August 24, 2012
Sprint and Ford to Give Away Pace Car from Ford Championship Weekend
HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 24, 2012 - Sprint (NYSE: S) and Ford (NYSE: F) have added to the excitement of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup as one lucky fan will drive away with the actual pace car being used during Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Nov. 16-18 – a new 2013 Ford Fusion Titanium.
NASCAR fans can enter now through Sunday, Nov. 181, to win the car at Sprint.com/Speed via their smartphones or online and at the Sprint Experience, Sprint’s mobile-marketing display located in the midway at every NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Fans visiting the Sprint Experience at Bristol Motor Speedway, Richmond International Raceway, Talladega Superspeedway, Kansas Speedway, Martinsville Speedway and Homestead-Miami Speedway will get a first-hand look as the 2013 Ford Fusion Titanium will be on display at each track.
The winner will also receive an all-expenses paid trip for two (2) to Las Vegas during NASCAR’s Champion’s Week to attend NASCAR After the Lap where the Ford Fusion Titanium will be presented.
The all-new Fusion, signed by every Ford Racing driver, features a 240-horsepower engine, 2.0 liter EcoBoost Gasoline Turbocharged Direct Injection, six-speed transmission with paddle shifting, remote start, 18-inch alloy wheels and a rear spoiler.
About Sprint Nextel
Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel served more than 56 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2012 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint No. 1 among all national carriers in customer satisfaction and most improved, across all 47 industries, during the last four years. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in its 2011 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation’s greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
1 No purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited. Open to legal U.S. residents who are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. (EDT) Aug. 22, 2012, and ends at 11:59 p.m. (EST) Nov. 18, 2012. For complete Official Rules, including entry instructions and prize details, visit sprintpacecargiveaway.com. Sponsor: Sprint Communications Company L.P. NASCAR Inc. is not a sponsor of this promotion.
Chris Madigan, 203-918-1652