James Bond cars to be featured in a car show in England, celebrating 50 years of Agent 007 movies

By on Jan 17, 2012 in Automobile, Entertainment, Europe, Movies Comments

A James Bond cars show will start on Tuesday, January 17, 2012, wherein 50 vehicles that were used in James Bond (Agent 007) films will be shown in public via an exhibit.

Jaguar XKR, used in 2002 James Bond
film “Die Another Day”

Image Credit: Mike Renaut/Cars.uk.msn.com

As noted at British news sites on Monday, the James Bond car exhibition will be held at the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu, south of England and will run until December 31, 2012.

According to Beaulieu.co.uk, the car exhibit titled “Bond in Motion” will feature 50 James Bond vehicles and will celebrate the 50 years of James Bond films since 1962, with its first film “Dr. No” stars Sean Connery as James Bond.

The said car show, which is being dubbed as the largest of its kind, also marks the 40th anniversary of the world-famous National Motor Museum and will also feature boats, motorbikes, sleds, jets used in James Bond movies.

Among the James Bond cars that will be seen by the public are Phantom lll Rolls-Royce both from Goldfinger, the Ford Mustang Mach 1 from Diamonds Are Forever, the Lotus Esprit S1 (‘Wet Nellie’) from The Spy Who Loved Me and many more.

As of this writing, there are now 22 James Bond films and five notable British actors played as Agent 007, which includes Sean Connery, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan, and Daniel Craig, the current one.

Apparently, the 23rd James Bond movie titled “Skyfall” starring Daniel Craig is being expected for UK release on October 26, 2012 and in the US on November 9, or two weeks later.

For more information about the Bond in Motion car exhibit particularly the ticket sale details, which also includes entrance to Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey and World of Top Gear, the public is being invited to visit Beaulieu.co.uk.

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