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Aston Martin makes odd job of first DB5 Goldfinger edition

4 monthes ago   |   By Auto Express

Aston Martin has revealed the first production-ready version of the new DB5 Goldfinger. It's a continuation replica of the original 1963 sports car that has been equipped with similar gadgets and weaponry to the DB5 used by James Bond in the film Goldfinger .
Production of the Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger is limited to just 25 examples - and each will be built with a period-correct specification, sharing the same engine, chassis and drivetrain as the original DB5. Aston Martin says its engineers dedicate roughly 4,500 hours of labour for each example.
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First £2.75m Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger Continuation model produced

First £2.75m Aston Martin DB5 Goldfinger Continuation model produced

4 monthes ago   |   By EVO

No, that's not another period DB5 with cooling problems, rather the first finished example of the Aston Martin Works DB5 Goldfinger Continuation series. Using the same controversial, if highly profitable model as the DB4 GT and DB5 Zagato continuation cars, AMW has this time applied its stunning workmanship to James Bond's DB5 from the film classic.
Each of the 25 examples to 4500 hours to complete, with almost every component entirely bespoke. Even its power plant matches the original, with a 4.0-litre naturally-aspirated inline six-cylinder sending 290bhp to the rear wheels. A five-speed...
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