Pennzoil's Four Wheels to Freedom
Larry Jewett - September 17, 2013 10:57 AM
April Vaught of Middletown, Kentucky, has become the lucky grand prize winner of the Pennzoil “Four Wheels to Freedom” sweepstakes. She received a one-of-a-kind 2013 Challenger SRT8, customized by country music star, Tim McGraw. The vehicle encompasses freedom, expression and acceleration which together represent the foundation of the Pennzoil and Tim McGraw relationship.
“A natural progression in our relationship with McGraw was to bring his love of cars to life for fans and what better way to do that than put him in the driver’s seat to customize an American classic for one lucky consumer,” said Bree Sandlin, Pennzoil Global Brand Manager. “Once completed, the Four Wheels to Freedom vehicle is even more impressive than we could have imagined and beautifully encompasses the passion McGraw and Pennzoil share for the freedom derived from the open road.”
McGraw reluctantly gave up the keys to the 2013 Challenger SRT8 to Vaught.
“After putting so much thought into designing the ‘Four Wheels to Freedom’ muscle car, I wanted to be there in person to hand the keys over to the lucky winner,” confessed McGraw. “It’s a powerful machine with nothing but open road in front of it!”
With the keys in her hand and Tim McGraw by her side, Vaught shared her excitement. “Winning a car and meeting Tim McGraw is a once-in-a-lifetime deal! I think I’m still in a state of shock and denial,” explained Vaught. “And the car! The car is more than I could have ever dreamed of and the fact that it is customized by Tim McGraw makes it all that much more special to me.”
Vaught was randomly selected as the grand prize winner of the “Four Wheels to Freedom” sweepstakes. Participants were given a chance to enter the sweepstakes from May 1 through July 31 at Pennzoil.com. An additional 40 first place winners received JBL Tim McGraw On Ear Headphones and an additional 50 second place winners received posters from Tim McGraw’s 2013 TWO LANES OF FREEDOM Tour presented by Pennzoil.