Auto Truck Blog - We Talk Cars and Trucks!

Car and Truck Accessories Blog
Large Car Company Seeking Mindless Drones...
[ Posted By: Launchpad on 12/8/2009 11:29:07 AM ]

You know every once in awhile you just get really irritated by something. Lately, for me its been those horrendous commercials with Toby Keith prancing around and making absolutely sure that I am aware he is a Ford truck man. Yeah Toby, thanks for the heads up. If I have to listen to that man tell me his thoughts on Dearborn's pickup trucks in musical format one more time....I don't care what he drives! Or, for that matter, what any other rich and famous person does, at least not when I'm considering what vehicle I want to own. Don't get me wrong, if Toby wants to make some money endorsing an American made truck, then that's biscuits and gravy to me. More power to him. I can't say I wouldn't do the same if I were him.

But I think car companies would have more success marketing thier carriages with the tried and true features and benefits approach. You know, the old educate and inform routine. Tell us what's great about the car or truck, why is your product gonna make me happy as a consumer, sell me on it. Market the car with great pictures that are appealing, report the facts honestly. After all, honesty is something we Americans do without entirely too much as a free nation. Make me wanna buy that vehicle because its a well built, attractive, functional machine that I would be happy to own. If its even possible for the big three to do this anymore.

I guess what I'm trying to get at is to stop using big name actors, athletes, and musicians to tell me what I want. I, and I feel the rest of us, know what we want. We're just waiting on you to sell us on it.

<<<   Back to Auto Truck Blog HOME

Recent Posts:

* Part 4: Project Reezy's Dream Truck comes to an end!

* Hybrid Atima? It's about time

* Maybe Dodge's New Body Design?......I Hope Not!

* Lets ask Flash: Form or Function?

* Let's ask Flash Part 2: The Sound and the Fury

* Mobile TV Grows To $1.1 Billion. Just What Already Distracted Drivers Need Now.

* Pontiac And Holden, Can't These Guys Just Get a Room?

* DeeZee, 29 Years and Still Kicking

* What is on the horzion for Team VMS? Will that childhood dream ever become a reality? Part 2

* Gobble, Gobble, Baby. Turkeys Could Help Fill Your Stomach AND Your Gas Tank!

* Large Car Company Seeking Mindless Drones...

* Gerwins Wheels: Now and then...

* Vrrrooommm!!!!....BlubBlubBlub....

* Dodge Ram Tuner!! Whoo Hoo!!

* What is a Dynaride?

* Whoa Dudes! This Mini Is Sweet! 80mpg? 150 mph? British Innovation.

* The history of the Green Beast by the Captain of the Green Beast

* Well its been a fun ride!

* What size wheels do you have on your vehicle?

* The Off-Road King Gets An Overhaul.

* Don Don Don....Dont Believe the Hype!!!!

* A Special Commitment!

* I Remember When Gas Was a Dollar a Gallon!

* Simple Addition and Subtraction?

* Choosing the Vehicle for Your Personality.

* Flash's Big Adventure Pt. 1

* Project Reezys dream truck is in sight.

* Not Sure If Rugged Is A Strong Enough Word...

* OEM vs Aftermarket

* Part 2 of Project Reezys dream truck

* Will I Ever Get a Chevy?

* Aguygen - The Gas Generator? Gas On Demand?

* Part 3 of Reezys dream truck

* Flash's Big Adventure Pt. 2

* The Bugatti Veyron, Stunning The Supercar World.

* Putco part #2, Chromed Door Handle Covers

* Better Cars on the PIR!!

* Need Stopping Power? PowerSlot is the answer!

* Put Your Silverado On The Road To Refinement and Elegance Today

* Cold Air Intake Installation- Round Three

Car and Truck Accessories Blog