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Bond may have a new Aston Martin but the DB5 can't be beat

For its 100th anniversary, Aston Martin produced 100 examples of the Centenary Edition Vanquish. A stunning vehicle by all accounts but XCAR believes the car that truly embodies the spirit of the British sportscar manufacturer is the legendary DB5. Possibly the most famous car of all and certainly one of the most beautiful.

By December 8, 2014

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George Harrison's DB5 sells at auction for $547,400

An Aston Martin DB5 once own by famed Beatle George Harrison in 1965, was sold at auction in London on Wednesday for more than half a million dollars.

By December 9, 2011

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Elon Musk is the anonymous buyer of the James Bond Lotus submarine

After it was found languishing in storage, the famous amphibian Bond car was auctioned off for nearly $1 million. Better yet, it turns out SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk was the secret buyer.

By October 17, 2013

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James Bond's underwater car up for auction

Save your shekels for a chance to own a piece of James Bond history: 007's Lotus Esprit submarine from The Spy Who Loved Me.

By July 7, 2013

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James Bond stunt Aston Martin made in giant 3D printer

"Skyfall" filmmakers dropped some of their $150 million-plus budget on 3D-printed scale replicas of Bond's classic Aston Martin DB5.

By November 13, 2012

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Designing 007: A look at Bond's luxurious life

The James Bond film series turns 50 years old this year, and its founders pull out all the stops with a massive reveal of memorabilia.

By July 31, 2012

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'Goldfinger' car could fetch $5 million at auction

The famous Aston Martin driven by Sean Connery in the James Bond films "Goldfinger" and "Thunderball" will be up for sale at a London auction in October.

By June 1, 2010

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Car Tech Live 171: Audi may be the first car with an app store (podcast)

Audi may be the first car with its own app store, Mercury dies so Lincoln can live, Chevy Volt and other electric cars are tricky for first responders, Motorola launches safe-driving Android apps, and will the real James Bond Aston Martin please start up?

By June 3, 2010

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WWJBD: What would James Bond drive?

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2009 Aston Martin DB9 Volante.

By April 25, 2009

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'007 Aston Martin' auction more hype than lineage

The real story of Bond's DB5 is wrapped in genuine intrigue.

By February 24, 2009