Star Trek phasers on fun for Spocks' car ad

Last updated 08:15 09/05/2013

Relevant offers

Set your phasers on fun not stun to watch one of the best car ads of recent times.

Audi have lined up Star Trek's original Spock, Leonard Nimoy, in a head-to-head with the franchise's new Spock, Zachary Quinto to promote their new Audi S7.

The ad has gone viral with nearly 1.9 million views on YouTube inside three days.

The two Spocks take on each other in a number of one-upmanship challenges with the Audi (driven by the younger Spock) taking centre stage over a Mercedes, driven by Nimoy, who even finds time for a verse of The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins from The Hobbit.

The latest Star Trek movie, Into Darkness, is set to open in cinemas New Zealand's main centres tonight.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers
Opinion poll

What do you think of HSV's GTS Maloo ute, the most powerful of its kind in the world?

It's a beaut ute

It's a brute ute

It's a beaut brute of a ute

Vote Result

Related story: Holden reveals the world's most powerful ute

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

Car Club small pointer

The Car Club: Powered by Autocar NZ

A new ute to take on the Ranger

Driving tips
Gear up for that big holiday drive

Don't leave it too late

Gear up for that big holiday drive

Tips on how to do a safe river crossing

Taking the plunge

Tips on how to do a safe river crossing

Winter driving tips

Winter driving

On the road and prepared for the cold snap