SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Do you have pride in your ride? If so, you might want to enter Federal-Mogul Motorparts’ “King of the Road” contest, which will award $10,000 (USD) in cash prizes to automotive enthusiasts who have the best ride. The contest, which is now open for entries at www.FMcarshow.com, enables participants to compete for one $500 cash prize in each of 10 weekly rounds. Weekly winners will then advance to the grand prize round for the $5,000 grand prize and title of King of the Road. Contest participants are encouraged to share their entry on social media to earn votes, and automotive enthusiasts can vote daily for their favorite ride. Federal-Mogul Motorparts is a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML).
“Winning the title of Federal-Mogul Motorparts King of the Road is an exciting and rewarding honor that recognizes each winner’s passion for what they drive, whether it’s a fully restored classic car, powerful hot rod or even a particularly appealing daily driver,” said Dana Bubonovich, manager, social media and digital promotions, Federal-Mogul Motorparts. “Above all, this popular contest celebrates our shared passion for the sense of freedom that comes when we climb behind the wheel.”
The same passion has helped drive the success of Federal-Mogul Motorparts, according to Bubonovich. The company is a leading global supplier of original equipment and replacement components for passenger vehicles and other transportation applications. Its aftermarket portfolio comprises several of the world’s most respected brands, including ANCO® wipers; Champion® spark plugs, filters and wipers; Fel-Pro® gaskets; MOOG® steering and suspension; National® bearings and seals; Sealed Power® and Speed-Pro® engine parts; and Wagner® brake products and lighting.
To enter the online contest, participants can simply submit their entries via the King of the Road website at www.FMcarshow.com with one or more digital photos and story regarding their personal vehicles. Visitors to the website will be able to vote for their favorite entries throughout each of the 10 weekly rounds and the two-week grand-prize round. Voting for the first round of the contest begins June 27. Voting for the $5,000 grand prize will begin September 12, with the 2016 King of the Road winner announced September 30.*
To learn more about other programs and products from Federal-Mogul Motorparts, visit www.FMMotorparts.com.
*NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Contest ends Aug 28, 2016 & voting ends Sept 25, 2016 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. Open to legal residents of 50 US/DC/CAN (EXCL. QUEBEC), who are 18+ & age of maj. Void in Quebec & where prohibited. Rules: www.FMcarshow.com. Sponsor: Federal-Mogul Motorparts Corporation, 27300 W 11 Mile Road, Southfield, Michigan 48034.
Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML) is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world’s manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. The company’s products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.
Federal-Mogul operates two independent business divisions, each with a chief executive officer reporting to Federal-Mogul's Board of Directors.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts sells and distributes a broad portfolio of products through more than 20 of the world’s most recognized brands in the global vehicle aftermarket, while also serving original equipment vehicle manufacturers with products including braking, chassis, wipers and other vehicle components. The company’s aftermarket brands include ANCO® wiper blades; Champion® spark plugs, wipers and filters; AE®, Fel-Pro®, FP Diesel®, Goetze®, Glyco®, Nüral®, Payen® and Sealed Power® engine products; MOOG® chassis components; and Ferodo®, Jurid® and Wagner® brake products.
Federal-Mogul Powertrain designs and manufactures original equipment powertrain components and systems protection products for automotive, heavy-duty, industrial and transport applications.
Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899 and maintains its worldwide headquarters in Southfield, Michigan. The company employs nearly 50,000 in 34 countries. For more information, please visit www.FMMotorparts.com.
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