July 28, 2015

1963 Aston Martin DB5 by Kyosho

1963 Aston Martin DB5.
British Sports Car Collection 2 by Kyosho, 2009.

 This beauty was produced from 1963 to 1965, at only 1023 copies.


 DB is for David Brown,
the English entrepreneur who took over the company in 1947,
and relaunched the brand.

 The design was made by the Italian coachbuilder


 The DB5 gained fame in 1964,
with a version full of gadgets in the series of James Bond movies.

 With a Ford Thames Trader Tanker - Cleveland Motor Spirit
by Vanguards.

And also with a 1952 Volkswagen Type 1 Split Window Beetle,
Club V-Dub Series 1 by GreenLight.

Size don't matter!
Comparative between a 1976 Cadillac Coupe DeVille by Auto World
& a 1955 BMW Isetta by Kyosho.