Not So New Car Give Away Selfie Contest

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Not So New Car Giveaway! Selfie Photo Contest

Are you in love with Super Cheap Car Rental? We feel the love of our loyal customers, and we think it’s time to show just how much we adore you too. Super Cheap Car Rental would like to introduce the Not So New Car Give Away Selfie Contest. At Super Cheap, we are head over heels for cars, and we know you are too. That’s why we want to offer you the opportunity to win a used car and – here’s the kicker! – all you have to do is send a selfie with a caption about why you love Super Cheap. Sounds pretty easy, right? Read on to find out how you can enter for a chance to win.

What’s the prize?
What’s in a good car? Reliability, good gas mileage, sleek style, comfort? Smooth ride? Our prize car encompasses all of that and more. We’ll be offering a 2004 to 2006 4-door 5-passenger Toyota Corolla.

We take cars very seriously. That’s why we’ve chosen a car that has great gas mileage – roughly 40 highway MPG and 32 city MPG – with a positive record in performance and a long-lasting life span. This is the little Toyota that could, with regular reviews by customers who have had their Corollas for 200,000 miles and still driving. Best of all, Corollas are low-maintenance and fun to drive!

What are the rules?
To enter the contest, all you have to do is be 18 years of age or older, fill out our application form, and upload your selfie with a brief caption explaining why you love Super Cheap Car Rentals. Make sure to enter by the deadline of March 31, 2015 to avoid missing out.

It must be an original selfie created by you alone, so get creative with your entry! Show your personality through pixels. When it comes down to the contest, you want your unique entry to blow the socks off of voters. We want all of our contestants to have fun with their selfie, so that’s why we ask that all images uphold the Facebook Terms of Service. As an inclusive contest, we ask that you leave out obscene, defamatory, derogatory, or inappropriate content. To make sure no one is hitting the spotlight who doesn’t want to, your selfie may not infringe on another individual’s copyright, privacy, publicity, or trademark rights.

Voting begins on April 1, 2015, and will be based on the number of Likes your picture receives in our contest Facebook group. No one likes a cheater! Don’t ruin the fun with multiple Facebook accounts to boost your vote count. The best way to get your votes is have fun, be imaginative, and share our contest page with your friends on Facebook. Voting ends on August 15, 2015 at 11:59 PM, so share, share, share on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to get all the votes you can.

In the event of a tie…
It’s up to Super Cheap Car Rental. Once the public has voted, officials at Super Cheap will have their hand at voting for the winner out of the photos that tied.

Counting the results
Results are based on Facebook votes. Whoever has gotten the highest number of votes and has remained in compliance with the rules above, wins! The lucky Super Cheap customer will be announced on Facebook on September 2, 2015. Once you’ve won, you have 7 days to respond to notification and collect your prize Corolla!

A couple things to remember
Keep in mind that once you’ve entered the contest, Super Cheap Car Rental has gained rights to use, reproduce, distribute, and display your photo.

Employee’s family or residential partners are prohibited from the contest, so you know you won’t be competing with any person who has ties to the company! In a Super Cheap contest, it’s all fair and square.

Are you 18 years or older, a legal resident of the United States, and a loyal customer of Super Cheap Car Rental? Then what are you waiting for! Start planning your selfie for a chance to win this incredible contest.

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