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Target To Leave Ganassi's IndyCar Team After This Season, Ending A 27-Year Partnership

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 27 / 16

Longtime Chip Ganassi Racing sponsor Target "will leave IndyCar at the end of this season," according to Jenna Fryer of the AP. The Minneapolis-based retailer has sponsored the team for 27 years, winning 11 championships and four Indianapolis 500s during that time. The exit comes as Target is "...

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