Run for Volvo Cars

Electric, unifying, the largest marathon in the world, the TCS New York City Marathon invites athletes from around the world to join in this event. Volvo Cars is eager to rally the collective spirit of runners across the globe to make this marathon as special as ever – and you can be a part of it.

To celebrate, Volvo Cars is offering you the chance to win your dream Volvo. How to enter:

Register today to run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon

Click ‘BUILD YOUR VOLVO’ and configure your dream car

After building, click ‘TRY TO WIN THIS VOLVO’ and enter your information for a chance to win

SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 – NOVEMBER 30, 2020

Register to run. Enter for a chance to win.

• Register to run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon at (all registration types are eligible to participate in the sweepstake)

• After you register, click on 'BUILD YOUR VOLVO' to configure your dream car

• Go to the 'Summary tab and click 'TRY TO WIN THIS VOLVO' 

• Enter and submit your information for a chance to win

OCTOBER 17, 2020 – NOVEMBER 1, 2020

Virtual TCS New York City Marathon

This year, of course, the marathon will look a bit different. Register today to run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon between October 17 – November 1 to help us make this race the world’s largest-ever virtual marathon.


  • What is the Run for Volvo Cars Sweepstakes?

    The Run for Volvo Cars Sweepstakes is sponsored by Volvo Car USA LLC and administered by Prize Logic, LLC. Participants in the Sweepstakes will need to:
    a. Register to Run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon (all entry types qualify)
    b. Configure the Volvo Car of their Dreams within or
    c. Register to enter the Sweepstakes after they configure the car of their dreams by entering their configured Volvo car.


  • What is the Sweepstakes Period?

    The Sweepstakes begins on September 1, 2020 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time and ends on November 30, 2020 at 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time.  PrizeLogic’s computer is the Sweepstakes official clock.

  • Who is eligible to participate?

    This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Valid United States driver’s license required to claim the prize. 
    Employees of Volvo Cars, Administrator, NYRR or any affiliates of Volvo Cars, including employees of Volvo Car USA LLC franchised retailers, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their immediate family members (e.g., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses and the “steps” of each, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win.  All federal, state, and local laws apply.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law. 

    Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to the Official Rules and Volvo Cars’ decisions and interpretations, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  For purposes of the Sweepstakes, an entrant’s residential address and e-mail address will be the physical address and e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. Entrants will not be allowed to change their physical address or e-mail address. 


  • How to enter the Sweepstakes?

    During the Sweepstakes Period, an eligible entrant must:
    a) Register to Run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon at  All entry categories are eligible to participate in the sweepstakes, including: Run for the Medal, Run for the Love of Running, Run to Gain Guaranteed entry and Run to Fundraise for NYRR Team for Kids.
    b) Once the registration has been completed, entrant must visit or and build his/her own Volvo car.
    c) Once an entrant has completed his/her feature selections, entrant must click on “Try to Win this Volvo” to and submit the Sweepstakes registration form including, but not limited to: his/her first and complete last name (no initials), valid e-mail address, phone number, street address (no P.O. Boxes will be allowed), city, state, and zip code. Entrant will also have the option to opt-in to receive marketing and promotion e-mails from Volvo Cars. Entrant can opt-out at any time. Upon the successful submission of a vehicle design and the registration information, an entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.


  • Does paying for my marathon entry increase my chances of winning?

    No, all registration categories are treated equally in terms of the Sweepstakes.

  • Do I have to complete the marathon to win?

    No, you don’t have to complete the Virtual TCS NYC Marathon to participate in the Sweepstakes.  You just need to register to run.

  • How many times can I enter the sweepstakes?

    There is a limit of one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. If more than one (1) entry is received from the same person, telephone number and/or e-mail address the entries may, at the Volvo Cars’ sole discretion, be disqualified. Entrants are prohibited from using more than one (1) e-mail address or multiple identities. If it is found or suspected that an entrant is using more than one e-mail address or multiple identities to participate in the Sweepstakes, then that entrant, in Volvo Cars’ sole discretion, may not be eligible to win the prize. 



  • How is winner selected?

    The winner is selected via a Random Drawing.  On or around December 1, 2020,  PrizeLogic will randomly select one (1) potential winner from all eligible entries received.  The winner is considered a potential winner pending verification of his/her eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules, including his / her confirmed registration to run the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon.

  • What is the Prize, Approximate Retail Value and Odds of Winning?

    A. Prize (1): Volvo Cars NA will award a Volvo car (“Prize”) to one (1) winner.  Volvo Cars will try to award, based on stock availability, to the winner a Prize that is similar in model, in Volvo Cars’ sole discretion, to the custom Volvo car the winner designed on the Website upon entering the Sweepstakes, however, the final determination of the Prize, including Volvo car make and model specifications, as well as all other details of the vehicle will be determined by Volvo Cars, in its sole discretion. The winner is responsible for any additional fees such as tax, title, transfer and any other fees on the car.  No cash equivalent will be awarded instead of vehicle. The winner will be solely responsible for any additional features, upgrades or options to the Prize. The winner must take delivery of the Prize, at his or her own expense, from Volvo Cars at a dealership selected by Volvo Cars based on proximity to winner’s residence, as set forth in winner’s entry, within fifteen days (15) of winner being notified the Prize is available for delivery, or the Prize may, in Volvo Cars’ sole discretion, be forfeited. Volvo Cars will contact the winner regarding timing of delivery of the Prize to the applicable dealership. No other delivery option will be available. The winner is responsible for all taxes and expenses, including but not limited to: sales tax, luxury tax, destination charges, registration, title and license fees, insurance and all other costs incurred in claiming, registering or using the Prize. The winner must present his or her valid driver’s license and provide satisfactory proof of liability insurance prior to the delivery of his/her Prize.   No more than one (1) Prize will be available in the Sweepstakes.   An additional gift card valued at $10,000 will also be awarded to cover a portion of the necessary taxes and fees. 

    B. Odds of Winning: The odds of winning the Prize depend on the number of eligible Sweepstakes entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.

    C. General Conditions: There is a limit of one (1) Prize per person. In no event will more than one (1) Prize, be awarded. If, for any reason, more Prize notifications are sent (or more claims are received) than the number of Prizes offered, as set forth in these Official Rules, Volvo Cars reserves the right to award the intended number of Prizes through a random drawing from among all eligible Prize claims received.


  • How do I claim a prize?

    The potential winner is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules After the random drawing, PrizeLogic will notify the potential winner via phone call and e-mail to the number and e-mail address provided at the time of registration. The potential winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (except where prohibited) and any other requested documents within five (5) calendar days from the date of attempted notification or the Prize may be forfeited in its entirety and awarded to an alternate winner, in Volvo Cars’ sole and absolute discretion. Failure to provide all required information including a signature on the documents within the stated time period may result in forfeiture of the winner’s right to claim the Prize, and may result in the Prize being awarded to an alternate winner, if time permits. If the potential winner is disqualified, found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept the Prize, the Prize may be forfeited. If the Prize is forfeited, the Prize may be awarded to an alternate winner, selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries, as determined by Volvo Cars in its sole discretion. If, after a good-faith attempt, Volvo Cars is unable to award or deliver the Prize, the Prize may not be re-awarded, nor is Volvo Cars responsible for re-awarding the Prize.. The winner shall be solely responsible for payment of any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes for the Prize won. Volvo Cars will issue an IRS Form 1099-MISC for the winner. All other costs and expenses not expressly set forth herein shall be solely the winner’s responsibility. The Prize will only be awarded to a verified winner. 

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 PM ET on 9/1/20 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 11/30/20. Open only to legal residents of 50 US/DC who are 18 years or older. Valid United States driver’s license required to claim a prize. Click here for Official Rules, including how to enter, odds, prize details and restrictions. Void where prohibited. Msg&data rates may apply. Sponsor: Volvo Car USA LLC, 777 MacArthur Boulevard, Mahwah, NJ 07430.