Nissan With Dad Super Bowl Commercial wins YouTube AdBlitz 2015

It tugs at your heartstrings, it brings a tear to your eye and it rightfully captures the emotions of a young and close knit family striving for togetherness.

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A screen grab from the Nissan With Dad commercial

We are talking about Nissan’s “With Dad” Super Bowl XLIX commercial 2015 that has emerged as this year’s YouTube AdBlitz winner. This year’s winner received 60 percent more votes than last year’s top advertisement.

Nissan With Dad commercial follows a race driver’s journey through motorsports. It tells a story of a young mother and her son as they follow the father’s through the highest levels of motorsports competition and the dangers and difficulties he faces while on the track.

Playing through to the tune of Harry Chaplin’s “Cat’s in the Cradle” the commercial draws attention to two new Nissan vehicles – the GT-R LM NISMO and 2016 Nissan Maxima sports sedan. While the former will be participating in the LM P1 class of FIA World Endurance Championship, the 2016 Nissan Maxima sports sedan will be making its presence felt at the 2015 New York International Auto Show in April 2015.

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The response that this commercial has received is due to the touching story and the trials and tribulations endured by a family of a motorsports professional to keep the family strong and together.

As a part of the Nissan’s “With Dad” campaign, Nissan will be donating $1,000,000 to two organizations – Habitat for Humanity and Wounded Warrior Project, which the company would like to help in making lives better and families stronger.