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PETTY CARS TO RACE UNDER HSC LOGO

 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Shopping Network, Inc. (NYSE: HSN) announced today that its Home Shopping Club, Inc. (HSC) logo will log some race track mileage when the familiar symbol adorns Richard and Kyle Petty's race cars for selected races during the NASCAR 1993 racing season.
 Coming together under the Home Shopping Club logo is nothing new for the father and son Petty duo. The famous racing stars appear on Club programming regularly to chat with fans and endorse sports-related products. The partnership will now extend from the TV set to the race track in a mutual support agreement.
 Speaking for the Petty team, Richard said, "We're proud to carry HSC's logo on our cars. We have a great association going with the Club. So many of our fans are also Club members. It's like old home week whenever we appear on the air at Home Shopping."
 Tune in to these races to see HSC's logo on the Petty's cars:
 KYLE PETTY - MELLO YELLO No. 42
 March 14 Atlanta 500 CBS Atlanta
 June 20 Miller 400 ABC Brooklyn, Mich.
 Sept. 26 Goody's 500 ESPN Martinsville, Va.
 RICHARD PETTY, OWNER; RICK WILSON, DRIVER - STP No. 44
 March 7 Pontiac 400 TBS Richmond, Va.
 April 25 Hanes 500 ESPN Martinsville, Va.
 Aug. 15 Champion 400 ABC Brooklyn, Mich.
 Oct. 3 Holly Frams 400 ESPN N. Wilkesboro, N.C.
 Jim Adams, purchasing vice president, said, "We're really excited about having our Home Shopping Club logo in NASCAR races, especially on the Petty's cars. The Petty name is synonymous with excellence in professional racing. Richard and Kyle are a hit every time they appear on Club programming. Our viewers love them; they are true champions on and off the track."
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 /CONTACT: Home Shopping Network corporate communications, 813-572-8585, ext. 7420/
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