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SMP Contest Will Crown the Next Automotive ‘Tech Star’

The Standard Tech Star Challenge will award one grand prize winner everything needed to start his or her own automotive-related YouTube channel.
<p>The Standard Tech Star Challenge will award one grand prize winner everything needed to start his or her own automotive-related YouTube channel.</p>

Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) will supply everything needed to start an automotive-related YouTube channel to the grand prize winner of its Standard Tech Star Challenge. The contest runs through July 31, 2017.

How to Enter

Contestants must upload a video of their best one-minute tech tip to YouTube and add the hashtag #StandardTechStar in the video description. The tech tip should be for an underhood repair. Members of SMP’s acclaimed training department will select the winning tech tips.

Details are at www.StandardTechStarChallenge.com.

Prizes

The Grand Prize is an all-expense paid trip for two to SMP’s training center in Irving, Texas, where the winner will record three install videos with SMP’s Director of Training and YouTube Tech Star, Ryan Kooiman. The winner’s videos will be posted to the Standard YouTube channel, which has over 3 million views and 4,000 subscribers. Plus, they’ll receive $5,000 toward video equipment and automotive tools to start their own channel.

Additionally, two 2nd prize winners will win $1,500 toward automotive tools and/or video equipment. Five 3rd prize winners will win a GoPro Hero4 Black camera. The first 500 entries will receive a commemorative Standard cap.

Phil Hutchens, vice president engine management marketing for SMP, says: “Standard has always been proud to recognize and support the professional technician community, and our Standard Tech Star Challenge is an exciting way to do just that.”

The contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec).

Visit www.StandardTechStarChallenge.com for contest rules and details.

About SMP

SMP supplies independent professional auto technicians and automotive do-it-yourselfers with replacement parts for engine management ignition, emission and fuel systems as well as temperature control products for domestic and import cars and light trucks. For more information, download the SMP Parts App 2.0 or visit www.smpcorp.com.

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