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March 25, 2011 13:05 ET

Media Advisory: Free Parking in Downtown Vancouver Courtesy of Autos.ca

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 25, 2011) - Finding parking in downtown Vancouver isn't an easy task –it can be the cause of sudden U-turns, trigger a concert of honks and raise the blood pressure of many. To celebrate its recent launch, Autos.ca, the ultimate online destination for automotive information and advice on making smart car purchase decisions, introduces Free Parking Day for Vancouver drivers.

Courtesy of Autos.ca, the Free Parking Day event will take place on Saturday, April 2, 2011, to help Vancouver drivers catch a break and enjoy activities in their city without worrying about where to park.

In total, 2,000 free parking spaces will be offered at selected EasyPark lots in downtown Vancouver on Saturday, April 2, 2011 starting at 5:00 a.m., providing respite for drivers and their wallets. Autos.ca Free Parking Day teams will also offer complimentary street parking at select locations in downtown Vancouver.

Autos.ca is the ultimate website for Canadians who not only want current information on everything related to automobiles but additional advice to help them make smart purchase decisions when shopping for a vehicle. The site is owned and operated by TRADER Corporation.

The Free Parking Day initiative coincides with the Vancouver International Auto Show, taking place at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

WHAT: Free Parking Day (downtown Vancouver)
  2,000 parking spaces across four EasyPark parking garages
   
WHEN: Saturday, April 2, 2011, as of 5:00 a.m.
   
WHERE: Select streets and parking spaces in downtown Vancouver. Visit www.autos.ca/freeparking for maps and a full listing of participating EasyPark parking garages.

Photo and interview opportunities will be available.

About TRADER Corporation

TRADER Corporation is a leader in print and digital vertical media in the automotive, real estate and generalist verticals. The Company offers a broad set of services such as inventory management, web solutions, optimization of media spend and lead-generation campaigns. Its flagship site AutoTrader.ca for used cars reaches over 2M unique visitors monthly. The new Autos.ca website dedicated to new cars is the online destination of choice for automotive information and advice on making smart car purchase decisions. Trader's main brands include AutoTrader.ca™, Autos.ca™, autoHEBDO.net™, BuySell.com™, and Renters Guide. TRADER Corporation is owned by Yellow Media Inc. (TSX:YLO). For more information, visit www.TraderCorporation.com.

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