Southern States Mazda of Raleigh Giveaway Rules 


Sponsored by Southern States Mazda of Raleigh. Open to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older, have a valid U.S. driver’s license and a valid U.S. Social Security number or Tax Identification Number.  Void where prohibited.  Participants and winners must reside within a 200-mile radius of Sponsor’s primary business location (the “Area”). Odds of winning dependent upon the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period. The Contest is administered by the Sponsor and any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the contest administrator.  Entrant acknowledges that any information provided will be used for administering the Contest.  The Sponsor, promotional partner(s) and administrator are herein collectively referred to as the Contest Entities. 

Description of Contests/Participation Dates of Contests: Contest will begin on Friday, December 15, 2017 and end on Friday, December 22, 2017.   You will be registered at the time of vehicle purchase. The winner will be drawn on Friday, December 22, 2017. 

How to Participate: Purchase of your new Mazda will automatically enter you into raffle. One entry per person.  Check the Southern States Mazda of Raleigh website for days and hours of operation. 

Giveaway Event: Friday, December 22, 2017 – Random Drawing – HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN. Registrants A name will be drawn from all the participants who purchased a car and registered. Name selected does not have to be present and could win an Element 40’ Smart TV ($339 value), Sony PS4 1 TB ($299 value), Walmart Gift Card ($100 value), or 1of 3 Google Home Mini (individually valued at $49). There will be 3 drawings for the Google Home Minis and given out individually as 3 separate prizes. Odds of winning dependent upon the number of entries. received. THE TIME OF THE GIVEAWAY EVENT IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. IF THE WINNER AT THE GIVEAWAY EVENT IS DISQUALIFIED, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DETERMINE AN ALTERNATE WINNER BY CONDUCTING A RANDOM DRAWING FROM THE REMAINING VALID ENTRIES.  

Contest Restrictions: If an entrant is unable to verify registration and/or purchase of vehicle information the entrant will automatically be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to select an alternate entry at that time. Contest Entities are NOT responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number of entrants. Notification of any contest changes, like day and time of Giveaway, are deemed to have occurred immediately upon the placing of a phone call or sending of an e-mail or any other form of communication the Sponsor or Contest Entities may use to contact the qualifiers.  By registering for the contest, registrant gives Southern States Mazda of Raleigh the right to contact them by email, phone or mail. No Sponsor or Contest Entity is obligated to leave voice mail, answering machine or another message. The Contest Entities are not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, misdirected or unsuccessful efforts to notify a qualifier. If the selected winner does not claim the prize within the appropriate time stated within the rules or unless otherwise stated herein, the entrant will automatically be disqualified and their prize will be forfeited. Eligible contestants agree as follows: All decisions of the judges will be final. By participating, each entrant agrees (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) that as between you, the Sponsor and Contest Entities, the decisions of the Sponsor are final on all matters relating to the Contest; (c) that you are not participating on behalf of any employer or third party; (d) that in the event you do not comply with the rules, you will be disqualified. Sponsor in its sole discretion, reserves the right to select an alternate winner in the event of disqualification at the Giveaway Event. Incomplete and/or multiple entries will be disqualified.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected, mutilated, or incomplete entries. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address or mobile phone number by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, mobile service provider or other organization which is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses, mobile phone numbers or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Contest entries must contain all information requested and must be received on or before the deadline for registration to be deemed valid. All Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be receipt acknowledged or returned.   Contest may be discontinued at any time without notice.  Owners and employees of the Sponsor, their parent companies or holding companies and their agents and promotional partners are prohibited from participating in the Contest. 

Prize(s): Prizes listed from top prize to the lowest. An Element 40’ Smart TV ($339 value), Sony PS4 1 TB ($299 value), Walmart Gift Card ($100 value), and 3 Google Home Minis (individually valued at $49). WINNER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING ALL OTHER LOCAL, COUNTY, STATE AND FEDERAL TAXES ON THE PRIZE.  WINNER MUST POSSESS A VALID UNITED STATES SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, A VALID UNITED STATES DRIVER’S LICENSE.

Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable by the winner to any other entrant.  The prize must be redeemed from a Southern States Mazda of Raleigh representative within 7 days of the contest Giveaway Event. If the prize cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute such prize with another prize of equal or greater value, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.   

Acceptance of Prize:
 By accepting the prize, Winner agrees to the prize conditions on participation and must sign a release to be eligible to receive the prize and hereby agrees: (i) that all decisions of the Sponsor, judges, and Contest Entities with respect to the Contest are final and binding; (ii) to release the Sponsor and its respective parent companies and affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, and licensees from any and all claims in connection with the Contest and the award or use of the prize; (iii) to allow the Sponsor to use their names, voices, photographs, likenesses, biographical material, in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest, without additional financial or other compensation; and (iv) where allowed by law, sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the prize. The Contest Entities are not responsible or liable to any entrant or winner or any person claiming through such entrant or winner for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action, regulations, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened terrorist acts, terrorist acts, air raid, blackout, act of public enemy, earthquake, volcanic eruption, war (declared or undeclared), fire, flood, epidemic, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal) labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond the Contest Entities’ control. All other costs and expenses related to prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of Prize winner. Sponsor is not responsible in any manner for, any warranties, representations, or guarantees, express or implied, in fact or law, relating to any prizes, regarding the use, value or enjoyment of the prize, including, without limitation, its quality, mechanical condition, or fitness for a purpose. No Sponsor will have any further obligation to winner. All taxes, upgrades and any other expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules as included in the prize are the responsibility of the winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize, in whole or in part, of equal or greater monetary value if a prize cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, as described for any reason.

Tampering and Delivery Disclaimer    The Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify and prohibit from participating any person, who the Sponsor determines (in its discretion) is or is attempting to: (i) tamper with any part of the Contest;   (ii) attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices, (iii) intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other participants, agents or representatives of the Sponsor; and/or (iv) otherwise violating these Official Rules. 

Publicity; Use of Personal Information.  Winner also grants permission to the Sponsor to use their name, character, photograph, voice, and likeness in connection with promotion of this and other contests and waives any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use. By participating in the Contest, where allowed by law, participants agree that the Sponsor may use such information for marketing purposes, and may include the name of the winner in a publicly available winner(s) list. 

Release By participating in the Contest, each participant and winner holds harmless and waives any and all claims of liability or damages against the Contest’s Sponsor and their respective employees and agents, for any personal injury or any loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the award, receipt and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any travel related thereto. In order to participate in the Giveaway Event or to receive a prize, participants must sign an official waiver form provided by the Sponsor. 

Miscellaneous For a copy of the rules, or where required by law, a list of winners, visit Southern States Mazda of Raleigh during normal business hours. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. 


Liability: In consideration of entering and/or attending the Lease Giveaway, I release Southern States Mazda of Raleigh, its owners, affiliates, employees and agents from any and all claims I, or my agents or assigns may every have, including but not limited to tort, common law and contract claims, other than any express contractual obligations of Southern States Mazda of Raleigh as expressly set forth in the contest rules.