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In a sport known for speed, Monster will need every bit it can find in crafting an activation plan for its new title sponsorship of NASCAR’s premier series, with only about two months until the start of a new season.
Titles in Cleveland and Chicago. Athletes become advocates. Rams return to L.A. The Rio Games. And the debut of grand facilities. This is why 2016 is one year to remember.
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