Champion’s “King of the Road” Contest Pays $5k To The Hottest Ride

Get on board this new contest from Champion Spark Plugs, presented by Federal-Mogul. The contest, dubbed “King of the Road,” asks gearheads to submit their ride in picture form to the “King of the Road” link at For 10 weeks, the entry with the highest vote total each week will win $500 and move on to the Grand Prize voting period. These 10 weekly winners will battle to win the Grand Prize of $5,000 and bragging rights to the title King of the Road. Enrollment has already begun, so get on this as soon as you can, and see how quickly you rise to the top.

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Does your ride have what it takes to become the 2013 Champion “King of the Road?” If so, you could win one of 10 weekly $500 cash awards plus the $5,000 grand prize in Federal-Mogul’s (NASDAQ: FDML) new Champion “King of the Road” online contest. Enrollment in the free contest begins June 17 at

To participate in the contest, individuals simply need to submit one or more digital images and interesting background information about their vehicle through the “King of the Road” link at Members of the Champion online community will vote each week for their favorite ride and the 10 weekly winners will automatically be entered into the $5,000 grand-prize round of voting. Anyone may vote in the contest and participate in other Champion promotions by completing a free registration on the brand’s website.

The Champion “King of the Road” contest will accept entries beginning Monday, June 17, 2013, with first-round voting beginning June 24. The first of 10 weekly winners will be announced   July 1. Other entrants’ rides will automatically be included in the next round of voting.

The Champion “King of the Road” contest joins a variety of other innovative grassroots programs designed to connect one of the automotive and motorsports industries’ most storied brands with millions of consumers. Federal-Mogul also sponsors the annual $125,000 “Search for a Champion” racing sponsorship contest, weekly online giveaways of Champion products through the Champion Spark Plugs Facebook page and, and Kevin Harvick’s popular monthly #ChampionChat social media dialog series on Twitter and

“Our digital programs are extending the Champion brand’s reach to a new generation of current and future customers who demand the best performance in everything they do, from driving to participating in snow and water sports to maintaining their yards,” said Federal-Mogul Brand Strategy Manager Jessica Wynn. “The ‘King of the Road’ contest gives them an opportunity to show off their rides to a vast online community of enthusiasts.”

To learn more about the Champion “King of the Road” contest, simply visit the contest link at To identify the right Champion product for any application, please log on to Federal-Mogul’s convenient electronic catalog.


  • Compete to win up to $5500
  • Sign up and submit pictures to
  • Vote often and early to maximize chances
  • Available to entirety of USA and Canada (excluding Quebec)

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