Who better than the prince of wales to test the first Aston Martin built in Wales for over fifty years? Person. It is therefore to Prince William that the brand lent an Aston Martin DBX707 to a trial weekend top secret. The heir to the British throne took advantage of this opportunity to grant itself with his wifeKate Middleton, a romantic trip.
The Sun reports that the couple would have traveled the roads of the county of Norfolk at the wheel of the fastest SUV in the world. Worth 189,000 pounds sterling (about 213,000 euros), the Aston Martin DBX707 driven by Prince William is produced in St Athan factory, built four years earlier in the south of the country and which created nearly 1,000 jobs. Our British colleagues specify that this is the first model built on Welsh soil for more than fifty years.
Prince William, the ideal candidate to embody James Bond?
However, this is not the first time that William has taken his dear and tender for a trip at the wheel of an Aston Martin: the couple had just left Buckingham Palace in a vintage vehicle of the brand at his wedding in 2011. Two is always less than four like the four Aston Martin models driven by James Bond during the franchise. But according to the statements of the producers of the said franchise, the Prince of Wales would be precisely “the perfect candidate” to resume the role of agent 007.
“Unfortunately he is busy”thus joked Barbara Broccoli and Michael Wilson after their meeting with the eldest son of King Charles III last June. The latter has nevertheless honored his reputation in an impeccable black velvet suit during the premiere of No Time to Diethe latest opus worn by Daniel Craigat the Royal Albert Hall in London in September 2021. And, by his side, the princess of walesdressed inan impressive golden evening dresslooked like a James Bond girl.
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