Ford’s Hybrid Commercial Spoofs ELR ‘Rich Douche’ Spot

And adds some environmental-social-civic conscious preaching too.

Last month, America was stirred up by a Cadillac ELR commercial that basically called all Europeans lazy, blaming all their financial woes on the fact that they like taking vacations, unlike us – the hardworking, rich, white American men. Now, Ford has come out with a spoof commercial promoting its C-Max plug-in hybrid, driven by a hardworking, environmentally-conscious black woman. The point is clear: you don’t need to be a rich douche to drive a hybrid.

Or maybe that’s the point. We’re not really sure. Check it out:

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