Anyone reading this right now has to be a true fan of the 007 franchise in order to truly appreciate the opportunity being presented. For the first time ever, EON Products and Aston Martin have approved the creation of a perfect GE Fabbri launch James Bond DB5. This scale model is an incredible representation of the Aston Martin driven by our favorite spy, and you get to build it yourself.

With the help of Aston Martin, the scale model for the DB5 will feature all kinds of gizmos and gadgets from the real car. Yep, you’ll get all the dials and controls from a real DB5 and James Bond’s hidden arsenal of Q-Branch gadgets, including a working ejector seat, working tail and headlights, extendable tire slashers, and a working horn. This model is so complete, you even get a set of machine guns popping out of the front lights, a bulletproof screen, and rotating number plates. Now, that’s cool.

Hit the jump for details on how to get this intricate and gorgeous scale model.

The model comes in 85 weekly installments and each issue includes new parts for the car and a magazine featuring behind-the-scenes articles on the making of the 007 films. GE Fabbri claims the model construction is straightforward with all of the pieces either clicking into place or held together with screws.

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In addition to the scale model and magazine combo, GE Fabbri is also carrying out a competition where the prize is a James Bond Omega Seamaster watch as worn by Daniel Craig in Quantum of Solace. Just head on over to the site and subscribe to get your chance at this awesome prize.

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All you have to do to receive this scale model is subscribe to the new partwork model magazine, James Bond’s DBS 007. Oh, and you have to live in the UK, although the website hints at the possibility of expansion to other countries. The official debut for the scale model will be made on January 11, 2011, but if you are interested in pre-ordering or entering the competition, simply go to their website and sign up!

Source: http://www.007db5.com/

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16 comments:

  (415) posted on 10.21.2011

This is what a real fan of 007 wants to have his collections. And i am too disappointed because i am not able to grab a piece of this one because it is not available in US. So sad.

  (559) posted on 04.18.2011

I bet this car would cost millions!@Andy_Driscoll ,I think they are planning to make a replica and keep the original version.

  (447) posted on 03.30.2011

It seems that they haven’t restored the GE Fabbri well. Nonetheless, I bet this thing would be put in the museum of James Bond car! Can’t wait it!

  (473) posted on 03.30.2011

No doubt that this car will cost millions. And I think vintage cars are good to be placed on the museum rather than stock on garage.BTW, I think they haven’t restored the car well that’s why they need to come up with replica. 

  (498) posted on 02.6.2011

He once told me that it was a kick driving down the freeway to raise the bullet-proof panel and to rotate the license plates. I don’t know if he still has the car, but in the late 70s, it was on display in his jewelry store in Provo.

  (417) posted on 02.6.2011

I’m not sure that statement, "...only one of two made and the only one still in existence..." is accurate. I know - because I saw it and watched it ’perform’ all the movie tricks - that one was owned by a jeweler in Provo, Utah who regularly drove it up to Salt Lake City to be displayed in car shows.

  (463) posted on 02.3.2011

No way, a collection item maybe. Much better to be displayed rather than be drove on the street. And I don’t think that the engine is still capable. Not unless its regularly check and maintain.smiley

  (211) posted on 02.3.2011

The DB5 Bond car and the iconic 1966 Batmobile are probably the two best remembered movie cars of the 20th century. Always wanted that ejector seat.

  (1333) posted on 12.15.2010

For sure this costs to much for a gift. the only thing that you can get here is pride.

  (461) posted on 12.15.2010

It most remember & popular car. If Eon get Bond 23 back on making this car can star for the last time.

  (808) posted on 12.14.2010

perfect gift? well a price like this sould be keept away from kids. they might crack or lost this.

  (807) posted on 12.14.2010

agree, not only in car but also a perfect toy... but that is to expensive for a toy right? hahaha

  (73) posted on 12.14.2010

I’m sure this replica is costing as much as a regular car smiley

  (765) posted on 12.13.2010

This particular DB5 up for auction was the actual movie car used during "Goldfinger" (1964) and "Thunderball" (1965), driven by Sean Connery himself.

  (555) posted on 12.13.2010

After receiving its star treatment, the DB5 was sold to radio broadcaster Jerry Lee of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for $12,000 in 1969.

  (58) posted on 12.10.2010

First I am very disappointed this is not available in the US. Second I am sickened in the horrible customer service that the current subscribers in the UK are receiving right now.

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