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Volvo Car USA offers runners from coast to coast the chance to win their dream car

MAHWAH, N.J. (August 2, 2021) Volvo Car USA has announced the return of the Run for Volvo Cars Sweepstakes for 2021, a unique opportunity for passionate runners to win the Volvo car of their dreams.

 

This year, registered runners for both the TCS New York City Marathon and The McCourt Foundation’s Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS will be eligible to enter for a chance to win a new Volvo car. Whether participating in the returning in-person events this November or conquering 26.2 miles as part of the Virtual TCS New York City Marathon Powered by Strava, participants will design their ideal Volvo for a chance to win it.

 

Here are the steps to enter:

 

For more information on the 2021 Run for Volvo Cars Sweepstakes, including official rules, visit RunforVolvoCars.com.

 

Volvo Cars is once again a strategic partner to the New York Road Runners (NYRR) and the official vehicle of the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon. Volvo Car USA is the presenting partner of the Los Angeles Road Runners (LARR) program, the official sustainability partner of the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon, and the lead vehicle for the race. Volvo Cars, NYRR and LARR are committed to ensuring a safe return to in-person marathon events this year, while also providing opportunities for those around the world to participate virtually – with the added motivation of possibly winning a new Volvo car.

 

“At Volvo Cars we believe that marathons are more than just races. They are iconic, cultural moments that bring people together,” said Rick Bryant, Vice President of Sales Operations at Volvo Car USA. “As a human-centric organization, we’re thrilled to be part of the return to in-person marathon events across the country and provide another great opportunity for the running community to learn more about our vehicle offerings.”

 

About Volvo Car USA

Volvo Car USA, LLC, (www.volvocars.com/us) is a subsidiary of Volvo Car Group of Gothenburg, Sweden. VCUSA provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to Volvo automobile retailers in the United States. For more information please refer to the VCUSA media website at: http://www.media.volvocars.com/us.

 

About New York Road Runners (NYRR) 

NYRR’s mission is to help and inspire people through running. Since 1958, New York Road Runners has grown from a local running club to the world’s premier community running organization. NYRR’s commitment to New York City’s five boroughs features races, virtual races, community events, free youth running initiatives and school programs, the NYRR RUNCENTER featuring the New Balance Run Hub, and training resources that provide hundreds of thousands of people each year with the motivation, know-how, and opportunity to Run for Life. NYRR’s premier event, and the largest marathon in the world, is the TCS New York City Marathon. Held annually on the first Sunday in November, the race features a wide population of runners, from the world’s top professional athletes to a vast range of competitive, recreational, and charity runners. To learn more, visit www.nyrr.org.

 

About The McCourt Foundation
With an impact reach from Boston to Los Angeles, The McCourt Foundation (501c3) empowers individuals and communities to build a healthier world through events and educational forums.  TMF is committed to enhancing the lives of patients and families affected by neurological diseases (MS, ALS, Alzheimer’s, and Parkinson’s) and other health challenges. Its world-class portfolio of events includes the Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS, Los Angeles Road Runners presented by Volvo, LA Big 5k, Rose Bowl Half Marathon & 5K, Santa Monica Classic 5K/10K, Boston Waterfront 5K, Tour de South Shore, McCourt Foundation Gala & Auction, and the Educational Update. For more information, please visit www.mccourtfoundation.org.

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