Even James Bond goes green. In the next installment of the saga, the British spy will trade his Aston Martin DB5 against an electric model.
Proof that ecology touches everyone, even James Bond . The famous English spy, incarnated since several opus by the actor Daniel Craig , will indeed ride in electric in the next film of the saga, scheduled for the 8th April 2020 .
In the new feature film, the 25th, currently titled James Bond 25 , 007 will continue to roll in Aston Martin . But not just any, reports the Daily Mail . This is the Aston Martin Rapide E, heir to the legendary Aston Martin DB5 , seen recently in the Skyfall.
A moment of @astonmartin history. First Validation Prototype Aston Martin RapideE moves under its own power for the very first time with its breakthrough 800v battery. Great work from the development team which includes Williams Engineering. pic.twitter.com/b2mRaeCsNP
— Dr. Andy Palmer (@AndyatAston) January 21, 2019
Only 155 copies
Amateur of beautiful cars, James Bond will become an ambassador of the electric choice. The electric model of Aston Martin is still in test.
The vehicle still has 610 horsepower under the hood and a range of 320 kilometres. The Geek newspaper recalls that only 155 copies are planned in the world.
The film James Bond 25, directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, is scheduled for the 8th April, 2020. In the cast, Daniel Craig but also Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux or Ralph Fiennes .
It should be the last movie in which Daniel Craig plays James Bond.