The Tortoise and the Hare get a rematch in Mercedes' Super Bowl ad

Friday January 30th, 2015


Mercedes-Benz's Super Bowl commercial is a re-imagining of the classic "The Tortoise and the Hare" fable, but because this is 2015 it starts out with a group selfie. 

All these years later, the Hare is still just as cocky. The Tortoise, meanwhile, doesn't have to go slow and steady thanks to Mercedes. 

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The Tortoise jumps in a silver Mercedes and speeds to victory. The method is different, but the result is the same. 

- Josh Sanchez

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