James Bond’s Uncommon 1972 Aston Martin Is Now On Sale In Australia Earlier than It Seems In ‘Bond 25’
Fancy a trip in James Bond’s newest Aston Martin earlier than its debut on the large display screen in ‘Bond 25’? Right here’s your probability. The pink Aston Martin you see earlier than you is a particularly uncommon 1972 Aston Martin V8 — quantity 47 of 288 Sequence 2 AMV8s ever constructed, to be precise.
That construct statistic places it forward of the variety of DB4s, DB5s and DB6s individually produced. The automobile that may characteristic in ‘Bond 25’ is the Sequence 1 variant (under) while this one being offered on Carsales is the Sequence 2, the latter of which sees minor beauty changes just like the omission of the 4 headlamps for twin 7-inch headlamps and a black mesh grill. The worth for a slice of classic 007 glory? AU$295,000. Barely negotiable.
Quantity 47 of 288 contains a energy output of 310—320bhp from the 5.Four-litre V8 engine mated to an automated gearbox, a uncommon luxurious of that period. Efficiency of this well-looked after Aston Martin V8 is pegged at a high pace of 280km/h while its zero—100km/h time is a bit over 5 seconds.
The vendor from Newcastle additionally has the unique construct sheet from the Heritage Belief in Britain which shall be included within the sale alongside the unique handbook/components catalogue, and a suitcase stuffed with spare components. Particular non-standard challenge equipment the manufacturing unit features a Vantage model entrance spoiler and centre console armrest.
Past that the automobile is in its authentic state as a lot as it may be. The one upgrades embrace digital gas injection changing the troublesome mechanical variant. This implies the automobile is extra dependable to drive and chilly begins are seamless.
Exterior-wise the entire physique has been rigorously attended to and is rust-free. The inside wheel arches have been rebuilt by Concours on the Central Coast while the bumpers have been re-chromed. The entrance seats have additionally been re-upholstered in Connolly cover.
The mileage on the automobile has been listed at 98,674 miles. You may see it in motion under in 1987’s ‘The Residing Daylights’ starring Timothy Dalton as Bond.
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