Pilot Flying J targets road trippers with $50,000 fuel giveaway

Pilot Flying J is celebrating the unofficial start of summer on National Road Trip Day, by offering a $50,000 fuel giveaway and summer deals.

With more Americans anxious to make up lost vacation time, recent surveys suggest an overwhelming majority prefer driving as the leading choice for reaching their summer destinations, stated Pilot Flying J, which is asking consumers to posttheir road trip memories and photos on Pilot Flying J's Facebook for the chance to win a $500 gift card as part of the fuel giveaway.

"When it comes to making summer memories, half the fun is how you get there," said Jason Nordin, chief operator for Pilot Flying J. "Many Americans are ready to enjoy a summer getaway and we are anticipating road trips to be one of the primary ways families choose to travel this year.