Audi gifted a ‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestant a new car after she lost out on a technicality
Rubush addressed properly, however she stopped briefly for a couple of seconds in between “right” and “word.”
“You know, this one’s tough because you said all the right words, including the word ‘word,’ but as you know, it’s gotta be more or less continuous,” host Pat Sajak informed Rubush, a tip of dissatisfaction in his voice. “We’ll allow for a little pause, but not four or five seconds.
“I’m sorry,” he continued. “You did a great job of getting it, however we can’t provide you the reward, and it was the Audi.”
“Begin @WheelofFortune, the female actually picked the ideal word,” he tweeted. “Offer her the automobile.”
Tara Rush, Audi of America Chief Marketing Officer, said the company was “enjoyed present Charlene” in a statement to CNN.
“It is the season of offering after all and, technicality or not, we are constantly excited to share a little bit of Audi magic and cheer!” Rush said in the statement.
“Wheel of Fortune” did not instantly reacted to CNN’s ask for remark.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.