James Bond and His Driven Passion

Carjam Radio will broadcast a special programme about James Bond's Cars on Monday the 7th of May 2012 at 2pm on RTE Radio 1 and if you miss it you can listen back to it here.

Dangerous, deadly and desirable - even more revealing than a Bond girl in her Bikini,  CarjamRadio solves the mysteries behind 007's most famous cars. 

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Discover which famous Bond Car was found years later in a scrapyard painted red and covered in Christmas Lights.

Join us to get the inside story of  James Bond's DB5 with Dave Worrall, author of "The most famous Car in the World". 

Take a spin with us around  the amazing exhibition "Bond in Motion" - celebrating 50 years of Bond films with 50 vehichles at the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu, in The UK. 

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Having checked the submarine Lotus in Beaulieu later we go to Lotus in Norfolk where we drive the Lotus Esprit and meet head of PR, Alastair Florance who tells us about the Bond Effect (on car sales).

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Get the inside track about the next Bond movie, Skyfall from Stunt co-ordinator Gary Powell.

Where would you buy an authentic Bond Car and how much would it cost? We talk to Jerry Lee, Radio tycoon, and owner of the Goldfinger DB5 for 41 years. Also the mystery of the Bond car, stolen from an aircraft Hangar in Boca Raton


And for ultimate Bond Style we get the low-down from style guru Bronwyn Cosgrave who has co-curated a unique exhibition "Designing 007 - 50 years of Bond Style" in the Barbican. 

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