Sprint Extends Nascar Sponsorship 3 Extra Years

When Sprint merged with Nextel in December of 2004 they inherited Nextel’s sponsorship of Nascar’s championship stock car series the Nextel Cup.¬† Nextel had just entered into that Sponsorship at the beginning of the 2004 season in February. The original contract between Nextel and Nascar was a 10 year contract that would end in 2013.