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Busch Series sponsorship closes the book after 26-year run

It'll be known as the Nationwide Series in 2008, but the Busch Series will hardly be forgotten anytime soon.

Updated: November 15, 2007, 1:48 PM ET
By Mark Ashenfelter | ESPN.com

The Busch Series is almost gone, but it'll hardly be forgotten anytime soon. Next year when NASCAR's No. 2 series is known as the Nationwide Series, the only thing different will be the name.

In 2008, a series sponsored since its inception 26 years ago by Busch Beer will still feature a mix of young drivers trying to establish themselves and veterans looking to supplement their incomes the day before the Cup race goes green.

By '09, NASCAR is talking about giving ...

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