Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Sources: Angels' Dipoto Out As GM Xfinity Series Audience Lower On Fox Sports Daytona Int'l Speedway Holding Flag Exchange Phillies' MacPhail To Observe For First Few Months NASCAR Teams Look For Long-Term Value All-Star Game Prices Rising On Secondary Market ESPN Changes Format For MLB ASG Reveal NASCAR's France Wants No Rebel Flags At Events
SBD/27/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published March 27, 1995
Homestead Motorsports Complex has secured Jiffy Lube as title sponsor for its grand-opening race November 3-5. The Jiffy Lube 300, NASCAR's South FL debut, will be televised live on CBS (MIAMI HERALD, 3/24)....Time Warner, seeking to reduce its debt load, plans to sell part or all of its 24.5% stake in Atari (BLOOMBERG BUSINESS NEWS, 3/25)....Microsoft unveiled its '95 version of the Microsoft Complete Baseball Guide. The Microsoft Baseball Daily online service, which works with the Guide, is available for $79.95 per season (MLB).... Spalding Sports Worldwide and the Women's Sports Foundation announced the establishment of the Spalding Team Ball Grant Program designed to provide balls to girls' sports teams that cannot afford the equipment they need (Women's Sports Foundation)....Paul Kariya of the Mighty Ducks has signed an exclusive agreement with Easton Sports to use and endorse the company's ice and roller hockey products (NSGA RETAIL FOCUS, 3/95 issue).