Super Bowl

Melissa McCarthy Is Eco-Warrior in Kia Niro Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 03 07:00:45 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — "It's hard to be an eco-warrior. But it's easy to drive like one," goes the tagline of Kia's Super Bowl ad for its all-new 2017 Niro hybrid SUV. And the comedic superstar dutifully goes about proving both statements… Read More

Melissa McCarthy Is Eco-Warrior in Kia Niro Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 03 07:00:45 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — "It's hard to be an eco-warrior. But it's easy to drive like one," goes the tagline of Kia's Super Bowl ad for its all-new 2017 Niro hybrid SUV. And the comedic superstar dutifully goes about proving both statements… Read More

Best of the 'Bowl: Cars.com's Favorite Super Bowl Ads

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 05 15:07:54 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Last Year's Super Bowl attracted an estimated 114 million viewers, which is why CBS, the game network this year, can charge advertisers a reported $5 million for the amount of time it takes to reheat your coffee in… Read More

Mini Enlists Big Names to 'Defy Labels' in Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Feb 05 10:56:57 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Mini takes a defiant tone with its "Defy Labels" commercial for the 2016 Mini Clubman, set to air Sunday during Super Bowl 50. The 30-second TV spot features a host of sports and entertainment industry luminaries such as… Read More

Kevin Hart Escalates 'Helicopter Parenting' in Hyundai Super Bowl 50 Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Feb 04 13:40:09 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — A dad's gotta do what a dad's gotta do — even when you're comedy superstar Kevin Hart. In the latest of Hyundai's flurry of Super Bowl 50 commercials, Hart demonstrates not only his dedication to overprotective fatherhood but… Read More

Audi R8 Stars in Astronaut-Themed Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Feb 03 14:40:15 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — While many automakers' Super Bowl commercials go for laughs, Audi's shoots for the moon. In its minutelong TV spot, "Commander," set to air during the first quarter of the big game on Sunday, Volkswagen's luxury division draws a… Read More

Hikers 'Bearly' Escape Jaws of Death in Hyundai Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Feb 02 14:56:20 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Chicago Bears aren't playing in the Super Bowl this year, but there still will be bears during the commercials. In Hyundai's new 30-second Super Bowl 50 spot, "The Chase," a pair of hikers has a close encounter… Read More

Ryan Reynolds to Provide Super Bowl Distraction With Hyundai Ad

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Feb 01 15:24:17 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Five days before Ryan Reynolds hits the big screen as a violent, facially disfigured comic-book antihero in "Deadpool," the star will trade on his characteristic good looks and beguiling charm in a Super Bowl commercial for Hyundai. The… Read More

Acura's Super Bowl Ad Gets Engines Running ... With the Devil

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Jan 29 11:21:13 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Throw up your devil horns and hide the brown M&Ms 'cause Van Halen will be rocking Super Bowl 50 in a commercial for the 2017 Acura NSX. The devilishly clever 60-second TV spot features the iconic rock band's… Read More

Kia Teases Super Bowl Ad Starring Christopher Walken

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Jan 27 14:04:53 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — What if you went to grab a pair of socks and found Christopher Walken sitting in your closet? In a new teaser for Kia's upcoming Super Bowl commercial advertising the all-new 2016 Optima sedan, one character is confronted… Read More

2016 Nissan Maxima to Debut at the 2015 New York Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger on Tue Feb 03 03:21:59 GMT-06:00 2015

If, through your tears, you think you glimpsed the new Maxima in Nissan's heartwarming Super Bowl ad, you're right. The 2016 Maxima made a cameo in the automaker's "With Dad" commercial, and Nissan announced today that the sedan will make… Read More