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Budweiser has been involved in various motorsports racing for many years, including some Ferrari racing sponsorships in the past. They are one of the biggest NASCAR sponsors along with the likes of Home Depot, Coca Cola, McDonalds and many others. They even have their own annual invitational called the Budweiser Shootout at the Daytona International Speedway which has been going since 1979. As a NASCAR Sprint Cup sponsor, Budweiser has won one championship, 56 race wins, 43 pole awards, 278 top five and 472 top-10 finishes.
Some of the highlights for Budweiser Racing includes:
Neil Bonnett finished fourth in the 1985 championship with two wins and 11 top 5 finishes in the #12 Chevrolet.
In 1987, Terry Labonte in the #11 Chevrolet finished 3rd in the overall standings after garning one win, four pole awards and 13 top 5 finishes.
In 1992, Bill Elliott finished 2nd in the overall championship standings for the Budweiser team in the #11 Ford.
In 1994, the Budweiser Racing team garnered six top-5 finished, 12 top-10 finishes and one pole award.
In 1999, Dale Earnhardt Jr. joined the team in the #8 Chevrolet and drove for 5 races.
In 2001, Budweiser Racing earned 9 top 5s and 15 top-10s to finish off the season.
In 2004, Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the #8 Chevrolet finished fifth for the season with 5 victories, 16 top-5s, and 21 top-10 finishes.
In 2009, Kasey Kahne in the #9 Dodge won at the Infineon Raceway and Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Budweiser racing jackets tend to reflect red which is one of the colors of Budweiser beer logo. However, there are Budweiser jackets predominantly in black.
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