Aaron’s extends deal with Michael Waltrip

Getty Images

Getty Images

Michael Waltrip Racing may be dead but that does not mean that Aaron’s will stop their NASCAR advertising. On Wednesday the company announced a new deal with longtime pitchman Waltrip.

“Michael epitomizes the energetic personality of NASCAR and with this new agreement, we’ll be able to continue to support NASCAR and a fan base that has been an important audience for us over the past 16 years,” said Andrea Freeman, Aaron’s Vice President of Marketing in a press release. “To be able to continue our long-standing relationship with Waltrip through his racing, a media campaign, appearances and engagement with fans makes this truly a special partnership.”

Aaron’s will appear on Waltrip’s Daytona 500 car as well as his car for Talladega.

Sign Up Tireball Sports E-mail Newsletter

  • NASCAR News Delivered To Your Inbox!
  • Hottest Stories In NFL, MLB, NHL & More
  • Easy Access to Our Website

One e-mail sent every morning - join now!