Type: Grand tourer

1963

Aston Martin DB5

Aston Martin: Grand Tourer
Aston Martin DB5

Since appearing in the 1964 feature film Goldfinger, the Aston Martin DB5 has become one of the most famous cars in the world. The DB5, driven by Sean Connery as British agent James Bond, was the first Bond 'gadget' car with special modifications by MI6's 'Q' Branch including a revolving number plate, bulletproof shield and machine guns. The DB5 emerged from the... Read more »

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1967

Aston Martin DBS

Aston Martin: Grand Tourer
Aston Martin DBS

The DBS was developed by Aston Martin in the late 1960s. Production of the DBS and later derivatives - including the a convertible 'Volante' version - continued for over twenty years until 1989. More than 4000 examples were produced and the DBS stands as one of the iconic cars of the decade. The DBS was a star of film and television, starring... Read more »

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