The brand Aston Martin is synonymous with British luxury and James Bond. The third ever James Bond film in 1964 featured the iconic Aston Martin DB5 and the Aston Martin brand had popped up throughout 50 years British sports car brand. It is now confirmed that James Bond will once again drive an Aston Martin in Spectre, which is due for release on 6 November 2015. The DB10 model is being developed specifically for the film and built in-house by the brand’s design and engineering teams.
Aston Martin together with EON Productions, the producers of the James Bond film franchise, unveiled Bond’s stunning new car recently on the 007 stage at Pinewood Studios.
Led by Aston Martin Chief Creative Officer, Marek Reichman, the design team worked closely with the film’s director, Sam Mendes, to create the ultimate car for the world’s most famous spy.
Dr Andy Palmer, CEO of Aston Martin, said: ‘In the same year that we celebrate our 50-year relationship with 007, it seems doubly fitting that today we unveiled this wonderful new sports car created especially for James Bond.
‘To be partnering once again with EON Productions is great news for this company and for everyone around the world that loves to see Bond at the wheel of an Aston Martin.
‘I’m incredibly proud of everyone in the team at Gaydon who have brought this special project from concept to reality.’
Production will be strictly limited to 10 of the bespoke sports cars, developed and built by the designers, engineers and highly skilled craftspeople at Aston Martin’s Gaydon headquarters.