Hyundai Car Giveaway Rules
KTLA – TV
“VOTE FOR THE HYUNDAI AMBASSADOR CAR GIVEAWAY 2013″
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER, PLAY OR CLAIM A PRIZE. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE AN ENTRANT’S CHANCES OF WINNING.
OPEN TO ALL LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA WHO HAVE A VALID U.S. DRIVER’S LICENSE AND ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD AT THE TIME OF ENTRY
KTLA-TV, 5800 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90028
Hyundai Motor America, 3200 Park Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD
The Sweepstakes starts at 7:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time. (“PT”) on November 11, 2013 and ends at 9:59:59 p.m. PT on November 17, 2013 (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”). All entries must be submitted and received within this time period. Any entries not received within this time period will be disqualified. The computer clock of Sponsor’s webmaster is the official timekeeping device of the Sweepstakes.
HOW TO ENTER
There are two methods of entry. Only one method of entry per person/email address/household regardless of entry method will be allowed (for a maximum of one entry per day during the Sweepstakes Entry Period).
An eligible entrant may log on to http://www.ktla.com/vote during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. Alternatively, the entrant may, using his or her Facebook® account, log on to http://www.facebook.com/ktla5morningnews and click the button for the Hyundai Ambassador Voting & Car Giveaway. By clicking “like,” the entrant will be directed to the Sweepstakes entry form. On either entry method, the entrant will be required to provide all information requested, including, without limitation, his or her complete first and last name (no initials), age, telephone number, ZIP code, and a valid e-mail address. The entrant must also rovide select their favorite ” model” (“Vote”) from among the Five Finalists in the “HYUNDAI AMBASSADOR SEARCH 2013″ Contest (“the Ambassador Contest”). Facebook users who have already “liked” the KTLA 5 Morning News Facebook page before the Sweepstakes Period commences will be taken directly to the Sweepstakes entry form by visiting http://www.ktla.com/vote. Incomplete entries will be disqualified.
Copies or other mechanical reproductions, facsimiles, entries containing technical or electronic reproductions, entries containing attached files are not eligible and will be rejected. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, the holder of the e-mail account will be deemed the person who submitted the entry. Entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Limit one entry per person/e-mail address per day. Multiple entries from the same person/e-mail address will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are lost, late, misaddressed or misdirected due to technical or computer failures, errors or data loss of any kind, lost or unavailable internet connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or networks transmissions, inability to access the website or online service, or any other technical error or malfunction.
This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of California who have a valid U.S. driver’s license and who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and who have not won any other prize from KTLA-TV within the 60 days prior to the commencement of the Sweepstakes Period. Employees of other media companies (including radio and television), Sponsor and their parent corporations, subsidiaries, and affiliates, advertising or promotional agencies, dealers and such employees’ immediate family( i.e., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and the “steps” of each) and persons living in the same household are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.
All entries will be sorted and separated into five separate pools by Vote, one pool for each of the Finalists. The largest pool (i.e., the most votes) (“Finalist Pool”) shall indicate the Winner of the Ambassador Contest, and the Official Rules for the Contest are available at http://www.ktla.com/hyundai.
From the Finalist Pool in the Sweepstakes, up to one hundred (100) Live Event Finalists will be selected in a random drawing on November 18, 2013. Each Live Event Finalist will be notified that he or she has been selected as a winner by telephone or by e-mail.
The odds of being declared a Live Event Finalist depend on the number of valid entries in the Finalist Pool. If the selected Live Event Finalist is not eligible, declines the invitation , or cannot be contacted within twenty-four (24) hours of the initial notification, the invitation will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate entrant randomly selected by Sponsor from all remaining valid entries in that pool.
Each Live Event Finalist will be required to attend the live broadcast of the KTLA 5 Morning News from the L.A. Auto Show at the L.A. Convention Center, 1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA, 90015, on November 22, 2013 (“Live Event”). The invitation will contain all details of the Live Event. Live Event Finalists will be required to arrive at the Live Event location no later than 7:00 a.m. PT on November 22, 2013. Each Live Event finalist will also receive a pair of numbered tokens (one for the Finalist and one for a guest) which will be required for admission to the Live Event. Failure to appear at the Live Event will result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes.
At the Live Event, KTLA-TV will maintain a physical pool of tokens with numbers and/or names matching only those of the Live Event Finalists (i.e. excluding any tokens given to the guests) (“Car Giveaway Pool”) present at the Live Event. Five (5) times during the Live Event, which will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., a KTLA Staff member or one of its designees will draw one token at random from the Car Giveaway Pool. Any Live Event Finalist whose token is chosen will be designated as a “Car Challenge Participant”. There will be a total of five (5) Car Challenge Participants. Live Event Finalists must be present in order to be eligible to be designated as a Car Challenge Participant.
At a designated time between 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. on November 22, 2013, after the five tokens have been drawn, various Car Challenge Participants will be asked participate in the Car Challenge. In the Car Challenge, each Car Challenge Participant will have five (5) turns to spin a prize wheel. The prize wheel will have some slots whose value will be one (1) point (“One Point Slot”), and some slots whose value will be zero (0) points (“Zero Point Slot”). This will be indicated clearly on the prize wheel. For each turn on which the prize wheel comes to rest with the indicator pointing to a One Point Slot, the Car Challenge Participant who spun the wheel on that turn shall be awarded one (1) point. For each turn on which the prize wheel comes to rest with the indicator pointing to a Zero Point Slot, the Car Challenge Participant who spun the wheel on that turn shall be awarded zero (0) points. After all Car Challenge Participants have taken all of their turns at the prize wheel, the Car Challenge Participant who has been awarded the most points in the Car Challenge shall be declared the Winner of this Sweepstakes. If there is a tie after all turns have been taken, the tie shall be broken by way of a coin toss conducted by KTLA Staff or someone designated by KTLA Staff. A member of KTLA Staff or someone appointed by KTLA Staff will randomly select one of the tied Car Challenge Participants as ‘heads’ and the other as ‘tails’ prior the coin toss being conducted.
One (1) Winner will receive a 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T (the “Prize”). The Prize vehicle make, model and specifications will be selected by Prize Provider at its sole discretion.
The Winner agrees to a background check and a credit check to confirm that the Winner qualifies for acceptance of the Prize. The Winner is responsible for all obligations, taxes and expenses, including, but not limited to, sales tax, luxury tax, destination charges, registration, title and license fees, insurance, tax and all other costs incurred in claiming, registering or using the Prize. BE AWARE THAT TAXES ON THEGRAND PRIZE WILL, IN ALL LIKELIHOOD, BE SUBSTANTIAL. DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST IF YOU ARE NOT PREPARED TO PAY TAXES ON THE PRIZE . All other costs and expenses not expressly set forth herein are the Winner’s sole responsibility. The Winner must take delivery of the Prize, at his or her own expense, within 45 days of notice of availability of the Prize from Sponsor at a Hyundai dealership selected by Prize Provider based on proximity to Winner’s residence or the Prize may, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, be forfeited. No other delivery option will be available. The Winner must present his or her valid driver’s license and provide satisfactory proof of auto insurance prior to the delivery of the Prize. The Prize details and availability are subject to change. All upgrades and options are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Accessories, color and options may vary and are subject to change without notice. Prize Provider reserves the right to change product specifications without incurring any obligations.
The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize is $26,590.78. The actual value may vary based on the actual Prize selected by Sponsor. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value will not be awarded.
THE WINNER WILL BE ISSUED A FORM 1099 FOR TAX PURPOSES IN THE AMOUNT OF THE ACTUAL RETAIL VALUE OF THE PRIZE AND MUST SUBMIT HIS/HER SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, AS REQUIRED BY LAW. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL TAXES IMPOSED ON THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE PRIZE ARE SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. ALL OTHER COSTS AND EXPENSES NOT EXPRESSLY SET FORTH HEREIN ARE SOLELY THE PRIZE WINNER’S RESPONSIBILITY.
GENERAL PRIZE RESTRICTIONS AND LIMITATIONS: If a potential Winner is found to be ineligible, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept the Prize, the Prize will be forfeited and may, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, be awarded to the next Event Prize Finalist with the most points in the Car Challenge. If Prize is forfeited, no additional compensation will be given. The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, and no substitution, exchange or cash equivalent will be allowed, except by Sponsor at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize may not be redeemed for cash, nor may the Prize be transferred or offered for sale or auction, and can be substituted only, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, with a prize of equal or greater value. No more than one (1) Prize will be awarded. Sponsor is not in any way responsible or liable for damages resulting from loss, use or misuse of the Prize awarded in this Sweepstakes. All other costs and expenses related to Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the sole responsibility of Winner.
Winner agrees that Sponsor and Prize Provider have neither made nor are responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness.
Before being declared the Winner, the potential Winner will be required to present valid identification and shall be required to sign a Statement of Eligibility and Liability and Publicity Release by the deadline established by Sponsor in order to receive the Prize. If the Winner does not fulfill these requirements, the Prize will be forfeited. Winner has 3 days to return the W-9, if so required, and Statement of Eligibility and Liability. .
If for any reason, the Internet-related portion of this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, tampering, fraud, technical failure, or any other cause which corrupts or threatens the administration, security or integrity of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion of the Sweepstakes. ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE FAIR AND LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF TH IS SWEEPSTAKES WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. Information submitted in Internet entries, including entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., may be used by Sponsor for marketing or promotional purposes.
Neither the failure of Sponsor to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Official Rules nor the failure, delay or omission by Sponsor in exercising any right with respect to any term of these Official Rules, will be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of the Sponsor’s or right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Sweepstakes, eligible entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Prize Provider, Facebook Inc. and their respective parent corporations, subsidiaries, and affiliates, representatives, designees, consultants, contractors, website providers and the officers, directors, agents, and employees (“Released Parties”) from any and all damages, injuries, claims, causes of action, or losses of any kind resulting from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes, and/or entrant’s acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the Prize and any travel related thereto, including without limitation, personal injury, death, property damage, defamation, infringement of intellectual property rights, and claims based on the rights of publicity and privacy.
By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all applicable laws and decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be binding and final; (ii) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (iii) to waive all of his or her rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against any of the Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes; and (iv) to forever and irrevocably agree to release, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless each of the Released Parties from any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) that may arise in connection with the Sweepstakes.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of eligible entrants and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
PUBLICITY RIGHTS: By entering the Sweepstakes and/or accepting the Prize, each entrant agrees to allow the Sponsor and /or the Sponsor’s designee the perpetual right to use his or her name, address, biographical information, photos, picture, portrait, likeness, voice and statements regard the Sweepstakes and/or Sponsor, for trade, commercial, advertising, and publicity purposes, at any time or times, including live television, worldwide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without additional notice, review, or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.
For a copy of the Official Rules or the name of the Winner, send a self-addressed envelope to “VOTE FOR THE HYUNDAI AMBASSADOR CAR GIVEAWAY 2013″, KTLA-TV, Attn: Creative Services, 5800 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90028, by December 31, 2013. The Winner’s name will be available after the Winner has been verified and the Prize has been awarded.