This email with the subject "Winning Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 23 Nov 2010 01:26:10 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mercedes-Benz Promo" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN Dear Sir/Madam,In a bid to ease the living conditions of our fans/customers all over the world in this dark period of economic crunch Where many companies are closing and families have lost their homes and means of livelihood. Mercedes-Benz.de in conjunction with Mercedes-Benz.co.uk sends you this mail with the aim of giving you the opportunity of becoming a proud beneficiary of the 2010 charity promotions with a cash sum of 850,000:00GBP (Eight Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds ) by being part of our online quiz competition. If you have never had a Mercedes-Benz,this is your chance to benefit from our company while if you have had any of our products this is your opportunity of enjoying some of our benefits apart from the comfortability and efficiency of our products.Just answer the simple questions asked below. MERCEDES-BENZ TEST QUESTIONS 1, Which of these is manufactured by Mercedes-Benz? (A), X5 (B), SLR MCLAREN (C), Z4 2, Emil Jellinek named a special car made for him after the name of his 10 year old daughter, what was her name? (A), FIONA (B), BENZ (C), MERCEDES 3, Name two cars that Mercedes-Benz Manufactured.(A), X5 & E-CLASS (B), Z4 & K-CLASS (C), M-CLASS & C-CLASS There are other Mercedes-Benz cash consolation prizes for candidates who may fall short of the answers. Send your answers along with your name, sex, Phone Number,country and occupation to: NAME: Tankson Tabler EMAIL: email@example.com TEL:+447045767820 Yours Sincerely,and Good Luck, Stratford Homes (Chief Monitoring Officer) This Promotion is endorsed and licensed by The Mercedes-Benz Company. Material Copyrightę2010. All Rights Reserved www.mercedes-benz.de and www.mercedes-benz.co.uk