Car auctions put in reverse
Renault has started a promotion called inverse betting. It’s an online auction where it’s the person who makes the lowest, unmatched bid that gets the car. If someone else chooses the same amount, your bid is invalid.
Why it matters
With all automobile companies promoting very “aggressive” offers and discounts, it is important to find original ways to differentiate without devaluing the brand. Renault offers a sense of occasion and experience around the promotion that leaves it feeling fun and optimistic. How can other car brands makes sales and discounts feel less desperate?
New Ford Focus 2.0The sports journalist, Sara Carbonero is the ambassador of the new Ford Focus. She stars in a presentation video that the brand has uploaded on YouTube and Facebook.The campaign was developed exclusively on social networks. Facebook has created a community with exclusive content where users can win 12 Ford Focus participating in different dynamics. Within this group, there is an app where the user must demonstrate their driving skills through ten different Spanish cities.
When the car detects the driver has become impaired, the ESA kicks in and automatically activates an autonomous driving mode. The system then turns on the hazard warning lights and starts maneuvering, while taking into account the traffic conditions in which it finds itself in. When it detects it has reached the outer edge of the road, the vehicle grinds to a halt.