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Published:July 11th, 2013 10:55 EST

Baby Uses Smartphone To Buy Car On eBay: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"An Oregon man says he decided to hang on to the $225 car his 1-year-old daughter bought on eBay while playing with his smartphone.


Paul Stoute of Portland said his daughter, Sorella, enjoys playing with his phone and he recently received an email from eBay revealing she had used his eBay app to purchase a 1962 Austin-Healey Sprite for $225."


What kind of an Austin-Healey Sprite is on sale for only $225? That would be one that was billed as "Frankensprite" and comes with not one but two engines -- both of which are in the backseat.

Fortunately, Stoute enjoys working on old cars, and he plans on keeping the Frankensprite. He hopes that it will be running by the time his daughter is 17, so he can give it to her as a high school graduation present.

In the meantime he should buy his daughter a toy phone as a present, so she won`t be tempted to play with his smartphone.

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