Posts tagged: Car ads
Car ads were at the forefront of the advertising blitz in the big game this year, but spending $4million for thirty seconds of air time doesn’t guarantee anything more than a highly publicized stinker on the world’s biggest stage. Massive productions that would have been hits during normal broadcast shriveled under the spotlight. Others managed to be sucessful with production budgets John Madden could have burned through at a steak house. From the perspective of a car guy/hack advertising critic the winners and losers were clear.
If you’re going to pay up to $4million for a 30 second commercial it better make people do spit-takes with their cheese dip. From what’s been revealed of this year’s Super Bowl car ads we can expect more than a couple to grab headlines. In particuluar Mercedes has already managed to arouse a small sexual controversy from their teaser alone.
God bless America’s game. The following is a complete list (teaser videos included) of the car commercials that will entertain millions while we eat ourselves into a communal food coma.