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101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro

Transformers News: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 12:51PM CST

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Since hitting the scene back in 1984, Transformers has touched fans of all ages, bringing wonder and excitement to children and adults alike with the amazing idea of being Robots in Disguise. It would seem that that wonder and amazement has no limitations as to how old one can be in order to be a fan.

In a video posted on YouTube.com, Virgil Coffman, a 101 year old man living in Illinois, is reported to have purchased a new 2010 Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevrolet Camaro.

"Best thing about it is the handling of it."



Mr. Coffman stated that he loved the appearance of the car and new that it was the one he wanted, having owned over 40 cars in his 101 years of life.

I don't know about you Seibertronians, but if I make it to 101 years old, I want to be just like Virgil Coffman.

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Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024168)
Posted by Ultra Magnus on December 1st, 2009 @ 1:07pm CST
Sweet. Senior Citizens are actually VERY cool people if you just sit and listen to them. My Nephew certainly thinks so. This is just more proof of that. Way to Go, Virgil!
B-)
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024173)
Posted by Grahf on December 1st, 2009 @ 1:35pm CST
He is definitely going to be the envy of everyone in the Country Kitchen parking lots. :grin:
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024174)
Posted by Venomous Prime on December 1st, 2009 @ 1:36pm CST
Must be a slow news day...
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024178)
Posted by SJ21 on December 1st, 2009 @ 2:19pm CST
That is great! Good for him. I hope that if I make it to 101 I am still in the kind of shape to handle a car, let alone a 400 hp Camaro. Congrats Virgil.
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024186)
Posted by Darclipto on December 1st, 2009 @ 3:37pm CST
Are none of you terrified? Doesn't the idea of a 101 YEAR OLD man behind the wheel of a 400+ horsepower sports car send little chills down your spine? :shock:
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024190)
Posted by Mr O on December 1st, 2009 @ 3:56pm CST
Darclipto wrote:Are none of you terrified? Doesn't the idea of a 101 YEAR OLD man behind the wheel of a 400+ horsepower sports car send little chills down your spine? :shock:



Big time. I hope it's part of a comedy sketch. 8-}
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024206)
Posted by Seibertron on December 1st, 2009 @ 5:06pm CST
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If you're interested in purchasing a new Camaro, please contact Kevin Yzquierdo for more information. Kevin is the father of Ryan Yzquierdo, the owner of Seibertron.com.

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kevin@alserra.com

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Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024207)
Posted by Darclipto on December 1st, 2009 @ 5:19pm CST
Big time. I hope it's part of a comedy sketch.


"Awe look everyone! Great great grandpa fell asleep at the wheel again!"

*BLAM!**Children screaming in distance*

"Not again!"

* Laugh track*
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024251)
Posted by Delicon on December 1st, 2009 @ 7:55pm CST
Why all the hating, guys? This is a pretty cool story, I like hearing stuff like this.
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024256)
Posted by Doubledealer93 on December 1st, 2009 @ 8:05pm CST
WOW :shock: that is amazing :shock:
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024304)
Posted by Dreadwinglord on December 1st, 2009 @ 11:40pm CST
That car's gonna be back on the market real soon
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024329)
Posted by vectorA3 on December 2nd, 2009 @ 3:18am CST
well we know what Ryan's rollin...

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lucky dog!!

(sorry it's gettin cut off -maybe left-click & view full image(?))
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024359)
Posted by Psychout on December 2nd, 2009 @ 7:19am CST
heres a photo of it parked in his driveway.

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Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024362)
Posted by Jelze Bunnycat on December 2nd, 2009 @ 7:23am CST
original sin wrote:Must be a slow news day...


It's been going the rounds since mid-November. Nevertheless, nothing but respect for someone who's kept his passion to that age :)
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024394)
Posted by Slagbringer on December 2nd, 2009 @ 10:06am CST
this is something I cant stand when someone who shouldn't be driving owns a performance vehicle like this its a total waste...its not a cool story when you got someone that cant drive driving a car which will probably be in a wreck when he looses vision or just drifts into other lanes and hits some innocent...you think its cool just wait and see..majority of accidents are caused by elderly drivers who have no business being behind the wheel of a car. and yeah when I get to a certain point in life where I shouldn't be driving id stop better be safe then sorry...and I love driving my mustang.
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024420)
Posted by Highbeam on December 2nd, 2009 @ 1:25pm CST
I really hope that man doesn't actually drive the car but instead keeps it as sort of a collectible. Wonder what other kinds of cars that guy's had over his life.


On an off-topic note relating to the dealer...I am desperately trying to find a Chevy dealer (in MI) that has a Camaro that can be test driven... So far, I haven't been allowed near the cars because all the ones they have out are already called for. If someone knows more about this, just PM me please, thanks.
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024463)
Posted by vectorA3 on December 2nd, 2009 @ 3:58pm CST
just go to the factory in Canada & ask them there. I'm sure some of those aren't spoken for yet.


LOL Psychout!!! VF :D
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024792)
Posted by Highbeam on December 3rd, 2009 @ 8:27pm CST
vectorA3 wrote:just go to the factory in Canada & ask them there. I'm sure some of those aren't spoken for yet.


(Off topic continued...)

I'm on the wrong side of the border for that...
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1024898)
Posted by vectorA3 on December 4th, 2009 @ 6:00am CST
Highbeam wrote:
vectorA3 wrote:just go to the factory in Canada & ask them there. I'm sure some of those aren't spoken for yet.


(Off topic continued...)

I'm on the wrong side of the border for that...


u can't go through Windsor or through the U.P.??? don't understand :|
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1025430)
Posted by Nimrodimus Prime on December 6th, 2009 @ 10:58am CST
Darclipto wrote:
Big time. I hope it's part of a comedy sketch.


"Awe look everyone! Great great grandpa fell asleep at the wheel again!"

*BLAM!**Children screaming in distance*

"Not again!"

* Laugh track*


Followed by children screaming "Why Bumblebee, why?!" :sad:
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1025657)
Posted by SlyTF1 on December 7th, 2009 @ 7:02am CST
I got like 2 of these TF edition camaros at a chevy dealership near my house, my mom says, when she gets a job, she'll buy me one :APPLAUSE:
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1025882)
Posted by vectorA3 on December 8th, 2009 @ 3:44am CST
and this is my ride....

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[dangit -the end got cut off again. right-click & 'view image']
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1035052)
Posted by Exic on January 9th, 2010 @ 2:17am CST
Wow! That man rock! Love it!
Re: 101 Year Old Man buys Transformers Bumblebee Edition Chevy Camaro (1043430)
Posted by Rodimus Prime on February 3rd, 2010 @ 4:31am CST
SlyTF1 wrote: my mom says, when she gets a job, she'll buy me one :APPLAUSE:


:) :D

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