Question - How many Aston Martins were used in Quantum of Solace?

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The Aston Martin DBS is one of seven used in filming "Quantum of Solace. " Aston Martin has been a favorite in the Bond films, first appearing in "Goldfinger" in 1964 and then in eight other films, according to Christie's. Top 10 James Bond cars through the decades The 1935 Bentley Mark IV Drophead 3. 5 Litre. The 1963 Aston Martin DB5. The 1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1. The 1976 Lotus Esprit S1. The 1962 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud II. BMW Z8 (1999) Ford Fairlane (1957) The 2006 Aston Martin DBS V12. Stunt coordinators for the new James Bond movie, Spectre, destroyed seven specially designed Aston Martin DB10 sports cars and a variety of other vehicles at a cost of more than £24m, according to the Mail on Sunday. In the new James Bond movie Skyfall, the Aston Martin DB5--a rare but staple race car in the spy fiction series since 1964--explodes into smithereens. The real DB5 is safe.

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Bond drives an Aston Martin DB Mark III, which is referred to as a "DB III" in the novel Goldfinger. The "DB3" was a car designed specifically for racing and is unlikely that Bond would drive one. The DB Mark III is often called the DB III and is more comparable to its description in Fleming's novel.

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The Aston Martin DB5 in Goldfinger did that for spy cars and James Bond. Because, it's all about heritage. Aston Martin has superceded from being just a fast car brand participating in competitions like LeMans to prove themselves, to being the very embodiment of British motor sports and James Bond itself.

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Movie: Goldeneye (1995) The BMW Z3 was the first BMW that Bond has ever driven. During its introduction in Goldeneye, Bond is briefed by Q on all of the vehicle's specs -- stinger missiles, an ejector seat, and an all-points radar amongst other goodies.

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/16/james-bonds-aston-martin-db5-sells-for-6point4-million-at-pebble-bea

First purchased by British collector Lord Anthony Bamford, the car was later bought by the Smokey Mountain Car Museum in Tennessee, where it was on display for 35 years. Actor Sean Connery, as James Bond, on the set of Eon Productions' “Goldfinger” with a 1964 Aston Martin DB5.

https://www.theverge.com/2016/1/21/10809242/james-bond-aston-martin-db10-spectre-auction-christies

For Spectre, the 24th Bond film which was released last year, it was the Aston Martin DB10. And, if you have an estimated $2. 1 million, you can go to Christie's auction house and buy the only DB10 that will be sold to the public. That means Aston has authenticated the car's history.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaguar_C-X75

A Jaguar C-X75 appears in the 2015 James Bond film Spectre as Mr. Hinx's car. It takes part in a car chase around Rome against James Bond, who drives an Aston Martin DB10.

https://money.cnn.com/2016/02/18/autos/james-bond-car-aston-martin-db10-auction-price/index.html

It's the ultimate supercar for a super-fan: James Bond's newest ride sold at auction for $3. 5 million on Thursday. The price zoomed past expectations set by Christie's auction house. They estimated the Aston Martin DB10 would go for between $1. 4 and $2. 1 million.

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As a concept sports car, Aston Martin DB10 uses the 4. 7-litre V8 engine, providing a considerable 500 horsepower with 190 mph top speed. According to James Bond himself (in the film of course); this 007's new ride can reach from 0 to 60 mph within 3. 1 seconds.

https://fortune.com/2016/02/19/aston-martin-db10-sold/

James Bond's Aston Martin Just Sold for $3. 5 Million The Aston Martin DB10, which was made for the latest James Bond film Spectre, sold Thursday at a special auction at Christie's in London for £2, 424, 500, or about $3. 5 million.

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Daniel Craig Does His Own James Bond Stunts. Here's Every Time He's Been Injured. The exception is Daniel Craig. "He gets his hands very dirty, " Gary Powell, chief stunt coordinator for Bond films Quantum of Solace and Casino Royale, told the Guardian in 2008.