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BMW Z3 in GoldenEye trim plus collectibles for sale

A Scottish Bond fan is selling his BMW Z3 in GoldenEye trim, including BMW Z3 collectibles and Bond Private Plate.

Rolls-Royce 103EX Blofeld's next car

As a part of the BMW Vision Next 100 project, Rolls-Royce revealed the 103EX, a look at the future of luxury mobility. Bond Lifestyle explores the history of Rolls-Royce and Bond and travelled to the Roundhouse in London to take a closer look at the Vision Next 100 futuristic limousine to see if it's fit for a villain!

Buyer's guide to the GoldenEye James Bond BMW Z3

If you want to drive like 007, chances are you’ll have to spend big bucks. But for those of lacking the coin to put us in a Lotus or an Aston, there’s a surprisingly affordable alternative that’s nearly as stylish and timeless as James Bond himself. That would be the BMW Z3 that featured 20 years ago in the Pierce Brosnan debut GoldenEye.

Sean Connery's Bond Lifestyle

Sean Connery was the first actor to portray James Bond in the EON produced 007 films, and the Scot has been living the Bond Lifestyle ever since, from taking residence in the Bahamas and playing golf wearing his Slazenger sweater to driving a fast BMW. Connery also lend his image to promote Louis Vuitton, several whisky brands, and Citroën cars.

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The prop rockets used on the BMW Z8 in The World Is Not Enough are made from Estes Bull Pup 12D launchable rockets.

BMW Z3 Neiman Marcus 007 edition for sale

In Belgium, one of the rare BMW Z3 roadster 007 editions is currently for sale. The car is one of 100 special Neiman Marcus James Bond editions.

James Bond auction 2012

David Arnold, composer of 5 Bond films, is auctioning off a brilliant piece of James Bond memorabilia for a poverty fighting charity CARE International – the charity he is an ambassador for. This limited edition promotional Samsonite attaché briefcase was presented to David Arnold, the composer of the film score for Tomorrow Never Dies, for his contribution to the production.

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The BMW R 1200 C motorcycle plays a big part in an action packed chase scene in Tomorrow Never Dies. The BMW was stolen by Bond, and used in the chase sequence through the streets of Saigon, Vietnam, ridden by both James Bond and Wai Lin, a Chinese secret agent.

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One of Bond's first non-British cars: a 1995 Atlanta Blue Metallic, Q-Branch equipped BMW Z3 with Beige Nappa Leather interior and a 1.9 Litre 16-valve four-cylinder engine. The car can be seen twice in the 1995 movie GoldenEye. The brand new model was fully equipped with weaponry as well as other refinements.

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A 1997 BMW 750iL is given to James Bond by Q in the movie Tomorrow Never Dies.

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The wonderfully styled BMW Z8, produced by BMW from 1999 to 2003, features in the movie The World is not Enough, with Pierce Brosnan behind the wheel.

aston martin db5 most popular

Brits are urging movie makers to put 007 back behind the wheel of a British manufactured car in the next Bond flick, after the Aston Martin DB5 from Goldfinger came out top in a Virgin Cars poll of favourite ever Bond motors.

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