We'll be on hand next month at the Chicago Auto Show, covering the goings-on at the event as usual. But we'll be long-gone by February 21st, the last day of the show, which is when Chicago-area Toyota dealerships will be giving away a brand-new 2010 Toyota Prius.
One lucky winner will be chosen from all the eligible entrants that become fans of the giveaway's official Facebook page, which you can find here. Caveats? Of course. You must be 18 years or older and reside in one of the following counties: Cook, Dupage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendal, Lake, LaSalle, McHenry or Will in Illinois; Jasper, La Porte, Lake, Newton or Porter in Indiana.
That means we're out. Oh well. Better chances for the rest of you, then! See the official press release after the break.
[Source: The 2010 Chicago Auto Show Prius Giveaway]
CHICAGO, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The 30 dealers who comprise the Chicagoland Toyota Dealers are offering one lucky person the opportunity to win an all-new 2010 Toyota Prius at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show.
"The 2010 Chicago Auto Show Prius Giveaway" is being conducted on a newly-launched Facebook page – www.facebook.com/chicagolandtoyotadealers. Entry information and contest rules are available on this special web page. Entrants must be a member of Facebook in order to become a "fan" of the Fan Page and eligible for the sweepstakes.
Between now and February 18, 10 semi-finalists will be selected with the chance to win a Prius on the final day of the Chicago Auto Show, on February 21. That day, all semi-finalists will meet at the Toyota exhibit and be provided identical envelopes. The envelope containing a picture of the Prius will be named the grand prize winner.
The sweepstakes is open to all legal residents, 18 years of age and older, in the states of Illinois (residing only in the counties of Cook, Dupage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendal, Lake (IL), LaSalle, McHenry and Will) and Indiana (residing only in the counties of Jasper, La Porte, Lake (IN), Newton and Porter).