Author Topic: WIN A NEW 1968 CAMARO! Documenting Sweepstakes Contests & Raffles from 1967/1968  (Read 22996 times)

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February 1968
Edmonton Chevrolet-Oldsmobile Dealers (Canada)


"Win a Camaro!"
"Be one of the 2 lucky Camaro winners in Edmonton"

"Hurry! Hurry!  You still have time to win a Camaro"
"You still have time to be one of the 2 Camaro winners in Edmonton"

"Congratulations...You've won a Camaro"
"You could still be one of the lucky Camaro or Firebird winners"
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February 1968
Greater Vancouver Chevrolet-Oldsmobile Dealers (Canada)

"Win a Camaro!"
"Be one of the 2 lucky Camaro winners in Greater Vancouver"

"Don't miss your chance to win a Camaro"
"You still have time to be one of the 2 Camaro winners in Greater Vancouver"

"Congratulations...You've won a Camaro"
"You could still be one of the lucky Camaro or Firebird winners"
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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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February 1968
Morrison Chevrolet-Oldsmobile (Canada)


"Win a Camaro!"
"You could be the lucky Camaro winner in Victoria"

"Everybody and his dog is rushing to take the G.M. Mark of Excellence road test at Morrison's where they might win a new Camaro!"
"You can win the Camaro here, too!"
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February 1968
Saskatoon Chevrolet-Oldsmobile Dealers (Canada)


"Win a Camaro!"
"You could be the lucky Camaro winner in Saskatoon"

"Hurry!  Hurry!  You still have time to win a Camaro"
"You still have time to be the Camaro winner in Saskatoon"
Scott
I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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February 1968
Montreal Chevrolet-Oldsmobile Dealers (Canada)


"Don't miss your chance to win a Camaro"
"You still have time to be one of the 6 Camaro winners in Metropolitan Montreal"

"Announcing more happy winners"
"You've each won a Camaro"
"You could still be one of the lucky Camaro or Firebird winners"
Scott
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February 1968
Ottawa-Hull Chevrolet-Oldsmobile Dealers (Canada)


"Hurry!  Hurry!  You still have time to win a Camaro"
"You still have time to be one of the 2 Camaro winners in Ottawa-Hull"

"Congratulations...You've won a Camaro"
"You could still be one of the lucky Camaro or Firebird winners"

"2nd winner"
"...proudly stands beside the 1968 Camaro he won in the General Motors Mark of Excellence Road Test."
Scott
I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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March 1968
Regina Motor Products Chevrolet (Canada)


"Congratulates...You've won this beautiful new Camaro"

"We'd also like to thank everyone who took a Mark of Excellence Road Test and entered our Camaro contest."
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March/April 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes
Contest started April 1, 1968


"Announcing Double Dino Dollars"
"One stop is like two stops for any other game"
"Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes"

"Sinclair offers a Camaro a day.  Just in case $2500 isn't enough."

"If you lose the first time...we give you a second chance."
"Everyday we're offering a Camaro, The Hugger."

"We don't give you a single chance to win.  We give you two."

Images 2 & 4 came from: https://texashistory.unt.edu/

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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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April 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes
Contest started April 1, 1968


Poster that was placed at the Sinclair gas station.
"Week of April 8th 1968"
"CAMARO-A-DAY-SWEEPSTAKES"
"Check Your Numbers Here!"

"Win up to $2500 and maybe a Camaro too!"
"Check these numbers...You may have won a 1968 Camaro!"

"...or win a Camaro-A-Day sweepstakes prize"


Images 1 & 2 are from worthpoint.com
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Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes
Contest started April 1, 1968


There was even a 30 second television commercial for this contest.  See it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrN35gZL4fI

Notice the "Camaro-A-Day-Sweepstakes metal sign and the "Check Your Numbers Here" poster on top of the hood of the 1968 Camaro.  The fourth picture is an image of one of those metal signs that was sold on ebay a while back.

Image 4 came from worthpoint.com

 
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April/May 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes
Contest started April 1, 1968




Images 1 & 2 came from https://texashistory.unt.edu/
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May 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes


"Grand Opening"

"You may have a Camaro in your coat pocket."

Photo of a Sinclair service station circa May 1968.  Notice the "Play Double Dino Dollars" sign.  Also notice the "Check Your Numbers Here" poster on the window.  It came from commons.m.wikimedia.org

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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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June 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes


"Check Your Numbers Here!" poster
"CAMARO-A-DAY-SWEEPSTAKES"
"Week of June 17th 1968"

"An Irving man has won a 1968 Chevrolet Camaro in Sinclair Refining Company's Double Dino Dollars game..."
"He became a winner by matching the number of his game with the one listed at the service station"
"...the Camaro will be delivered...in the next few days."

"Sinclair made a winner out of..."
"He's got a Camaro to prove it"


Images 1 &2 came from worthpoint.com
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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

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July 1968
Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes


"Get Started! Play Sinclair Double Dino Dollars"
"Daily Bonus! Sinclair offers a free Camaro!


Images 2 & 3 came from Facebook.com
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Sinclair Double Dino Dollars/Camaro-A-Day Sweepstakes

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I don't have a 1st Gen but I have 1971 Z28 RS 4-spd, 1997 Z28 Z4C 6-spd, 2000 SS Convertible, 2010 RS 6-spd

 

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