All You Need Is Your Camera/Smartphone and a Great Idea to Enter The Surf City Garage Commercial-of-the-Year Contest

Huntington Beach, Calif.  (May 17, 2011)—Put on your director’s hat and get those cameras rolling, because if you love cars and Surf City Garage Enthusiast Grade Detailing Products, you could win an absolutely FREE round-trip for two to the biggest automotive event in the world – SEMA 2011 – airfare, hotel and tickets courtesy of Surf City Garage®.  And there are other great prizes, too.

Here’s how it all works: Surf City Garage is looking for the next great commercial of the year, and we’re not asking Hollywood, we’re calling on our fellow Enthusiasts! 

Simply make a 30-second original commercial featuring Surf City Garage® Enthusiast Grade™ Detailing Products – be as creative, humorous and crazy as you want, just keep it all in good fun. Show the world that when it comes to detailing products, nothing else even comes close to Surf City Garage!

Whether you’ve got a pro video camera, a flip camera or a smart phone, here’s your once-in-a-lifetime chance because we’re judging on creativity and execution of the concept, not on budget – and on how you use our Enthusiast Grade Detailing Products. Check out the video below as an example of what you can do with your smartphone in just five minutes! 


Entering Is Easy, Here’s How

Send us your video so that we receive it by June 14, 2011 at 5pm PDT. On June 16, we’ll announce the Top 5 commercials and post them to the SCG Facebook page for voting, which will continue until June 22 at 5pm PDT.  If your eligible commercial receives the most “LIKES” (comments will not be accepted as a vote) on the SCG Facebook page, you will be our Grand Prize Winner.  We’ll announce the Grand Prize Winner on June 23.  And who knows – Hollywood might just come calling after all.

Don’t forget to tell all your friends to visit our Facebook page and vote for your video! Complete details in the Contest Rules.

Entrants must send their Completed Commercial Video (the “Official Entry”) via the following methods.

Email: [email protected].

OR via USPS or Courier: Commercial Contest, Surf City Garage, 5872 Engineer Dr., Huntington Beach, CA 92649.  Entries send via this method MUST be on CD, DVD, memory stick or otherwise easily readable electronic medium.

Each Entry MUST include: Entrant’s name, address, telephone number, e-mail and how you heard about Surf City Garage.    For complete contest rules and details, please visit www.surfcitygarage.com/xxxx

The Prizes

The Grand Prize Winner wins a trip for two to SEMA 2011 with roundtrip airfare to Las Vegas, NV, a hotel room for 3 nights and 2 FREE SEMA tickets.

1st Runner-Up: Receives a Flip Camera and SCG Toolbox
2nd Runner-Up: Receives an SCG Toolbox and an SCG T-Shirt
3rd Runner-Up: Receives an SCG Works Kit
4th Runner-Up: Receives an SCG Works Kit


All eligible Entrants will receive a FREE 8oz bottle of a Surf City Garage Enthusiast Grade Detailing Product and a FREE Surf City Garage T-Shirt.

So don’t wait any longer – start dreaming up your commercial now and send it in!

About Surf City Garage

Surf City Garage is the fastest growing automotive detailing products company on the planet and the only one that maintains its own restoration shop and collection of more than 125 vintage muscle cars. To keep the cars looking great, Tim Miller, the company’s founder and CEO, tried every car care product around, but he simply wasn’t satisfied with the quality or performance. So he developed his own Enthusiast Grade detailing products–recognized around the world as the best anyone can buy.  Made by enthusiasts for enthusiasts, they are sold at Walmart and major auto parts stores (including Pep Boys, NAPA, Advance Auto Parts) and other leading auto parts stores and speed shops throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more information, please visit www.surfcitygarage.com.

At Surf City Garage, Your Ride’s Worth It.


Our Enthusiast Grade Detailing Products  Is Now Available in The World’s Largest Retailer – Walmart!

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