TBC Corporation Launches “Sumitomo Supercar Speedway” Sweepstakes

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Winner to Receive Racing Expedition

\TBC Corporation (TBC), one of the nation’s largest marketers of automotive replacement tires and the exclusive distributor of Sumitomo tires in North America, announced today that it will send one lucky Sumitomo Tire Facebook fan on a thrilling, all-inclusive racing expedition as part of its Sumitomo Supercar Speedway Sweepstakes.

Beginning October 28 and running through November 30, 2013, racing fans are encouraged to visit Sumitomo’s Facebook page - http://www.facebook.com/sumitomotire - every week to vote for their favorite American Muscle Car or Import Sports Car.

Fans have the opportunity to advance through 4 virtual laps of heart-pounding, rubber burning races for a chance at the grand prize. Each week’s winning vehicles will advance to the next “lap” until a fan favorite crosses the finish line! At the conclusion of the contest; 3 winners will be picked at random from the group of entries. The final winning vehicle will be randomly selected on November 30. Fans can invite their friends to “Like” Sumitomo’s Facebook page - http://www.facebook.com/sumitomotire - so that they can race against each other.

“Sumitomo tires can be found on a wide variety of high powered, high performance vehicles,” commented Jon Vance, TBC Wholesale Senior Director of Marketing. “Those owners appreciate the outstanding handling, cornering and all-season traction capabilities of Sumitomo and the great value they get for their money. We want to show our fans the same appreciation by giving them a chance to drive their favorite rides over a virtual finish line. Plus, they have an opportunity to enjoy a fantastic racing-themed experience,” he added.

The grand prize package includes:

  •     Round-trip coach class air travel for two to Charlotte, North Carolina
  •     Car rental for duration of trip
  •     Four day/three night hotel accommodations
  •     Stock car driving experience for winner provided by Charlotte Motor Speedway (http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com)
  •     Admission to the stock car Hall of Fame for winner/guest (http://www.nascarhall.com)
  •     Pre-paid Visa card to winner for incidentals

The second and third place contestants also will receive Visa gift cards values at $300 and $200 respectively.

Visit http://www.facebook.com/sumitomotire or http://www.sumitomotire.com for complete contest rules and details.

About TBC Corporation Headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, FL, TBC Corporation (TBC) is one of the nation's largest marketers of automotive replacement tires through a multi-channel strategy. The Company is a wholesale supplier to independent regional tire retailers and distributors throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Additionally, TBC's wholesale group operates Carroll Tire, a regional tire wholesale distributor servicing independent tire dealers across the United States. TBC's retail group operates more than 2,700 franchised and company-operated tire and automotive service centers under the brands Tire Kingdom®, Merchant's Tire & Auto Centers®, NTB®-National Tire & Battery®, Big O Tires®, Midas®, and SpeeDee Oil and Lube®.

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Regina M. Tracy
TBC Retail Group
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