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Last week, the social shopping site, announced plans to reward one lucky Twitter user with a brand new Ford Focus. In order to qualify, Twitter users must retweet "Hey! Retweet this for a chance to win a new car! Remember to follow @dealsplus Details:"

Since the contest launched, over 51,000 people have visited the website for contest details with over 10,000 retweeting the message. The contest ends on Monday, April 5th, 2010 at 11:59 PM PDT. The winner will be announced on Tuesday, April 6th, 2010. The winner will have the option of taking home the car, which can be picked up or shipped from Frontier Ford in Santa Clara, CA, or receive $13,000 in cash. Visit the site for specific terms of the contest.

The site, lets users find, share, discuss and enjoy the best deals and coupons available online. Launched in 2006, the site has attracted more than 3 million monthly visitors, 50,000 Twitter followers and 49,000 Facebook fans. Recent giveaways have included an iPod Touch, and an iPad. Bargains on the site are categorized by hot, fresh, electronics, computers, home and garden, clothing, office, games, and freebies, among others. Some of the vendors offering coupons on the site include Fresh Choice, Game Stop, Southwest Vacations, Adidas, Adobe, Newport News and more.

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