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The 2012 Corvette Dream Giveaway®, a nationwide drawing sponsored by Kids Wish Network, will come to an end on December 30, 2012. The lucky winner will take home two Corvettes plus $45,000 CASH to help pay the prize taxes.
Each participant who makes a tax-deductible donation of $3 or more to benefit hospitalized children will automatically be entered to win both a 1967 Corvette 427 Stingray Coupe and a 2012 Corvette Grand Sport Stingray Coupe. All participants can enter by calling Toll-FREE 866-946-2684 or by visiting www.winthevettes.com.
The 1967 Corvette 427 Stingray Coupe is a highly optioned Stingray and is powered by a 427/400hp triple carb’d motor and a Muncie M21 4-speed manual transmission. This Corvette comes finished in Rally Red with a white stinger hood and beautiful white interior and has only 54,000 documented miles with the original tank sheet. Considered to be one of the most sought after and highly valued Corvettes ever produced, this 1967 Corvette 427 Stingray Coupe is equipped with several unique features including bolt-on wheels, factory side pipes, tinted glass, a posi-traction rear end.
The 2012 Corvette Grand Sport Stingray Coupe was designed and created to match the iconic classic. Transformed by Lingenfelter Performance Engineering into a 570hp supercar, this Corvette produces over 150 additional ground-pounding foot/pounds of torque over the stock configuration and includes a 6 speed automatic transmission, SirusXM Satellite Radio, side scoops, one-off wheels, a navigation system, remote keyless entry, and unique graphics and emblems to complete its superstar status.
Carlisle Events will be promoting the giveaway at this year’s annual Fall Carlisle Collector Swap Meet and Corral taking place on October 3-7. Thousands of enthusiasts from all around the world will travel to Carlisle to buy, sell and celebrate all things automotive. The Fall Carlisle Collector Swap Meet and Corral is one of the largest automotive swap meets in the world and is sure to be a fun-filled weekend the entire family will enjoy!
Kids Wish Network (KWN) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Since 1997, Kids Wish Network has created numerous programs benefiting seriously ill children nationwide including the Hero of the Month, Wish Granting, the Kids Wish Network on Tour, and the Holiday of Hope Gift Banks. It is through the many programs offered at Kids Wish Network that they are able to assist the children and their families.
A portion of the proceeds from this giveaway will go to support Kids Wish Network’s Hero Program. The Hero program, currently offered in 180 pediatric facilities nationwide, is Kids Wish Network’s fastest growing program and works to improve the lives of boys and girls coping with traumatic life-changing events. Each month, participating pediatric facility chooses a child that has bravely faced and overcome extraordinary circumstances and recognizes them with a special “Hero” gift package.
To view photos of the cars please visit http://pinterest.com/dreamgiveaways/2012-corvette-dream-giveaway/.