Seinfeld Begs, Bribes Way Into Acura NSX

Acura super bowl commercial
Automakers are rolling out the big names for their Super Bowl XLVI ads. Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is the latest star to endorse a car during a game-time commercial.

Unsurprisingly, the spot is funny, and true to form, it's an uncomfortable funny. Jerry wants the new Acura NSX, but finds out he’s customer No. 2 on the waiting list. In response, he launches a campaign to be the first in line to get Acura's new sports car.

His fantastic bribery plots finally win him the keys, but in a very Newman-esque moment, rival comedian Jay Leno swoops in. Seinfeld is again relegated to the No. 2 spot.

The NSX first met the public in concept trim at the 2012 Detroit auto show; Acura says the production version should debut within the next three years. Watch the extended version of the ad on Acura’s Youtube page.

Comments 

Jay

Honda/Acura got it wrong with their recent advertising. Would have been a better fit to match Matthew Broderick with a dummy NSX (perhaps the NSX concept body with Civic underpinnings) driving around town and had Seinfeld and Leno fight over the first CR-V. So simple...

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