If six-figure product recalls and unintended acceleration incidents aren’t enough proof for you that Toyota’s losing its mojo as fast as Tiger’s losing sponsors, then check this out.
Warning – sexual innuendo abounding.
I’m not an overly prudish person and I could see the funny side of this if it were a National Lampoon skit. But from a serious car company, this is just absolutely rediculous. Particularly when it’s for a car whose demographic is overwhelmingly comprised of those who do Number 1s with the seat down.
Oh, what a balls-up, Toyota!
UPDATE: This ad was the winning entry in a competition run by Toyota using social media. The ad has now been removed from circulation due to the public backlash it’s created.