One short news from RM Sotheby’s auction held in Monterey, California.
An original Aston Martin DB5 built to promote the 1965 James Bond film ‘Thunderball recently went under the hammer as part of a special ‘Evening with Aston Martin’ sale where it sold for $6,385,000. Before the auction, this car was expected to be sold for $4 – 6 million.
It also set a new record for the most expensive DB5 to ever sell at auction. At the same auction, a rare 1965 Aston Martin DB5 Shooting Brake (one of only 12 copies) sold for $1,765,000.