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Old 08-14-2007, 05:59 AM   #276
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July-Aug-Sep is normally the first quarter of a business fiscal year. Most cars come up end of September since it's the end of summer and a good time to build up popularity by the time summer comes around.

If this is the case,

July-Aug-Sep
Oct-Nov-Dec
JAN-Feb-March
April-May-Jun

They might be shooting for September, but if one thing sets them back a week, they'll have to wait until January to bring the car out so that they don't lose out on the sales for the quarter. (If you bring something out midway through the season, even if you sell what you expected, the first time you take inventory, you've sold half of what you expected for that period since you came out late. If you're factoring in expenses you've only made half of what you wanted and are at a loss.)

Everything is about money and making a quota.



BTW, this is my take on it. I could be wrong but it's just an opinion.
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Old 08-14-2007, 06:30 AM   #277
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okay, i havent read the entire thread yet... but it doesnt look like anyone has mentioned the fact that in the movie it isnt actually a camaro...
it was built from a gto frame and doesnt even have real rims..
they are hubcaps specially made to look like the new ones. ive seen a few people ask about the brake calipers, and the reason they arent ther is because of this.
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Old 08-14-2007, 10:45 AM   #278
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Old 08-22-2007, 04:50 PM   #281
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Old 08-22-2007, 10:39 PM   #283
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Old 08-27-2007, 02:35 PM   #284
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thinkin about a set of these for Mayhem

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Old 08-27-2007, 05:10 PM   #285
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You can probably go to a local sign shop and have them made for less. Should cost you half of what ebay wants for them. Bring in a picture and they SHOULD font match and print some out within a few hours if they're not busy.
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Old 09-10-2007, 05:54 PM   #286
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:yahoo::yahoo:DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures Transformers Rolls out on DVD and HD DVD October 16:yahoo::yahoo:

The armies of CYBERTRON invaded theaters with a juggernaut fury that shook the summer of 2007, but on October 16, 2007 fans of all ages will discover that there is far “More Than Meets The Eye” to the massive mechanical behemoths when TRANSFORMERS arrives on Earth in spectacular DVD and HD DVD two-disc Special Edition sets as well as on a single disc from DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures; distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment.


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Paramount Home Entertainment will support the home video debut of TRANSFORMERS with one of the biggest media campaigns in the division’s history. The multi-million dollar blitz will include television, print, radio and online advertising reaching a four quadrant audience. The expansive campaign also will include a viral marketing program in which fans can go online to customize a message for their friends from OPTIMUS PRIME and send it via telephone or email. In addition, an array of high-impact displays will be deployed to retail locations across the country. Promotional partners including Chevrolet and Hostess will also extend the TRANSFORMERS message to millions of people.

Each TRANSFORMERS DVD will include an insert alerting consumers to Chevrolet's "The Bumblebee Camaro Sweepstakes". Beginning October 17, 2007, fans can enter to win one of three customized Chevy Camaro cars styled after the TRANSFORMERS AUTOBOT BUMBLEBEE at chevy.com/camaro. The sweepstakes also will be promoted with a wide-reaching television, print and online advertising campaign that will further extend the DVD messaging and excitement.
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I will be buying my set...and praying I win a customized Bumblebee!!!
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Old 09-11-2007, 08:30 AM   #288
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Oh, yeah, me too. I wonder what engine they'll put in MY custom Bumblebee
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Old 09-12-2007, 01:04 AM   #289
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Old 09-27-2007, 02:47 AM   #290
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Old 09-27-2007, 08:35 AM   #292
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Old 09-27-2007, 10:33 AM   #293
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That is a different looking double pumper to me
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Old 09-27-2007, 11:19 AM   #294
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A lot of us couldn't figure out what a "High-Rise double-pump carbeurator" was.

btw: (don't know if you knew) it was a line from the movie...
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Old 09-27-2007, 09:50 PM   #295
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is it me or did *they* remove all of the yellow camaro pictures off the net. I have been scouring for them and I could have sworn there were high resolution images of the yellow concept a while ago, am I going nuts or did i miss something?
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Old 09-27-2007, 11:28 PM   #296
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I did, i thought there were professional shots of the bumblebee camaro instead of spy shots
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Well with the release of Transformers on DVD today, The Camero looked pretty sweet on my plasma I new it would !
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