Why Are Dodge Ads Like A Weird, Overly Controlling Stage Parent?

When you buy a car, what's really happening is that you're entering a relationship with your car. And that's how it should be — you and the car, growing with and learning about one another. But what do you do if that car's parents prove to be abusive and controlling? I'm asking for my friend, a nice kid named… » 3/16/15 8:20pm 3/16/15 8:20pm

Is Autotrader Hiding Something In This Dukes of Hazzard Themed Ad?

Autotrader decided that they needed to target the habitual cop-fleer and haystack-leaper vintage muscle car market and convince them to modernize their rides. To get that idea across, they secured the Duke boys and their famous whip, the General Lee. But it looks like they're avoiding a certain detail on the car. » 6/11/14 7:06pm 6/11/14 7:06pm

Did VW's British Ad Agency Rip Off This Song?

Volkswagen's television ads have long been known for their very effective use of music. Their 1999 ad for the Cabrio, "Milky Way", famously used Nick Drake's moody song Pink Moon, and gave the late singer/songwriter one of the largest bumps in popularity his career had seen. It's clear that VW's ad agency DDB, places… » 5/28/12 12:00pm 5/28/12 12:00pm