For Immediate Release - October 12, 2002

NASCAR IMAGES RELEASES "2002 NASCAR WINSTON CUP REVIEW" IN UNIQUE TWO-DVD FORMAT

-- New NASCAR Home Video Released Just in Time for Holiday Sales--

Charlotte, NC., -- Representing the first home video product release in the recently announced entertainment partnership between NASCAR Images and Shoreline Media Group (SMG), the two companies today announced NASCAR Winston Cup 2002 Year In Review. The new release, which incorporates a second music video disc in the two DVD set, will be available for shipment in time for holiday gift giving 2002. This represents the first-ever NASCAR home video release in the DVD format.

The new release, available in limited quantity as either a high-quality VHS video or two DVD boxed set, provides viewers with a dynamic overview of the closest battle for a NASCAR Winston Cup championship in recent history. NASCAR's ever-expanding legion of enthusiastic fans will enjoy intense race action from each of the series' events. Created with the same award-winning production capabilities as NASCAR's television broadcasts, NASCAR Winston Cup 2002 Year in Review also features never-before-seen behind the scene footage, as well as insightful interviews with such NASCAR Winston Cup stars as Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Bill Elliott, Rusty Wallace, Mark Martin and Sterling Marlin.

NASCAR Winston Cup 2002 Year in Review, produced by NASCAR Images under an exclusive licensing agreement with NASCAR, also focuses on the amazing performances of NASCAR's young guns like Jimmie Johnson, Ryan Newman and Kurt Busch.

An additional bonus for the DVD set is a NASCAR Images-produced music video DVD that features such noted artists as Def Leppard, Saliva, Audiovent, Flaw and Greenwheel.

In keeping with the unique multi-tiered launch strategy created by NASCAR Images and SMG, the products will initially be available in mid-October of 2002 through January 2003 only via direct sales (800-856-4266) and the Internet at www.smgcollections.com. Extensive national advertising featuring full-page, four-color print ads in such publications as NASCAR Winston Cup Scene, Four Wheel and Off-Road and Circle Track, will accompany the launch of the products, with sales starting October 15, 2002.

"The launch of our NASCAR Winston Cup 2002 Year in Review title is an exciting first step in the introduction of high-quality, NASCAR-produced home video entertainment into the marketplace," said Jay Abraham, CEO, NASCAR Images. "By including such value-added features as a second music video DVD, we will begin establishing our objective of providing NASCAR consumers with really innovative and wholly unique products. We feel this first release establishes the quality level that will set a new standard for sports-themed home video entertainment."

"Like NASCAR racing itself, this wonderfully produced product offers a great deal of intense, high-energy entertainment for 75 million NASCAR fans," added Jennifer Burns, CEO, Shoreline Media Group. "The two DVD package is a great way to combine music, entertainment and racing - NASCAR style. We feel these new products are going to be a very popular item during this year's holiday season."

SMG is a Santa Monica, Calif.-based home entertainment corporation specializing in the marketing and distribution of a wide variety of sports, entertainment and automotive titles via direct and specialty retail distribution.

NASCAR Images is a marketing and entertainment company in business to leverage the sights, sounds and emotion of NASCAR through TV production, home video and promotional products and premiums for the sports' sponsors, tracks, teams and fans. A joint venture of Fox Cable Network and NASCAR Digital Entertainment, NASCAR Images is the exclusive rights holder of NASCAR event footage.

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