10 April 2019, Essen: The iconic Aston Martin DB5 has once again been awarded ‘Classic car of the 1960s’ at the MotorKlassik Awards. The DB5, made its first appearance in the third James Bond movie, Goldfinger (1964), has been voted by over 16,000 readers of the prestigious German automotive magazine MotorKlassik for the third year in a row.
The magazine’s award ceremony took place in Essen last night. Thomas Kiesele, Regional President of Aston Martin Europe collected the award on behalf of the luxury British marque and said: “This award shows the love for the heritage of Aston Martin and underlines its timeless design. We thank the readers of MotorKlassik for their votes and their appreciation for our brand.”