Kia Hamsters Make List of 20 Most Watched Ads Ever on YouTube

31 Jul

Congratulations to the Kia Hamsters for starring in some of the most watched advertisements on YouTube! The marketing gurus at Adweek recently released a list of the 20 most popular commercials of all time – more than a quarter of which are vehicle-related (Kia shares honors with Acura, Honda, Volkswagen and Chrysler). Here’s Adweek’s mashup of all the winning ads:

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On a related note, the hamsters appear to be the poster rodents for job security.  Automotive News reports the trio will return to promote the 2013 Kia Soul.  It’s their fourth go-round as the Soul’s fuzzy pitchmen.

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