Budweiser statement on Earnhardt Jr decision

Statement from Tony Ponturo Vice President, Global Media and Sports Marketing Anheuser-Busch, Inc. Regarding Dale Earnhardt Jr's decision to leave Dale Earnhardt Inc. at the end of the 2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup season: "Budweiser, Dale...

Statement from Tony Ponturo
Vice President, Global Media and Sports Marketing
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.

Regarding Dale Earnhardt Jr's decision to leave Dale Earnhardt Inc. at the end of the 2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup season:

"Budweiser, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Dale Earnhardt Inc. have enjoyed a great relationship since 1999. Dale Jr., and his father before him, have been excellent and loyal ambassadors for our company and the sport of NASCAR. Budweiser and JR Motorsports have an agreement in place to ensure Dale Jr. will continue to personally represent Budweiser through 2008, and we look forward to discussing our future with Dale Jr. and DEI in the weeks ahead."

-credit: dei

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Series NASCAR Sprint Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Teams JR Motorsports