September 3, 2008
For Immediate Release
Contact: Bill Hudock: 703-760-0051
Starbridge Media Group Releases Fifth Retail Issue of Popular “NASCAR Heroes” Comic Book

Sports-Content Publisher Released “NASCAR Villains” Nationwide On September 2nd

Starbridge Media Group, Inc. recently released the fifth retail issue of its highly acclaimed “NASCAR Heroes” comic book collection, Starbridge CEO Jamie Crittenberger announced today.

In the new issue of the NASCAR Comics line, entitled “NASCAR Villains,” the notorious Jack Diesel escapes prison with a new set of villains in yet another attempt to thwart the powers of good, and to bring evil to the race track. Jimmy Dash, driving the EA Sports-sponsored car, is charged with outwitting Diesel and his new evil counterparts in order to restore decency to the racing world.

The issue marks the sixth full comic release (fifth retail) for the “NASCAR Heroes” comic book line by Starbridge Media Group. The comic book is distributed nationwide through numerous book retail chains including Books-A-Million, Barnes & Noble, Borders, and B. Dalton, as well as in convenience and sporting goods stores. Readers can also purchase the book online at and at

“As a company, we are very proud of the ‘NASCAR Villains’ issue and of the ‘NASCAR Heroes’ comic book series as a whole,” said Starbridge Media Group President Ken Hutman. “With every new release, we attract and retain more fans of the publication, and we look forward to continuing to publish compelling and dynamic comic books that appeal to the core values of NASCAR and its fans.”

Starbridge Media Group, Inc. is a Washington, DC-area based producer, publisher, rights owner, licensee, and sports marketing consultancy that is focused on the convergence of entertainment and sports, and in bridging domestic and international star sports brands with new and traditional forms of media.

Starbridge provides teams, athletes, brands, and rights owners with opportunities to drive incremental revenues, extend brand awareness and build fan loyalty via the creation of unique programming platforms and the maximization of core property assets. For more information on the company, visit