Thousands of drivers will win instant prizes and get the opportunity
to win enough fuel for the average car to travel over 100,000 miles
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2012--
Sunoco (NYSE: SUN) announced today the start of the eighth annual Free
Fuel 5000 where one lucky driver will win 5,000 gallons of Sunoco fuel.
Between now and August, Sunoco will have spotters at thousands of retail
locations looking for automobiles sporting the familiar Sunoco: Official
Fuel of NASCAR decal. Spotted drivers will win a Sunoco gas card
instantly, and will be entered into the grand prize drawing for 5,000
gallons of Sunoco gasoline. In a car that gets at least 20 miles per
gallon, that’s enough gasoline to travel 100,000 miles.
“Every year we continue to see the excitement grow, not only from our
customers, but also from our retailers," said Drew Kabakoff, Sunoco
Brand Manager. “This sweepstakes engages customers, supports our retail
partners, and promotes our relationship with NASCAR at the street level.”
Last year, 9,445 people instantly won $10 Sunoco gift cards after being
spotted at one of 4,300 participating locations in 21 states and the
District of Columbia over the summer.
Sunoco is a leading logistics and retail company. The company owns the
general partner interest of Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL),
which consists of a 2-percent ownership interest and incentive
distribution rights, and owns a 32-percent interest in the Partnership's
limited partner units. Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. is an owner and
operator of complementary pipeline, terminal and crude oil acquisition
and marketing assets. Sunoco also has a network of approximately 4,900
retail locations in 23 states.
Source: Sunoco, Inc.
Thomas Golembeski (media) 215-977-6298