Mini Asks Owners To Make Ads, Gets Humorous And Horrifying Results

Mini hasn't been known for making conventional ads, so I guess they expected more of the unusual when they asked ten owners to do test drives and make up ad spots for the 2014 Mini. The videos really do range from rather amusing to "Holy crap, what was that?" » 4/04/14 9:00pm 4/04/14 9:00pm

How Jeff Gordon Scared The Crap Out Of Me With This Epic Prank

I keep to myself in cabs. But one thing that gets my attention is a driver with a neck tattoo telling me that he just got out of jail after 10 years and that the cop behind is making him nervous. And especially when he starts a police chase while yelling "I can't go back." I thought this was the end. » 2/27/14 7:40am 2/27/14 7:40am

The CEO Of Volvo Trucks Has The Biggest Balls In The World

Claes Nilsson, the CEO of Volvo Trucks, knows you need a hook at the beginning of a YouTube video if it's going to go "viral." He found one. See for yourself why this latest new Volvo Truck video starring him has been watched 400,000 times since it was posted yesterday. » 9/02/13 7:16pm 9/02/13 7:16pm

Leonard Nimoy Drops F-Bomb On Zachary Quinto In Hilarious Audi Ad

Old Spock vs. new Spock? Hell yes. This new ad starring Leonard Nimoy in a Mercedes-Benz CLS 550 vs. Zachary Quinto in an Audi S7 is the perfect example of why Audi is creating some of the best car ads in the world. » 5/07/13 10:12am 5/07/13 10:12am

This Is The Most Awkward Ad Ever for a Local Repair Shop

Self-styled "internetainers" Rhett & Link continue their evil plot to rule the world of awkward advertising with this latest spot for Arlen's Transmission in Burbank, CA. » 4/30/13 2:50pm 4/30/13 2:50pm

Why Volkswagen Had The Best Reveal At This Year's New York Auto Show

In our post-carpocalyptic and post-paper world, truly amazing auto show press reveals are a rarity. Rightfully so. Why spend tens of millions of dollars to unveil a car to a group of balding, morbidly-obese, and irrelevant auto "press" when it's already been seen online by an audience a thousand times larger and more… » 3/29/13 9:47am 3/29/13 9:47am

Even In A Honda Ad, Mario Andretti Is Way Cooler Than You

We already know that even at the age of 73, Mario Andretti is way cooler than you. But did you also know that he's even cooler than you in a Honda ad? » 2/28/13 6:46pm 2/28/13 6:46pm

There Has Never Been A Car Commercial More Ridiculously Awesome Than…

The lyrics will forevermore be seared into my brain: The only way to travel is Cadillac style. Some people want more. Not just a little bit. This is your life, you're the only one who's living it. Let's go. Let's live. Let's love every mile. The only way to travel is Cadillac Style. » 2/27/13 9:29am 2/27/13 9:29am

"Grey Poupon: The Lost Footage" Should Win For Most Awesome Oscar Ad

Over 25 years ago, one fine gentleman passed another fine gentleman a jar of Grey Poupon. But it seems that wasn't the whole story. Apparently, that old ad didn't actually end with "But of course." » 2/24/13 11:41pm 2/24/13 11:41pm

The Real Story Behind The Chevrolet Bow Tie

You may have heard the legend of how Chevrolet's co-founder Billy Durant came up with its famous bow-tie logo when he saw the design on wallpaper in a Paris hotel. Except the legend isn't true. Here's the real story. » 5/02/12 12:00pm 5/02/12 12:00pm

Jaguar Reads Playboy, Gets A 'Piloerection'

The new "Alive" ad campaign for Jaguar, the auto brand named after a kitty cat, stresses a corporate image that's all about asking buyers — "How Alive Are You?" The latest example of the campaign? Jag's asking readers of Playboy's May issue whether they've ever had a "piloerection." Sounds naughty. » 4/17/12 4:45pm 4/17/12 4:45pm

Shaq Shows His "Oh" Face In New Buick Commercial

Yes, you read that right. Shaquille O'Neal is now shilling for Buick. The former basketball star and inventor of the Shaq-Fu form of martial arts recently shot a Buick LaCrosse TV spot in Pasadena, California. » 3/30/12 9:30am 3/30/12 9:30am