Media Alert - Local Subway(R) Restaurants to Feature No. 09 Show Car Program Driven by Patrick Carpentier

    Show Car Makes Debut Prior to Grand Prix Race in Trois Rivieres

    TORONTO, Aug. 11 /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 Quebec region, on August 13 & 14, 2008, prior to the Grand Prix Event
in Trois Rivieres.
    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.


    Date                     Time                    SUBWAY(R) Location
    ----                     ----                    ------------------
    13-Aug                   4pm to 10pm             1270 Des Recollets
                                                     Trois Rivieres, QC

    14-Aug                   6pm to 12am             225 Des Forges
                                                     Trois Rivieres, QC

    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

For further information:

For further information: Dina Vieira, National Communications Manager,
SUBWAY (Subway Franchisee Advertising Trust Fund), Telephone: (416) 702-6124,

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