LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2012) - Motoring enthusiasts are being offered the chance to experience what it's like to compete on one of the world's most famous F1 Grand Prix circuits. Barclaycard Facebook fans will have the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Michael Schumacher, Damon Hill and Lewis Hamilton by winning a day out at Silverstone, the home of British motor racing.
The prize draw will run from noon Friday 30th November and close at midnight on Thursday 13th December, with anybody being eligible to enter. However, if successful, Barclaycard customers can win an extra £250 worth of Goldsmiths jewellery vouchers. Entering is a straightforward process, simply become a fan of the Barclaycard Facebook page and follow the competition links on the wall posts. Answer a trivia question before entering some basic contact information to be in with a chance of winning.
One lucky winner can then make their way to Silverstone with a friend to experience the thrill of a Challenge Race Day, with premium performance cars at their disposal. Silverstone is one the few Grand Prix circuits equipped to allow drivers access to the full track, setting the stage for the ultimate race day event. The prize will also include a tour for two people, petrol allowance to the track as well as overnight accommodation at a nearby hotel.
This prize draw is the latest in a series of initiatives on Barclaycard's online Facebook community, which focuses on building excitement and engagement around the brand's products, including the new cashback credit card. The card offers customers a 2% cashback on their top five monthly purchases and 0.5% on everything else. All they need to do is use their card 15 times each month for the 2% booster to kick in. The card also includes a 6% welcome bonus on a customer's top five monthly purchases - they'll be able to earn £120 on these during their first three months. Additionally, they'll get a 4% thank you bonus on their top five purchases in the month after their card anniversary every year, no matter how much they spend. 24.6% APR Representative (Variable) Annual Fee Applies.
As part of Barclays Retail and Business Banking, Barclaycard has become a leader in offering innovative, convenient and flexible payment options to businesses and consumers alike. The company has established a significant international presence with 23.5 million customers globally and locations across 20 countries in Europe, North America, Asia, and Africa.
Barclaycard is deeply involved in pioneering mobile and contactless payment technology to create seamless integration with the needs of the future. Merchants can view a diverse range of which explain how this exciting technology can benefit their customers. To view an extensive range of Barclaycard videos presenting the diverse benefits offered by the full range of Barclaycard products, or for more information about recent contactless payment developments, such as the Barclaycard PayTag sticker for mobile phones, please visit www.barclaycard.co.uk.
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