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New Movie Bumblebee Chevy Ad

Postby Hotrod » Sat May 26, 2007 6:21 pm

It looks like the Chevy and Transformers Movie campaign is start to go full throttle as we get closer to the release of the Transformers Movie. DeceptiKreep of TFW2005 has posted a picture from the SF Weekly for May 23rd - 29th. The ad features Bumblebee and says:

"When you traverl 30 trillion light-years to Earth , you're not going to pick just any car."

and

"Chevy: Our mission: Stop the Decepticon invasion. Build your Chevy Autobotand help protect the world. Only @ Chevy.com/autobot."

View the ad by clicking here.
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Postby Salazaar » Sat May 26, 2007 6:30 pm

30 trillion light years is bigger than the calculated size of the universe. Silly marketing advisers.
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Postby King Grimrob » Sat May 26, 2007 6:41 pm

Easily convinced car fans won't know the difference between three trillion light years and the fuel economy of their clunkers. Nice ad though. goes without saying that TF's achieving the "cars are the stars" campaign they had set.
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Postby Liege Evilmus » Sat May 26, 2007 6:51 pm

Before I watch this I just wanna say, I work in auto advertising and am constantly in and out of GM dealerships all day.

Know what kinda cross-promotion loot I found on the job?

Not a Dam Thing!

Come on GM, stop sucking even more.



>kinda weird though, I make my money off GM and other manufactures, then spend it all on Hasbro product...


.... I owe my spark to the company stoooorrre....<
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Postby Autobotspitfire » Sat May 26, 2007 8:35 pm

really exited about this movie. only thing is i hate chevy anything, ford tough all the way and there are mosty chevy owned cars and trucks in this movie, thanks to a tie-in deal. oh well there is also one kick-a mustang police car that should make up for the chevy stuff.
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Postby Megatron Wolf » Sat May 26, 2007 9:07 pm

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Autobotspitfire wrote:really exited about this movie. only thing is i hate chevy anything, ford tough all the way and there are mosty chevy owned cars and trucks in this movie, thanks to a tie-in deal. oh well there is also one kick-a mustang police car that should make up for the chevy stuff.


I feel the same way. How is it possible that all the bots are Chevys? They didnt all land on the same car lot. I still think Ironhide should've been a Ford or maybe a Dodge not a GMC pickup.When people think "pickup" what brand will they think of first? Ford or Dodge not GMC.How much you want to bet that Bay loves chevys.
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Postby Dangerboy » Sat May 26, 2007 9:35 pm

"How much you want to bet that Bay loves chevy"

I thought it was because he deals with the Chevy company to provide vehicles to all his movies, could have sworn I read that somewhere.
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Postby Salazaar » Sat May 26, 2007 9:39 pm

Dangerboy wrote:"How much you want to bet that Bay loves chevy"

I thought it was because he deals with the Chevy company to provide vehicles to all his movies, could have sworn I read that somewhere.

That's GM you're thinking of. Chevy Mustang lol.
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Postby King Grimrob » Sun May 27, 2007 7:33 am

Ye know. looking at this image, it really does do Bumblebee justice compared to the same shot minus his wings and excess bulk.
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Postby Roboto750 » Sun May 27, 2007 8:34 pm

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I saw a poster and saw a pre-trailer promo for this on screen when I went to go see Shrek 3 yesterday. Pretty interesting stuff!
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Postby flashmech » Thu May 31, 2007 1:25 pm

There could be a new version of an old Chevy commercial. "See the U.S.A. in your Bumblebee."
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Postby thecarnivore » Thu Jun 14, 2007 12:04 am

well you must not know much about GMC pickups they have a heck of a lot more towing capacity than dodge or ford and GMC has a lot better mileage too!
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