Advertisement
Find a Car
Go!

Advertising

 
Video: 2010 Saab 9-5 And The Resurrection Of Swedish Hip

Video: 2010 Saab 9-5 And The Resurrection Of Swedish Hip

A near-death experience can really do a number on a person, or a company, whatever the case may be. When people are involved, we know it tends to refocus you a bit, make you think of what is important in life and what you may have missed out on while you're busy surfing the Internet for inexpensive... read more

August 30, 2010 by  -
 
Renault 12SecondStrip promotion for the Wind convertible

Renault Seeks Warm, Caring Strippers For Short-Term YouTube Commitment

It's Wednesday, which can only mean two things: (a) we're halfway to the weekend, and (b) we're feeling a little punchy. What better time to mention Renault's campaign to... read more August 25, 2010 by 


 
Old Spice campaign featuring Isaiah Mustafa

Forbes Names Top 20 Social Media Campaigns: How Many Automakers Made The Cut?

Last week, Forbes ran a feature on the top 20 social media campaigns of all time. Some on the list were shoo-ins, like the recent Old Spice video series featuring Isaiah... read more August 24, 2010 by 


 
2010 Volkswagen Passat

Free Credit Report: Save Money On Your Car Loan By Managing Your Credit: Part II

Yesterday we discovered that managing your credit is crucial if you hope to get the best interest rate on your car loan. See Part I here. If you end up paying a few... read more August 23, 2010 by 


 
Screencap from Volkswagen's Remix Road microsite for the Golf

Share The Road -- And Remix It -- With The Volkswagen Golf

Apps for cars are hot, hot, hot, so when Volkswagen announced the winners of its "App My Ride" contest, we were eager to check out the results. Unfortunately, our ... read more August 23, 2010 by 


 
2009 Pontiac G5

Free Credit Report: Save Money On Your Car Loan By Managing Your Credit: Part I

Managing your credit is crucial if you hope to get the best rate on your car loan. Paying a few percentage points more than necessary can translate into shelling out... read more August 22, 2010 by  1


 
2010 Kia Rondo

Kia Rondo Discontinued: Rest In Peaceful Cabinosity

One of the most space-efficient vehicles on the market, the Kia Rondo, won't be back for 2011. So confirms Kia on its official U.S. website, where it uses the saying that... read more August 20, 2010 by 


 
Screencap from Australian Kia Sportage ad with Grandmaster Melle Mel and Scorpio

Kia Punches Gen-X Men Squarely In Their Middle-Aged Guts

This morning, we planned out a great post about the milestone Google Maps' reached yesterday: over 100 million people are now using its mobile app, which could mean Very Bad... read more August 20, 2010 by 


 
2009 Volkswagen Routan S

TLC Sends The Volkswagen Routan On A Brady Family Vacation

Remember those Brady Bunch vacation episodes -- the ones always done as two-parters, where the entire family sets out for some remote destination and ends up crushed by a... read more August 19, 2010 by  1


 
Screenshot of the Scion tC 'Take on the Machine' microsite

Scion Uses Search Engines To Promote The tC

Scion's been fairly quiet the past couple of years. The once-brash brand for tuners-in-training has been given a run for its money by other automakers like Kia and Nissan... read more August 18, 2010 by 


 
Roger Penske

Penske Is Feeling Very Anti-Social Media

New technology always comes with its share of detractors. Renaissance Brits hated the fork. Silent film vamp Clara Bow hated talkies. And now, Penske Automotive Group has... read more August 17, 2010 by  1


 
Invisible monkey in Dodge's Year-End Tent Event Sale advertisement

Invisible Monkey II: PETA Defends Dodge, Gets All Up In Our Grille

Ah, the Interwebz. We wrote a little story last Thursday about how Dodge digitally erased the image of a monkey from an end-of-year clearance commercial after People for the... read more August 16, 2010 by  27


 
Screencap from viral ad for the Dodge Challenger

Video: Dodge Challenger's 'Revolutionary' Campaign Tries To Go Viral

  Chrysler's recent ad campaigns have been pretty hit-or-miss. We've enjoyed the Dodge ads voiced by Michael C. Hall, despite the heat they've taken from PETA. The... read more August 16, 2010 by  1


 
2011 Buick Regal

And The Fastest-Growing Car Brand Is...Buick?

Look, we all miss Pontiac. Saturn, too. A few even miss Saab. (Fewer miss HUMMER.) But although General Motors' bankruptcy and brand sale may have been painful for fans, it's... read more August 16, 2010 by  6


 
Screencap from Porsche's YouTube channel

Battle Of The Brands: YouTube's Winners And Losers Revealed

And so it's come to an end -- this week-long look at automakers and their YouTube channels. We've been amused, intrigued, and sometimes bitterly disappointed by what we've... read more August 13, 2010 by 


 
Screencap from an ad for the 2011 Buick Regal

Video: Could You Spot A Buick Without Badges?

Remember those Folger's commercials -- the ones shot in high-end restaurants with an announcer who whispered, "We've replaced their premium roast coffee with Folger's... read more August 13, 2010 by  1


 
Advertisement
Advertisement

More From High Gear Media


 
 
© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by Homestar, LLC. Send us feedback.