TORONTO, Sept. 5 /CNW/ -
SUBWAY(R) Restaurants, the world's leading franchise of submarine
sandwiches, will host a local NASCAR show car event at various Subway stores
in the Edmonton region, on Sept 5 & 6, 2008.
The show car program will feature the 2008 No. 9 SUBWAY(R) Dodge show
car. The SUBWAY(R) Restaurant chain was a primary sponsor of the No. 9 Dodge
driven by Patrick Carpentier at the NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge
NASCAR Nationwide Series race in Montreal on August 2, 2008.
Patrick Carpentier recently finished second in the NASCAR race held in
Montreal on August 2, 2008, which is an impressive achievement in his driving
career. In 2007, Patrick Carpentier turned heads by qualifying on the pole for
his first ever NASCAR race at the first NASCAR Nationwide Series event held at
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.
WHEN & WHERE:
Date Time SUBWAY(R) Location
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5-Sept 11:30am to 2pm 13675 St. Albert Trail
5-Sept 3pm to 6pm 18575 Stony Plain Rd
6-Sept 11:30am to ??? South Edmonton Commons Mall
23 ave and Calgary Trail
About SUBWAY(R) Restaurants:
The SUBWAY(R) restaurant chain is the world's largest submarine sandwich
franchise, with more than 29,546 locations in 87 countries, including over
2,200 locations in Canada. In 2002, the SUBWAY(R) chain surpassed McDonald's
in the number of restaurants open in the United States and Canada.
Headquartered in Milford, Conn., the SUBWAY(R) restaurant chain was cofounded
by Fred DeLuca and Dr. Peter Buck in 1965. That partnership marked the
beginning of a remarkable journey - one that made it possible for thousands of
individuals to build and succeed in their own business. The SUBWAY(R) chain
was named the number one franchise opportunity in all categories by
Entrepreneur magazine in its Annual Franchise 500 ranking for 2005 - for the
14th time in 18 years! For more information about the SUBWAY(R) restaurant
chain, visit www.subway.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Dina Vieira, National Communications, Manager,
SUBWAY (Subway Franchisee Advertising Trust Fund), Telephone: (416) 702-6124,