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post #1 of 20 (permalink) Old 03-10-02, 05:14 AM Thread Starter
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Smile Lowndes/Ambrose commercial

A few guys on www.conrod.com.au have said that there's a new Ford commercial with Lowndes and Ambrose.
Has anyone seen it and is it good?

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Haven't seen it but thats really cool that Ford are finally pushing the motorsport angle
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I have seen it!

Both of them are in an SR Falcon......Lowndes driving.

It ain't anything to special.

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Anything involving Lowndes, Ambrose AND a falcon IS special!!!

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It's a good ad.

Lowndes is driving around the thunderdome in a red SR Falcon with ambrose as the passanger. Ambrose is jellous of Lowndes.

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Would've looked better if they were in an XR8!
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tis alright

i think its good that they used the SR falcon, because it puts normal falcons in a better light. lowndes and ambrose driving it suggests that its a sporty car.

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Would have been better if Mark Skaife (or another Holden driver) was sitting in the passenger seat and getting jealous! Now that's talking $$$$$$$$$$!
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Skaife couldn't sit in a passenger seat though.. He's a control freak remember.. which makes you wonder why he drives a GM when the whole country knows a Ford handles better.. :s6:

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needs more inspiration and excitement

good to see these 2 finally in an ad, but the ad really lacks any sort of excitement. IMO its way too plain and uninspiring.

The latest escape ad it think is a real winner. Its the one with all the escapes playing soccer on the beach. Its great.

The Explorer ad is also good. The one where the 2 guys are playing golf and hit the ball from 1 mountain to the other.

Why cant they do something exciting and inspiring with the falcon???
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