The Cars of Bond, James Bond

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
1974 AMC Hornet X Hatchback
As evidence that not all Bond cars are cool and sexy, Britain’s sexiest secret agent (Roger Moore) steals this 1974 AMC Hornet X Hatchback from a showroom in Bangkok, Thailand, to chase down arch villain Scaramanga (Christopher Lee) in “The Man With the Golden Gun.” Although the chase is not the most exciting Bond escapade — Scaramanga is driving an equally dull AMC Matador — the sequence features one stunt that puts this scene, and arguably the entire movie, on the map. Needing to cross a river via a damaged bridge, Bond guns the AMC and performs a perfect barrel roll as the Hornet blasts over the water.

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