Atlanta Motor Speedway is pleased to announce Papa John’s as both the official and exclusive pizza of Atlanta Motor Speedway.

As part of its partnership with Atlanta Motor Speedway, Papa John’s Pizza will have a presence at the Speedway during the Labor Day NASCAR Night Race Weekend on Sept. 2-4 in addition to other events throughout the year.

Papa John’s is also partnering with AMS through its weekly summer racing series. Papa John’s will provide pizza at the track’s Thursday Thunder and MCR Safety Show-N-Shine & Friday Night Drags media day on May 18 in addition to sponsoring fireworks at the July 1 Friday Night Drags at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

"Companies and brands associate with Atlanta Motor Speedway because they are committed to a quality and leadership position, and that's consistent with our philosophy at Papa John's," said Joanne Doneski, Operations Vice President of Papa John’s.  "This is an important marketing partnership for Papa John's, as this is a great way to connect with families and race car fans.”

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:   PZZA) is the world's third largest pizza company. For 10 of The past 11 years, consumers have rated Papa John's No. 1 in

customer satisfaction  among  all  national  pizza chains  in the American Customer Satisfaction  Index  (ACSI).  Papa John's also was honored by Restaurants & Institutions Magazine (R&I) with the 2009 Gold Award for Consumers' Choice in Chains in the pizza segment.   For more information about the company or to order pizza online, visit Papa John's at www.papajohns.com.