Q VOLANTE: Aston Martin Lagonda is a British manufacturer who became associated with luxury grand touring cars in the and and with the fictional character 'Q' from James Bond celebrates his use of a model in the 1964 film Goldfinger 50 years ago
1964 James Bond Aston Martin As seen on screen wearing the UK registration BMT the was the “stand-in” car used in Goldfinger and retrospectively became identified as the Road Car, as the first Effects Car proved to be cumbersome to hand
The newest Aston Martin model revives the best model name in the automotive industry. The Vanquish replaces the DBS in the company's line-up and retains the grand tourer style. The Vanquish uses a producing 565 horsepower.