our tri-state Ford dealers are excited to strengthen our partnership with Kentucky Speedway by creating a unique, exciting Ford Fan Day opportunity that will bring the great race fans in our region a behind-the-scenes experience and the chance to explore all the speedway has to offer," said Ford Cincinnati Regional Manager Greg Wood.

Prizes were given out at the event and admission was free.

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