The down economy and loss of sponsorship has clearly affected a slate of teams entering the 2012 season. That’s abundantly clear in the lowered overall team numbers at elite organizations such as Roush Fenway Racing and Richard Childress Racing. But the impact is not over. Look for at least one team currently in the top 40 to not make it to season’s end as lack of sponsorship becomes too much of a barrier to overcome. —Lee Spencer and Rea White
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