General Motors started manufacturing Chevrolet Camaro sports car in 1967 until 2002. After a hiatus for several years, General Motors began production of the fifth-generation Chevrolet Camaro on March 16, 2009. 2010 Chevrolet Camaro sales started in April 2009.
In the 2007 Transformers movie, one of the robots character named Bumblebee is portrayed as a yellow 1976 Chevrolet Camaro that, midway through the movie, becomes a fifth-generation Chevrolet Camaro. The movie prop cars were built by Saleen using molds of the actual concept car provided by General Motors. The movie prop cars are heavily modified Pontiac GTOs with the Camaro Concept's exterior and interior. A modified fifth-generation Camaro reprises the role of Bumblebee in the sequel, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen.