Walmart Stores Bring NASCAR Driver Appearances, Fan Events and Unique Race Time Experiences to Miami Area

  Walmart Stores Bring NASCAR Driver Appearances, Fan Events and Unique Race
                        Time Experiences to Miami Area

Authentic Race Merchandise, Racing Simulators and Savings

PR Newswire

HOMESTEAD, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012

HOMESTEAD, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Homestead-Miami Speedway
prepares for the upcoming Ford EcoBoost 400, select Walmart stores in the area
will offer authentic NASCAR merchandise and host exclusive fan events starting
Wednesday, Nov. 14, continuing through Saturday, Nov. 17. Customers are
invited to attend these special events and enjoy racing show cars and
simulator displays – perfect to safely get behind the wheel and feel the power
of NASCAR – Nov. 14-17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., depending on the location.

In addition, Coca-Cola's Jeff Burton and Unilever's Nationwide driver Dale
Earnhardt Jr. are scheduled to make appearances at Miami-area Walmart stores
Nov. 15 – 17.

"Walmart is the champion of the racing fan, and we are committed to providing
customers with savings on authentic merchandise, as well as unique race time
experiences," said Marvin Balduff, Walmart market manager. "We want to give
fans affordability and accessibility, so they can enjoy race time with their
families and friends."

Race Time at Walmart
In addition to the fan events happening in Walmart parking lots, area Walmart
stores will feature savings on all the food and snacks fans need to enjoy the
race, plus authentic NASCAR merchandise such as T-shirts and racing flags,
with an even bigger selection of exclusive products available at
Walmart.com/NASCAR.

Participating stores in the Miami area include:

8651 NW 13th Terrace
Doral, Fla.

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Displays free and open to the public include the Hefty Show Car Simulator,
Hellmann's Show Car Simulator, Cheez-It Show Car Simulator, M&M's Show Car,
Simulator Pod and Trophy Display, Kingsford Ultimate Tailgate Truck, 5-hour
ENERGY Show Car, Coca-Cola 2-Seat Simulator, Oreo Ritz Show Car, No. 22
Shell-Pennzoil Dodge Charger, Wheaties Show Car, Coors Light Show Car, Miller
Lite Show Car, No. 24 Pepsi MAX Chevrolet and the No. 88 Diet Mountain Dew
Chevrolet.

15885 SW 88th Street
Kendall, Fla.

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Displays free and open to the public include the Hefty Show Car Simulator,
Hellmann's Show Car Simulator, Cheez-It Show Car Simulator, M&M's Show Car,
Simulator Pod and Trophy Display, Kingsford Ultimate Tailgate Truck, 5-hour
ENERGY Show Car, Coca-Cola 2-Seat Simulator, Oreo Ritz Show Car, No. 22
Shell-Pennzoil Dodge Charger, Wheaties Show Car, Coors Light Show Car, Miller
Lite Show Car, No. 24 Pepsi MAX Chevrolet and the No. 88 Diet Mountain Dew
Chevrolet.

33501 South Dixie Highway
Florida City, Fla.

Friday, Nov. 16, 2012
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Unilever's Nationwide driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. will make an appearance at
the Florida City store beginning at 11 a.m.

Displays free and open to the public include the Hefty Show Car Simulator,
Hellmann's Show Car Simulator, Cheez-It Show Car Simulator, M&M's Show Car,
Simulator Pod and Trophy Display, Kingsford Ultimate Tailgate Truck, 5-hour
ENERGY Show Car, Coca-Cola 2-Seat Simulator, Oreo Ritz Show Car, No. 22
Shell-Pennzoil Dodge Charger, Wheaties Show Car, Coors Light Show Car, Miller
Lite Show Car, No. 24 Pepsi MAX Chevrolet and the No. 88 Diet Mountain Dew
Chevrolet.

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Coca-Cola's Jeff Burton will make an appearance at the Florida City store
beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Displays free and open to the public include the Hefty Show Car Simulator,
Hellmann's Show Car Simulator, Cheez-It Show Car Simulator, M&M's Show Car,
Simulator Pod and Trophy Display, Kingsford Ultimate Tailgate Truck, 5-hour
ENERGY Show Car, Coca-Cola 2-Seat Simulator, Oreo Ritz Show Car, No. 22
Shell-Pennzoil Dodge Charger, Wheaties Show Car, Coors Light Show Car, Miller
Lite Show Car, No. 24 Pepsi MAX Chevrolet and the No. 88 Diet Mountain Dew
Chevrolet.

For additional details and a complete listing of participating Walmart stores,
visit Walmart.com/NASCAR.

About Walmart
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 200
million times per week at over 10,300 retail units under 69 different banners
in 27 countries. With fiscal year 2012 sales of $444 billion, Walmart employs
2.2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in
sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional
information about Walmart can be found by visiting
http://corporate.walmart.com,on Facebook at http://facebook.com/walmartand
on Twitter at http://twitter.com/walmartnewsroom. Online merchandise sales are
available at http://www.walmart.comand http://www.samsclub.com.

SOURCE Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Website: http://www.walmartstores.com
Contact: Katie Johnston, Mitchell Communications Group, +1-225-715-5480
 
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