Tag Archives: Advertising

Maria Sharapova’s marketing agreement comes to a halt following a failed drug test

It hasn’t been good news for Porsche and their brand ambassador, famed tennis star Maria Sharapova. According to a recent statement from Porsche and a report from USAToday, Sharapova failed ad rub test and was found to have been taking a drug recently listed as a banned substance in January for over 10 years. The prescription […]

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Video: Watch Jeremy Clarkson take a jab at the BBC in ad for new Amazon Fire TV stick

All of us gearheads eagerly await Jeremy Clarkson’s debut with his new TV show on Amazon Prime, along with co-hosts and mates, Richard Hammond and James May. But in an awkward and funny advert for Amazon and their new Fire TV media stick, Clarkson decided to make his debut at Amazon a little early. In […]

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Hyundai confirms Super Bowl XLVIII TV Ads featuring the 2014 Elantra and new Genesis Sedan

Hyundai has confirmed to be spending a fairly big portion of their marketing and advertising budget to score some commercial TV time during the 2014 Super Bowl XLVIII next February. Click here for our original post on the 2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan. The TV ads will feature the all-new Hyundai Genesis sedan and the updated […]

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Report: 2014 Kia K900 to get some commercial time during the Super Bowl

The Super Bowl and the automobile industry go hand in hand at the meeting point with television ad spots, which comes to no surprise as it is the most highly sought after period for commercial television advertisements. That said, Kia is looking to seize the very costly several seconds to showcase and pitch the all-new […]

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Jaguar to showcase first ever Super Bowl ad in February 2014

Jaguar will be revealing their first ever Super Bowl ad at next year’s competition in February. As part of their aggressive marketing strategy to cater more to the youth with their cars, the ad will feature the all-new F-Type Coupe. “The Super Bowl is a perfect advertising platform for Jaguar given our new products, fast […]

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Video: Watch F1 driver Marc Gene drive around in the new Alfa Romeo 4C for some marketing stunts

Curious to see some more moving footage of the much anticipated Alfa Romeo 4C? Well, Alfa teamed up with F1 driver Marc Gene for some marketing around Madrid, Spain. Gene supposedly picks up a complete random stranger off of the streets to show a lucky individual what the 4C is capable of. But of course, […]

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2013 Ram Power Wagon Superman Themed Interior

Video: Ram creates a one-off Superman-themed Power Wagon for Warner Bros. new Man of Steel

Dodge’s now somewhat separate line up trucks, solely known as Ram, have joined forces with Warner Bros. studio to produce a bespoke themed Ram Power Wagon themed for the new Superman film, Man of Steel. It’s part of an advertising campaign, which also includes some TV ads (shown below). It dons a unique matte-colored wrapping, a […]

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2013 Jaguar F-Type  TV Ad Spot

Video: Jaguar officially launches global advertising campaign for the all-new F-Type roadster

As Jaguar gears up to launch its all-new F-Type roadster, the Coventry-based auto maker released a new wave of TV ad spots to kick-off the F-Type’s new global advertising campaign. “We have built on Jaguar’s sports car heritage which stretches over 75 years, and in the F-TYPE we have reignited the flame,” said Adrian Hallmark, […]

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2013 Porsche AG with Maria Sharapova in 911

Porsche AG signs Russian tennis superstar Maria Sharapova as brand ambassador

Automobile manufacturers have a history of working with prominent figures—i.e. attractive female [insert profession here]—in various other industries to help brand themselves and to appeal to the customer on a broader level of pop culture. This instance is no different as Porsche AG proudly announced that they hired Russian tennis superstar Maria Sharapova to be […]

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Report: Chrysler to soon ditch the “Imported From Detroit” marketing campaign to one that exudes “import fighter”

As if we were already getting used to the “Imported From Detroit” slogan that automatically defaults to the Pentastar of Auburn Hills, Michigan with the brand celebrating a sponsorship with Motown: The Musical on Broadway—which is excellent and a must see I might add—Forbes reports that Chrysler will be displacing that slogan with a new […]

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