Ford’s EcoBoost Engine Contest Offers Free Gasoline as Prize

Posted Aug 17, 2011

Ford Motor Company wants you to know that the new F-150 EcoBoost gets 22mpg, so they’re using Facebook to host the EcoBoost Challenge. Mashable reports that eight drivers will take the trucks through the competition, best mileage wins a year’s supply of Shell Nitrogen Enriched Gasoline. The winner’s city also gets free gas for two hours and 22 minutes at two Shell gas stations.

The EcoBoost engines should be available on about 90% of Ford’s 2013 nameplates. The drivers come from the following cities: Louisville, KY; Pittsburgh, PA; Houston, TX; San Diego, CA; Orlando, FL; Denver, CO; Kansas City, MO; Raleigh-Durham, NC. Fans can follow the contest at Ford’s Facebook Page. The EcoBoost Challenge begins on August 22nd.