The Truth About Cars » car advertising http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 13 Feb 2016 15:37:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » car advertising http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Building An Icon http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/building-an-icon/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/building-an-icon/#comments Thu, 18 Apr 2013 14:40:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=485331 The Nike Swoosh. The McDonalds Golden Arches. The Chevy Bowtie. When you see them, you know them. Decades and billions of dollars are dedicated to make a ride on the freeway or, a walk in a park, a frequent subliminal reminder of how worthy a given brand is of your time. Firestone is just beginning […]

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The Nike Swoosh. The McDonalds Golden Arches. The Chevy Bowtie. When you see them, you know them. Decades and billions of dollars are dedicated to make a ride on the freeway or, a walk in a park, a frequent subliminal reminder of how worthy a given brand is of your time. Firestone is just beginning […]

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Question Of The Day: What If You Created Your Very Own… Car Commercial? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/question-of-the-day-what-if-you-created-your-very-own-car-commercial/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/question-of-the-day-what-if-you-created-your-very-own-car-commercial/#comments Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:34:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=476044 Back in my college days, it seemed like every single Chrysler commercial featured a car that would morph from the old model into the new model. Minivan morph. Neon morph. Intrepid morph. The technological transitions were quite well done, and I always enjoyed a commercial that reminded me of the movie “Terminator 2.” But then […]

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Back in my college days, it seemed like every single Chrysler commercial featured a car that would morph from the old model into the new model. Minivan morph. Neon morph. Intrepid morph. The technological transitions were quite well done, and I always enjoyed a commercial that reminded me of the movie “Terminator 2.” But then […]

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The 1969 Datsun 510: GR-R-R-ROOVY! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/the-1969-datsun-510-gr-r-r-roovy/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/the-1969-datsun-510-gr-r-r-roovy/#comments Thu, 14 Jun 2012 15:00:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=448817 Yesterday, I shared a Toyota Corona ad from the February 1969 issue of Playboy. I like the Corona for personal reasons, but if the Time Machine took me back to ’69 and I didn’t have a lot to spend (or even if I did have a lot to spend), the Datsun 510 would be one […]

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Yesterday, I shared a Toyota Corona ad from the February 1969 issue of Playboy. I like the Corona for personal reasons, but if the Time Machine took me back to ’69 and I didn’t have a lot to spend (or even if I did have a lot to spend), the Datsun 510 would be one […]

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When Chrysler’s Slide Shows Weren’t In PowerPoint: Pinpoint Conquesting! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/when-chryslers-slide-shows-werent-in-powerpoint-pinpoint-conquesting/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/02/when-chryslers-slide-shows-werent-in-powerpoint-pinpoint-conquesting/#comments Mon, 07 Feb 2011 16:00:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=383109 Back when I was semi-serious about photography— as in Pliocene Epoch photography with lots of chemicals and red lights— I scored a bunch of two-piece glass 35mm slide mounts at a camera store in Los Angeles. Most of them were empty, but a handful came with Chrysler dealership promotional slides from 1974. This was about […]

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Back when I was semi-serious about photography— as in Pliocene Epoch photography with lots of chemicals and red lights— I scored a bunch of two-piece glass 35mm slide mounts at a camera store in Los Angeles. Most of them were empty, but a handful came with Chrysler dealership promotional slides from 1974. This was about […]

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The TTAC Academy Ad Awards, By Popular Vote Category. And The Winners Are … http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/the-ttac-academy-ad-awards-by-popular-vote-category-and-the-winners-are-%e2%80%a6/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/the-ttac-academy-ad-awards-by-popular-vote-category-and-the-winners-are-%e2%80%a6/#comments Sat, 27 Mar 2010 15:57:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=350501 With both Niedermeyers away, Friday’s heroes were Steven Lang and Cammy Corrigan. The two of them, sometimes at odds over matters of faith, saved TTAC from an otherwise assured traffic disaster, caused by the absence of our dear leaders. The two most read posts on Friday’s TTAC were Steven Lang’s review of the Kia Optima […]

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With both Niedermeyers away, Friday’s heroes were Steven Lang and Cammy Corrigan. The two of them, sometimes at odds over matters of faith, saved TTAC from an otherwise assured traffic disaster, caused by the absence of our dear leaders. The two most read posts on Friday’s TTAC were Steven Lang’s review of the Kia Optima […]

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