Ford commercial highlights new Escape running a red light
The vehicle also changes lanes on a junction
In many films, the viewers with the sharpest eyes can detect completely absurd mistakes. Producers sometimes don't have the time or the budget to redo a complete scene. This can lead to inconsistency with the next scene. This is called a continuity error.
This phenomenon is also present in advertising, where continuity mistakes can appear out of nowhere. This is the case in a Ford campaign promoting the new Escape (Kuga in Europe). The clip promotes the Escape's blind spot monitoring system. So it's all about safety.
The problem is that the SUV runs a red light, which is a bit annoying in a commercial featuring safety equipment. We also noticed that the driver was about to change lanes in the middle of an intersection. Again, this is forbidden by the American traffic regulations.
To make things worse, the Kuga driver claims that the system protects against other distracted drivers...