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  • Strictly Stock (1949)
  • Grand National (1950-1970)
  • Winston Cup (1971-2003)
  • Nextel Cup (2004-2007)
  • Sprint Cup (2008-present)
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Q: What was the Nascar series called before the Sprint Cup or Nextel Cup?
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