For Immediate ReleaseNovember 13, 2012


CHARLOTTE, NC (Nov. 13, 2012) – AAA Carolinas will open a new SuperStore at 11126 Capital Boulevard in Wake Forest, NC on Nov. 15 to provide car care, travel and insurance services to its members and the public.

The new Wake Forest SuperStore now brings the total number of AAA retail locations to 11 in the Triangle area.

“The Wake Forest AAA SuperStore increases the opportunity to serve members and the public throughout the Triangle,” said Dave Parsons, president and CEO of AAA Carolinas. “Whether looking for automotive maintenance, insurance needs, vacation services or maps and TourBooks, AAA is never far away.”

Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, the Wake Forest SuperStore will host a variety of promotions:

• Membership Week (Nov. 26-Dec. 1) – Goodie bag and $10 off gift memberships, which come with a free ornament. Drawing to win a free membership.
• Car Care Week (Dec. 3-8) – Free food from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and goodie bag. Drawing to win an oil change, tire rotation and TLC package.
• Travel Week (Dec. 10-15) – Goodie bag and drawing to win a $250 travel gift certificate.
• Insurance Week (Dec. 17-22) – Goodie bag and drawing for five $50 Visa gift cards.

Including the new store, AAA Carolinas employs 157 in the Triangle area, 1,190 total in North Carolina and another 154 in South Carolina.

AAA SuperStores are open to the general public, though AAA members receive discounts and benefits. Members receive a 10% discount on repair labor and a two-year/24,000-mile warranty on Car Care services, as well as free maps, TourBooks and customized TripTik directions.

With its expanding footprint, AAA Carolinas now is the largest full-service travel agency in the Carolinas serving nearly a half-million customers a year; AAA Car Care Center is the largest non-franchise automotive repair organization in the Carolinas with 25 North Carolina and eight South Carolina facilities; and AAA insurance is the largest independent insurance agency in the two states.

To contact the AAA Wake Forest SuperStore, call 877-776-1186. A full listing of offices and offerings can be found at

AAA Carolinas, an affiliate of the American Automobile Association, was founded in 1922 as a not-for-profit organization that now serves more than 1.8 million members and the public with travel, automobile and insurance services and is an advocate for the safety and security of all travelers.

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To see a photo of the new Wake Forest location, click here: AAA Wake Forest.jpegAAA Wake Forest.jpeg

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