Advertisers went on the offense when it came to this year’s Super Bowl 50 commercials. Carmakers dominated the advertisers. Find out which ones took home the trophy.
Author Bill Frank
Ohio real estate developer Brian Ross purchased a Ferrari 335S Spider Scaglietti for €32 million at auction, making it the most expensive car sold at auction in Euros.
Toyota is killing off Scion and folding it into the Toyota brand after 13 years. Scion failed to build a visual brand identity or product personality. A brand targeted at young people in an era when those young people are buying fewer and fewer cars occupies an extremely narrow niche.
The full-sized, 1970s era Cherokee inspired the Jeep Chief Concept. The Chief adorns the Cherokee’s unmistakable razor grille and chrome bumper. Sadly, most people will not ever get to see the Jeep Chief actually driving.
The Obama Administration invests $4 billion over the next 10 years to fund autonomous vehicle research and testing projects.
The 1948 Davis Divan remains one of the most enigmatic American cars ever made. Davis Motorcar Company made only 13 before declaring bankruptcy, but its futuristic design and crafting make it a museum piece.
A fearful GM doubles down on purchases to thwart Über’s threat to the auto industry. GM has acquired the technology and most of the assets of the San Francisco-based ride-hailing pioneer Sidecar Technologies Inc.
Samsung’s bold strategy to enter the battle over self-driving cars to leverage information technology for future growth may be a desperate gamble as Samsung looks to find new growth drivers amid slowing smartphone sales.
Protect your car in winter. Winter is brutal on your car. Snow, ice, sleet and bad driving conditions take their toll. Follow these proper maintenance rules.