Monster Energy officially named NASCAR premier series sponsor starting in 2017

Jerome Miron—USA Today SportsSprint Cup Series driver Kurt Busch (41) during practice for the Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Monster Energy announced on Thursday it will become the premier series sponsor for NASCAR in 2017.

Following a two-year search, NASCAR announced Thursday afternoon Monster Energy will take over as the title sponsor for the sport’s premier series.Sprint made the announcement back in December 2014 that it would be leaving the sport after a 14-year p…READ MORE