Submit a Review For Your Chance To Win
To enter the Hercules Tires Product Review Sweepstakes follow these steps:
1) Visit https://www.herculestire.com/see-all-tires to find the tire you’d like to review.
2) Click “View Details” to access the detailed tire page, then click the “Write a Review” link
3) Write your review and select Yes, I'd like to enter the Hercules Tires Review Sweepstakes when prompted.
4) Once your review is submitted you’re automatically entered to win the sweepstakes.
1st prize - $2,000, 2nd prize - $1,000 and 3rd prize - $500.
OFFICIAL RULES FOR THE HERCULES® TIRES PRODUCT REVIEW SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT IMPROVE OR INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
1. Sweepstakes Description
The following promotion is intended for legal residents of the United States, including Washington DC but not including territories, Alaska or Hawaii and for legal residents of Provinces of Canada not including Quebec and Canadian Territories and shall be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the United States. Do not proceed in this promotion if you are not a legal resident in one of the above permitted jurisdictions. Further eligibility restrictions are contained in the official rules ("Official Rules") below. Participants are providing information to The Hercules Tire & Rubber Company. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, OR ADMINISTERED BY OR ASSOCIATED WITH ANY SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM.
The “Hercules Product Review Sweepstakes” (the "Sweepstakes") begins at 11:59 pm EST on December 6, 2021 and ends at 11:59 pm EST on December 30, 2021 (the “Entry Period”). The Sweepstakes provides eligible individuals, as described in Section 2 below (each, a “Entrant” and collectively, the “Entrants”) with the opportunity to enter a drawing for the opportunity to win one of three prizes described below. Entrants must make their entry during the Entry Period via either reviewing a Hercules on www.herculestires.com and check enter sweepstakes or by submitting a postcard with their name, address and phone number, and email address to ATD Attn: Hercules Marketing 12200 Herbert Wayne Ct Suite 150 Huntersville, NC 28078 for U.S. residents or NTD Attn: Hercules Marketing 5035 South Service Road 6th Floor Burlington, ON Canada L7L6M9 for Canada Residents.
The Hercules® Product Review Sweepstakes and, as applicable, contest (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by The Hercules Tire & Rubber Company 1995 Tiffin Avenue, Suite 205, Findlay, OH 45840 (“Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 11:59 pm EST on December 6, 2021 and ends at 11:59 pm EST on December 30, 2021 (the “Entry Period”). Three (3) prizes described in Section 5 below will be awarded to Entrants based on a random drawing of eligible entries received during the Entry Period, and, as an additional requirement for Canadian Residents, a time-limited, multi-step and multi-operational skill testing question that must be answered without assistance. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited and subject to all applicable local, state/province, and federal laws and regulations.
Entrants must meet the following eligibility criteria:
Entrants must be legal United States residents physically residing within the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, excluding residents of United States Territories, and excluding residents of Alaska and Hawaii or legal Canadian residents physically residing within the Provinces of Canada excluding residents of Quebec and Canadian Territories. Sweepstakes is void where restricted or prohibited by law;
Entrants must be at least 21 years of age in the U.S. or the applicable age of majority in their Province of residence in Canada. The Entrant's eligibility will be verified once they are selected as potential Winners;
The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) continental United States (excluding legal residents of Alaska and Hawaii and residents of U.S. Territories) and the District of Columbia, age twenty-one (21) or older and legal residents of Canadian Provinces (excluding legal residents of Quebec and Canadian Territories) who have reached the legal age of majority in their Province. Employees of Sponsor, American Tire Distributors, and each of their respective parent and affiliated entities, and each of their respective advertising and marketing agencies and any party involved with the administration of the Sweepstakes (collectively all of these entities to be referred to as the “Sweepstakes Entities”) and members of such employees’ respective immediate families (parent, spouse, child, sibling, grandparent and grandchild) regardless of whether they reside in the same household, and members of the same household of such employees, are not eligible to enter. Void where prohibited by law.
3. How to Enter
You can only enter online by submitting a review of Hercules products at www.herculestires.com and by checking that you wish to enter the sweepstakes and completing the entry form with your name, date of birth, email address, phone number, mailing address. Note that your review will indicate that you entered this sweepstakes as part of submitting your review. You may also enter by sending a postcard or letter with your name, address and phone number, and email address to ATD Attn: Hercules Marketing 12200 Herbert Wayne Ct Suite 150 Huntersville, NC 28078 for U.S. residents or NTD Attn: Hercules Marketing 5035 South Service Road 6th Floor Burlington, ON Canada L7L6M9 for Canada residents.
Each review may be positive, neutral or negative, must be original to the Entrant and unique; duplicate entries from the same Entrant will be disqualified in the discretion of the Sponsor.
Standard data access charges may apply to entry by mobile phone; check with your wireless carrier. Limit one (1) entry per person. Sponsor’s computer for receiving entries shall be the official time clock for this Sweepstakes. Each entry must be manually key stroked and manually entered by the individual Entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries (including but not limited to entries made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified. If you are suspected of attempting to register or enter in excess of the specified registration/entry limits, by any means, including but not limited to establishing multiple e-mail accounts, or using any automated means to enter, you may be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
In the event of a dispute over the identity of a potential Prize winner, the entry will be the designated Entrant who is the authorized account holder of the provided phone number and any potential Winner may be required to provide evidence sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address. It is the sole responsibility of the Entrant to notify Sponsor in writing if they change their e-mail or postal address or phone number. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, stolen, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible (a) if online service or equipment is interrupted including without limitation (1) interruptions to any network, server, Internet, Web site, telephone, satellite, computer or other connections, (2) failures of any telephone, satellite, hardware, software or other equipment, (3) garbled, misdirected or jumbled transmissions, or traffic congestion, or (4) other errors of any kind, whether human, technical, mechanical or electric, or (b) for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture any such information.
IMPORTANT: Your Submission may appear in the Sponsor’s social media stream and on the www. Herculestires.com website. Be sure you are comfortable with your review, that it is truthful and that it reflects your own opinion of the reviewed tire before submitting and that you otherwise meet the eligibility criteria. If you do not want your Submission to be made public, do not enter the Sweepstakes, unless publicity is expressly prohibited by applicable law. Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right to request that an Entrant edit or completely remove any content that may intentionally or unintentionally violate the Official Rules. Sweepstakes Entities will determine in their sole discretion which entries have satisfied the eligibility requirements.
No purchase or review is necessary to enter. Each entrant, whether by review or by mail, shall have the same odds of being selected as a finalist provided they meet the required eligibility criteria and other requirements of the Official Rules.
4. Winner Selection and Notification
On or about January 2nd, 2022, a random drawing will be conducted by Sponsor or the Sweepstakes venue from among all Hercules Product Review Sweepstakes eligible entries received by Sponsor to select the potential Prize winners from the Entrants. The odds of winning for Entrants depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period. The potential Prize Winner Entrant will be notified by phone, e-mail or regular mail, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion to enable the potential Prize Winner to be notified. If a potential Prize Winner or a potential Prize Winner does not respond to the notification or cannot be reached within forty-eight (48) hours of the initial communication, any notification is returned as undeliverable, or any Documents specified in Section 7 below are not returned within forty-eight (48) hours of receipt by the potential winner, the potential winner may be disqualified in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor and an alternate potential winner randomly selected from the remaining eligible entries. A potential winner will be deemed the winner upon meeting all of the conditions and requirements set forth in these Official Rules and their not being disqualified (the “Winner”).
In addition, residents of Canada will be required to enter a skill-testing question to claim their prize. This skill testing question will test your mathematical skills in a time-limited, multi-step and multi-operational skill testing question that must be answered without assistance.
A prepaid card award of $2000.00 for first prize. A prepaid card award of $1000.00 for second prize. A $500.00 prepaid card award of $500.00 (each set a "Prize") will be awarded to three different Entrants chosen at random. The total value of all Prizes have an estimated value of $3.500.00. The Winners of these three Prizes are responsible for all taxes, fee, or other costs related to his/her Prize.
No assignment or transfer of the Prizes will be permitted, except at Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or any portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value if an advertised Prize (or any portion thereof) is unavailable for any reason including, without limitation, acts of God, force majeure and other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control. The Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash. Winners are solely responsible for all applicable federal, state/province and local taxes associated with the receipt of the Prizes . Each Prize Winner will be issued a Form 1099 in the amount of the Prize value, as required by applicable law.
Sweepstakes Entities make no representation or warranty regarding the Prizes, and expressly disclaim any and all express or implied warranties, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
6. Acceptance of Official Rules
As a condition of entry, Entrants fully and unconditionally agree to these Official Rules and to Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all respects.
7. Prize Documents and Releases
(a) The potential Prize Winners must sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release (unless prohibited) as well as any required W-9 and other tax-related forms (collectively “Documents”) and return the Documents within forty-eight (48) hours of issuance by Sponsor. (b) By participating in this Sweepstakes or receiving a Prize, Entrants agree to release and to indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities and each of their officers, directors, employees and agents from any liability, injury, death, loss or damages to the Entrant or any person or entity, including without limitation, damage to personal or real property, caused in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by participation in this Sweepstakes (or related activities) or the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of the Prize. (c) Except where prohibited, Prize Winners grant the Sweepstakes Entities permission to use his/her name, likeness, voice, statements and biographical information for publicity, advertising, trade or promotional purposes in any media or manner, now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity, without further payment, consideration, notice or approval.
8. General Provisions
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Sweepstakes or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion. If the Sweepstakes is so cancelled, Sponsor reserves to select the potential winner by a random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to the time of termination. Inclusion in such drawing shall be each participant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances. If due to a printing, production or other error, more prizes are claimed than intended to be awarded as described in Section 5, the intended Prize will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified and validated prize claims received for that prize level, and, for Canadian Residents, a time-limited, multi-step and multi-operational skill testing question that must be answered without assistance. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected, or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules, or acts in unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
9. Disputes/Choice of Law
Except where prohibited, each Entrant (a) agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and 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 exclusively by state or federal courts situated in the state of North Carolina under North Carolina law, without reference to choice of law rules, governs the Sweepstakes and all aspects related thereto, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees, and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"), and (b) hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
11. Winner List
For the name of the Prize Winners, available after January 5, 2022, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to The Hercules Tire and Rubber Company, Attention: Hercules ® Winner’s List, 12200 Herbert Wayne Court Suite 150 Huntersville, NC. No requests will be honored after June 30, 2022. Residents of Vermont and Canada may omit return postage.
This Sweepstakes is sponsored by The Hercules Tire & Rubber Company 12200 Herbert Wayne Ct. Suite 150 Huntersville, NC 28078.