Subaru of America, Inc.'s Central Region, in Partnership with the Village of Itasca, Attempts to Set a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS®

 Subaru of America, Inc.'s Central Region, in Partnership with the Village of
          Itasca, Attempts to Set a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® Record.

-- Plans "Largest Parade of Subaru Cars" in the World --

PR Newswire

ITASCA, Ill., June 18, 2013

ITASCA, Ill., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc.'s Central
Region, in partnership with the Village of Itasca, announced today that it
will attempt to set a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record for the "Largest Parade
of Subaru Cars." The attempt will take place on July 13, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
The parade will start at 500 Park Boulevard in Itasca, Illinois.


Starting June 17 through July 8, interested participants can register their
Subaru in the parade by visiting; registration is limited
to the first 500 vehicles.

Subaru is the current GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS record holder for "Largest Parade
of Subaru Cars." In July 2009 Subaru set the record with 339 vehicles
parading on a 4.2 mile route through Itasca, IL. Subaru is attempting to
break its own record with a similar route…

In celebration of this exciting event, Subaru's Central Region will collect a
$10 registration fee with all proceeds benefitting PAWS Chicago and Salute,
Inc. For more information on these worthy organizations please visit their
respective websites at and

An official GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS adjudicator will be on site to observe and
confirm this record attempt.

In addition to going for the record and helping raise funds for two great
organizations, parade participants:

  oWill receive a special gift bag (one per car).
  oAre invited to attend Itasca Fest following the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS
    attempt. This fest is great for the entire family and features: live
    entertainment, carnival rides, food, bingo, and entertainment for
    children. For more information visit
  oAre eligible for a special event room rate of $79 per night* at The Westin
    Chicago Northwest hotel. For your convenience, this four-star,
    four-diamond hotel is located within walking distance from the start of
    the parade. To make a reservation, simply visit The event rate is good for
    parade participants only and based on availability. * Rate does not
    include tax.

About Subaru of America, Inc.

Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries
Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered at a zero-landfill office in Cherry Hill, N.J.,
the company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories
through a network of more than 600 dealers across the United States. 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

Sheriece Matias

Subaru of America, Inc.


Jim Schmitt

Subaru of America, Inc. Central Region

Tom Gehrke

Subaru of America, Inc.

Central Region

SOURCE Subaru of America, Inc.

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