Companies come up with interesting ad campaigns to sell their products, but as we all know, they sometimes take it a few steps too far.
The Kardashians are normally a pretty good sport about all of the fun poked at them. They should expect it from their reality show lives they live and high profile relationships. Now, Ford has decided to include them in an ad for one of their cars in India called the Figo. The Kardashian’s show off the sedan’s spacious cargo area as they’re bound and gagged in the cargo area of Paris Hilton’s Figo.
Ford issued an apology and was upset with their ad agency, JWT India, the young creative team that developed the drawings that have offended more than the Kardashians. There are three different artistic ads that depicted women and men tied up in the cargo area of the car.
Disgraced former prime minister of Italy, Silvio Berlusconi, who was caught up in sex scandals was also depicted in the ad toting tied up women in his Figo cargo area. Apparently, these particular ads for the car were never meant to see the light of day.
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