SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Wirth Kenneth Allan JR

(Last) (First) (Middle)
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS, INC.
5008 AIRPORT RD

(Street)
ROANOKE VA 24012

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
03/31/2008
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS INC [ AAP ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
SVP, Customer Experience Off
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 6,833(1) D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Option (right to buy) (2) 02/23/2011 Common Stock 36,000 26.21 D
Stock Option (right to buy) (3) 02/22/2012 Common Stock 36,000 33.37 D
Stock Option (right to buy) (4) 02/21/2013 Common Stock 27,000 40.45 D
Stock Appreciation Right (5) 02/20/2014 Common Stock 16,507 38.03 D
Stock Appreciation Right (6) 02/19/2015 Common Stock 16,950 33.8 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Includes 1,643 shares and 1,479 shares of restricted common stock previously awarded under the Advance Auto Parts, Inc. Long Term Incentive Plan which will vest on February 20, 2010 and February 19, 2011, respectively.
2. These stock options became exercisable in three approximately equal annual installments beginning on February 23, 2005.
3. These stock options became exercisable in three approximately equal annual installments beginning on February 22, 2006.
4. These stock options became exercisable in three approximately equal annual installments beginning on February 21, 2007.
5. These stock appreciation rights became exercisable in three approximately equal annual installments beginning on February 20, 2008.
6. These stock appreciation rights become exercisable in three approximately equal annual installments beginning on February 19, 2009.
Remarks:
This Form 3 was executed by Rachel E. Geiersbach as Attorney-in-Fact for Kenneth A. Wirth, Jr. pursuant to the Power of Attorney attached hereto as exhibit 24.
/s/ Rachel E. Geiersbach, as Attorney-in-Fact for Kenneth A. Wirth, Jr. 04/10/2008
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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