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SEP 18th 2020

Laura Thomson

The eight best car advert stunts

Back in the golden age of motor racing, manufacturers would rely on the ‘win on Sunday, sell on Monday’ approach, with punters flocking to the showrooms after races in an effort to emulate their motorsport heroes. But as racing cars drifted further away from their road-going counterparts, they were forced to turn to more creative measures to shift stock. And luckily, television offered the perfect stage.

Over the past few decades, screens worldwide have broadcast these adverts, with varying success. From a tyre shredding display of daring, to a rather questionable lesson on the birds and the bees, here are a few of our favourites…

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