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Uber Sets Up a Curbside Breathalyzer, Drives You Home If You're Over the Limit

'You drink, we drive' in Toronto

Drunk-driving messaging is a naturally fruitful creative area for any taxi or car-service company, and Uber has produced a very cool campaign around the topic with this curbside breathalyzer in…

Ad of the Day: Honda Just Keeps Driving in This Hypnotic, Looping Ad That Never Ends

Mcgarrybowen's sequel to award-winning 'Illusions' spot

What better way for an automaker to communicate performance, longevity and a never-ending commitment to quality than with an ad that itself never ends? Honda and mcgarrybowen London have made just…

Ad of the Day: Chevy Frightens and Amuses Real People in Great Focus-Group Ads

Zombies, killer clowns, puppies and more

Even the best prank ads can sometimes leave you wondering: Were those real people or actors? That isn't a problem in Chevrolet's entertaining new campaign, which includes what so many other…

This BMW Ad With a 'Crazy' Woman Has Angered Mental Health Advocates

Brand resists calls to pull horror spoof

Will a BMW commercial that's come under fire from prominent mental-health advocates get bounced from the NCAA men's basketball tournament telecasts? The controversy over the 30-second spot, which has been running…

The Verge Launches Transportation Section With Hopes of Attracting Car Brands

Planes, trains and connected automobiles

The next road taken for The Verge veers toward the auto industry. The Vox Media online publication unveiled Transportation, a section dedicated to all modes of travel, with launch partner…

Pennzoil's High-Octane Aerial Stunt Shows a Dodge Drifting on a Floating Platform

With help from some visual effects

Need a lift? Take this cool 90-second Pennzoil spot from J. Walter Thompson for a spin. Stunt driver Rhys Millen hurtles through the streets of Cape Town, South Africa, in a…

Pep Boys Mechanics Reflect on Gender in SNL's Perfect Spoof of Starbucks' 'Race Together'

Leaving customers horrified

The Internet didn't tolerate Starbucks' #RaceTogether promotion about racial awereness, and the coffee giant swiftly ditched the effort. But Saturday Night Live took notice, and brilliantly skewered the overly simplistic…

Volvo and Grey London Invent an Invisible Paint That Lights Up Cyclists at Night

Another safety innovation with LifePaint

Safety is a huge part of the Volvo brand. And now, the automaker, with help from Grey London, is extending the concept beyond its own drivers—to cyclists with whom they…

Jaguar Attempts an Insane High-Wire Crossing of the River Thames

Precarious stunt with lightweight XF sedan

Did Jaguar's high-wire stunt above the River Thames in London make a big splash? You'll have to watch and find out. Suspended about 60 feet above the murky depths at Canary…

This Audi Emits Nothing but Water Vapor, So Its Billboards Are Made of That Too

More innovative outdoor from thjnk

Innovative products deserve advertising that itself is innovative—embodying the promise of what's for sale in the way it's being sold. This Audi campaign from German agency thjnk does a nice…

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