SONIC Drive-In News

Founded: 1953

SONIC, America's Drive-In is a drive-in restaurant chain.

SONIC® Drive-In is elevating its burger experience once again with the new Steak Butter Bacon Cheeseburger.
October 26th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In will donate $1 million this fall as part of its Limeades for Learning initiative to fund classroom projects submitted by local teachers across the communities SONIC serves.
September 30th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In today launched a new, scripted advertising campaign and creative platform that will journey into the minds of guests to spotlight the brand’s unique personality and menu innovations.
September 27th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is making snacking even sweeter this fall with new Fried Cookie Dough Bites a la Mode, a snackable treat based on a favorite evening snack.
September 22nd, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In congratulates the winning drive-in teams from Summertown, Tenn., Krum, Texas and Gainesville, Fla. for being named the top three crews in the 2022 DR PEPPER SONIC GAMES.
September 19th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is bringing the elevated flavor of fine dining right to the drive-in with the new Chophouse Cheeseburger!
August 23rd, 2022
SONIC fans demanded more pickles, and America’s Favorite Drive-In is giving them what they want.
August 9th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In just introduced an all-new way to enjoy the delicious flavors of a churro with the new Churro Shake.
July 26th, 2022
America’s Favorite Drive-In is going mini! This summer, SONIC Drive-in and ZURU 5 Surprise Mini Brands will introduce all new, exclusive “Mega Mini” toy replicas of some of your favorite SONIC menu items and Carhop accessories.
July 6th, 2022
SONIC Drive-In is bringing back the Shark Week Slush for a limited time to celebrate Discovery Channel’s most anticipated event of the summer. The Shark Week Slush is available at participating SONIC locations starting June 27.
June 29th, 2022
At a time when value is more important than ever, SONIC® Drive-In is kicking off a new Summer Snacking Menu that fits fans’ on-the-go summertime schedules and allows them to make the most of their snacking budget.
June 7th, 2022
Just in time for summer, SONIC® Drive-In is introducing the new SOUR PATCH KIDS® Slush Float.
May 24th, 2022
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Day on Tuesday, May 3rd, SONIC Drive-In will match up to $1.5 million in donations to DonorsChoose.
April 29th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is introducing a new mouthwatering cheeseburger that offers an unexpected twist that’s perfect for pickle lovers, The Big Dill!
April 27th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In launched the new SONIC Slush Ring: a mood ring accessory that sparks memories of the early 2000s.
April 1st, 2022
March 29th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is bringing back the popular Brownie Batter and Yellow Cake Batter Shakes, two authentic, hand-mixed treats made with Real Ice Cream and inspired by the taste and texture of batter that’s straight from the mixing bowl!
March 21st, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is introducing the Bacon on Bacon Quarter Pound Double Cheeseburger, a cheeseburger perfected for bacon lovers!
February 24th, 2022
Claudia San Pedro, Head of the Limited Service Category and President for SONIC, has been awarded the restaurant industry’s highest honor - Restaurant Leader of the Year.
February 9th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is bringing back two treats featuring America’s Favorite Cookie!
January 27th, 2022
SONIC® Drive-In is bringing back its cheesy, classic Patty Melt to drive-ins across the nation. Starting at just $3.99*, guests can experience this savory delight beginning Dec. 27, while supplies last.
December 28th, 2021
SONIC recently sent some of the brand’s top fans on TikTok a giant 444-ounce version of the famous SONIC Route 44® cup and asked them what they would do with 444 ounces of their favorite SONIC drink.
November 23rd, 2021
Through the Limeades for Learning initiative, SONIC® Drive-In, in partnership with education nonprofit DonorsChoose, is able to provide essential funds needed for learning materials and innovative teaching techniques.
November 16th, 2021
Just in time for the holiday season, SONIC Drive-In is back with the latest collection of giftable apparel.
November 11th, 2021
The Vitamin Shoppe
The Vitamin Shoppe
The Vitamin Shoppe
SONIC® Drive-In is bringing back the fan-favorite Garlic Butter Bacon Burger with some delicious upgrades at participating Drive-Ins nationwide.
November 2nd, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In is debuting SONIC Drink Mix Singles-To-Go in its wildly popular Cherry Limeade, Ocean Water®, and Strawberry Lemonade flavors.
October 14th, 2021
Starting next Monday, Sept. 27, SONIC® Drive-In is serving up two limited-time menu options that are sure to excite tastebuds with the new Broccoli Cheddar Tots and Mocha Crunch Blast.
September 23rd, 2021
Following SONIC Drive-In’s Local SONIC Swag drop earlier this year, the brand is back with a new merch collection for guests to champion the high-spirited SONIC brand.
September 16th, 2021
ONIC® Drive-In combines two of its classic menu items to create the new limited time only SONIC® Grilled Cheese Burger.
September 1st, 2021
SONIC provides the perfect afternoon pick-me-up with the introduction of a new limited time only line of Uncorked Slushes.
August 27th, 2021
SONIC has added a new, limited-time-only Banana Pudding Shake to its delicious dessert lineup, creating a creamy, sippable version of a classic childhood treat that features the comforting taste of banana pudding.
August 3rd, 2021
SONIC released its new, limited time only Shark Week Slush, a diorama of refreshing, tropical flavor to delight the senses while diving into one of the Discovery’s most anticipated programs of the summer.
July 16th, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In introduces the new limited time only SONIC® Crave Cheeseburger, perfected with a sweet and tangy, craveable sauce.
July 7th, 2021
SONIC®,  America’s Drive-In®, is serving up the new Red, White & Blue Slush Float, an icy-cold, layered treat just in time for Fourth of July celebrations and summertime.
July 1st, 2021
]This week, SONIC® Drive-In is challenging three popular TikTok personalities to hack the SONIC menu in an attempt to recreate fan favorites using ingredients gathered from other fast-food or convenience store locations.
June 22nd, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In is continuing its reign as the Ultimate Drink Stop® and taking Summer sips to the next level with its new Bursting Bubbles.
June 2nd, 2021
Scooter's Coffee
Scooter's Coffee
Scooter's Coffee
SONIC® Drive-In introduces the new limited-time-only Popcorn Chicken Po’ Boy, a mouthwatering new sandwich influenced by the bold flavor of Louisiana cuisine.
May 27th, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In adds two limited-time-only desserts to its Blast lineup, with the new Cheesecake Blast and Strawberry Cheesecake Blast.
May 4th, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In puts a tasty Southwestern twist on two of its classic menu items to create the new Twisted Texan Cheeseburger and Footlong Quarter Pound Coney.
May 3rd, 2021
This Teacher Appreciation Month, SONIC® Drive-In is celebrating teachers in more than a million ways through Limeades for Learning.
April 28th, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In introduces a complete bacon experience like never before with the new Bacon Jam Cheeseburger.
March 29th, 2021
SONIC® Drive-In puts its own spin on the distinct, slow-burned flavor of Mesquite barbecue and sears rich, indulgent butter into the burger to create its newest menu item: the Mesquite Butter Bacon Cheeseburger.
February 26th, 2021
SONIC Drive-In, a popular quick-service restaurant concept with more than 3,600 drive-ins in the United States, plans to open its first drive-in in the state of Alaska later this year.
January 15th, 2019
SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC) brings the heat this winter with a new warm and tasty menu item - Hearty Chili Bowl.
January 2nd, 2019
SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC) adds a new Steakhouse Bacon Cheeseburger so you can enjoy the classic sizzling flavors of a steakhouse burger from the comfort of your own car.
November 29th, 2018
SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC) is expanding its snack lineup with the Sweet Pretzel Twist, a cinnamon-sugar take on the popular salted Soft Pretzel Twist.
October 31st, 2018
Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC), the nation’s largest chain of drive-in restaurants, today announced results for its fourth fiscal quarter ended August 31, 2018.
October 17th, 2018
SONIC® Drive-In (NASDAQ: SONC) is adding a beloved Philly staple to its robust menu with the Classic and Spicy Footlong Philly.
October 8th, 2018
Teriyaki Madness
Teriyaki Madness
Teriyaki Madness

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