BOSTON - October 19, 2010 - AutoTrader.com has already made a bunch of New England Patriots fans happy with free tickets to see their favorite team this year. You could be the next lucky fan sitting at an upcoming Patriots game courtesy of AutoTrader.com and be entered to win the grand prize - a pair of 2011 Patriots season tickets and a parking pass - in the AutoTrader.com Ultimate Tickets & Tailgate Giveaway.
The contest can be accessed at www.autotrader.com/tailgate where visitors to the site can vote for the most creative and enthusiastic tailgaters from the most recent home game. Everyone who votes is entered for the grand prize - a pair of 2011 Patriots season tickets and a parking pass - and into weekly drawings for a pair of tickets to an upcoming game. Weekly winners are still eligible for the grand prize drawing. Full contest rules and eligibility are available at www.autotrader.com/tailgate.
The tailgaters that contest entrants are voting on aren't left out of the picture! At each Patriots home game, AutoTrader.com's street team searches the Gillette Stadium parking lot for the ultimate tailgaters. The top three tailgating groups photographed at each game will have their photos uploaded to the contest web site where contest entrants can vote for the group with the most Patriots spirit. The tailgating group with the most votes from each home-game photo opportunity wins a Patriots MVP Series gas grill. The next Patriots home game is Sunday, October 31 against the Minnesota Vikings.
So check out www.autotrader.com/tailgate for your chance to win in the AutoTrader.com Ultimate Tickets & Tailgate Giveaway!
AutoTrader.com, created in 1997 and headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., is the Internet's leading automotive marketplace and consumer information website. AutoTrader.com aggregates in a single location millions of new cars, used cars and certified pre-owned cars from thousands of auto dealers and private sellers. AutoTrader.com attracts more than 15 million unique monthly visitors who utilize the site to view vehicles for sale, research and compare vehicles, review pricing and specials, and read auto-related content like buying and selling tips, auto maintenance tips and coverage of major auto shows and automotive trends. Through innovative merchandising functionality such as multiple photos, videos, detailed descriptions and comprehensive research and compare tools, AutoTrader.com unites new and used car buyers and sellers online to improve the way people research, locate and advertise vehicles. AutoTrader.com is a majority-owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. The venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and the private equity firm Providence Equity Partners are also investors. For more information, please visit www.autotrader.com.