What do Lamborghini, Lady Gaga, and COVID-19 have in common? The Huracán that was featured in Lady Gaga’s latest video “911” is the grand prize of a COVID-19 sweepstakes. The contest money from entrants will go to communities affected by the pandemic.
The retail price of this Lamborghini Huracán is $246,816
So what is the Huracán used in the video? It is a gray V10-powered coupe with 602 hp hooked to a dual-clutch seven-speed automatic transmission. What stands out with this particular Lambo is the lime green brake calipers and matching stitching and piping inside. The retail price of this Huracán is $246,816.
The money collected by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation and the Together Rising organization goes to communities with mental health issues as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Lady Gaga’s foundation “promotes the wellness of young people and works with them to create a kinder and braver world.”
With the Omaze fundraising platform, you can enter for free. But you multiply your chances of winning by donating. You also need to be a resident of the contiguous United States. Also, you must be 18 to win. But anybody can donate. Going to the Omaze website you can get all of the details. The contest ends on December 17, 2020, with the winner to be announced in January.
The pandemic has been stressful for many along with the job losses
So give it a shot if you can. The pandemic has been stressful for many along with job losses not seen since the Great Depression. Mental health issues are common. If you’re experiencing problems there are a few quick things you can do to cope with the stress.
First, pause and then breathe. That’s a good start to washing anxiety away. If you are seeing upsetting content on social media take numerous breaks from viewing it. With so much extra time it is a good idea to take care of your body. Lose some weight or exercise more. You’ve got the time.
Reach out to people to stay connected
Since we are now much more isolated, we reach out to people to stay connected. Finally, seek help if your feelings are overwhelming or you’re in an unsafe situation. There are numerous helplines available to you. And don’t forget that suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
To own a Lamborghini Huracán is a dream come true for someone. But so is helping those who are less fortunate. It just feels good.