The winner of the Stop Road Socialism Worst (Most Politically Correct) U.S. Car Ads of the Year 2010 award is this spot, which premiered during the Super Bowl broadcast:
Some say it makes fun of environmental extremism. In a way, it does...very well. But the point of the ad is that the diesel Audi driver is given a pass by the Green Police. And Audi wants to sell more TDIs. We can laugh now about environmental Gestapo roadblocks, but it seems creepily plausible in the not too distant future.