To mark the launch of the all-new Civic, Honda has been splashing the cash this week, in two separate giveaways.
First up, Jason O’Dwyer collected €5,000 as the winner of the Christmas “Guess the Snowflake” competition.
Adrian Cole Managing Director Universal Honda Ltd., Alison Canavan Brand Ambassador Universal Honda Ltd., Jason O’Dwyer Winner of the ‘Guess the Snowflakes Competition’and John Saunders Marketing and Sales Director Universal Honda Ltd., pictured at Universal Honda Headquarters Citywest. Pic Patrick O’Leary
For two weeks people had the opportunity to log onto www.honda.ie and guess the number of snowflakes that fell over the all-new 2017 Honda Civic, in the online animation.
Jason who guessed 789 snowflakes arrived to Universal Honda to collect his winnings and with the help of his son Dylan unveiled the all-new Honda Civic to the attendees on the night.
In conjunction with the “Guess the Snowflake Competition” Universal Honda also gifted €5,000 to the Dublin Simon Community as part of its “Powering Local Dreams” Project, which celebrates over 30 years of the Honda brand in Ireland.
Annmarie Brennan from the Dublin Simon Community said: ‘“On behalf of Dublin Simon Community and the people who rely on our services each day, we would like to thank everyone in Honda for their support. You are providing people with life changing outreach, treatment, housing, homelessness prevention and education services. Your kindness will make a vital difference and enable the people and families to move to a safe and secure place they can call home.”
John Saunders, Sales and Marketing Director of Universal Honda at the prize-giving said: “This evening has been a wonderful opportunity for us to give something back, not only a small helping hand to the community through the terrific work of Dublin Simon, but also brightening someone’s new year with the wonderful prize of €5,000 from the ‘Guess the Snowflake’ Competition.”
The all new tenth generation Honda Civic will be available in showrooms from early March 2017.This larger, sleeker model, loaded with class leading “Honda Sensing” safety technology, which comes as standard across the Civic range, will be available from €23,750 ex works.