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The Pit Stop


September 18, 2007 4:42 PM

Budweiser, ratings, and other news...

The worst kept secret in motorsports is finally over as Gilett Evernham Motorsports announces that Kasey Kahne is getting Budweiser as sponsor for 2008.

In other Budweiser news Tony Ponturo from the company says that NASCAR should lower the price it wants for the sponsorship of the Busch Series.

David Newton has the latest up on the Petty merger stuff.

In a fast national rating for the ABC race from New Hampshire this weekend it got a 3.3 rating which was up from the 3.0 rating it got last year when the race was on TNT.

Marcos Ambrose has finally decided to not take Robby Gordon up on his offer to race at the Dover racetrack.

The Toronto Sun reports that Red Bull Racing has been in discussions to switch from a Toyota manufacture to another one for next year.

At 1:30PM EST we are supposed to get the Dale Jr. announcement. At that time both the Speed network and ESPN News are going to be live to cover the event.

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