​Think Once. Think Twice. Think Bike.

Seventies PSAs kept it brilliantly simple. If you're trying to get drivers to take a second look for motorcyclists, this spot has it all: a well-spoken Brit rolling up his sleeves, a clear explanation of the problem, and a scary looking wreck unmarred by CGI. » 2/07/15 9:31am 2/07/15 9:31am

Meet The World's Second Female CEO Of An Automaker

Linda Jackson, former Managing Director of Citroën UK will replace Fréderic Banzet as CEO of the Citroën brand next month, thus becoming the second female CEO of an international car maker in less than a year. » 5/07/14 7:53am 5/07/14 7:53am

10 Things that Make You Look Like a Massive Idiot while Driving

Do you ever wonder why everyone looks at you with astonished faces when you're driving? Well, here is a start. If you do any of these things, you are raising the blood pressure of everyone around you with your embarrassing driving. Whether you are just clueless or a bit self righteous, make sure you pay close… » 5/01/14 2:52pm 5/01/14 2:52pm

Texting While Driving Can Get You Seriously Hurt (In Mario Kart)

By now we should all be on board with the idea that texting while driving is a particularly dangerous and irresponsible thing. But how does it affect one's driving within Mario Kart? A physician and some elementary schoolers found it significantly increases the risk of driving backwards, among other hazards. » 2/03/14 11:09am 2/03/14 11:09am

This Documentary Might Be The Thing That Kills Texting While Driving

Acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog's wants to bring an end to the scourge of texting while driving once and for all — and he just might do it. » 8/09/13 2:01pm 8/09/13 2:01pm

How Hot Does It Get Inside a Parked Car? (Spoiler: SO FREAKING HOT)

It's summer. It's stinking hot. And for any silly person who leaves their pets (or any imbecile who leaves their kids) inside a parked car, watch this video where a doctor traps himself inside a parked car to see how how it gets. Even with all four windows cracked down a bit, the car temperature reaches 117 degrees… » 7/03/13 8:29am 7/03/13 8:29am

The Most Terrifying Anti Drunk Driving Stunt You'll Ever See

Sometimes the best way to drive a point home is pure, abject terror. And that's the approach Leo Burnett London used in this ad that shows a rather extreme way to discourage drinking and driving. » 6/07/13 3:12pm 6/07/13 3:12pm

Sorry to Disrupt: Valleywag Is Back

You’re doing it again. It’s only been a few years since we last met here, but you, Valley venture capitalist and Alley opportunist, are worse than ever. There will come a day when all the coddling and cheerleading you’ve become accustomed to curdles into rage and recrimination in the wake of another burst bubble, and… » 4/22/13 9:00am 4/22/13 9:00am

GM's Opel Claims They Don't Want Omelette Au Fromage

After on Monday, the French newspaper Le Monde reported that PSA (Peugeot-Citroën) is planning to buy the struggling Opel brand in order to get a chance against the Volkswagen Group, Opel released a statement claiming the French are talking bollocks. » 1/09/13 9:30am 1/09/13 9:30am

The French Are Losing Their Couilles (Balls)

This Wednesday, Citroën will end the production of its executive saloon, the weird and wonderful C6. The 250 people working on that line will be transferred to other tasks, but it will also result in the Mulhouse factory stopping completely for two days this month. In the long run, PSA is planning to fire 11,200… » 12/17/12 4:20pm 12/17/12 4:20pm

Is This GM's Secret Plan To Get Rid Of The Lackluster Opel Brand?

Opel has been the focus of a lot of squabbling inside GM as of late. The brand is underperforming and proving to be a pretty gigantic money pit. Analysts are telling GM to get rid of it as soon as humanly possible. » 10/12/12 12:20pm 10/12/12 12:20pm

GM Buys 7% Of Peugeot In Platform-Sharing Alliance

GM has officially teamed up with PSA Peugeot Citroën In order to stop losing all the money they're earning in the rest of the world in Europe on Opel/Vauxhall. Or, to put it other terms, they've dumped their weirdo Swedish girlfriend and picked up a tiny underfed French woman to help raise a better family. » 2/29/12 12:15pm 2/29/12 12:15pm

Buckle Your Family Into The YouTube Ad Of The Year

The winner of the first YouTube competition for best ad worldwide was this public service announcement from England about wearing seat belts. C'mon, it can't be that good...what the...wow, no, I'm fine, it just got really dusty in here. [Copyranter] » 11/19/10 12:00pm 11/19/10 12:00pm

DOT Unveils Anti-Distracted-Driving Website, We Lose Focus During…

In 2008, 5,870 people were killed in car crashes while eating or talking on the phone. The government wants you alive, so it recently launched the public-service site Distraction.gov. In other news OH LOOK SOMETHING SHINY » 12/31/09 3:30pm 12/31/09 3:30pm

Today Show Finally Finds Scary British Texting-While-Driving PSA

Remember that British anti-texting ad? The Today Show's found it and they're going nuts. Donny Deutsch just said TV stations need to show the video like, around-the-clock. It's the biggest Welsh hit since Tom Jones. » 8/25/09 10:00am 8/25/09 10:00am

Peugeot CEO Christian Streiff Fired

Immediately following GM CEO Rick Wagoner’s departure comes the news that France’s biggest carmaker, PSA Peugeot Citroën, has sacked its own chief executive. Welcome to the club Christian Streiff. » 3/30/09 9:30am 3/30/09 9:30am

Mitsubishi Announces Electric Vechicle Partnership With PSA Peugeot…

Mitsubishi is quietly brewing an extensive electric vehicle program that's one of the most intensive in the industry and they've just announced a partnership with PSA Peugeot Citroen. » 3/02/09 4:15pm 3/02/09 4:15pm

Non Francais! PSA and Renault Build Fewer Cars at Home

For the first time in the history of either company, both Peugeot and Renault have built more vehicles outside of France than in the glorious land of Bardot, Depardieu, Clouseau, Cousteau and Trust. The automakers reduced construction at home by fifteen percent, while foreign production has doubled in the past eight… » 2/20/07 4:00pm 2/20/07 4:00pm