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Twitter Has Fun With Elon Musk's 'D' Unfortunately named car reminds Internet of penis slang

Elon Musk’s model D car is the most unfortunately named product since the iPad reminded consumers of feminine hygiene. So when Musk promised to "unveil the D" last night, you…

October 10, 2014, 12:48 PM EDT

Imagine: A Cologne for Your Car Mercedes and Rolls already scent their cars. Are Ford and GM Next?

March 21 was National Scent Day, and while it was a fine excuse for the fragrance industry to celebrate the $28 billion worth of perfumes it sells every year, the…

May 6, 2014, 6:02 AM EDT

Social Strategies Differ for Auto Brands in Super Bowl Toyota looks for sales with paid ads, Mercedes plays the long game

The difference between an earned-only strategy in social media versus paid-plus-earned can be like the difference between the Baltimore Ravens’ methodical, pro-style offense and the San Francisco 49ers’ quick-strike "pistol"…

January 29, 2013, 1:12 PM EST

Avis, Zipcar Deal Meets Marketing Challenges Word-of-mouth essential to car-sharing business model

For established corporate brands like Avis, buying a trendy “sharing economy” business like Zipcar is akin to gaining custody of an unruly child. Sharing companies build their brands on a…

January 15, 2013, 6:04 AM EST

Toyota Pays $1.1 Billion to Settle Lawsuit Likely ends two-year-old case brought by millions of customers

Toyota Motor Corp. will spend $1.1 billion to settle a two-year-old class-action lawsuit by millions of owners of the manufacturer's cars who said their vehicles suddenly and unintentionally accelerated, the…

December 26, 2012, 8:52 PM EST

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