Ford intros new Focus, new sock puppet

By Editors on March 23, 2011 12:09 PM

Even though it's backed by a collection of comedic minds tied to projects like The Simpsons, Arrested Development and Late Night with Conan O'Brien, we're still surprised by how funny we find Ford's new social media effort promoting the all-new 2012 Ford Focus. Laughs in car marketing are few and far between.

Of course funny is in the mind of the beholder, but the three videos below have a collective 92 percent Like rating on YouTube, so it looks like they're reaching the intended target and hitting the mark.

And even if Doug the puppet doesn't do it for you, you may still like the car he's selling. Read our 2012 Ford Focus review to decide.