Scion Social Media Contest Could Send You to San Diego Comic-Con

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Want to head to San Diego for this year’s Comic-Con International event? Scion might be your ticket.

The Japanese automaker has officially announced its Scion Epic FR-S contest, which will award a grand prize winner with a pair of round-trip tickets and accommodations to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con International event. To enter, fans can simply submit photos and videos on Twitter or Instagram, tagging @Scion and including the hashtag of #EPICFRS as part of the post. Of course the photos or videos have to incorporate a Scion vehicle or a Scion, Scion Racing or Scion AV reference.

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Winners will be judged based on unique use, creativity, positive representation of Scion and clever use of the brand. Entries must be limited to 15 seconds. Though the company didn’t announce the contest until now, it has actually been accepting entries since March 27 10:00 AM PST and will do so until June 16 at 11:59 PM PST. Three runner-ups will also receive different prize packages that include an Ogio backpack, Volcano Portable Speakers and Scion gear.

“Fans of the FR-S are familiar with the epic experiences it can inspire, and this contest allows us to elevate everything truly epic across the Scion brand,” said Scion Vice President Doug Murtha. “We can’t wait to see what Scion fans will create to help share the story of originality and individualism that makes up the Scion brand.”

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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