These Folks Are Locked In A 50-Hour Kissing Contest For A Free Automobile

What would you do for a free automobile? How about lock lips with it for greater than 48 hours?

Persons are engaged in a weird kissing contest in Texas that may reward the final individual slobbering on the autos with a free Kia.

Since 7 a.m. on Monday, contestants have been urgent their lips to 2 totally different vehicles inside an Austin dealership as their marathon is broadcast to Facebook Live.


Almost two dozen folks entered a kissing competitors in a bid to win a free Kia.

The “Kiss a Kia” contest began with 20 folks, Fox 7 reported. By Tuesday afternoon that quantity was right down to 11.

Totally different candidates left for “totally different causes,” a consultant for iHeart radio station 96.7 KISS FM, which is internet hosting the occasion, advised The Huffington Publish.

“Some left voluntarily, some have been referred to as out for his or her lips coming off the automobile,” stated iHeart Media Director Zachary Wellsandt. “Everybody has been in nice spirits, even these referred to as out have taken it properly and talked to us on their means residence to some well-earned sleep.”

Thankfully, there are 10-minute breaks every hour — not that it makes idly standing, bending or kneeling subsequent to a automobile for hours on finish a cake stroll, particularly when you think about they’re additionally combating a scarcity of sleep.


By Tuesday afternoon the variety of rivals had dropped to 11.

“Your nostril is so purple,” a feminine contestant advised a male competitor as they got here up for air throughout a fast break on Tuesday.

“Yeah, that was depressing,” he replied.

“Each hour appears longer than the one earlier than it,” she remarked.


A contestant tries to wipe away smudges left by one other contestant on the facet of a automobile throughout a 10 minute break.

After every break, the individuals should rotate locations ― requiring slightly wipedown of the automobile by their place taker. Those that have been standing earlier than the break may even have to sit down within the subsequent hour, and vice versa.

If after 50 hours there are folks nonetheless hanging on, one in every of their names will likely be drawn at random to find out the winner, Wellsandt stated.