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 |  May 05 2012, 11:02 AM

It’s been a long time since Budweiser first debuted its infamous commercial starring our favorite amphibians. But this time around, Ford of Australia has turned to the assistance of toads to show off its EcoBoost engines.

If this is already sounding strange, it gets stranger. In fact, the majority of the ad is just a toad discussion about secretions and the like. Somehow it manages to segue into the toads talking about a vehicle that’s coming down the road. But these aren’t ordinary toads; in the lovable Australian accent, one of them believes they should get off the road at which time the other responds with, “It’s only a four cylinder…four cylinder, not powerful!”

And with that, those become famous last words for one of the toads. Ford’s point? Its EcoBoost engines offer six-cylinder performance from a four-cylinder engine.

Check out the ad below.

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[Source: Autoblog]