Dave Mirra and Bucky Lasek to Hold Event at Gillman Subaru South

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Dave Mirra and Bucky Lasek to make an appearance and sign autographs at Gillman Subaru South on Saturday, October 13, 2012.

Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Time: 10:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.
Place: Gillman Subaru South
Location: 10575 West Sam Houston Parkway South at the corner of the Southwest Freeway

Event Details

  • Meet and Greet Autograph Session with Dave Mirra and Bucky Lasek from 10:30-1:30
  • Unveiling of the all-new, rear-wheel Subaru BRZ® sports car and the all-new Subaru XV Crosstrek
  • Subaru Shop Day where car owners can work on their own car. Gillman will supply the tools and provide technical support.
  • Over 150 cars will be on display for the Gillman Subaru Car Show. Trophies and Prizes will be awarded.

About Dave Mirra- Mirra has been competing as a Pro-BMX rider since 1992 and holds the record for most X Games medals. He is recognized as one of the World's most well-known Action Sports athletes and is credited with bringing freestyle BMX into the mainstream. Mirra joined the Subaru Rally Team USA in late 2007 earning 2008 Rookie of the Year honors. Mirra now headlines the Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team and competes in the Global Rallycross Championship behind the wheel of a 600hp 2012 Subaru WRX STI Rallycross car. http://rally.subaru.com/rallyteam.html#dave

About Bucky Lasek- - Bucky Lasek is considered one of the world’s most consistent vert skateboarder and has won 12 X Games medals, six of which have been gold. Lasek is no stranger to the world of automotive racing though and has competed in the Mustang Challenge series as well as a handful of Porsche Cup races. In 2011 he began rally training at Dirtfish Rally School where he honed his all-wheel drive skills behind the wheel of a Subaru WRX STI. Bucky signed with the Subaru PUMA RallyCross Team in 2012 with the mindset of further developing his skills from his more experienced teammates. http://rally.subaru.com/rallyteam.html#bucky

About Gillman Subaru- Gillman Subaru has been selling Subaru’s for over 20 years. It is owned by the Gillman Companies, a highly successful 70-year old Houston based chain of family owned and operated automobile dealerships. For more information visit http://www.gillmansubaru.com

About Subaru of America, Inc.- Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J., the company markets and distributes Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of nearly 600 dealers across the United States. Subaru boasts the most fuel efficient line-up of all-wheel drive products sold in the market today based on Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) fuel economy standards. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero- landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information visit http://www.subaru.com.

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