Range Stormer: The Next Bond Car?
TheLandRoverChronicle.com is reporting that rumors are circling about the possibility of the 2005 Range Sport (aka: Range Stormer) being issued to James Bond by Q-branch in Bond 21.
This doesn’t mean James Bond won’t be driving the Aston Martin V8 Vantage in Bond 21 [CBn Report Feb 4th: Confirmed: Aston Martin V8 Vantage New Bond Car!]. As TheLandRoverChronicle.com is also saying that the Aston Martin will be used in and around London while the Range Stormer would be used in either South Africa or the Australian Outback. Although the location of Bond 21 has yet to be announced by EON or MGM.
The 2005 Range Stormer, the first ever concept from Land Rover, was unveiled at the 2004 Detroit Auto Show. The Range Stormer is a a low-slung four-seater that comes packed with a four-wheel-drive supercharged V-8 engine, six-speed transmission, and suspension settings (including normal, grass/gravel/snow, sand, deep ruts and rocks).