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STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes
Official Rules and Regulations
                                                                                                                               

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  VALID IN THE 48 CONTIGUOUS UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY.  VOID IN ALASKA, HAWAII, AND WHERE PROHIBITED.

This Sweepstakes is intended for residents of the 48 contiguous United States and D.C. who have reached the age of twenty-one (21) years by the date of Sweepstakes entry and will be interpreted according to U.S. Law. This Sweepstakes is being conducted by The Armor All/STP Products Company, hereinafter referred to as the “Sponsor”.

ELIGIBILITY
To participate in the “STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes” (the “Sweepstakes”), you must, at the time of entry, (i) be a legal resident of one (1) of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States or the District of Columbia, (ii) be twenty-one (21) years of age or older, (iii) be physically located in one of the 48 contiguous United States or the District of Columbia, and (iv) have Internet access.  Sweepstakes is void in Alaska, Hawaii, all areas outside of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited by law.  The Sweepstakes and any websites, web pages, and advertisements relating thereto are intended for viewing only within the United States.  Employees, officers, and directors of The Armor All/STP Products Company (the “Sponsor”), Advance Auto Parts, Inc., and the Sponsor’s designated sweepstakes administrator (the “Sweepstakes Administrator”), their advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective parent companies, affiliates, franchisees, subsidiaries, and agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children, and spouses of each, regardless of where they live) and members of the households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers, and directors, are ineligible to participate in this Sweepstakes.  Participation in this Sweepstakes constitutes Entrant’s (as defined below) full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

ENTRY PERIOD
The Sweepstakes begins at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on Thursday March 30th, 2017, and ends with all entries submitted online by 5:00:00 PM ET on Wednesday April 26th, 2017 (the “Sweepstakes Closing Date”) (hereinafter referred to as the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period is divided into Entry Periods as follows:

Entry Period

Start Date/Time

End Date/Time

Drawing Date
(on or about)

1

March 30, 2017 at 9:00:00 AM ET

April 5, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET

April 6, 2017

2

April 6, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM ET

April 11, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET

April 12, 2017

3

April 12, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM ET

April 17, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET

April 18, 2017

4

April 18, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM ET

April 22, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET

April 24, 2017

5

April 23, 2017 at 12:00:00 AM ET

April 26, 2017 at 5:00:00 PM ET

May 5, 2017

Non-winning entries will roll over into subsequent Entry Periods.  

Limit one (1) Sweepstakes registration (worth one (1) standard entry; see below for details) per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Limit two (2) Sweepstakes registrations per household. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, you may only use one (1) email address to enter or otherwise participate in this Sweepstakes.  Eligible entries are automatically entered for a chance to win the Grand Prize and a Secondary Prize.  All information indicated on the online entry registration form must be completed for the entry to be eligible. Any attempt to use multiple email addresses or to enter more than the stated maximum number of entries may result in disqualification. Automated entries are prohibited. Entrant may enter only on behalf of himself or herself.   All potential winners are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Rules before any prize will be awarded. By submitting an online entry form, each Sweepstakes Entrant agrees and consents to abide by these Official Sweepstakes rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor and the independent Sweepstakes judging organization, which shall be final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes.

HOW TO ENTER

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
TO ENTER ONLINE, visit a participating* Advance Auto Parts store during regular business hours during the Sweepstakes Period, and snap a photo of yourself only with the Richard Petty display located in store (“Photo”). Then visit www.STPPartyWithPetty.com, complete all required fields on the Sweepstakes registration form including your user handle for the one (1) social media account you control and that you have selected to use to share your Photo and complete your entry. You must choose from either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.  Share your Photo with the hashtags #STPPartyWithPetty AND #Entry on (A) the STP® Facebook page (at www.facebook.com/STP), (B) your Twitter account on www.Twitter.com, OR (C) your Instagram account on www.Instagram.com. Once you have complied with the above steps, and your Photo submission has been validated, you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes Grand Prize Draw and the Secondary Prize Draw for the corresponding Entry Period (an “entry”).

*To find a participating Advance Auto Parts location near you, visit http://shop.advanceautoparts.com/home, click on Select Your Store, and enter your Zip code.
BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION.  Submission of an entry grants Sponsor, Advance Auto Parts, Inc., and each of their agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

The Photo submitted must include only one (1) individual, the Entrant, posing with the Richard Petty standee.  Photos must conform to the Photo Submission Guidelines and Content Restrictions set out below, (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) to be eligible to receive an entry, and the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove your Photo and disqualify you from the Sweepstakes if it believes that your Photo fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions. If you think an entry infringes your intellectual property rights, click here if you wish to report it: http://www.stp.com/terms.   Photos must be successfully shared on STP’s Facebook page or your own Twitter or Instagram accounts before 5:00:00 PM ET on the Sweepstakes Closing Date.  Standard data or internet usage charges may apply for entries submitted via mobile device and such charges are the sole responsibility of the Entrant if applicable. 

TO ENTER BY MAIL, hand print your first and last name, full residential address (with city, state, and zip code), date of birth, day and evening telephone numbers (including area code), Advance Auto Parts Speed Perks membership number and email address on one 3” x 5” piece of paper and mail in an envelope with proper postage affixed to: STP Party With Petty Sweepstakes Entry, c/o Precision Print Group, 1013 Fifth Avenue North, Naples, FL 34102.  Limit one (1) mail-in Sweepstakes entry per hand-addressed envelope bearing correct postage.  All mail-in Sweepstakes entries must be post-marked by April 26th, 2017 and be received by the Sweepstakes Administrator by May 5th, 2017 to be eligible.  Mail-in Sweepstakes entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and none will be returned or acknowledged.  Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, illegible, misdirected or postage-due mail-in Sweepstakes entries, which will be disqualified. No mechanical reproductions of entries allowed.

Limit one (1) entry per person/email address during the entire Sweepstakes Period, regardless of the method of entry.

BONUS ENTRIES FOR OPT-IN TO SPONSOR MARKETING

All online registrants will receive five (5) bonus entries in the Grand Prize Draw only if they click on the option (at the time of registering for the Sweepstakes) to indicate they would like to expressly opt-in to receive occasional information by email or mail from the Sponsor, The Armor All/STP Products Company, (notifying them of any future news, product information, updates, sweepstakes or special offers from the Armor All® and/or STP® brands) upon completion of their online registration form.  Registrants who elect to opt-in to Sponsor’s email/mail marketing list will be able to opt-out subsequently at any time if they choose to do so without impacting their chances of winning in this Sweepstakes.  Mail-in Entrants will receive five (5) bonus entries in the Grand Prize Draw only if they include the following statement on their mail-in entry:  “Please send me occasional information by email or mail from the Sponsor, The Armor All/STP Products Company, notifying me of any future news, product information, updates, Sweepstakes or special offers from the Armor All® and/or STP® brands”.  Registrants who elect to opt-in to Sponsor’s email/mail marketing list will be able to opt-out subsequently at any time if they choose to do so without impacting their chances of winning in this Sweepstakes. Bonus entries are valid only for the Grand Prize Draw, and will not be included in the Secondary Prize Draw.

BONUS ENTRIES FOR OPT-IN TO ADVANCE AUTO PARTS MARKETING

All online registrants will receive five (5) bonus entries in the Grand Prize Draw only if they click on the option (at the time of registering for the Sweepstakes) to indicate they would like to expressly opt-in to receive occasional information by email or mail from Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (notifying them of any future news, product information, updates, sweepstakes or special offers from Advance Auto Parts) upon completion of their online registration form.  Mail-in Entrants will receive five (5) bonus entries in the Grand Prize Draw only if they include the following statement on their mail-in entry:  “Please send me occasional information by email or mail from Advance Auto Parts, Inc., notifying me of any future news, product information, updates, Sweepstakes or special offers from Advance Auto Parts. Registrants who elect to opt-in to Advance Auto Parts’ email/mail marketing list will be able to opt-out subsequently at any time if they choose to do so without impacting their chances of winning in this Sweepstakes. Bonus entries are valid only for the Grand Prize Draw, and will not be included in the Secondary Prize Draw.

BONUS ENTRIES FOR ADVANCE AUTO PARTS SPEED PERKS MEMBERS

All Entrants who are active members of the Advance Auto Parts Speed Perks Program at the time of Sweepstakes entry will be eligible to be awarded two (2) bonus entries in the Grand Prize Draw only if they enter their 10-digit Speed Perks Membership number with their Sweepstakes entry (mail-in or online) and provide permission for Sponsor to verify their membership status by sharing the membership number with which this Sweepstakes was entered with Advance Auto Parts, Inc. solely for the purpose of validating these bonus entries.  Bonus entries are valid only for the Grand Prize Draw, and will not be included in the Secondary Prize Draw. 

THE GRAND PRIZE   

There is one (1) grand prize (“Grand Prize”) available to be won consisting of a trip for the verified Grand Prize winner (“Grand Prize Winner”) and one (1) guest to Daytona Beach, Florida for four (4) days/three (3) nights from June 29th, 2017 through July 2nd, 2017 to attend the Richard Petty 80th Birthday Celebration at the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.  Grand Prize includes round trip economy class airfare for two (2) from a major airport near the Grand Prize Winner’s residence to Daytona Beach, Florida; hotel accommodations in or in close proximity to Daytona Beach for two (2) persons for three (3) nights (one (1) standard room; double occupancy); two (2) Single Event Licenses (“Hot Passes”) for race weekend, including a garage tour, a pre-race meal at the #43 Monster Series NASCAR Sprint Cup team hauler, and seats on top of the #43 pit box during the race; two (2) tickets to attend the Richard Petty 80th Birthday Celebration on July 2nd, 2017 in Daytona Beach, Florida; and one (1) signed Charlie 1 Horse Hat.  The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to offer a substitute in the form of a $3,000 prepaid American Express card for Grand Prize Winner’s use to fulfill the travel, accommodation and out-of-pocket expenses portions of the Grand Prize.    Total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize: $3,500.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF GRAND PRIZE:

The eligible Grand Prize Winner must be available to travel during the period June 29th, 2017 to July 2nd, 2017 (hereinafter referred to as the “Specified Travel Period”).  The Specified Travel Period may be subject to change in the event that the Sponsor must reschedule for any reason. If, in the judgment of Sponsor, air travel is not required due to Grand Prize Winner’s proximity to Daytona Beach, Florida, ground transportation will be substituted for roundtrip air travel in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. The difference in value will not be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner. Exact travel dates and arrangements are subject to availability. Actual value of trip may vary based on point of departure and airfare fluctuations.  Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value of the Grand Prize will not be awarded.  All Grand Prize details not specified in these Official Rules will be determined in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.  Certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply. Selection of airline and hotel are solely within Sponsor’s discretion. Guest must be 21 years of age or older and must sign and return a travel release before any ticketing of travel occurs.  The Grand Prize Winner and invited guest must travel on the same itinerary. Once travel guest has been selected, he/she may not be substituted, except in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.  If the selected eligible Grand Prize Winner is not available to travel during the Specified Travel Period, or is unable to redeem any or all of the Grand Prize components due to reasons beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor, no compensation or substitute prize component will be provided.  Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution, except in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Some restrictions apply. Additional Grand Prize award details and travel information to be provided to the Grand Prize Winner at the time of notification. If Grand Prize or any portion thereof cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Grand Prize or a component thereof for one of equal or greater retail value.  The Grand Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable.  Grand Prize may not be exactly as shown in Sweepstakes publicity or promotional materials.  All federal, state, and/or local taxes and any other fees or costs related to the acceptance or use of the Grand Prize are solely the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner.

The following items are not included in the STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes Grand Prize:

All costs not specified above including, but not limited to, meals, ground transportation, pre- and post-Specified Travel Period accommodations, travel documents, insurance (including health insurance), telephone, internet, fax and email charges, room service and incidental hotel charges, luggage fees, gratuities, and beverages not described as included above, sightseeing and option excursions and any other travel-related expenses not specific herein are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner and his/her invited guest and are not included in the Grand Prize.  Airline tickets are non-refundable/non-transferable. No upgrades or frequent flyer miles will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner or invited guest.  No change in travel arrangements can be made once the booking has been confirmed. All airline tickets are subject to flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Sponsor is not responsible for travel delays, diversions, substitutions, or cancellations, or any act or omission whatsoever by any air carriers, hotels, venue operators, transportation companies, prize providers, or any other person providing any Grand Prize-related services or accommodations due to inclement weather or for any other reason.  Sponsor is not responsible for potential last minute schedule changes or for any costs, expenses, inconvenience or damages experienced by the Grand Prize Winner or his/her travelling companion.  Grand Prize Winner and invited guest will be responsible for obtaining any necessary travel documents (e.g., a valid U.S. driver’s license) required for travel and/or insurance in advance of departure.  No compensation will be made if trip is cancelled due to failure to obtain necessary travel documents. Lost, stolen or damaged airline/event tickets, vouchers or certificates will not be replaced or exchanged.

GRAND PRIZE DRAW

The STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes Grand Prize Draw:  One (1) eligible Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected from amongst all eligible entries received by the Sweepstakes Closing Date by the Administrator, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes, on or about May 5th, 2017 (“Grand Prize Draw’).  The odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries and bonus entries received. The selected Entrant will be notified by telephone on or about May 5, 2017. If the Sweepstakes Administrator attempts to contact a potential Grand Prize winner via telephone and cannot engage in a live conversation with the potential winner within a five (5) day period from the first notification attempt, then such person may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected via a random drawing, if time permits. All notification requirements, as well as other requirements within these Official Rules, will be enforced.   The selected Entrant will be required to: sign and return an IRS W9 Form; sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release; and except where prohibited, publicity release within five (5) business days of notification in order to be confirmed the Grand Prize Winner. Winner will be required to provide Sponsor will a valid social security number or tax identification number before the Grand Prize will be awarded for tax reporting purposes. Grand Prize Winner will be issued an IRS 1099 form for the Grand Prize value.  The Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release form confirms compliance with these Official Rules and releases the Sweepstakes Entities from all liability with respect to the Entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes and the awarding and use and/or misuse of the Grand Prize.

If the selected Entrant cannot be contacted by telephone within the five (5) day period as described above, or fails to return the above-noted Sweepstakes documents within the specified time, or is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit the Grand Prize and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion and time permitting, to select an alternate eligible Grand Prize winner from all eligible entries and bonus entries received, even if the disqualified potential Grand Prize winner’s name may have been publicly announced. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of email address, mailing address and/or telephone number of Entrants.  Unclaimed Grand Prize will not be awarded. Decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator will be final.

SECONDARY PRIZES AND SECONDARY PRIZE DRAW

There are eighty-five (85) secondary prizes (“Secondary Prizes”) available to be won.  Seventeen (17) Secondary Prizes will be awarded per Entry Period as follows:

Secondary Prize Description

No. Available per Entry Period

ARV of Each

Total No. Available

Voucher to be redeemed for a Richard Petty Driving Experience**

1

Up to $500.00

5

STP® Hats

16

$16.97

80

**All eligible winners of a Richard Petty Driving Experience Secondary Prize must comply with the Richard Petty Driving Experience Policies and Terms and Conditions found at http://www.drivepetty.com/rpde-info/our-policy  and any other additional terms and conditions set by the issuer.
Sponsor reserves the right, in the event that a Secondary Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason, to substitute another prize of equal or greater retail value, without liability. The odds of winning a Secondary Prize depend on the number of eligible entries (excluding bonus entries) received during the corresponding Entry Period. Non-winning entries will roll over into subsequent Entry Periods.  

Limit one (1) Secondary Prize per person. Limit two (2) Secondary Prizes per household. Secondary Prizes winners will be selected in a series of random drawings to be held on the Drawing Dates set forth above for the corresponding Entry Period (“Secondary Prize Draw”). Winners of a Richard Petty Driving Experience Secondary Prize will be required to sign and return an eligibility/liability release and, where applicable, a publicity release within ten (10) business days of notification in order to receive his/her prize. If any selected Entrant fails to return any required Sweepstakes documents within the specified time frame, he/she will forfeit the applicable Secondary Prize and an alternate Entrant will be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries. Secondary Prize winners remain eligible to win the Grand Prize. 

All Secondary Prizes will be shipped directly to the mailing address provided on the Sweepstakes registration form within six (6) to eight (8) weeks of prize award.

ADDITIONAL RESTRICTIONS FOR ALL PRIZES

Total ARV of all prizes: $ 7,357.60

All prize(s) must be accepted as awarded and are not transferable. Prize(s) are not redeemable for cash or credit, in whole or in part, and no substitution of any prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Some restrictions apply. In the event that any winner is unable or unwilling to accept any or all of the prize components due to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor, no compensation or substitute prize components will be provided and the Sponsor and its agents are forever discharged from all obligations related to the prize. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. All prize components and prizes are awarded as is, without any warranty whatsoever from the Sweepstakes Entities, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or suitability for a particular purpose or any warranty that the prize component or prize is without defects or hidden vices, and such acceptance shall constitute an agreement by the winner to look solely to the manufacturer and the warranty provided by it, if any, should any defects in the prize exist. All prize winners acknowledge that the only warranty applicable to their prize is the standard manufacturer’s warranty.  

None of the Sweepstakes Entities shall be responsible in any way or bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to this Sweepstakes or a prize awarded in this Sweepstakes. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrant releases and holds the Sweepstakes Entities, Facebook, Inc., Twitter, Inc., and Instagram harmless from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to the Entrant or any other person, including personal injury, death, or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, participation in the Sweepstakes, any breach of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, or in any prize-related activity. The Entrant agrees to fully indemnify the Sweepstakes Entities from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Sweepstakes, including without limitation any claims of infringement or rights to copyright, privacy and/or personality. None of the Sweepstakes Entities, nor the Sweepstakes Administrator, assume responsibility for:  entries lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected, or for the failure, interruption, technical malfunction or delay of any email or other communication to be received, for any reason; any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Sweepstakes website users or by equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries in the Sweepstakes; problems with the function of any website or website feature howsoever caused; the malfunction of, or damage caused by, any telephone or network lines, computer equipment, data or software, online systems, servers or access providers; any functionality lost due to not having cookies enabled; traffic congestion on the Internet; the security or privacy of information transmitted via computer networks; or for breaches of privacy due to interference by third party computer “hackers”.

The person completing the Sweepstakes Entry will be deemed the entrant (the “Entrant”).  In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an Entrant, the entry will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry, where “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet Service Provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address in question.

GENERAL: This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Administrator which shall be final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and none will be returned. For information on Sponsor’s use of personal information in connection with this Sweepstakes, see posted Privacy Policy at http://www.stp.com/privacy. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.   Except where prohibited by law, by entering this Sweepstakes, winners consent (and agree to confirm this consent in writing, if requested) to the use of their entry (including their Photo), name, address, personal photograph and/or likeness in publicity carried out by the Sponsor and/or its agencies in all media now known or hereinafter invented, without territorial or time limitations, and without further notice or compensation. If, for any reason, the online portion of this Sweepstakes is not capable of being completed as planned including, but not limited to, computer virus, bugs, tampering, technical failures or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes or modify the Sweepstakes Official Rules at any time without notice. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will randomly award the prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
None of the Sweepstakes Entities or any of their respective agents or representatives, officers, employees or directors shall be responsible in any way or bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to this Sweepstakes or a prize awarded in this Sweepstakes.

Any entry that is illegible, incomplete, altered, or contains false information, is invalid.  Posted Photos that cannot be validated for any reason are invalid.

In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.   The Sponsor reserves the right to adjust any of the dates, timeframes and/or other Sweepstakes mechanics stipulated in these Official Sweepstakes Rules, to the extent deemed necessary by Sponsor, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant, entry  and/or other information with these Official Sweepstakes Rules, or as a result of any technical or other problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Sweepstakes as contemplated in these Official Sweepstakes Rules, or for any other reason.

RELEASE/DISPUTES

As a condition of entering, each Entrant agrees (and agrees to confirm in writing): (a) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (c) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs.

By entering, each Entrant agrees that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Connecticut, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.  By entering, Entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in the State of Connecticut. 

TAX INFORMATION: All federal, state, local, and other taxes on prizes and any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, are the sole responsibility of the applicable winner. 
WINNERS LIST: To receive the list of winners of prizes, send a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by May 26th, 2017 to: STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes Winners List Request, c/o Precision Print Group, 1013 Fifth Avenue North, Naples, Florida 34102.

Sponsor:  The Armor All/STP Products Company located at 44 Ridgebury Road, Suite 300, Danbury, CT 06810.

Advance Auto Parts name, logos and trademarks are owned by Advance Auto Parts, Inc.  All rights reserved. Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is not a sponsor of, nor responsible or liable for, this Sweepstakes.

Richard Petty, Richard Petty Driving Experience, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are not sponsors of, nor participants in, this Sweepstakes.
Richard Petty name, likeness, and signature are trademarks of Richard Petty licensed by Richard Petty Motorsports.  ©2017   All Petty marks used under license from RPAC Racing, LLC.


STP® Party With Petty Sweepstakes
Photo Submission/Entry Guidelines and Content Restrictions

BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ON SPONSOR’S WEBSITE, IN SPONSOR’S DISCRETION.  Submission of an entry grants Sponsor, Advance Auto Parts, Inc., and each of their agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, publicly perform the entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant. 

Entry Guidelines:

  • Entry must contain the hashtag  #STPPartyWithPetty and the hashtag #entry
  • Entries must comply with the Official Rules and any Terms and Conditions applicable to the social platform on which the Photo is submitted.

By participating in this Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees to be bound by these Photo Submission/Entry Guidelines and Content Restrictions (“Guidelines”), which are incorporated into the Official Rules by this reference, and by the interpretation of these Guidelines by the Sponsor. Each Entrant further agrees to the following restrictions:

  • Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, sexual orientation, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, contain nudity or any materially dangerous activity;
  • Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message;
  • Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, or endorse any form of hate or hate group;
  • Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products, or other people or entities, or their products, services, or companies;
  • Entry cannot infringe trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
  • Entry cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) without permission; Sponsor does not permit the infringement of others’ rights and any use of materials not original to the entrant (except copyrighted materials owned by Sponsor) is grounds for disqualification from the Contest.  Do not copy your favorite movie, book or photo or include materials, images, graphics, music or trademarks belonging to any third parties or incorporate the names, voices, likeness or personas of any party other than yourself;
  • Entry cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person (excluding the cut-out provided by Sponsor), whether living or dead;
  • Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and
  • Entry cannot depict, and cannot itself be, in violation of any law.

ENTRIES POSTED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES WEBSITE WERE NOT EDITED BY SPONSOR AND ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Sponsor reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen entries prior to posting them on any Sweepstakes website. By entering, you acknowledge that Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any entry you submit.  Sponsor reserves the right to waive the requirements of these Guidelines in its reasonable discretion. Any waiver of any obligation hereunder by Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any obligation to entrants. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to edit or modify any entry, or to request an Entrant to modify or edit his or her entry prior to the Sweepstakes Closing Date, in order to ensure that the entry complies with these Guidelines, the Official Rules or for any other reason in Sponsor’s sole discretion.

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