This parody car commercial is calling BS on sexism in advertising.

It’s a truth universally acknowledged (by advertising bros everywhere) that women only drive sassy hatchbacks and people-movers.

They either zoom through cities with David Guetta pumping from their sound systems, or navigate leafy suburban streets eternally rolling their eyes at the grubby brood of sandy-haired youngsters they’ve just picked up from soccer practice.

They don’t drive a stick and they certainly don’t drive trucks. Until now.

New Zealand comedy group Funny Girls has gender-flipped an ad for the Holden Colorado.

 

They’ve replaced the typical bloke you’d expect to find behind the wheel with a no-BS female farmer — much to the surprise of the voiceover, whose bafflement at seeing a woman driving a truck is only matched by his condescension in telling her she’s riding the clutch.

Honestly, this fake ad is the realest thing we’ve seen all week.

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Now if you’ll excuse me, I’ve just developed an inexplicable desire to test drive a Holden.

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H/T Junkee

Listen: On Mamamia Out Loud, Monique Bowley says this is the best car ad she’s ever seen.

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