I Like Music
Electriclime gif
Contemplative Reptile
  • International Edition
  • USA Edition
  • UK Edition
  • Australian Edition
  • Canadian Edition
  • Irish Edition
  • German Edition
  • French Edition
  • Singapore Edition
  • Spanish edition
  • Polish edition
  • Indian Edition
  • Middle East edition
  • South African Edition

Renault Italia and Facebook Are Selling Cars Through Messenger Chatbot

Creative 402 Add to collection

CAPTUR Tokyo Edition, made with Garage Italia, will be the first car of the French car manufacturer to be sold through a chatbot on the Facebook instant messaging service.

Renault Italia and Facebook  Are Selling Cars Through Messenger Chatbot

Renault Italy launches on the market 100 exclusive examples of CAPTUR Tokyo Edition, a limited edition of the SUV, inspired by the Japanese capital and created in collaboration with Garage Italia.

The innovative way of communication and sales conceived by Publicis Italia will distinguish the special edition. CAPTUR Tokyo Edition, in fact, will be launched with "Tokyo Stories": an Instagram stories in manga style through which it will be possible to dialogue, via Facebook Messenger, with a character's chatbot and directly pre-order the car.

An entirely new experience for users, on the border between fiction and reality.

In "Tokyo Stories" the events of two guys intersect with those of a mysterious character and a car outside the box, in a magical and nocturnal Tokyo. Made from the pencil of Matteo De Longis, the manga will be released online through the Instagram Stories of Renault Italy.

The car that will be presented on October 10th in Milan at the headquarters of Garage Italia, will feature the exclusive Kumo pattern of clear Japanese inspiration, which embellishes the roof, the mirrors covers and the interiors; a traditional and modern motif at the same time. The 17-inch diamond-alloy wheels enhance the gritty lines of the body, while the B-Style red paint highlights the details inside and outside the car. The Parking Camera, the Easy Access System, the Blind Spot Warning and the R-Link Evolution, accompany the driver in every adventure.

view more - Creative
Sign up to our newsletters and stay up to date with the best work and breaking ad news from around the world.

Advertiser: Renault

Advertising Manager: Elisabeth Leriche

Digital Agency

Client Partner: Patricia Consonni/Client Solutions Manager

Digital Agency: Facebook

Head of Art: Head of Creative Shop Italy

Head of Technology: Industry Head Automotive


Editor: Stefano Gruarin

Creative Agency

Art Buyer: Stefano Gruarin

Art Director: Dario Citriniti

Chief Creative Officer: Chief Creative Officer Italia

Client Service: Daniela Di Maio, Ilaria Lorenzetti, Sara Barone

Copywriter: Dario Citriniti

Creative Agency: Publicis Italy

Digital Art Director: Dario Citriniti

Digital Creative Director: Massimo Guerci

Post Production / VFX

Post Production Company: Lucy

Genres: Animation

Categories: Automotive, Cars

Publicis Worldwide, Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:47:53 GMT