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Skoda has handed 18 Feet & Rising a digital brief after the agency impressed the car brand during its pan-European pitch earlier this year.
Nissan has managed to produce an ad just seven minutes after Clarence House announced that William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their second child.
Renault is launching its Trafic utility vehicle with a Knight Rider-themed brand campaign.
Atomic London has picked up the brand consultancy and advertising brief for Lotus, the British sports car manufacturer.
BMW Motorrad, the German manufacturer's motorcycle division, is reviewing its global digital account.
Kwik Fit, the auto repair company, has confirmed it is reviewing its ad account.
Adam & Eve/DDB has told Kwik Fit it will not seek to renew its contract with the car maintenance specialist when its contract ends later this year.
Adam & Eve/DDB has created a tactical ad for VW following this week's news that an elephant had used a Polo model to ease its sexual frustration.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car's Anglo-American duo of salesmen is back in a TV and digital campaign.
Lexus Europe has partnered with the musician and entrepreneur Will.i.am, as part of its campaign to launch the Lexus NX car.
After Mo Farah pulled out of the Commonwealth Games, Jeremy Hart, the managing director of Inc Content, says clever content can prevent brand backers reaching the end of the road when their star is out of the competition.
Johnnie Walker's film starring Jude Law has already made it into this week's Campaign Viral Chart, despite only launching two days ago.
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Hyundai is on the hunt for an agency to handle its customer experience activity.
Suzuki is releasing a brand campaign for its Swift range of cars including a TV spot that breaks on Monday.
The Big Bus Challenge, the contest that rewards outstanding bus advertising, opens for entries this week.
Skoda UK has signed a multimillion-pound two-year deal to sponsor ITV's mystery drama package of programmes, including the second series of Broadchurch.
We Buy Any Car, the car-buying service, has put its £10 million advertising account up for review.
Mercedes-Benz's ad featuring a dancing chicken was last night named as the best car ad campaign of the year by Auto Express, while a banned Jaguar ad came in second place.
The ad watchdog has banned a Jaguar Land Rover ad starring the actor Tom Hiddleston, who played Loki in the 'Thor' films, for encouraging drivers to behave irresponsibility.
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