Internet Car and Truck of the Year Announced

Chicago (February 10, 2010)–The Internet Car and Truck of the Year website, an online venue not dependent on OEM advertising, held its inaugural Internet Pros and Average Joes vote for their favorite new cars.
The Internet Pros are comprised of a select team of 12 online writers from some of the leading automotive Internet sites, while the Average Joes consisted of more than 50,000 votes from the motoring public.

Dept. 180 at Chevrolet

Chevy_Department180.JPGThe first in a series of web clips from Chevrolet has been posted. Check out the quality engineers in Department 180. Hint: they explain all those ping pong balls in the teaser.

2010 Dodge Ram 2500

RAM! BAM! BLIZZARD, WIZZARD by Casey Williams When The President wakes up to find piles of snow in his driveway, he orders up an armored Suburban and continues with his appointed rounds. When Casey wakes up and finds the same…

Best Superbowl Car Commercials

We posted teasers to five automotive-related car commercials prior to the 44th NFL Superbowl. Now that it is over and Bourbon street is rocking, we picked the Top 3 automotive commercials aired during the game.

Craig Richard Ploth – Internet Manager

Name: Craig Richard Ploth                            A.K.A. Moose Place of Birth: New York City Age: I am the same age my mom was when she started lying about it.   Year, Make and Model of Your first car/truck: 77 Chevy Impala Sedan…

Toyota Recall Video Ad

Toyota_onlinevideo_closeup.jpgUnless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ve heard about Toyota’s massive recall campaigns over the past two months. Each day seems to bring more news of problems with Toyota vehicles here in the U.S. and abroad. They are finally putting out ads that apologize in a sincere manner and explain the steps they are taking to rectify the situation.

Superbowl Car Commericals – VW

VW’s new ad agency Deutsch LA is making their creative debut at the Superbowl with a new campaign featuring a modern interpretation of a classic game – “Punchdub”. We posted a story last week about introduction of “Sluggy”, the inventor…

Superbowl Car Commercials 2010

Thumbnail image for superbowl2010.jpgAhhh, the Superbowl. America’s annual excuse to party on a Sunday afternoon and pretend to be interested in a bunch of grown men wearing really tight pants running into each other while carrying a leather ball. Hold up, on second thought, that sounds kind of hot…Alas, I digress…for those of you that aren’t really interested in the game, there is always a LOT of hype over the commercials shown during the match. We’ve put together a collection of automotive ads/teasers that we know are coming this coming Sunday, February 7th.

Superbowl Car Commercials – Audi

This ad is one of a series of spots from Audi that are pseudo public service announcements about enforcing green policies. The ads have been causing some controversy over the use of the term “green police”. Seems that some people…

Superbowl Car Commericals – Bridgestone

Bridgestone has been doing teaser ads for the big game for a few years now. In 2008, we showed the teaser for their ad featuring Richard Simmons, and in 2009 we shared the preview of their Mr. Potato Head ad….