Prior to participating in the “PROTON 1-Tank Adventure” (“Contest”), it is advisable for you to take a couple of minutes to read the following terms and conditions and ensure that you are completely aware of the terms and conditions. They are unconditionally and irrevocably binding on all participants.

The “PROTON 1-Tank Adventure” (“Contest”) is organised by PROTON Holdings Berhad (623177-A) hereby known as “PROTON”. The Contest is organised to show the unique selling propositions of a PROTON car, one of which is its fuel efficiency whereby participants compete in the challenge to see how far the car can go with only one (1) tank of fuel. Participants may choose to participate in one of 3 categories - either a PROTON Saga 1.3 Automatic (CVT or conventional automatic, Year 2016 September onwards, any specification), PROTON Iriz 1.3 Automatic (CVT, Year 2014 September onwards, any specification) or PROTON Persona 1.6 Automatic (CVT, Year 2016 August onwards, any specification). Each participant must be paired with a co-driver. Participants may either own, rent or borrow a car of the specified model to participate. For owners, proof of ownership will be required on the contest day in the form of a vehicle registration card. For rented cars, a valid receipt for the rental must be produced and for borrowed vehicles, a letter of authorisation from the valid owner together with the vehicle registration card must be made available for checking on the contest day.

As this is a regional competition with one final, participants may only register and participate in one region of choice. There are five (5) regional competitions in the Regional Round which consists of East Coast, Central, East Malaysia (Sabah only), Southern and Northern. The category winners will be invited to take part in the finals also known as the Final Round. Should the winner decline to participate in the final for whatever reason, the invitation will fall onto the 2nd placed participant.

By participating in this Contest, participants shall be deemed an unconditional and irrevocable acceptance of these terms and conditions as stated herein. Failure by PROTON to enforce any of these terms and conditions in any instances will not give rise to any claim by any person.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

This Contest is open to all Malaysian residents (citizen and non-citizen) possessing a valid Identity Card (I/C) for Malaysians or passport (for non-Malaysians), valid Malaysian driving license (D-Class) aged from 22 to 55 with at least 5 years driving experience. Participants must be healthy, fit and of sound mind. Have no outstanding summonses. Employees of PROTON including its group of companies, PROTON vendors and agencies are not allowed to participate in this Contest. PROTON reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries, and the identity and eligibility of participants. Participants must provide such evidence as required for verification purposes.

PROTON may at any time exclude or disqualify an invalid entry or all entries of any participant who is ineligible or who breaches these terms and conditions or fails to provide evidence satisfactory to PROTON to verify their identity or eligibility.

CONTEST DURATION
  • The Contest will run from 17 July 2018 until 5 August 2018.
  • PROTON reserves the right to shorten or extend the Contest period for any reasons whatsoever. In the event of such occurrence, PROTON may notify participants accordingly via its official channels; PROTON’s website www.proton.com, Facebook Page www.facebook.com/ProtonCarsOfficial, Instagram at Instagram@ProtonCars or mobile app@MyProtonOfficial.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE?
  • No product purchase or entry fee is required.
  • This Contest comprises two (2) rounds – the Regional Rounds and the Final Round.
  • The regional rounds are held in five (5) regions in Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia and one (1) Final round which will run from PROTON Edar Plentong (Johor Bahru) to Penang. The schedule is as follows:

Region

Contest Period

Start Point

End Point

East Coast

17 July to 18 July 2018

PESB COE

Setia Gemilang Auto Sdn Bhd (Shah Alam)

Central

21 July to 22 July 2018

PESB K. Terengganu

PESB K. Terengganu

East Malaysia

24 July to 25 July 2018

PESB Inanam

PESB Inanam

South

28 July to 29 July 2018

Kulis Auto Sdn Bhd (Johor Bahru)

Juara Mulia Sdn Bhd (Johor Bahru)

North

31 July to 1 August 2018

Top Zone Auto Gallery (Butterworth)

PESB Juru, Penang

Final

4 August to 5 August 2018

PESB Kulai

Lone Pine Hotel, Penang

REGIONAL ROUNDS
  • To participate in the regional round, you are required to:
  1. Take a photo of you and your PROTON car showing how you express your “love” for the car and post it on your Facebook page or Instagram.
  2. Add caption “I WANT TO PARTICIPATE!”, tag @ProtonCarsOfficial (Facebook) or tag @ProtonCars (Instagram). Add hashtag (#) the model that you will be participating in (must be the same model as per your photograph), hashtag (#) your desired region and hashtag ((#) the name of the event. An example if posting on Facebook: I WANT TO PARTICIPATE! @ProtonCarsOfficial #Saga #EastCoast #PROTON1TankAdventure. Your Facebook or Instagram profile must be set to public.
  3. Get as many “likes” as possible for your Facebook or Instagram posts.
  • The closing dates to submit entries are as below

Region

Contest Period

Start Point

End Point

 Closing Date

Central

17 July to 18 July 2018

PESB COE

Setia Gemilang Auto Sdn Bhd (Shah Alam)

 12 July 2018 (before 5.00 pm)

East Coast

21 July to 22 July 2018

PESB K. Terengganu

PESB K. Terengganu

 16 July 2018 (before 5.00 pm)

East Malaysia

24 July to 25 July 2018

PESB Inanam

PESB Inanam

 19 July 2018 (before 5.00 pm)

South

28 July to 29 July 2018

Kulis Auto Sdn Bhd (Johor Bahru)

Juara Mulia Sdn Bhd (Johor Bahru)

 24 July 2018 (before 5.00 pm)

North

31 July to 1 August 2018

Top Zone Auto Gallery (Butterworth)

PESB Juru, Penang

 26 July 2018 (before 5.00 pm)

  • You may participate in one leg only.
HOW WILL THE WINNERS BE SELECTED?
  • Participants with the most number of “likes” or other positive reactions (love, wow, haha) received by your Facebook or Instagram posts, will be selected to participate.
  • The qualified participants will be contacted (via Direct Message) and be informed that they have earned a participation in the Contest and that they are invited to the Contest Venue on a specified date to participate in the Contest.
  • The winning participants would need to do the following:
    1. Email screenshot of your Facebook or Instagram post to us at facebookcontest@proton.com and include the following information:
      1. Your name, Identity Card (I/C) number for Malaysian, Passport number for Non-Malaysian, telephone number and email address
      2. Your Co-Driver’s name, I/C number for Malaysian, Passport number for Non-Malaysian, telephone number and email address
      3. Preferred contest region
      4. The car model that you will use to participate in the Contest, registration number and year made
    2. Proof of identification of driver and co-driver as Malaysian citizen (I/C number) which shall be verified against original I/C on Contest Day at Contest Venue.
    3. Proof of identification of driver and co-driver as Non-Malaysian shall be verified against original Passport on Contest Day at Contest Venue.
  • If the Facebook or Instagram profile is set to private, it will be automatically disqualified.
WHAT HAPPENS ON CONTEST DAY AT CONTEST VENUE?
  • The Contest will be held on either Tuesday and Wednesday or Saturday and Sunday depending on region.
  • There will be 18 teams competing in each region. Each team consists of a Driver and a Co-Driver.
  • The teams will be broken down as follows:

Media                                    6 teams (2 x Saga, 2 x Iriz, 2 x Persona)

KOLs/Celebrities                   3 teams (1 x Saga, 1 x Iriz, 1 x Persona)

PROTON Clubbers / Public  9 teams (3 x Saga, 3 x Iriz, 3 x Persona)

  • Media and KOL/Celebrity teams are by invitation only.
  • All teams will compete based on a standardised 2-day programme.
  • Day 1 of the programme will start at 8.00am with registration and refreshments followed by an induction and briefing session to all participants.
  • At 9.00am, the Participants will be flagged off and proceed to the nearest petrol station where the cars will be filled up.
  • After fuel up, Participants will drive along a given route and meet at the rendezvous point for lunch at noon. A cut-off time will be described during Event Briefing. Any participant arriving beyond the cut-off time will be disqualified.
  • After lunch, Participants will continue along the given route and arrive at the hotel before a described cut-off time. Any participant arriving beyond the cut-off time will be disqualified.
  • Dinner will be served at the hotel.
  • Day 2 will see participants departing from the hotel at 9.00am and head to a site for the Dynamic Driving Activity which serves to highlight key safety features of PROTON cars.
  • Participants will proceed after the Dynamic Driving Activity to lunch at 11.30am. Again a one (1) hour buffer is provided for arriving.
  • After lunch, participants will head towards the end point of the route. Expected time to arrive is at 4.00pm. with 5.00pm being the cut off time.
  • The awards presentation and dinner will be held at 6.00pm. The programme will end at 7.00pm.
  • PROTON reserves the right to disqualify any incomplete or falsified entry.
  • Accommodation for the evening of the First day of the Contest, first tank of fuel, meals from time of registration as participant on the First day up until dinner for the Second day of the Contest will be covered by PROTON for Contest participants. All other expenses that are incurred to participate in the Contest are at the sole responsibility of the participants unless stated otherwise.
  • All participants must sign a “Notice of Indemnity” at the Venue on Contest day. Failure to adhere to this rule would result in disqualification.
PROTON 1-TANK ADVENTURE - TERMS & CONDITIONS
FINAL ROUND

Media Winners

East Coast

Central

East Malaysia

South

North

Participants for Final

Saga

1

1

1

1

1

5

Iriz

1

1

1

1

1

5

Persona

1

1

1

1

1

5

Total regional winners

3

3

3

3

3

15

KOL/Celebrity/Clubber/ Public winners

East Coast

Central

East Malaysia

South

North

Participants for Final

Saga

1

1

1

1

1

5

Iriz

1

1

1

1

1

5

Persona

1

1

1

1

1

5

Total regional winners

3

3

3

3

3

15

Total for finals

6

6

6

6

6

30

  • All 30 regional winners from the regional rounds will advance to the final round to compete for bigger stakes.
  • The Final Round will run between PROTON Plentong, Johor Bahru and Penang Island.
  • As per the regional competitions, the Final Round will also be a 2-day programme.
  • Day 1 of the programme will start at 8.00am with registration and refreshments followed by an induction and briefing session to all participants.
  • At 9.00am, the Participants will be flagged off and proceed to the nearest petrol station where the cars will be filled up.
  • After fuel up, Participants will drive along a given route and meet at the rendezvous point for lunch at noon. A cut-off time will be described during Event Briefing. Any participant arriving beyond the cut-off time will be disqualified.
  • After lunch, Participants will continue along the given route and arrive at the hotel before a described cut-off time. Any participant arriving beyond the cut-off time will be disqualified.
  • Dinner will be served at the hotel at 7.30pm.
  • Day 2 will see participants departing from the hotel at 9.00am and proceed to drive to the rendezvous point for lunch. A cut-off time will be described during Event Briefing. Any participant arriving beyond the cut-off time will be disqualified.
  • After lunch, participants will head towards the end point of the route. Expected time to arrive is at 4.00pm with 5.00pm being the cut off time.
  • The awards presentation and dinner will be held at 6.00pm. The programme will end at 9.00pm.
  • PROTON reserves the right to disqualify any incomplete or falsified entry.
  • All transportation, accommodation, first tank of fuel, meals will be covered by PROTON for the Contest. All other expenses that are incurred to participate in the Contest are at the sole responsibility of the participants unless stated otherwise.
  • All participants must sign a “Notice of Indemnity” at the Venue on Contest day. Failure to adhere to this rule would result in disqualification.
JUDGING
  • The judging method for both Regional and Final Rounds will be similar.
  • The team who is able to make it to the end point of the Regional Round will be selected to compete in the Final Round.
  • Should there be more than 1 (one) qualifier, remaining fuel in the tank will be siphoned out and recorded, and the team with the highest balance found in the fuel tank will be declared the Regional winner.
  • In the event that there is a tie, the team that arrives at the end-point first will be the winner.
  • The judging method is similar for the Final Round.
PRIZES: REGIONAL ROUNDS
  • Each winning Regional team will win RM2,000 for 1st Place, RM1,500 for 2nd Place and RM1,000 for 3rd All 3 category winners; Saga, Iriz, Persona, will win the same amount of prize money. PROTON Clubbers, KOLs/Celebrities and public will be competing together for the prize.
  • Media participants will win RM2,000 for 1st Place and RM1,500 for 2nd All 3 category winners; Saga, Iriz, Persona, will win the same amount of prize money.
  • All participants will receive a certificate of Participation as well as a Contest t-shirt.
PRIZES: FINAL ROUND
  • For the Final Round, only the best Saga, Iriz and Persona teams will be given a prize. There will not be 2nd or 3rd prizes.
  • Each winning Saga, Iriz and Persona teams will win RM3,000.
  • All finalists will receive a certificate of Achievement.
  • Media will receive the same prize money
PRIZES: GENERAL INFORMATION
  • List of the winning teams will be displayed on PROTON’s website, Facebook page and in the press release that PROTON will issue upon getting winners list finalised.
  • Winners will also be notified by telephone, email and followed by an official letter.
  • Fulfilment of prizes could take up to 4-6 weeks after the announcement of winners.
  • In the event winners could not be contacted or reached, for the necessary arrangement of redeeming their prizes, within 30 days of the announcement of the winners made on PROTON official Website, Facebook page, and mobile app, PROTON has the right to replace the uncontactable winner with the next available winner.
  • All transportation, accommodation, personal costs and/or any other costs and/or related expenses that are incurred to redeem the prizes are at the sole responsibility of the winners unless stated otherwise.
  • PROTON reserves the right at its absolute discretion to substitute any of the prizes with alternative prizes of similar value at any time without prior notice.
GENERAL CONDITIONS
  • Any costs associated with participating in the Contest is the participants’ responsibility. Any costs incurred in receiving, collecting or using a prize is the Participants’ responsibility, including travel, accommodation, and tax liability; unless otherwise communicated.
  • There is no fee payable to the participants in respect of involvement in this Contest.
  • PROTON reserves the right to assess, use and disregard any submitted pre-qualification Facebook or Instagram screenshots and emails.
  • Pre-qualification Facebook or Instagram screenshots and emails that portray or otherwise include inappropriate and/or offensive content, including profanity, violence, human rights and/or environmental violation, and/or any other contents deemed to be contrary to the law, religious, cultural & moral traditions and practices of Malaysian culture, are strictly prohibited and will be discarded.
  • PROTON will not be held liable, in the event of any loss, damage, non-receipt of entries or delayed receipt of entries submitted by participants including but not limited to network transmission failure, network interruption or outage and inability to use or delay to access of the internet for the purpose of this Contest.
  • The Participants agree to discharge and release PROTON from any liabilities and claims (including from breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of actions at law or equity) arising out of or in any way connected to this Contest or the participant’s entry in this Contest.
  • Without prejudice to the foregoing:-
    • Save where otherwise prohibited by law, in no event shall PROTON be liable to any party including the participants for any direct, indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, punitive or special damages, including lost profits, howsoever remote even if such losses were foreseeable or if PROTON were advised of the possibility of such damages; and
    • if PROTON is adjudicated by a local court of competent jurisdiction to be liable for any losses or damages arising out of or is in any way connected to this Contest, PROTON’s liability shall in no event exceed RM100,000.00 whether in contract, tort or otherwise.
  • By participating in this Contest, the participants agree to indemnify and hold PROTON and its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in title, employees, agents and representatives harmless from any claims, losses, damages, liability, claims or expenses (including any legal fees), suffered or incurred by PROTON due to or in any way arising from this Contest.
  • If participants are discovered to be using or have used improper means to participate in this Contest, PROTON reserves the right to revoke and disqualify the participants’ eligibility for this Contest at its sole and absolute discretion without notice or reason.
  • These terms and conditions are not intended to create any rights, entitlements, claims or benefits enforceable by any person that is not a party to them. Accordingly, no person shall derive any benefit or have any rights, entitlement or claim in relation to this Contest.
  • PROTON is entitled to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Contest at its sole and absolute discretion and shall accept no responsibility for any loss caused as a result of the same.
  • By entering this Contest, the participants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions stated herein and the decision of PROTON as the organiser and/or panel of experts judges. Notwithstanding anything herein any decision by PROTON and/or panel of expert judges shall be final and binding, correspondence or communication will not be entertained.
  • Employees of PROTON including its group of companies, PROTON vendors and agencies are not eligible to enter this Contest.
  • PROTON reserves the right to change, amend, delete or add to these terms and conditions without prior notice at any time at its sole and absolute discretion and participants agree to be bound to any such changes.
  • This Contest and the Terms and Conditions herein shall be governed by the laws of Malaysia. In the event of any disputes, controversies or claims arising out of or in relation to this Contest, the participants agree that the courts of Malaysia in Shah Alam shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all disputes, controversies or claims arising out of from this Contest, and waive any objection on the ground of venue or forum non-conveniens.
  • Except as otherwise indicated in these terms and conditions, the term “PROTON” also includes all affiliates of PROTON. “Affiliates” means any person, partnership, joint venture, corporation or other form of enterprise, domestic or foreign, including but not limited to parent company, subsidiaries or branch, at the time of entering into this Contest.
  • The Malay translation of the terms and conditions of this Contest is provided for reference purposes only. In the event that the Malay language version is conflicting with the English language version, the English language version shall prevail.
COPYRIGHT, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND PUBLICITY
  • The participants agree that by participating in this Contest, the ownership and usage of all information and documents related to the entry and inclusive of in the form of descriptive writing/slogans, photographs, video and/or CD filming, digital images, drawings, financial, marketing, economics, commercial and publicity shall be owned by PROTON.
  • The participants hereby declare and undertake with PROTON that the ownership, authenticity of all the information, ideas and material submitted for this Contest are the genuine products and ideas from the participants and PROTON shall not be liable for any claim by third parties due to misleading information made by the participants.
  • The participants agree that by entering this Contest, PROTON shall be entitled to use and own any strategic reports, information on territories of distribution, corporate and product information and all copies, reproductions, reprints and translations thereof, supplied and owned by any of the entries submitted in this contest as materials for the purpose of advertising, trade and/or publicity, without any prior notice or approval of the participants.
  • The entries submitted by the participants pursuant to this Contest shall be owned by PROTON and PROTON shall have the right to deal with such entries in any manner whatsoever that it deems fit without any payment or compensation to be made to the participants.
  • By participating in this Contest, winners have granted PROTON the right to use the name, descriptive writing/slogans of the cars/winners as materials for the purpose of advertising, trade and/or publicity, without any prior notice to the winners and the winners shall not be entitled to claim ownership or other forms of compensation on such use.
PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION ACT 2010 (“PDPA”)
  • The participants of this Contest agree and give consent for PROTON to use their personal particulars in compliance with the PDPA. Please visit www.proton.com to read PROTON’s Privacy Notice.
NOTIFICATION
  • All up-to-date information, progress, requirements and results will be made available on PROTON’s website, www.proton.com or its Facebook page, www.facebook.com/ProtonCarsOfficial, Instagram@ProtonCars or mobile app@MyProtonOfficial.
  • PROTON will notify the winners at a pre-determined time, after the Contest deadline.