Midway Games Inc. today announced a sweepstakes promotion to coincide with the launch of the action-packed arcade racing thriller, L.A. RUSH. Consumers will have a chance to win the grand prize: a vintage 1969 Chevrolet CamaroÂ®, just like the car featured in the game. Contestants can enter to win the Camaro along with a host of other prizes, by registering online at www.larushgame.com.
The sweepstakes will begin on September 8, 2005 and the drawing for prize winners will be held on December 9th via computer selection and winners will be notified by US mail, e-mail and telephone the week of December 12th. The sweepstakes will also be promoted through select retail locations.
L.A. RUSH is scheduled to ship on October 10th for the PlayStationÂ®2 computer entertainment system and the XboxÂ® video game system from Microsoft, and in December for PC.
The following prizes are available in the L.A. RUSH Sweepstakes:
Grand Prize (1): 1969 Chevrolet CamaroÂ® (approximate retail value $30,000).
First Prize (1): 42" Plasma television, XboxÂ® game system and five games (approximate retail value $3,350)
Third Prizes (6):
1. Complete Directed Video 7" headrest monitor package system; one $250 SMA (Stinger-Mac Accessories) gift certificate for $250; and one $250 Dayton Wire Wheels gift certificate (approximate retail value $2,021)
2. 17" Overhead Monitor with Mobile Media Dockable Media Player (approximate retail value $2,038)
3. Four Zeon tires, Four Rims and One Mobile Media Portable Media Player (approximate retail value $1,949)
4. Audio Amplifier with LED light bars, Audio Subwoofer and Speakers; one $250 Vogue-Tyre gift certificate; one $50 Extreme Dimensions gift certificate (approximate retail value $1,784)
5. Viper Responder 2-Way Security/ Remote Start System with Viper GPS Tracking System and Header System (approximate retail value $2,098)
6. Intake System, One Borla Performance Industries gift certificate for 50% off one product up to $1500; One Dayton Wire Wheel gift certificate for $250; One $80 Piloti Shoes gift certificate and Piloti Shoes certificate for $24 T-Shirt; and One $50 Extreme Dimensions gift certificate (approximate retail value $1,680)
Fourth Prizes (5): One $80 Piloti Shoes gift certificate and Piloti Shoes certificate for $24 T-Shirt, One $50 Extreme Dimensions gift certificate (approximate retail value $180)
About L.A. RUSH
In L.A. RUSH, join the crew at West Coast Customs to pimp your ride and live the fabulous lifestyle of an L.A. street racer. Feel the rush as you race over 36 licensed rides including muscle, tuner and exotic vehicles as well as exclusive tricked-out racers designed by West Coast Customs and RIDES Magazine. An exciting and unique story-driven experience will allow you to race through 5 fully-open Los Angeles city re-creations while finding treacherous shortcuts and surviving death-defying jumps. L.A. RUSH will be the next evolution in the highly addictive Rush franchise!