Drive for Excellence Program

Empowering youth with educational support

What is the Drive for Excellencesm program?

One St. Louis or St. Charles County area high school Junior or Senior will be the lucky recipient of a brand new 2023 Ford Mustang.  Clement Auto Group, home of the 30 Year, 300,000 Mile Warranty, recently announced the first annual Drive for Excellence sm  program, which recognizes students for their outstanding academic success.  To qualify, local students who achieve any number of A’s and B’s are eligible to enter with a raffle ticket.  The student will receive 3 raffle tickets for every A on their report card, and 1 raffle ticket for every B.  The student and guardian must bring the qualifying report card to any of the 6 Clement Auto Group locations. 

Three times throughout the 2022-2023 school year, students will come to one of the six Clement Auto Group locations with their Guardian and report card to receive their raffle tickets.  After the third report card, or quarter, Clement Auto group will draw 20 tickets, and those qualifiers will have the opportunity to select one of 20 keys that will open the door to the new Mustang. 

A red-carpet ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2023, at 11:00 am at Clement Ford in O’Fallon located just off of I-70 on the North Outer Road at Bryan Road – Exit 216.

To find out more information about the program, email us at: [email protected]

Clement Auto Group is dedicated to giving back to the communities they serve and recognizing and assisting as many deserving students as we are able.

DRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE sm PROGRAM RULES

Drive for Excellencesm drawing will be held on Saturday May 6, 2023 at 11:00 am

Qualifications (and Winner) must be a current junior or senior at a St. Charles or St. Louis County Missouri, public or private high school, and must have a valid Missouri Driver’s License/Learner’s Permit to participate. 

*The student and guardian must bring the qualifying semester report card to any of the 6 Clement Auto Group locations!

*Only the most recently received report card will be accepted. No photo copies of report cards will be accepted. No credit will be given for any handwritten adjustments.

*Only report cards from CURRENT school year will be accepted. Report cards prior to the date of August 22nd 2022 will not be eligible.

*First report card will be eligible beginning October 24, 2022 – January 13, 2023

*Second report card will be eligible beginning January 16, 2023–March 17, 2023


*Third report card will be eligible beginning March 20, 2023–April 7, 2023

Eligible Report Cards

*No entries accepted after April 7, 2023, 5:00 pm CST.

*Finalists will be announced the week of April 17, 2023. Each finalist will qualify for only one entry picked, and the student must be currently attending, or just graduated school (in the 2022-2023 school year) at the time of the drawing.

*The finalists shall receive information from a Clement representative on the next steps!!

*Finalists must come to Clement Ford dealership to fill out the registration paperwork by end of business day on April 27, 2023.

*The Finalist’s will participate in the drawing of the Keys, which will be held on Saturday, May 6th, 2023 at 11:00 am CST. The ceremony will take place at Clement Ford 1075 W. Terra Lane, O’Fallon, Missouri.

*Drive for Excellencesm finalists must be present to win.

Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsors, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

DRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE sm PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

**PRIZE: At the time of drawing, if the winner is not at least 18 years old, the car must be titled in the winning student’s parent or legal guardian’s name. The car that will be awarded to the eligible winner is not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize.  If a winner is disqualified for any reason, Clement Auto Group reserves the right to determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner’s prize in its sole discretion.

**ELIGIBILITY: Employees of Clement Auto Group and their immediate families are not eligible.  The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws,” or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.

**PUBLICITY: Use of Personal InformationBy participating in this contest, all participants and winner grant Clement Auto Group exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs, voices, videotape, and likenesses, without compensation, in films and tapes for exploitation in any and all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, for eternity, and you release Clement Auto Group, its successors, assigns a licensee from any liability whatsoever of any nature.  Do not participate in this contest if you do not wish to be subject to the foregoing.

**RELEASE:  By participating in the Contest, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability against Clement Auto Group, its employees and agents, the Contest’s sponsors and their respective employees and agents, for any personal injury or loss which may occur from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the use of any prize.  In order to receive a prize, participants must sign an official waiver form provided by Clement Auto Group.

**TAXES and other EXPENSES: Any valuation of the prize(s) is based on available information provided to Clement Auto Group, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law.  The winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes related to the prize(s).  The winner must provide Clement Auto Group with valid identification and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded.  Any person winning over $600 in prizes from Clement Auto Group will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.  The winner is also responsible for expenses related to the registration of the car.  

**PROOF OF INSURANCEThe winner is responsible for their own car insurance and must provide Clement Auto Group with proof of automobile liability insurance per Missouri state law before taking possession of the vehicle.

**CONDUCT and DECISIONS: By participating in the Contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions of Company personnel.  Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means will be disqualified.  Unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing or threatening behavior is prohibited.  Clement Auto Group will interpret these rules and resolve any disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the Contest and Clement Auto Group’s decisions concerning such disputes shall be final.  If the conduct or outcome of the Contest is affected by human error, any mechanical malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event beyond the control of Clement Auto Group, Clement Auto Group reserves the right to terminate this Contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as Clement Auto Group deems appropriate.  All decisions will be made by Clement Auto Group and are final.  Clement Auto Group may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion.  Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately circumvent, disrupt, damage or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Clement Auto Group reserves the right to seek civil and/or criminal prosecution and/or damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.

*Dates are tentative and subject to change.

*Clement Auto Group reserves the right to edit or modify these conditions at management’s discretion.

Contact us for more information: [email protected]