Portland Historic races signs sponsor

Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab announces sponsorship with the Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races to benefit the Children's Cancer Association. BEAVERTON, Ore. - June 5, 2002 - Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab will sponsor the popular Food and Wine ...

Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab announces sponsorship with the Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races to benefit the Children's Cancer Association.

BEAVERTON, Ore. - June 5, 2002 - Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab will sponsor the popular Food and Wine Pavilion at the Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races July 12, 13 and 14 at Portland International Raceway. The Food and Wine Pavilion is a fundraiser for the Children's Cancer Association (www.childrenscancerassociation.org).

The Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab Food and Wine Pavilion is one of many family activities at the three-day event, which focuses on racing by more than 200 prestigious and celebrated vintage racecars. The pavilion offers historic race spectators a first-class chalet at an affordable price. A $15 per day admission charge includes a souvenir glass, unlimited tastings of quality foods, and six beverage coupons good toward regional wines and microbrews (non-alcoholic beverages are available as well).

"We at Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab are proud to sponsor this exciting event and support the Children's Cancer Association," said Dave Richardson, general sales manager. "What a great way to have fun and help kids that need it most!"

Kuni is a family-owned dealership that sells BMW, Saab and Cadillac. The company has proudly been selling cars in the Oregon market for 32 years. This marks the second year that Kuni has sponsored the Portland Historic Races. The sponsorship combines the automotive group's passion for fine automobiles with supporting a worthwhile cause.

The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races take place Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Three-day admission is $40; Friday only is $10; Saturday or Sunday only is $25. Tickets for children 12 and under are free. Discounted $5 off tickets are available exclusively at all Baxter Auto Parts locations. Regular price tickets are available through Ticketmaster (503/224-4400 or ticketmaster.com). Parking outside PIR is free; an inside parking pass costs $10 per day.

For additional event information, call the event hotline at 503.228.3119 or visit www.portlandhistorics.com.

-ph-

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