Contact: Janine Little-Stoms
DuPont Performance Coatings Accepting Entries for Calendar Competition
Winners Featured on 2012 Calendar and Receive Cash Prizes
WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 11, 2011 – Owners of vehicles painted with DuPont Refinish, Hot Hues or Cromax® Pro products can compete for cash prizes and to have their cars or trucks appear in the 2012 DuPont calendar. There is no entry fee and entries can be submitted using a web-based submission process.
Entrants must be at least 18 years of age at time of entry and a legal resident of the United States or Canada. Entries may be motorized passenger automobiles (import or domestic), trucks or motorcycles, provided they are finished exclusively with DuPont Hot Hues™ Custom Finishes, DuPont Refinish or Cromax® Pro products. Entrants must own or have finished the vehicle entered into the competition.
Judging will be based on “best use of color,” including finish quality, technical difficulty and design originality. Winners will be notified by May 20, 2011, from among all eligible entries received. There will be 12 winners selected, with each winner receiving a cash prize of $500. There will be one grand prize winner, selected from the 12 winners, who will receive an additional $2,000 cash prize. All winners will have a professional photo shoot of their vehicle and receive 35 copies of the 2012 DuPont Refinish Hot Hues™ calendar. The grand prize winner also will be featured on the cover of the calendar.
Entries must be made online by visiting www.hothuescalendar.dupont.com, completing the competition registration form, in its entirety, and uploading 2 photos of the vehicle. More than one vehicle may be submitted per entrant, but each vehicle must be entered as a separate competition entry. Deadline to enter is 11:59 PM ET on April 30, 2011. Complete competition rules and entry requirements can be found on the website www.hothuescalendar.dupont.com, or at www.hothues.dupont.com. Some restrictions apply.
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