DuPont accepting calendar contest submissions

Oct. 15, 2012

Oct. 15, 2012—DuPont Performance Coatings is now accepting entries for its 2014 calendar competition.

DuPont said either owners or painters of vehicles painted with DuPont Refinish, Spies Hecker, Standox, Hot Hues or Cromax Pro products are eligible to submit photos of their vehicle to compete for cash prizes and appearance in the company’s 2014 calendar. Submissions can be made for any motorized passenger vehicle, truck or motorcycle.

The competition will be judged based on the best use of color, including finish quality, technical difficulty and design originality, DuPont said. Twelve winners will be selected, each of whom will receive a $500 cash prize. DuPont said it will also select a grand prize winner, chosen out of the 12 general winners, who will receive an additional $2,000 cash prize and be featured on the cover of the calendar. All competition winners will have a professional photo shoot of their vehicle.

DuPont said people who enter the competition must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States or Canada. Entries can be submitted for free using a Web-based process at, which requires completion of a registration form and uploading of two vehicle photos. More than one vehicle may be submitted per entrant.

DuPont will accept competition entries through April 30. All winners will be notified by May 20.