Contest Rules | New Car for Christmas | 2017


“A New Car For Christmas”


Monday November 20, 2017 – Saturday December 16, 2017

Grand Prize:

A Two (2) year prepaid lease of a 2018 BMW 320i 4 door sedan. Prize is non-transferable. Vin#WBA8A9C5XJAD28131or similar vehicle.

Qualifying Prize for On-Air Qualifiers only:

$50 (fifty dollars) *
One winner per household.

Retail Value:

Approximately $15,000.00 U.S. Dollars.

Cash Out Value:

$5,000.00 U.S. Dollars. (Arranged solely by BMW Of Riverside)

Taxes / 1099:

Winner must provide BMW Of Riverside with a current, valid government issued California identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security card before any prize will be awarded. Any person winning over $600 in prizes in a calendar year will receive an IRS Form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS. *Prize money in any denomination will be in the form of a check.  All checks must be picked up at the KOLA Studios during regular business hours.  Allow 6-8 weeks.


Any potential winner, even if announced, is subject to verification.  If potential winner does not meet all requirements, no prize will be awarded regardless of any announcement of a winner’s status. All contestants (qualifiers) must be at least 21 years of age AND a licensed driver with a valid California Driver’s license. KOLA 99.9 FM is not responsible for the inability of the listener to enter through technical, mechanical, or other errors associated with entering said contest.  Employees and agents/vendors of KOLA 99.9, Anaheim Broadcasting and their families, their advertising agencies or representatives, including employees of BMW of Riverside and any family members related to an employee who is involved in anyway with the contest prize or elements of the contest prize, are ineligible to enter this contest conducted by KOLA 99.9.

How to Play:

The promotion will be conducted as follows:

a.      The contest is conducted weekdays at the approximate times of: 7:50a, 10:30a, 12:30p, 1:30p, 2:30p 3:30p, and 5:10p.  All contest times are approximate.  The contest solicit portion can play anywhere between five minutes before the scheduled contest time and five minutes after the scheduled contest time. 

b.      A contestant may win an opportunity into the grand prize event in the following manner:

i.                On-Air Qualifying.  During the contest times (weekdays), listeners will be encouraged through a contest solicit to be the 19th caller at 909-798-5600.  If they are the correct caller, meeting eligibility requirements, they will be awarded the $50 (fifty dollar) qualifying prize at that contest time and will, additionally, be entered as a qualifier into the grand prize event on Saturday December 16, 2017 (9a-10a) at BMW of Riverside. 


ii.              On-Line Qualifying.  Listeners will be encouraged to visit to enter online for a chance at winning a spot into the grand prize event.  No purchase necessary to join. During the length of the contest, KOLA 99.9 will randomly draw qualifiers, from all available entrants at that time, and those chosen qualifiers will then win a spot into the grand prize event.  A $50 (fifty dollar) qualifying prize will not be awarded to any on-line qualifier.  Only on-air qualifiers will be awarded the $50 (fifty dollar) qualifying prize. All entrants that are chosen will be notified by KOLA 99.9.  Only entrants that are notified will be allowed to be in the grand prize event.  The final randomly chosen entrants will be notified by Friday December 8, 2017 at 5:00pm. No entries after 5pm on Friday December 8, 2017 will be allowed as an entry into the grand prize event.  Only one qualifier per household per any method used.

c.      On Saturday December 16, 2017 9a-10a, notified entrants must appear at BMW Of Riverside at 3060 Adams Street, Riverside, CA 92504 with a valid California Driver’s license and a picture ID that he/she is the person who’s entry was selected and of legal age for the promotion which is 21 years old.  Check in will be from 9:00am – 9:59am. 

d.     At 10:00am on Saturday December 16, 2017, KOLA 99.9 FM will randomly draw a winner from all contestants in attendance.  Contestants will be made up of all on-air qualifiers and KOLA Online Advantage Club Members who entered and were chosen as qualifiers through  No purchase necessary to join.

 e.     Grand Prize consists only of the item specifically listed as part of the prize and does not include additional options, license, insurance, title, registration fees and taxes.  Winner must take delivery of prize as designated by BMW of Riverside.  Winner must have a valid driver’s license and satisfy applicable proof-of-insurance laws to take delivery of prize.

f.      Must be present at the grand prize event to win. All qualifiers, in person, must have checked in by signing the entry log at the event location (on Saturday December 16, 2017 prior to 9:59am) to acknowledge that they understand all contest rules to be eligible for the 10:00am drawing.  All persons have a total of one entry into the Grand Prize Event Drawing and all persons have an equal chance (odds of winning) in the Grand Prize Event Drawing.  Odds of winning depend on the number of in-person, qualified entrants at the time of the drawing. Multiple entries through entering online (if applicable) are only a part of the qualifying portion of the contesting.  And are not considered in the Grand Prize Event Drawing.

g.     All registered contestants who have properly completed and signed a release form and have been verified, will be eligible for the BMW Of Riverside Grand Prize: a Two (2) year prepaid lease of a 2018 BMW 320i 4 door sedan. To receive the grand prize, winner must satisfy creditworthiness/insurability criteria as determined by BMW Financial Services and must execute a BMW Financial Services lease agreement and comply with all terms thereof, including returning the leased vehicle at the end of the two (2) year period 

h.     The grand prize winner is responsible for all taxes (and registration fees) and fuel and insurance costs associated with the leased vehicle. If the selected grand prize winner does not satisfy the applicable BMW Financial Services creditworthiness/insurability requirements, KOLA 99.9 FM/BMW of Riverside to award the amount of $5000 as a substitute grand prize to said individual (arranged solely by BMW Of Riverside).



The contest is an “exception” to the 1 prize per calendar month rule. That is, a person may win 1 other prize during a calendar month and will still be eligible to QUALIFY once with “A New Car For Christmas”.


The grand prize winner is responsible for all taxes (and registration fees) and fuel and insurance costs associated with the prize.


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