The Truth About Cars » Logo Contest http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sun, 01 May 2016 16:00:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 This Is A Ford Truck http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/this-is-a-ford-truck/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/this-is-a-ford-truck/#comments Thu, 10 Feb 2011 12:44:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=383467 You think only China has a total disregard for intellectual property? Ford filed a trademark infringement suit on Wednesday against a foreign carmaker. The only thing this carmaker has in common with China is their love for the red color. Ford sued Ferrari for blatantly stealing the name of the world’s best selling vehicle, the […]

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You think only China has a total disregard for intellectual property? Ford filed a trademark infringement suit on Wednesday against a foreign carmaker. The only thing this carmaker has in common with China is their love for the red color. Ford sued Ferrari for blatantly stealing the name of the world’s best selling vehicle, the […]

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I Know You’re Sick of This, But Indulge Me These Last, Final Logo Contenders . . . http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/03/i-know-youre-sick-of-this-but-indulge-me-these-last-final-logo-contenders/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/03/i-know-youre-sick-of-this-but-indulge-me-these-last-final-logo-contenders/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2009 02:47:00 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/i-know-youre-sick-of-this-but-indulge-me-these-last-final-logo-contenders/ The “contest” is now closed. A big, hearty thanks to all who put up with this process. We are now going to retreat to a secret location to choose the winner. It’s not going to be easy because we’ve received so many strong submissions . . .  Thanks to John de Pinho (FishTank) for the […]

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The “contest” is now closed. A big, hearty thanks to all who put up with this process. We are now going to retreat to a secret location to choose the winner. It’s not going to be easy because we’ve received so many strong submissions . . .  Thanks to John de Pinho (FishTank) for the […]

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Mad Men http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/03/mad-men/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/03/mad-men/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2009 11:00:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=268052 The logos keep coming . . . Tell us which one(s) you do like but not the one(s) you don’t like. Thanks.

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The logos keep coming . . . Tell us which one(s) you do like but not the one(s) you don’t like. Thanks.

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Logo: a shortening of logogram from Gk. logos “word” + gram “what is written.” http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/logo-a-shortening-of-logogram-from-gk-logos-word-gram-what-is-written/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/logo-a-shortening-of-logogram-from-gk-logos-word-gram-what-is-written/#comments Sat, 28 Feb 2009 11:00:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=267331 We want/need a logo, professionals have offered help and we’re going to take it. To play nice, we’re asking for the B&B’s opinions. It’s not a contest, though the winner will be given a prize. PriceWaterhouseCoopers isn’t going to drop by and certify the results and hold us to a winner. It’s fine to not […]

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We want/need a logo, professionals have offered help and we’re going to take it. To play nice, we’re asking for the B&B’s opinions. It’s not a contest, though the winner will be given a prize. PriceWaterhouseCoopers isn’t going to drop by and certify the results and hold us to a winner. It’s fine to not […]

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Additional Logos Under Consideration http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/additional-logos-under-consideration/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/additional-logos-under-consideration/#comments Fri, 27 Feb 2009 19:15:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=266781 Two new logos and one old favorite. Remember, Sunday is the last day for willing graphic artists to submit their ideas! See the first “tranche” (French meaning) here. [Edit 2:29 p.m.—Before you all get your panties in a twist, the first one, the Obama-ish one, is there as a joke. I needed something to make […]

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Two new logos and one old favorite. Remember, Sunday is the last day for willing graphic artists to submit their ideas! See the first “tranche” (French meaning) here. [Edit 2:29 p.m.—Before you all get your panties in a twist, the first one, the Obama-ish one, is there as a joke. I needed something to make […]

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Back to the Drawing Board (So to Speak) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/back-to-the-drawing-board-so-to-speak/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/02/back-to-the-drawing-board-so-to-speak/#comments Wed, 25 Feb 2009 15:44:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=263201 Due to overwhelming (negative) reaction to the choices we made for Monday’s logo poll, we are starting from scratch but this time with professional graphics designers. Several have expressed a desire to offer their services, gratis, for which we are eternally grateful and we hope to provide the winner with something. I’m thinking a permanent, […]

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Due to overwhelming (negative) reaction to the choices we made for Monday’s logo poll, we are starting from scratch but this time with professional graphics designers. Several have expressed a desire to offer their services, gratis, for which we are eternally grateful and we hope to provide the winner with something. I’m thinking a permanent, […]

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TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 6 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-6/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-6/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:57:10 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=224622 The post TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 6 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

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TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 5 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-5/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-5/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2009 13:57:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=222911 It’s the last day of our redesign our non-existent logo competition, and the submissions have been anything but non-existent. TTAC’s Best and Brightest have answered the call in force, demonstrating a depth of design talent that would shame, well, me. Given the volume of submissions, I’ve created a new category: Logo Contest (no points for […]

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It’s the last day of our redesign our non-existent logo competition, and the submissions have been anything but non-existent. TTAC’s Best and Brightest have answered the call in force, demonstrating a depth of design talent that would shame, well, me. Given the volume of submissions, I’ve created a new category: Logo Contest (no points for […]

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TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 4 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-4/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-4/#comments Mon, 19 Jan 2009 18:28:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=222322 More artistry from the Best and Brightest. Our deadline is tomorrow night. Send jpegs to robert.farago@thetruthaboutcars.com.

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More artistry from the Best and Brightest. Our deadline is tomorrow night. Send jpegs to robert.farago@thetruthaboutcars.com.

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TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 3 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-3/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-3/#comments Sun, 18 Jan 2009 13:47:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=221221 And the hits keep happening. So this is how it’ll work. Eddy and I and other TTAC writers will select our faves and then submit the finalists to you, our Best and Brightest, for a vote. As in Wisconsin’s “change our license plate logo” contest, we reserve the right to over-rule the popular vote. (“Eat […]

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And the hits keep happening. So this is how it’ll work. Eddy and I and other TTAC writers will select our faves and then submit the finalists to you, our Best and Brightest, for a vote. As in Wisconsin’s “change our license plate logo” contest, we reserve the right to over-rule the popular vote. (“Eat […]

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TTAC Logo Submissions Pt. 2 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-2/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions-pt-2/#comments Fri, 16 Jan 2009 21:35:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=220392 Tuesday’s the deadline for this mission of mercy. [Send your design to robert.farago@thetruthaboutcars.com] Meanwhile, we’re getting the second tranche of bailout money– sorry, I mean, logo action. The logos below are the latest from members of our Best and Brightest, whose affection for the site and dedication to clarity gives me pause. OK, that done, […]

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Tuesday’s the deadline for this mission of mercy. [Send your design to robert.farago@thetruthaboutcars.com] Meanwhile, we’re getting the second tranche of bailout money– sorry, I mean, logo action. The logos below are the latest from members of our Best and Brightest, whose affection for the site and dedication to clarity gives me pause. OK, that done, […]

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TTAC Logo Submissions http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/01/ttac-logo-submissions/#comments Fri, 16 Jan 2009 17:44:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=219561 TTAC’s Best and Brightest have taken-up the challenge to design a logo for the site. I’m not going to tell you which one or ones have caught my eye, but I will say this: Car Tatts has agreed to pay us a percentage of the $9.99 price for each TTAC tatt they sell. Which isn’t […]

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TTAC’s Best and Brightest have taken-up the challenge to design a logo for the site. I’m not going to tell you which one or ones have caught my eye, but I will say this: Car Tatts has agreed to pay us a percentage of the $9.99 price for each TTAC tatt they sell. Which isn’t […]

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