Why are classic James Bond cars not just For Your Eyes Only?

Fans of classic cars and James Bond should be in their element when a new exhibition opens in the capital next month.

Thousands of enthusiasts are expected to flock to the London Film Museum's Bond in Motion display, which opens on March 21 and runs throughout the year.

The cars will definitely be the stars of the show at the Covent Garden venue, but which models can 007 aficionados expect to see?


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Will Bond car auction stir bidders into action?

Will Bond car auction stir bidders into action? Arguably the most recognisable car ever to be driven by James Bond is going under the hammer next month. Sean Connery's 007 famously drove an example of the silver birch-coloured Aston Martin DB5 in the 1964 film Goldfinger. But how much is it likely to fetch at auction? Another version of the DB5 was seen in a Bond movie again last year, this time with Daniel Craig's spy hero at the helm in the blockbuster Skyfall. A 1965 DB5, minus the hidden machine guns and ejector seat, will be auctioned at a ...

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Where would Aston Martin’s iconic cars be without James Bond?

Where would Aston Martin's iconic cars be without James Bond? You couldn't have a James Bond without his trademark Aston Martin car. But now there seems to be a growing theory that you couldn't have Aston Martin without James Bond. Yes, 007 may have wrecked a few of the iconic luxury motors in his time. But the Aston Martin Owners Club which gathered on Sunday (May 19) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the DB5 see James Bond as a saviour of the brand rather than a destroyer. The vintage car lovers congregated against the magnificent backdrop of the Old ...

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