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Bond In Motion Exhibition opens this week

An exhibition of fifty of the vehicles used in the James Bond films opens this week at the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu

An exhibition of fifty of the vehicles used in the James Bond films opens this week at the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu.

The exhibition has been named Bond in Motion and will feature a range of Bond related vehicles including cars, boats, sleds and jets. The exhibition will be the largest of its kind ever staged and the star attraction is the silver 1964 Aston Martin DB5 featured in Goldfinger together with the 1937 Rolls Royce Phantom III owned by arch villain Auric Goldfinger.

The Jaguar XKR with special effects weapons from the film Die Another Day will be on show together with the Lotus Esprit S1 from The Spy who Loved Me. Other vehicles include the BMW 750iL from Tomorrow Never Dies and Ford Mustang from Diamonds are Forever even the tiny Bede Arcostart Jet from Octopussy is there to be seen.

The exhibition celebrates fifty years of films featuring 007 and will run until December.