New competition for GTP fans

THE winner of an exciting new competition starting across Australia today will drive away in one of the country's fastest production cars, a Ford Falcon XR8 Tickford utility valued at $37,000. The Century Autobarn XR8 Ute giveaway,...

THE winner of an exciting new competition starting across Australia today will drive away in one of the country's fastest production cars, a Ford Falcon XR8 Tickford utility valued at $37,000.

The Century Autobarn XR8 Ute giveaway, to be run in conjunction with the Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup and the Century Batteries Australian GT Production Car Championship, is open to anyone who buys a Century battery from an Autobarn store up to November 24.

Until the winner of the draw is announced on December 20, the Century Autobarn XR8 Ute will be seen demonstrating its spectacular performance as a safety and course car at rounds of the Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup and the Century Batteries Australian GT Production Car Championship around Australia.

The Autobarn-sponsored High Performance class features the fastest cars in the Century Batteries Australian GT Production Car Championship, including the Mazda RX-7 Twin Turbo, Holden Commodore HSV GTS 300, Mitsubishi Lancer RS Evo V and Subaru Impreza WRX STi.

Customers who complete an entry form at Autobarn stores also are eligible for the sensational second prize of a $13,50 Harley-Davidson Sportster XL883 motorcycle.

The third prize winner will receive a $3000 Autobarn Car Kit, comprising a Pioneer CD Stereo valued at $2000 and Ilana Deluxe Sheepskin seat covers valued at $1000.

The Century Autobarn XR8 Ute will arrive in the winner's driveaway already fitted with a fabulous array of accessories valued at almost $7000.

Bob Jane T-Marts will give the Ute exceptional grip and control with four VX1 17 in. x 8 in. alloy wheels fitted with 235/45ZR17 Dunlop LM701 tyres.

The $4000 package is available exclusively through the 143 Bob Jane T-Mart outlets.

Sound specialists VDO Dayton has fitted the Century Autobarn XR8 Ute with a $2000 stereo comprising CD/Tuner, 400 Watt amp, 500 Watt sub-woofer and two six inch two-way speakers.

Other enhancements to the vehicle are an Autoconcepts body styling kit valued at $2000, Momo leather steering wheel and gearshift knob valued at $700, EAA carbonfibre dash kit valued at $200 and a BMC Formula 1 high performance air filter valued at $150.

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