Skyfall cars

Carmakers race to put Bond inside their wheels [Variety]

May 13th, 2012 by

Variety’s look at 50 years of James Bond films includes an article on the cars of James Bond, including the Aston Martin DB5 that will appear, once again, in Skyfall. The article discusses how Aston Martin was ditched in favour of BMW for three films, noting: Germany’s BMW locked down a pricey three-picture product placement […]

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Aston Martin photographed on set

March 15th, 2012 by

An Aston Martin DB5 was photographed on the set of Skyfall Lodge built at Hankley Common for filming. Security was tight to prevent photography, but the photograph above made it through. Photo copyright © Lucy Browne who runs the photography blog The Foraging Photographer.

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Land Rover Defender to star in 2012’s new Bond film [Car Magazine Online]

February 27th, 2012 by

A Land Rover Defender is set to feature in a chase sequence involving Naomie Harris, according to Skyfall co-producer Andrew Noakes, who is quoted in an article by Car Magazine Online. ‘We are really going to test that car,’ says Noakes, ‘do things to it it’s not normally designed for. Some of the stuff is so hairy […]

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A VW to a kill: Bond’s Beetles [Weston-super-Mare People]

January 23rd, 2012 by

Dozens of VW Beetles are headed for Turkey, where they will be involved in an elaborate action scene, according to Weston-super-Mare People. Their article, which was published earlier today, says: Motorists driving across the Avonmouth Bridge can see tens of thousands of cars sitting on the docks. The article quotes a reader, who spotted the […]

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Aston Martin DB5 Returns for Skyfall [MI6]

December 10th, 2011 by

MI6 reports that Daniel Craig was spotted last night behind the wheel of an Aston Martin DB5 while shooting on location at an industrial estate in Lewisham. The report notes: Shot at night, the scene is reminiscent of “Goldfinger”, with Bond driving the DB5 down narrow streets, zipping past warehouses and ducking under the arches […]

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Skyfall cars

November 6th, 2011 by

Info on the cars that appear in Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond movie staring Daniel Craig as 007.

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