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  • Motoring

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    The Code contains specific rules on marketing communications for motoring. For example marketing … communications for motor vehicles, fuel or accessories should avoid portraying or referring to … the predominant message (Jaguar Cars, February 2000; Peugeot Motor Company, Oct 1999; Mercedes-Benz

  • Environmental claims: Motoring

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    claim "lowest emissions in its class" (Colt Car Company Ltd t/a Mitsubishi Motors, 12 … (Peugeot Motor Company plc, 18 September 2002). The ASA noted the 607 HDi diesel was in the (then … sufficient explanatory text, the claim may have been considered misleading. (Nissan Motor (GB) Ltd

  • Motoring: Electric vehicles

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    for claims made in a field of limited consumer understanding (General Motors UK Ltd t/a Vauxhall, 21 … (General Motors UK Ltd t/a Vauxhall, 31 July 2013). The ASA considered a complaint about the Mitsubishi … misleading (The Colt Car Company Ltd t/a Mitsubishi Motors UK, 13 August 2014). Marketing for

  • Unfair advantage

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    reminiscent of those in the Mazda Motors UK Ltd logo. Because there was no official connection between Mazda … UK and Mazda Motors, the ASA concluded that the ad took unfair advantage of the reputation of Mazda … Motors' trademark name, trademark logo and trade name (Mazda UK Ltd, 19 December 2012).

  • Insurance

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    2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2005. General insurance includes household, motor (including car … characteristics of the product. It upheld complaints against RAC Motoring Service’s claim … private hire vehicle (RAC Motoring Services Ltd, 23 November 2005). Marketers should, of course

  • Imitation

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    (Vauxhall Motors Ltd, 15 December 2004), but that might not be enough if the rest of the ad wrongly … motor car. Both companies used the slogan “Beware of Expensive Imitations” but because the

  • Prices: Overview

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    marketing: Pricing Motoring: Financing and leasing Property: Fees and VAT Compulsory costs and

  • Types of claims: "Premier"

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    some other way (Intermedia Publishing Ltd, 4 August 2004 and Bradleys School of Motoring, 30 January

  • Social Responsibility

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    Gambling Motoring Body image Children and Targeting Objectification Violence Alcohol Ads for … Betting and Gaming: General and other “Betting and Gaming” entries. Motoring Marketing … that might encourage irresponsible driving (Rule 19.2).  See Section 19 and Motoring

  • Consumer credit

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    can be found here and here. See Financial Products and Services, Insurance and Motoring: Finance

  • Speed detectors: Road safety claims

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    they do not fall foul of the CAP Code by encouraging illegal or irresponsible driving.See Speed detectors: Irresponsible driving and Motoring

  • Speed detectors: General

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    Automotive, 8 September 2004, and Performance Products Ltd, 12 January 2005).See Speed detectors: Irresponsible driving and Motoring

  • Environmental claims: Carbon offsetting and carbon neutral

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    unlikely to mislead. (Nissan Motor GB Ltd. 22 February 2012). A solar panel advertiser claimed that … (GS VER) Gold Standard Verified Emission Reduction (GS VER) See also: Motoring: Fuel consumption … and emission figures, Environmental claims: Aviation and Environmental claims: Motoring

  • Company and website names

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    ). In another case, Mazda Motors UK Ltd complained about the website of Mazda UK Ltd because at … URL, logo, trade name and text in the ad that Mazda UK was officially linked with Mazda Motors, for … the ASA considered that the ad took unfair advantage of the reputation of Mazda Motors' trademark

  • Claims that require qualification

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    less prominent qualifier (ASA decisions: MG Sports Cars; Ford Motor Company Ltd; Chrysler Jeep

  • Safety

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    , thereby making speed the main message and condoning irresponsible driving (General Motors UK Ltd … Responsibility’, ‘Types of claim: Safe’ and ‘Motoring

  • Anti-social behaviour

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    to antisocial and irresponsible driving behaviour – see Motoring for further guidance. See ‘Social responsibility’, ‘Violence’.