Controversial ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ coin found a way to sponsor NASCAR driver after all
Fans wearing masks and face coverings cheer during the NASCAR Cup Series Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on August 2, 2020, in Loudon, N.H.. - Maddie Meyer/Getty Images North America/TNS

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A controversial “Let’s Go Brandon”-inspired sponsor has found a way to capitalize on a driver’s popularity while abiding by NASCAR’s rules. The LGBcoin.io cryptocurrency company, whose first three letters reference the viral slogan, announced Saturday morning that it has agreed to a two-year sponsorship and personal endorsement deal with NASCAR Xfinity Series driver Brandon Brown, whose name inspired the chant. NASCAR previously denied a request by Brown’s Brandonbilt Motorsports team for the company to serve as its primary sponsor for the full 2022 season and appear on Brown...