Aston Martin DB5 (1964) Sean Connery, aka James Bond, for sale
Sean Connery’s family is separated from the private Aston Martin DB5 of the actor, the famous interpreter of James Bond, whose character drives one on the screen. The car will be auctioned next August and will fetch around 2 million euros.
When it comes to automobiles, it’s hard to find a more cinematic icon than Sean Connery playing James Bond at the wheel of an Aston Martin DB5. Because if the actors succeed in the skin of 007, DB5 remains. And in the year It was with the Scottish comedian, who died in 2020, that she was introduced to the saga by appearing. Gold finger. Sir Sean Connery’s personal Aston Martin D5 is up for sale.
Bond and his DB5 off-screen
When DB5s appear in the franchise James Bond They are offered for sale, and they never fail to reach a particularly high price. What is discussed here should not be any different, because although it is not a movie car, it is the most famous face of the fictional spy who owned and drove it. Bearing chassis number DB5/1681/R, the car was first registered on 7 July 1964 under the name of Mr A. White. The date of Sean Connery’s acquisition was not disclosed by Broadbow Auctions, which confirmed the sale. On behalf of the Connery family, Nor is its mileage or exact condition. However, the ad mentions an interview conducted by RS Williams specialists, who bought the car until recently.
A journey with Jackie Stewart for the buyer
The Aston Martin DB5 is the late Sean Connery’s (obviously) light gray “Snow Shade Grey”, the original color applied at the same time as a mechanical restoration under the direction of the famous owner. In the photos, the body looks clean as does the engine and the cabin is dressed in red leather.
Beyond the car itself, the highest bidder will have the pleasure of driving in the passenger seat. By none other than Sir Jackie Stewart Scottish three-time F1 world champion and longtime friend of Sean Connery. In addition, a portion of the proceeds from the sale will be donated to Sean Connery’s charity fund. The DB5 will be unveiled in California on August 18, 2022 as part of Monterey Car Week. It is estimated between 1.4 and 1.8 million dollars (approximately 1.3 to 1.7 million euros).