SOURCE: Franchise Capital Corporation

December 27, 2006 10:50 ET

Franchise Capital Corporation Announces Launch of Monthly Newsletter for Enhanced Shareholder and Market Communications

First Issue Slated for January 2007 Release

TEMECULA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 27, 2006 -- Franchise Capital Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FCCN) today announced the January 2007 launch of a monthly investor newsletter designed to improve communications with shareholders and provide a greater depth of information available about the company and the progress of its acquisition agreement with Aero Exhaust, Inc., a leader in performance exhaust airflow technology.

Franchise Capital entered into a preliminary agreement to acquire the issued and outstanding shares of Aero Exhaust, whose 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. The company is currently conducting its due diligence and expects to announce a definitive agreement with Aero Exhaust within the next 30 days.

A PDF version of each newsletter, complete with photographs and other graphics suitable for printing, will be made available on the company's website at www.franchisecapitalcorp.net. Shareholders and anyone else interested in receiving a notification when the newsletter is issued, should subscribe to the Franchise Capital mailing list by entering their email address in the appropriate field on the home page of the website.

"Franchise Capital Corporation has a very interesting story to tell with its agreement to acquire Aero Exhaust, and we expect that our monthly newsletters will provide a greater depth and breadth of information for our shareholders," said Franchise Capital chief executive officer Steven R. Peacock. "Current FCCN management has prioritized shareholder communications, and a regular newsletter that summarizes the most salient events of the previous month will allow us to augment the amount and quality of information disseminated into the public domain."

To sign up to receive information by email directly from Franchise Capital Corporation whenever new press releases, investor newsletters, SEC filings, and other written material are issued, please visit http://www.franchisecapitalcorp.net.

About Aero Exhaust:

Aero Exhaust is the 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 web site, www.aeroexhaust.com.

Safe Harbor Statement: The statements in this release that relate to future plans, expectations, events, performance and the like are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results or events could differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements due to a variety of factors, including the lack of funding, inability to complete required SEC filings, and others set forth in the Company's report on Form 10-K/A for fiscal year 2005 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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