mercedes' new curves

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In a brazen bid to make Mercedes-Benz a bit more hip and sexy, a local dealership in Scottsdale, Ariz., is evoking visions of babes in bikinis. Still, true to the upscale car’s dignified image, it’s only the words that are provocative.

Eager to target the under-35 set, ads for Schumacher Mercedes-Benz from local shop Folsom & Company include beauty shots of the cars accompanied by taglines perhaps more suited to beer ads.

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