TORONTO, July 21 /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 Ottawa, and surrounding region, from July 23 to July 27, 2008.
The show car program will feature the 2008 No. 9 SUBWAY(R) Dodge show
car. The SUBWAY(R) Restaurant chain is 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.
In 2007, Patrick Carpentier turned heads by qualifying on the pole for
his first ever NASCAR race; the first NASCAR Nationwide Series event at
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal. He went on to lead 14 laps of the event
and finish an extremely impressive second in that race.
WHEN & WHERE:
Date Time SUBWAY(R) Location (Ottawa)
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July 23 9 am to 9pm St. Laurent Shopping Centre
1200 St. Laurent Blvd.
July 24 9 am to 9pm World Exchange Plaza
111 Albert St.
July 25 9 am to 9 pm Place D'Orleans Shopping Centre
110 Place D'Orleans Dr., Suite 2180
July 26 11 am to 5 pm Subway Cheneville (Quebec)
90 Albert Ferland
July 27 10 am to 4 pm Perth Mews Mall (Perth, Ontario)
80 Dufferin St.
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,