On Friday, February 15, at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas, Miller Lite which sponsors the #2 car driven by NASCAR great Kurt Busch is placing a $2,500 bet that Busch will beat out the car sponsored by beer rival Budweiser.
Miller has also put $25,000 on a bet that by the end of 2008, theyll be ahead of the Bud car in the polls.
And if Busch beats his Bud rival at the Daytona 500, Miller wont be stuffing their pockets theyre donating all their winnings to the Kurt Busch Foundation, a childrens sports charity.
And while Bud has yet to bite on the bet, dont look for a fight between the racing rivals.
Miller spokesperson Dockery Clarke says, Its just a fun way to show theres more to racing than what you see. But I hope Busch wins, and hes up there on the podium drinking out of a big oversized Miller Lite bottle!
And there are no sore losers if Miller loses the year- long wager, theyll still make a $5,000 donation to the charity.
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