Wagner, a veteran driver of 32 years who drives in the heavy haul division of Heavy Haulers Inc. based out of Jesup, Ga., was rather incredulous when he got the phone call telling him he had won. “When you first called and said it was Challenge Magazine, I figured you were going to do a survey,” he recalls. “Then when you said you were going to make my day I thought maybe I won 10 showers.” The Harley came as a complete surprise, he says. “I thought, you gotta be kidding me. I don’t win stuff like that. This is the first time anything like this has happened to me.”
All registered holders of the MyRewards card were eligible to win at more than 650 Pilot and Flying J travel centers across the country. Cardholders entered using in-store kiosks, in-store transactions, the Challenge Magazine website and mail-in entries. Cardholders that purchased qualifying Mars items received five additional entries.
“Our loyalty program is the best on the interstate,”
Previous sweepstakes prizes have included an all-inclusive trip to Big Cedar Lodge, a trip to the Super Bowl, a $15,000 fuel giveaway and a $10,000 cash giveaway. Currently, loyalty cardholders have a chance to win a trip to the 2014 NCAA Men’s Final Four Tournament. For more details, visit www.ptcchallenge.com.
About Challenge Magazine
Challenge Magazine is a monthly lifestyle publication for the open road traveler. Each month, the magazine offers diverse editorial content from the entertainment, sports and transportation worlds. Artist profiles, insightful commentary and highlighted points of interest contribute to making Challenge Magazine the leading travel center publication in the United States. Published by Victory Publishing, the magazine is available at Pilot and Flying J locations nationwide. Find us on the web at www.ptcchallenge.com.
About Pilot Flying J
Pilot Flying J is committed to making life better for America's drivers. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Pilot Flying J has over 650 retail locations and is the largest operator of travel centers and travel plazas in North America. It is ranked by Forbes as the 6th largest private company in America. The Pilot Flying J network provides customers with access to over 60,000 parking spaces for trucks, over 4,400 showers and over 4,000 diesel lanes, of which over 2,800 offer DEF at the pump. Pilot Logistics Services is one of the largest independent energy logistics companies in North America, selling and distributing over 1.3 billion gallons of refined petroleum products and serving over 15,000 customers. Together, Pilot Flying J and Pilot Logistics Services employ over 25,000 people and generate sales of 9 billion gallons of petroleum annually. Visit www.pilotflyingj.com for more information.
About Mars, Incorporated
In 1911, Frank C. Mars made the first Mars candies in his Tacoma, Washington kitchen and established Mars’ first roots as a confectionery company. In the 1920s, Forrest E. Mars, Sr. joined his father in business and together they launched the MILKY WAY® bar. In 1932, Forrest, Sr. moved to the United Kingdom with a dream of building a business based on the objective of creating a “mutuality of benefits for all stakeholders”