SOURCE: Franchise Capital Corporation

October 20, 2007 11:08 ET

Franchise Capital Corporation Alerts Shareholders to Aero Exhaust Segment in "NASCAR Performance" Show on SPEED Channel

MURRIETA, CA--(Marketwire - October 20, 2007) - Franchise Capital Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FCCN) today announced that Aero Exhaust, Inc., a world leader in performance exhaust airflow technology and NASCAR Performance Partner, which Franchise Capital has recently acquired, will have its products featured in a Car Care Know How segment of "NASCAR Performance" airing on SPEED Channel Sunday, October 21, 2007 at 8:00 am EDT.

This week's Car Care Know How segment addresses problems with mufflers and exhaust systems and highlights the advantages of using a performance exhaust product such as those of Aero Exhaust.

Broadcast weekly on SPEED, "NASCAR Performance" brings together two of the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series' top crew chiefs -- Chad Knaus and Robert "Bootie" Barker -- for a discussion of the technical aspects of NASCAR racing. Hosted by long-time crew chief and "NASCAR on FOX" broadcaster Larry McReynolds, "NASCAR Performance" includes regular consumer features from a number of automotive care experts. Each broadcast also includes a Car Care Know How segment, hosted by NASCAR commentator Ray Dunlap, that features NASCAR automotive aftermarket partners.

The acquisition of Aero Exhaust by Franchise Capital was completed on October 4, 2007 with a share exchange between the two companies. Subsequently, management announced a planned roll-up strategy, under which the company will seek out opportunities to build shareholder value through the acquisition of additional synergistic operations in the automotive supply and performance products market segments.

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About Aero Exhaust:

Aero Exhaust is a world leader in performance exhaust airflow technology, manufacturing and distributing the most technologically advanced muffler on the market. Its product lines are built to the highest industry standards and offer the consumer a lifetime warranty. Aero Exhaust has been issued U.S. and Australian patents on its innovations and development in the exhaust industry, and its mufflers are available worldwide through major retailers, mass merchant centers, automotive aftermarket supply stores and wholesalers. Aero Exhaust mufflers are an exclusive National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) Performance product and carry the prestigious NASCAR brand on product, packaging and related media. NASCAR legend Rusty Wallace is the official spokesperson for Aero Exhaust products. Additional information on Aero Exhaust's products, race team, and motorsports ventures can be found on its corporate website,

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