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24 Nov 2023

UK Bans Toyota Advert for Ignoring Environmental Impact

The UK's Advertising Standards Agency banned a Toyota advert showing Hilux vehicles crossing a natural ecosystem, citing disregard for environmental impact. Critics argue these vehicles cause pollution, road damage, congestion, and increase pedestrian injuries. The case underscores the tension between carmakers' drive to market SUVs and off-road vehicles, and environmental concerns. [Source](https://www.ft.com/content/fa41fb97-9f1f-4351-ac03-c5e1a2e50ebe)

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