Expectations High For NASCAR On NBC NBC Lands New Advertisers For Race Coverage Daytona Int'l Speedway Holding Flag Exchange Xfinity Series Audience Lower On Fox Sports NASCAR Teams Look For Long-Term Value NASCAR's France Wants No Rebel Flags At Events NASCAR Supports Confederate Flag Removal Minding My Business: Sonoma's Frank Gullum Microsoft Adds NASCAR, Hendrick Deals Earnhardt An Influential Voice On Drivers Council
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MOTORSPORTS MARKETING NEWS
Published June 2, 1995
MBNA America Bank, N.A. has announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement for Dover Downs Int'l Speedway's annual NASCAR Winston Cup and Busch Grand National weekend in September. The Grand National race will be titled the MNBA 200. MBNA already issues NASCAR and IndyCar affinity MasterCards....Darrell Waltrip's "Racing weekly," a TV program featuring an inside look at NASCAR racing, can now be seen Friday at 11pm on The Family Channel. The program is produced by World Sports Enterprises....World Connect Communications has been selected as the Officials prepaid Phone Card provider of IndyCar. IndyCar and World Connect hope to distribute team and sponsor phone cards and other specialty cards...Daytona USA, the interactive motorsports attraction to be built at the Daytona Int'l Speedway, has its breaking ground on June 30 with completion expected in a year (ERNIE SAXTON MOTORSPORTS SPONSORSHIP NEWS).