James Bond fans rejoice! In conjunction with the release of the 25th James Bond flick No Time to Die in November, Aston Martin is announcing two special editions for the new James Bond movie: the Vantage 007 and DBS Superleggera 007 Edition.
The latest James Bond flick will feature four Aston Martins, including the DB5; the Aston Martin V8; the DBS Superleggera and the all-new Valhalla hypercar. This upcoming JB flick already has enough reasons for JB fans and auto enthusiasts to go watch it…
As most JB fans would know, Aston Martin and James Bond go hand-in-hand for quite a while since the first Bond portrayed by Sir Sean Connery. A quarter of a century later, Aston Martin commemorates the latest franchise movie with the Vantage 007 and DBS Superleggera 007, both limited in numbers, The two 007 Aston Martins are designed and crafted by the experts at the brand’s bespoke division: Q by Aston Martin.
Aston Martin Vantage 007
The first of the two models is the Vantage 007 Edition, inspired by the original Aston Martin V8 which made its 007 debut in The Living Daylights in 1987 and also features in No Time to Die. The movie sees agent 007 uncover the car from his personal lock-up in London.
What’s new with the Vantage 007? It comes with a bespoke mesh grille with chrome bezel, a dashed yellow diffuser, and even a set of The Living Daylights inspired limited edition skis and ski rack. The car’s exterior is decked in Cumberland Grey paint color, whilst the interior takes on obsidian black leather, seats with flutings and carbon fiber backs, dark chrome with 007 emblem on the center console and sun visors with embroidered numbers 96.60 (FM), which is made reference to the Russian police radio frequency Bond used to aid his escape in The Living Daylights. Other highlights include a laser-etched gadget plaque, cross hairs etched onto the car’s paddle shift gear levers and a side strake badge (limited 100 units worldwide).
The Aston Martin DBS Superleggera 007
The next Aston Martin highlight in the No Time to Die film is the illustrious and range topping DBS Superleggera 007, limited to only 25 pieces in the world.
The DBS Superleggera is defined by its massive 5.2-liter V12 which pumps 715bhp and a range-topping peak torque of 900Nm, the greatest torque figure for any roadgoing Aston Martin yet produced.
As for being super appealing, the car sports special Ceramic Grey exterior paint with the roof, mirror caps, splitter, diffuser and rear Aeroblade IITM featured in black tinted carbon fiber. Also unique to the 007 Edition are visually striking Gloss Black diamond-turned Y-Spoke 21” wheels. This special edition also features a 007 fender badge, finished in chrome with a black enamel infill and Stainless Steel Silver 007 foil applied to the rear spoiler blade.
Inside, the cockpit of this DBS Superleggera is a dark, brooding, leather-clad environment with flashes of red detailing the outline of the seats. Subtle 007 branding can be found on the door cards, armrest buckle badge and on the rear sub-woofer cover. The car is finished with a sill plaque that recognizes it is one of just 25 DBS Superleggera 007 Editions.
The DBS Superleggera 007 Edition has a recommended retail price from 279,025 pounds and the Vantage 007 Edition is starting at £161,000.