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 Kimiko Kidd

Best Mazda Commercials From Over The Years

Best Mazda Commercials From Over The Years

In recent years, Mazda has been making an upscale push. Its Dream Bigger ad captures those lofty goals, with its beautiful cinematography, surreal imagery, and elegant soundtrack. But over the years, Mazda ads have come a long way. Here’s a look at some of the brand’s most memorable campaigns. Mazda3 — Revenge of the Car […]

 The News Wheel

Cadillac Provides Insight on Connected Services with Cute Commercials

Cadillac Provides Insight on Connected Services with Cute Commercials

Getting to know a new car can be confusing and downright frustrating. Between trying to adjust your seat just right and trying to find the button for cruise control, the cabin of a new vehicle takes some time to get used to. Instead of leaving you to read the owner’s manual to figure out what […]

 Whitney Russell

Check Out These 6 Vintage Chevy Commercials

Check Out These 6 Vintage Chevy Commercials

Today, Chevy commercials tend to elaborate on the “Real People, Not Actors” theme. In days gone by, however, the brand’s TV ads ranged from imaginative to creepy. Here are just some of these vintage commercials, for your viewing pleasure.   Pushing the Boundaries: Meet the long-anticipated 2020 Chevy Corvette The Chevy Cheyenne and a load of logs […]

 Cat Hiles

Toyota Jan Touts ToyotaCare Plus and SightLine Wipers in New Commercials

Toyota Jan Touts ToyotaCare Plus and SightLine Wipers in New Commercials

Actress Laurel Coppock has long had a presence in Toyota’s U.S. advertising efforts in her role as Jan the spokesperson. We’ve followed her through two pregnancies, learning about her weird cravings for pickles and ice cream. We’ve learned about her YouTube series, The Breakwomb, and been thankful that Progressive’s Flo (Stephanie Courtney) didn’t get the […]

 The News Wheel

Santa Gets “Swole” in Dodge’s Latest Holiday Commercials

Santa Gets “Swole” in Dodge’s Latest Holiday Commercials

Santa and his sleigh get a makeover in advertisements for Dodge's Black Friday sales event

When most people visualize Santa Claus, they picture a jolly, fat man with a long, white beard. However, it would seem that Dodge imagines Old Saint Nick with a different physique. The latest round of Dodge commercials for the holidays star a rather buff Santa Claus surrounded by a collection of Dodge cars. Other FCA […]

 Richard Bazzy

Bryan Cranston Shines in Built Ford Proud Commercials

Bryan Cranston Shines in Built Ford Proud Commercials

Let’s make something clear up front: If Ford is moving to make Bryan Cranston, talented actor, the new voice of its product over Denis Leary, less-talented actor but more-talented Bill Hicks impersonator, then I am all the way here for it. Cranston supplies the voiceover for “Built Ford Proud,” the Blue Oval’s latest ad campaign […]

 The News Wheel

These Lara Croft Car Commercials Are Total ’90s Video Game Cheese

These Lara Croft Car Commercials Are Total ’90s Video Game Cheese

Even before Lara Croft appeared in live action films as portrayed by Angelina Jolie, she was a celebrity. Having starred in multiple successful Playstation titles — beginning with Tomb Raider in 1996 — the fearless, adventurous video game heroine was a famous face (and body) in the late 1990s. Having become known for her globe-trotting, tomb-raiding escapades, […]

 The News Wheel

2019 Ford Edge ST Commercials Spotlight Co-Pilot360, Practicality and Performance

2019 Ford Edge ST Commercials Spotlight Co-Pilot360, Practicality and Performance

If you’ve been watching NCAA Football for the past couple of weekends, then you’ve probably noticed a couple of commercials spotlighting the 2019 Ford Edge and the new high-performance Edge ST. One spot focuses specifically on Ford Co-Pilot360, a new suite of standard driver-assist technologies that make the Edge one of the most intelligent vehicles […]

 The News Wheel

Toyota Debuts Diverse Collection of Commercials for the 2019 Corolla Hatchback

Toyota Debuts Diverse Collection of Commercials for the 2019 Corolla Hatchback

With six culturally diverse ads running on television and the internet, Toyota is sure to get tons of attention on the all-new 2019 Corolla Hatchback.

 Zachary Berry

Latest Chevy Commercials Pit “Real People” Up Against Alligators and the Mojave Desert

Latest Chevy Commercials Pit “Real People” Up Against Alligators and the Mojave Desert

In an effort to make its "Real People, Not Actors" ads more exciting, Chevy had those "Real People" encounter large reptiles and triple-digit heat

Chevrolet’s “Real People, Not Actors” commercials have been criticized by some as being too “pedestrian” or “dull.” Based on the latest batch of these commercials, Chevrolet has obviously heard these criticisms and is ready to address them. After all, the latest “Real People” television spots pit those real people up against the Mojave Desert and […]

 The News Wheel

5 Old Mitsubishi Commercials That Will Make You Miss the 90s and Early 2000s

5 Old Mitsubishi Commercials That Will Make You Miss the 90s and Early 2000s

The classic Mitsubishi Eclipse commercials will have you longing for simpler times when advertising was really just the same narrator talking about cool cars.

 The News Wheel

Car Commercials Without a Car: Meet the Blackbird

Car Commercials Without a Car: Meet the Blackbird

Shooting car footage, like any film, is a complex process. You have to get all the gear to the location, including the vehicle, to record the scene. If it’s a commercial and an automaker changes something about the car, new video has to be shot to keep it current, which can be a pricey adjustment. […]

 Zachary Berry

Latest Buick Regal Commercials Draw Inspiration from Freudian Psychology

Latest Buick Regal Commercials Draw Inspiration from Freudian Psychology

Watch as a man turns to manifestations of his id, ego, and superego for help in determining which Buick Regal model to buy

Three of the most famous psychological concepts ever developed are the id, ego, and superego. First described by Sigmund Freud, these three aspects of the psyche play a role in a person’s decision-making process. The id is the “pleasure” principle, appealing to basic human instincts. The superego is best described as the “morality” principle, discouraging these […]

 Kyle Johnson

Hyundai’s Super Bowl Commercials: Bad Refs, and a Promise to Surprise Millions

Hyundai’s Super Bowl Commercials: Bad Refs, and a Promise to Surprise Millions

Just in case you might have missed it, there’s a big sports game this weekend. Heck, it’s possible that you nearly forgot all about that party you’re invited to on Sunday. You’re just so busy these days, and it’s really hard to keep track, ya know. Everyone there will no doubt be talking about sportsy […]

 Zachary Berry

Classic Car Commercials: Chrysler Once Made a Town & Country Commercial Starring “Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius”

Classic Car Commercials: Chrysler Once Made a Town & Country Commercial Starring “Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius”

The ten-year-old advertisement used a somewhat obscure cartoon character as its spokesperson, even after his television series was already cancelled

Exactly 16 years ago today, Nickelodeon released Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, an animated film about an adolescent inventor who must stop an invading force of egg-shaped aliens. The film was an overall success, raking in $103 million at the box office, and even received a nomination for the very first Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, ultimately loosing […]

 The News Wheel

[VIDEO] Toyota Jan Returns in Toyotathon Holiday Commercials

[VIDEO] Toyota Jan Returns in Toyotathon Holiday Commercials

We’re huge fans of Toyota Jan, AKA Laurel Coppock, here at The News Wheel. So you can imagine our excitement when we saw that Toyota had released a trio of new Jan commercials to advertise its Toyotathon year-end sales event. Toyota released three separate Jan commercials for Toyotathon at the beginning of December—Jancapella, ToyotaCare, and […]

 Whitney Russell

Top 5 Wacky Car Commercials

Top 5 Wacky Car Commercials

Some auto commercials are fun or random. Others are downright bizarre and/or irrelevant to whatever car or car service that they are spotlighting. From the 80s through the present, here are just five of the weirdest car commercials that we’ve seen. The Perks of Oldies: Benefits of buying a used vehicle [wptab name=’#1′] GM Robot […]

 The News Wheel

Kia Refreshes Hamster Commercials with baby Turbo Hamster

Kia Refreshes Hamster Commercials with baby Turbo Hamster

The newborn Turbo Hamster has just arrived to join Kia’s 8-years-running cast of veteran hamsters. Any fans of the hamster commercials will rejoice at this long-awaited refresh. The recently unleashed commercial features the maternity ward of a hospital. A nurse goes up to an empty bassinet, only to discover that the “baby” (aka Turbo Hamster) […]

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