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Need A Car? State Farm Giving Away 2011 Ford Fusion Hybrid On Facebook

Need A Car? State Farm Giving Away 2011 Ford Fusion Hybrid On Facebook

As insurers go, State Farm is one of America's more venerable institutions. It's the one often used by our parents, grandparents, aunts, and uncles. But from the ad campaigns we've seen, State Farm hasn't been aggressively focused on reaching younger drivers -- at least not as focused as... read more

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JabbaWockeeZ Ford Dance Off

What Do You Think Of The Ford Explorer JabbaWockeeZ Dance Off?

Ford has been marketing the new 2011 Explorer in some very unique ways. Its latest video features a JabbaWockeeZ dance off between the 2010 V8 Crew and the 2011 V6 Posse... read more March 17, 2011 by  1


 
Entries in Saab's banner ad competition

Saabs United Founder Joins Saab's Social Media Team

Despite all the turmoil Saab has gone through in the last year, there has been a ton of support from the fans of this quirky Swedish car company. At this point, many Saab... read more March 15, 2011 by 


 
Jewel's Cadillac SRX Crash

Jewel Thanks Cadillac On Twitter For The SRX Saving Her Life

On Saturday morning the singer/song writer known as Jewel tweeted that her Cadillac SRX saved hers and her baby's lives after being in a rather gruesome car accident. The... read more March 14, 2011 by 


 
Entries in Saab's banner ad competition

Saab Wants You To Design The World's Best Banner Ad. Good Luck.

Nobody loves banner ads. They're often garish to the point of being offensive, and they take up space that could otherwise be used for news, reviews, syllogisms, or whatever... read more March 11, 2011 by  1


 
ChryslerAutos Tweet Motor City Drivers

Chrysler Fires NMS After F-Bomb Tweet

As most of our loyal SocialCarNews readers know, yesterday a tweet with the F-bomb was posted on Chrysler's Twitter account. Within minutes it was deleted and investigated... read more March 10, 2011 by  6


 
Car being loaded onto flat bed tow truck

The Repo Man Cometh -- But Not On Facebook

Late last summer, we sent a warning to anyone who might be behind on a car note, credit card, or mortgage: don't accept that mysterious Facebook friend request! At the time... read more March 10, 2011 by  1


 
ChryslerAutos Tweet Motor City Drivers

*UPDATED* Chrysler Tweets The F-Bomb "By Mistake"

UPDATE- Chrysler confirms the profane tweet came from an NMS employee, and also confirms the employee has been terminated. Social media is a double-edged sword: tweet too... read more March 9, 2011 by  1


 
Homer Simpson

5 Habits To Change During Lent -- And The Apps To Help You

The rain held off for most of yesterday's Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, but around the time that the police department made its traditional midnight charge down... read more March 9, 2011 by  1


 
Eminem in Chrysler's Super Bowl XLV ad

Chrysler 200 Ad Starring Eminem Still Popular, But Can Chrysler Put That Buzz In The Bank?

There's no denying that Chrysler scored big with its giant-sized, two-minute-long Super Bowl ad. The spot, which featured Eminem and the new Chrysler 200, generated a huge... read more March 8, 2011 by  2


 
OnStar SXSW

Chevrolet To Tweet Its Way To SXSW Using OnStar

As many of our loyal fans know, SXSW is quickly approaching. Chevrolet is planning on tweeting its way there using future OnStar technology. This will be the first time this... read more March 7, 2011 by 


 
Screenshot from Pay With PlugShare app for electric-car charging

PlugShare: Building An EV Charging Community

Xatori has released a new iPhone app that will build a community of EV charging station locations. The goal is to relieve EV owners of what is commonly known as "range... read more March 7, 2011 by 


 
GasBuddy

GasBuddy, GasBook, And Local Gas Prices: Save Money With Social

With unrest still bubbling in the oil-producing Middle East, it's time for a reminder on how to save money when filling up--on where and how to get the cheapest gas prices... read more March 7, 2011 by  1


 
Twitter

Top Three Automotive Tweets We Saw Today

Every once in a while it is nice to recognize automakers that tweet out some great stuff. Today we have kept a close eye on our Twitter streams and have picked out the three... read more March 3, 2011 by 


 
Rinspeed BamBoo concept

Rinspeed BamBoo: Forward-Thinking Concept, Or Deathtrap For Generation Y?

For weeks -- nay, months -- we've been puzzling over the Rinspeed BamBoo. That's not surprising; Swiss tuner Rinspeed is known for rolling out wacky, weird, and occasionally... read more March 3, 2011 by 


 
Asphalt Audi RS 3

Play Audi's iPhone Racing App For A Chance To Win A 2012 RS3

Been wanting to get your hands on the hot new 2012 Audi RS3? Audi is looking to hook you up, with its new Asphalt Audi RS3 iPhone game. Unfortunately you don't win a RS3 by... read more March 2, 2011 by 


 
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