The Golden Age of Motor City Commercials

The times are a changing. Before long, driverless, autonomous computers will be there to pick you up with the click of a button. While the future can be exciting, we should always remember where we came from. A time when Detroit’s big-3 battled for your attention, a time when attitude, not MPGs was a selling point. Let’s take a look back at some of the best ads Detroit had to offer and come to accept that Detroit don’t make ’em like they used to.

Jeep Wrangler CJ – High as a Kite

Ford Trucks – F**kin’ A

Chevy Camaro – The Original Team America

Ford Aerostar – Indiana’s State Vehicle

AMC Chicago – Getting Stuck in a Concord