This email with the subject "NOTIFICATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 01 Mar 2007 19:03:53 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was BMW AUTOMOBILE COMPANY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Promotion Department BMW Automobiles 22 Garden Close, Stamford, Lincs, PE9 2YP, London United Kingdom Dear Selected winner, This is to inform you that you have been selected for a cash Price of Â250,000.00 (two hundred and fifty thousand Great British Pounds) and a brand new BMW 120i Series Car from International programs held on the 28Th Febraury of 2007 in the United Kindom. Description of Price vehicle; Year: 2006 Model: 120i Colour (exterior/interior): Black Sapphire Metallic/Black Leather Mileage: 5 Transmission: Automatic 6 Speed Options: Cold weather package, premium package, fold down rear seats w/ski bag, an FM stereo with single in dash compact disc player. The selection process was carried out through random selection in our computerised email selection system from a database of over 250,000 email addresses drawn from all the continents of the world which your email was among the first ten (10) lucky winners. The BMW promotion is approved by the British Gaming Board and also Licensed by the The International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR). This promotion is the 3rd of its kind and we intend to sensitise the public. In 1999 we find out that our product was already a popular demand on the international market and our production unit increased from 70% to 90% today BMW is a leading car manufacturing company in the world. And with all this added service BMW saw that it was good to give out a little of what we have got from buyers over the years. To begin the processing of your Price (winnings) you are to contact our claims/Verification department for more information as regards procedures to claim your Price. Contact the verification department by providing your secret pin code x7pwyz2007 and your Reference Number BMW:2551256003/23.You are also advised to provide him with the under listed informations. 1.Name in full. 2.Address in full. 3.Nationality & Present Country. 4.Age. 5.Phone /Fax /Sex. 6.Email address. CONTACT PERSON: Engineer Roonyn James(Claims diretor) EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org PHONE: : +447031837289 You are to provide him with the above listed details as soon as possible so he can begin with the processing of your Price winnings. Our winners are assured of the utmost standards of confidentiality, and press anonymity until the end of proceedings, and beyond where they so desire. Be further advised to maintain the strictest level of confidentiality until the end of proceedings to circumvent problems associated with fraudulent claims. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program.Good luck from all members and staff of the 2007 BMW PROMOTION. MRS CLAIRE WESTWOOD DIRECTOR OF PROMOTIONS BMW PUBLICITY DEPARTMENT.