PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (Oct. 29, 2013) — TBC Corp. will send one Sumitomo Tire Facebook fan on an all-inclusive racing expedition as part of its Sumitomo Supercar Speedway Sweepstakes.
TBC said the sweepstakes runs now through Nov. 30, and racing fans can visit Sumitomo's Facebook page every week to vote for their favorite American muscle car or import sports car. Fans have the opportunity to advance through four virtual laps for a chance at the grand prize.
Each week's winning vehicles will advance to the next "lap," TBC said, until a fan favorite crosses the finish line. At the conclusion of the contest, three winners will be picked at random from the group of entries.
The final winning vehicle will be randomly selected on Nov. 30. Fans can invite their friends to "Like" Sumitomo's Facebook page so they can race against each other.
"Sumitomo tires can be found on a wide variety of high-powered, high-performance vehicles," said Jon Vance, TBC wholesale senior director of marketing.
"Those owners appreciate the outstanding handling, cornering and all-season traction capabilities of Sumitomo and the great value they get for their money. We want to show our fans the same appreciation by giving them a chance to drive their favorite rides over a virtual finish line. Plus, they have an opportunity to enjoy a fantastic racing-themed experience."
The grand prize package includes:
- Round-trip coach class air travel for two to Charlotte, N.C.;
- Car rental for duration of trip;
- Four day/three night hotel accommodations;
- Stock car driving experience for the winner provided by Charlotte Motor Speedway;
- Admission to the stock car Hall of Fame for winner/guest; and
- Pre-paid Visa card to the winner for incidentals.
The second and third place contestants also will receive Visa gift cards valued at $300 and $200 respectively.