On June 17, it has been reported in an advertisement shaped as a walk through history, Land Rover’s video labeled a number of groundbreaking historical developments.
However, posted by the company’s United Kingdom branch in a June 17 tweet, the ad included Bitcoin’s network creation as a major mark in history.
Range Rover – refined over 50 years. Explore the culmination of 50 years of design, refinement and engineering innovation.#RangeRover50 #50YearsOfRangeRover #RangeRoverMemories — Land Rover UK (@LandRover_UK) June 17, 2020
Starting with the first heart transplant in 1967, the ad glided through years of history by mentioning happenings such as Olympian Mark Spitz and his seven gold medals in 1972, as well as the launch of MTV in 1981 and the Berlin Wall‘s demise in 1989.
Going back to the 2000s, the ad said: “Bitcoin network is created,” under the year 2009.
. @LandRover_UK includes $BTC in recent advertisement, @benjaminpirus reports. https://t.co/2P7U0OTCYy — Cointelegraph (@Cointelegraph) June 18, 2020
Thus, Land Rover’s ad shows yet another sign of growing mainstream Bitcoin awareness.