Ford will become the next vehicle to take advantage of the glamour associated with the James Bond name when the latest addition to the movie franchise is released in October.
Moviegoers will not be confronted with a rival to Bond's famous Aston Martin, but instead will be able to feast their eyes on the latest Ford Ka in the 'Quantum of Solace'. Iconic cars have been a big part of the success of bond films throughout the years
"Ford's cheeky new small car will make its screen debut alongside the film's beautiful but feisty leading lady, Olga Kurylenko," the car maker said.
The redesigned Ka will sport unique metallic gold paint, exterior graphics and interior trim, created specially for the role.
Ford's European Design team, together with the movie's Oscar-winning production designer, Dennis Gassner, came up with the design, which follows the debut appearance of the latest Ford Mondeo in the 2006 blockbuster 'Casino Royale'.
Ford has also 'placed' Aston Martin and Jaguar models in earlier Bond films, after displacing BMW's 7-series and Z4, in a much-acclaimed return to James Bond's 1960s brand of choice - the iconic DB4 was driven by the hero in the early movies.
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