Win a Beetle with 3 nickels at the Sahara

Apr 16, 2002 4:10 AM

Players can win a Volkswagen Beetle by playing only 15 cents (three nickels) at the Sahara Hotel and Casino. Beetle Mania has attracted players from all over the world, and the Sahara has given away 14 of the diminutive cars over the past 12 months.

In February, the Sahara had three winners in just seven days. One couple even drove their brand new Beetle back to Florida.

The Sahara features 1,200 popular slot machines. A variety of reel slots, video poker and keno machines are located throughout the casino.

Players can earn points on their play with the Club Sahara card. All they need to do is insert the card into their favorite slot machine and watch their rewards add up. Club Sahara awards players both cash and comps. Members begin reaping the rewards of cash and hotel services after their first 200 points.

The Sahara is at the north end of the famed Las Vegas Strip. Opened in 1952, the hotel features a virtual ride Cyber Speedway, roller coaster ride and Nascar Cafe.