Car(s) featured: Mercedes-Benz G500
Like the Hummer brand, the Mercedes-Benz Gelandewagen, or G-Wagen, started life as a military vehicle for the German army. It was built to be rugged, durable, and reliable. It was damn-near indestructible. Mercedes thought that was its most appealing feature, and decided to tout it with this ad. Crash test dummy? No, sir.