Eye-catching, artistic and inspiring designs are being called for by Mercedes-Benz on social media in celebration of the UAE’s 43rd National Day next month. The luxury car manufacturer will custom-wrap a fleet of 10 of their top selling GL-class models in the winning designs submitted in to their Mercedes-Benz UAE National Day competition launched online this week.
The competition is being run on Mercedes-Benz Middle East & Levant Facebook and Instagram pages with the most creative entries winning prizes that include weekend test-drives, memorabilia and of course, their design included in the Mercedes-Benz Middle East & Levant UAE National Day convoy. Taking place on the morning of December2nd, the convoy of 10 custom-wrapped GL-class models will pass iconic landmarks in Dubai before proceeding to Abu Dhabi. All Mercedes-Benz owners and lovers in the UAE are encouraged to participate.
“We want to capture the spirit of the Union and bring Mercedes-Benz closer to our fast-growing community of social media fans and followers. Residents in the UAE are very patriotic and proud of their country and it reflects in the celebration of National Day every year. There is no doubt that the adorned cars in our Mercedes-Benz convoy will create great interest and generate an even greater sense of excitement on this auspicious day. This is also our way of saying ‘Thank You’ to the UAE for constantly supporting our brand and being the home of our regional headquarters,” said Dirk Fetzer, Director of Sales & Marketing at Daimler Middle East & Levant.
Recently celebrating a landmark one million fans on its Facebook page, Mercedes-Benz ME social media channels have been leading engagement rates in the region’s automotive industry in 2014.
To enter the National Day contest submit your designs through sending an e-mail with the design to submissions@MBSpiritoftheUnion.me or via Facebook before November 14th. Competition winners will be announced after the 15th of November. Mercedes-Benz fans are encouraged to post their images tagging #MBSpiritofTheUnion or #MBNationalDayUAE.
The Mercedes-Benz UAE National Day competition is organised in partnership with Gargash Enterprises, the authorised general distributor for Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah and Northern Emirates.