Latest rulings

  • Jaguar Land Rover Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Television
    • 20 September 2017

    A TV ad for the Jaguar F-Type car, seen in early June 2017, showed the car being driven on an otherwise empty road through a rugged, mountainous and misty landscape. The ad included close-up shots and wider shots of the car being driven through the landscape, accompanied by audio of the car’s engine noise. A slow mo...

  • Renault UK Ltd t/a Alpine UK

    • Upheld
    • Internet (social networking)
    • 20 September 2017

    A tweet from the Alpine Cars UK Twitter account, seen on 8 March 2017. Text in the tweet stated, "Mountains and twisted roads: The #AlpineA110 in it's [sic] favorite [sic] playground". A video was embedded in the tweet. Text at the start of the video stated, "Filmed on closed road at col de Turini ......

  • John Mulholland Motors Ltd t/a John Mulholland Skoda

    • Upheld
    • E-mail
    • 13 September 2017

    An email for John Mulholland Skoda, dated 20 April 2017, showed a photograph of a Skoda Superb 1.6 without a number plate. Text stated "FOR 2 WEEKS ONLY, SAVE £9,500!! 2016 SKODA Superb 1.6 TDI S 120PS - EXCLUSIVE TO JOHN MULHOLLAND MOTORS - PRICE WHEN NEW: £22,000 - NOW ONLY: £13,995 - 40 IN STOCK, CHOICE OF C...

  • Tickets House Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 06 September 2017

    A website and a paid-for search ad for the website www.ethiopiansairliness.co.uk, seen on 19 May 2017:

    a. The website featured several images of planes with the Ethiopian Airlines logo on them. The top left-hand corner of the website included the text "Ethiopian" alongside green, yellow and red s...