There’s been numerous hypothesis about what automotive can be featured within the subsequent Bond movie and rumors have steered all the things from the Aston Martin Rapide E to the not too long ago introduced Valhalla.
Aston Martin is now placing these rumors to mattress by confirming plans to showcase three completely different fashions in Bond 25.
In a tweet, the automaker mentioned the upcoming flick will certainly characteristic the Valhalla in addition to the DB5 and the traditional V8. Aston Martin didn’t elaborate, however Daniel Craig has beforehand pushed a DB5 in Skyfall. The Aston Martin V8 has additionally been featured in The Residing Daylights the place Bond was performed by Timothy Dalton.
The newcomer, in fact, is the Valhalla. Introduced earlier this week, the mannequin was beforehand referred to as the AM-RB 003 and is a mid-engined hypercar that was developed in collaboration with Adrian Newey and Purple Bull Superior Applied sciences.
Aston Martin hasn’t mentioned a lot in regards to the automotive, but it surely was previewed by an idea on the 2019 Geneva Motor Present. It is going to be Aston Martin’s third mid-engine hypercar after the Valkyrie and Valkyrie AMR Professional.
Unsurprisingly, the mannequin will company a number of the options used on the Valkyrie. Nevertheless, Aston Martin has beforehand mentioned the Valhalla will make “better concessions to practicality and highway use.”
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Considered one of these modifications can be the usage of LMP1-style doorways which open ahead “taking a piece of roof with them to facilitate simpler ingress and egress.” The Valhalla may even have a wider middle console, quite a few storage compartments and a terrace behind the seats.
Manufacturing can be restricted to 500 items and they are going to be powered by “high-efficiency, high-output turbocharged V6 petrol engine and [a] battery-electric hybrid system.” It’s believed the automotive may have a mixed output of roughly 1,000 hp (746 kW / 1,014 PS).
NEWS: Aston Martin DB5, Aston Martin V8 and Aston Martin Valhalla will star in Bond 25, the most recent instalment within the @007 franchise. pic.twitter.com/V6WA7P5kUD
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