Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations – Firestone & Tire Rack Indy 500 – Win Pack and a $100 Sponsor-Specified Gift Card to be used for Tires and Tire Rack Custom Wheels Package installation
THE FIRESTONE & TIRE RACK INDY 500® SWEEPSTAKESNO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WINVOID WHERE PROHIBITED
Sweepstakes Period: The Firestone and Tire Rack Indy 500® Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 10:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 12, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on August 23, 2020 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sponsor’s clock is the official “timekeeper” of this Sweepstakes.
Eligibility: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S., D.C., 18 years of age or older, as of the date of entry. (“Entrants”). Employees of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC (the “Sponsor”), INDYCAR, LLC, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, LLC, The Tire Rack, Inc., their respective parents, subsidiaries, and affiliate companies and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) and persons with whom they are domiciled, Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), any of their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, the Sweepstakes judges, and their respective immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, visit firestonetireracksweeps.com (“Website”) and follow the instructions to complete and submit the registration form. You will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes (“Website Entry”) and will then be prompted with additional opportunities to earn additional entries as follows.
Via Facebook Share: After completing your initial entry via registration on the Website, click on the Facebook “Share” button to share a unique link to the Sweepstakes with your friends and/or family to receive one (1) additional entry (“Facebook Share Entry”). If any of your friends click on this link, that person will be directed to the Website, where he/she will be prompted to register for the Sweepstakes. Limit ten (10) Facebook Share Entries per person/email address.
Via Twitter Share: After completing your initial entry via registration on the Website, click on the Twitter “Share” button and tweet the Sweepstakes with your followers. You will receive one (1) additional Sweepstakes Entry for your tweet (“Twitter Entry”) during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit one (1) Twitter Entry per person/email address/Twitter account.
Via email: After completing your initial entry via registration on the Website, click on the email “Share” button to share a unique link to the Sweepstakes with your friends and/or family via email to receive one (1) additional entry (“Email Share Entry”). If any of your friends click on this link in the email they receive, that person will be directed to the Website, where he/she will be prompted to register for the Sweepstakes. Limit ten (10) Email Share Entries per person/email address.
Collectively, Website Entries, Facebook Share Entries, Twitter Entries and Email Share Entries shall be referred to as “Entries”. Limit eleven (11) Sweepstakes Entries per person/email address, consisting of one (1) Website Entry and any combination of up to ten (10) Additional Entries, subject to their individual entry limitations as described above.
If you enter using your web-enabled mobile device, standard data rates may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Wireless service may not be available in all areas. This Sweepstakes and the awarding of the prizes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC and not to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. The information you provide will only be used in connection with this Sweepstakes or in connection with Promotional or other activities of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC. and The Tire Rack, Inc. All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and The Tire Rack Inc. and will not be returned. Receipt of Entries may be acknowledged, but such acknowledgment is not binding upon Sponsor or Administrator.
Use of computer programs and other automatic means to participate is prohibited. Entries generated by script or bot are not eligible. The use of script, macro or automated devices (or any other devices intended to automate or subvert any aspect of participation) to enter is prohibited. If Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that an Entrant has used an automated or similar device to enter or is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules, all Entries received by that Entrant will be void. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider may apply.
Random Drawing and Winner Notification: The winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about August 24, 2020 at approximately 12:00 p.m. ET, from among all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by the Administrator of the Sweepstakes, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. The decisions of the Sponsor and judges are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on total number of eligible Entries received. Potential Grand Prize winners will be required (except, for publicity release, where prohibited by law) to sign and return a Declaration of Eligibility, Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form and a Publicity Release within five (5) days of notification attempt or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. First Prize winners will be required to execute and return an address confirmation/eligibility verification form via email within five (5) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Noncompliance may result in disqualification and an alternate eligible entrant may be selected. A 1099 tax statement will be filed with the U.S. IRS for the Grand Prize winners.
Prizes and Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”): Five (5) Grand Prizes will be awarded: A Firestone Tires and Tire Rack Custom Wheels Package, a Firestone Racing & Tire Rack Prize Pack and a $100 Sponsor-Specified Gift Card to be used for Tires and Tire Rack Custom Wheels Package installation. ARV: $$1,850 each. Twenty-Five (25) First Prizes will be awarded: A Firestone Racing & Tire Rack Prize Pack. ARV: $$200 each. Total ARV of all prizes: $14,250.
Prize Restrictions: Firestone Tires and Tire Rack Custom Wheels Package includes four (4) Firestone Tires and four (4) Tire Rack custom wheels to be selected by winner through Tire Rack.com. Custom wheel retail value as stated on Tire Rack.com of up to $800 (including tire pressure sensors, if required), plus mounting and balancing is included. Complete details of Grand Prize tire/wheel selection and fulfillment to be provided at time of prize award. Prior to selecting a set of tires and/or custom wheels, Grand Prize winners are required to consult their automobile owner’s manual, Tire Rack.com and/or their local authorized Firestone retailer to ensure proper size fitment for their automobile. Prize components of Firestone & Tire Rack Prize Pack are in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor (except for tire portion of Grand Prize which is subject only to the express limited warranties provided by Sponsor on its tires). Winners are responsible for applicable federal, state, local, provincial and municipal taxes (if any) and all other costs and expenses associated with their prize not specified herein as being awarded. No transfer, resale, substitution or cash equivalent permitted by winners. Sponsor reserves the right, at their sole discretion, to substitute a prize or prize component (as applicable) with one of comparable or greater value for any reason, including in the event Firestone tires and/or a Tire Rack custom wheel option is not available for the vehicle specified by a Grand Prize winner, according to the prize restrictions above. Sponsor shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with any prize provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person’s participation in the Sweepstakes. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winners’ names, comments and/or likenesses and photos for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law; and, winners agree to confirm such permission in writing at Sponsor’s request without compensation. Actual prize may differ from items depicted in advertising/promotional materials. Gift cards are subject to separate terms and conditions and an expiration date may apply. Limit one (1) prize per person/household/email address.
General Rules: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator and Sponsor. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Sponsor and its agencies and Administrator are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Website or the Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with the Website or Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to ownership of any entry, the authorized account holder of the account used to register will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder of the account associated with the entry. Proof of entering information via the Website does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of such information. Sponsor and/or its Administrator are not responsible for the failure of any entry to be received by Sponsor/Administrator on account of technical problems or congestion on the internet or on any Website. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify all entries of any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Website; violates the Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes or Website may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s/Administrator’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes or Website, then the Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select the winners from among all eligible Entries received prior to Sponsor’s action or to otherwise make the prizes available to be won in a manner deemed by Sponsor in its sole discretion to be fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules. Notice of such action by Sponsor will be posted on the Website. By participating in the Sweepstakes and accepting a prize, the entrant agrees to hold Sponsor, the Administrator, INDYCAR, LLC, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, LLC, The Tire Rack, Inc., Facebook, Twitter, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, agents, retailers, advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and all of their respective shareholders, officers, directors, employees and assigns, members, representatives and agents (“Releasees”), harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes and the Releasees will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be held harmless by entrant for any liability for any bodily injury, loss, cost or damages of any kind to persons, including death and property damages sustained, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entry creation, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes or participation in any Sweepstakes or related activity. By entering the Sweepstakes, you hereby represent and warrant that you have read these Official Rules and are fully familiar with its contents.
Governing Law & Venue: Any and all disputes relating to the running of the Sweepstakes will be resolved in the appropriate courts in the county of Davidson, state of Tennessee exclusively, and subject to the internal, substantive laws of the state of Tennessee. To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to the personal jurisdiction of such courts; waive any right of change of venue, forum non conveniens or like right; agree to bring any action regarding the Sweepstakes individually (not as part of a class action); and agree that their recovery shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in participating in the Sweepstakes (if any) and waive any and all damages (including but not limited to compensatory, punitive, consequential or incidental damages) as well as any right to attorneys’ fees. With respect to disputes, should there be any conflict between the laws of Tennessee and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the state of Tennessee.
Winner’s List: To receive a Winners List by email, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with Firestone/Tire Rack Winners (attn.: 2037-97) as the subject line. Requests must be received by September 24, 2020. Winners List will be sent after all prizes have been awarded.
Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC, 200 4th Avenue S. Nashville, TN 37201. The Administrator of this Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.
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Indy 500® is a registered trademark of Brickyard Trademarks, Inc., used with permission. INDYCAR, LLC, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, LLC and Brickyard Trademarks, Inc., are not sponsors of, and are not responsible for, this Sweepstakes.