American Tire Corporation Donates for China Earthquake Relief & Reconstruction

Chino, California – May 16, 2008 – American Tire Corporation (ATC) has donated US$15,000 to World Hongming Foundation's Earthquake Relief & Reconstruction Fund to aid the relief and reconstruction efforts in the wake of the massive earthquake affecting China.

The magnitude 7.9 earthquake took place on May 12, 2008 has caused the death of more than 20,000 people; nearly 30,000 people including thousands of government officials remained buried in collapsed buildings; millions of people become homeless; thousands of students lost their schools.

Established in 2002, World Hongming Foundation is an IRS-approved nonprofit, public-benefit, charitable foundation organized under the Section 501(c)(3), Internal Revenue Code. For more information, see website: www.whmf.us.