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Bond: 007 Gets Electric Car

Written by on March 13, 2019

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James Bond: 007 Gets Electric Car

James Bond will drive an electric car in the new film.

The move is part of a push by movie chiefs to make the character more eco-friendly.

Director Cary Joji Fukunaga wants star Daniel Craig to be seen behind the wheel of a limited edition Aston Martin.

The £250,000 Rapide E is the Brit motor manufacturer’s first electric vehicle and only 155 are being built.

An insider said: “The decision was spearheaded by the film’s new director, who’s a total tree-hugger.

“He is working directly with Aston Martin to get one of their electric cars ready for its big close-up.

“It’s going to be the centre of an incredible action sequence in the movie. James Bond is known for driving amazing cars and this one won’t disappoint either.

“It’s going to have all the high-tech gadgets. To be clear, this is something Cary pushed for and Daniel and the producers are going along with.

“Everybody is afraid of Bond getting labelled ‘too PC’ but they all felt the time was right to put him in a zero emission vehicle.”

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