Seen in Rome. Literally the only sports car I’ve seen so far in the city.
A new televised spot for the upcoming Bond film, SPECTRE, came unannounced and seemingly out of nowhere during the NBA Finals last night because the people needed something to be excited about, I guess.
If you are like me, you can never have too much of a good thing - especially when you consider high quality photos of bespoke Aston Martin and Jaguar supercars and videos of their throaty exhausts racing through the streets of Rome a good thing.
On set of the next James Bond film, Spectre, in Rome, Italy. The production has been filming a (well documented on Jalopnik) car chase through the streets of the city featuring the Aston Martin DB10 and Jaguar CX-75. You can read more on the scenes and cars here by using the arrows to navigate:
Nobody likes being tailgated while motoring. Especially somebody like James Bond, who is trained to be hyper conscious of his surroundings, who sees everything and everybody as a potential threat, and who is maybe even a little trigger happy sometimes. Don't tailgate James Bond. Especially if you're in a Jaguar C-X75…
My fellow Oppostles, I must send you to Rome, Italy, via Google Street View. Call it a hunch, but I think you all will appreciate this greatly.
The old Ancient Roman ruins of the Colosseum is being cleaned up right now, cleansing the thousand years old building from the grime cause by car pollution. And it looks like more efforts to preserve the Colosseum will result in making the area a car-free zone.
I've just returned from a short trip to Rome and found the car culture and the way they treat cars and driving fascinating.
Most Rome roads are cobbled and are mercifully free from roadworks, which London seems to perpetually suffer from. Rome's roads are also free from cameras, hatched junctions, yellow lines, red…