Free Motor Contest

Win An Elco Electric Motor

Elco wants to make your dreams come true – 

Enter our Free motor contest by telling us how you would help keep our waters clean? Would you be cruising through a canal giving guests tours, maybe taking the family around the world, or are you restoring a vintage boat and want to repower with electric? 

Tell us how much you’ll be using the motor, where it will be used and YOU MIGHT WIN A FREE ELCO ELECTRIC MOTOR.

To enter email Dean at

Once you experience the silence of the motor, the ease of use, the durability and the lack of maintenance, you won’t know how you lived without your Elco Electric Motor. 

The winner will be announced at the Annapolis Boat Show October 10-14, 2013. 




Agreement to Official Rules. Please read the contest rules prior to entry to ensure you understand and agree. You agree that submission of an entry in the Contest constitutes agreement to these rules.

Sponsor. The Contest is sponsored by Elco Motor Yachts, LLC located at 21 South Water Street, Athens, NY 12015.

Eligibility. To be eligible to enter the contest, you must be 18 years of age at the time of entry. Employees, interns and contractors of Elco and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, advertising and promotion agencies, representatives, and agents and members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate in the contest. Contest is void where prohibited by law.

Contest Period. The Contest begins on July 23, 2013 12PM Eastern Time (ET) Zone in the United States and ends on October 1, 2013, 11.59 PM ET. All dates are subject to change. Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest through our website, or via email at

How to Enter. Limit one (1) entry per person, per email address, per household for the duration of the Contest. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries may be used in promotional materials of the Sponsor.

Entry. To enter, please submit an essay telling us how you would help keep our waterways clean, along with a photo of your boat. 

Judging. The winner of the Contest will be chosen by Elco in its sole discretion.

Winner Notification. On or about October 14, 2013, the Sponsor will select the winner of the Contest. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner via telephone or email on or about October 14, 2013. If the potential winner cannot be contact within five (5) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner from the remaining eligible entries.

Prizes. The winner of the contest will receive the correct model Elco motor for the winner’s boat from currently existing Elco motor models as determined solely by Sponsor. The winner of the contest is responsible for all costs other than the cost of the motor including but not limited to accessories, shipping, installation, duties and taxes. The winner is responsible for complying with all applicable tax laws and filing requirements. The winner must install the motor into their boat. Cash will not be substituted for the prize. The winner consents to participate in photos and/or a video for promotional purposes and consents that that both their likeness and their boat may appear in publications and communications promoting the Sponsor.

Release of Liability. By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation on the contest or receipt or use of any prize.