The 15 Best James Bond Cars Ranked
Corgi produced the first toy James Bond car, an Aston Martin DB5 complete with ejector seat and retractable machine guns, in October 1965.
“Goldfinger” had premiered over a year prior.
The paint job wasn’t even accurate — gold instead of silver, which made it look unfinished.
As soon as it reached shelves, the diecast Aston became the first must-have Christmas toy.Like his famously debonair creation, Ian Fleming cultivated a taste for the finer things in life.
That extended to his garage, too; the author spent his $6,000 check for the “Casino Royale” film rights importing a raven black 1955 Ford Thunderbird. The world’s greatest secret agent was a gearhead…The post The 15 best James Bond cars ranked appeared first on /Film.
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