Get ready to boat like Bond.
recently released more details about the it's producing in collaboration with and that will be completed in September—just in time for the release of the next Bond film, (which will an Aston Martin DB10)
The AM37 and AM37S (top speed: 60 knots) will be the first powerboats to carry the Aston Martin name and feature its characteristic "beauty, power, and soul," according to press materials.
An electronically operated sliding deck (below), consisting of three carbon panels, allows owners to completely cover the cockpit of the boat at the end of their day out on the water
In a move that would make Q proud, the boat's air conditioning, refrigerator, and espresso machine can be started remotely from any location so that the coffee is ready when you arrive at the dock. The navigation and entertainment systems can be controlled by voice, naturally.
In other Bond news, the reported yesterday that 007 film producer Harry Saltzman's daughter Merry secured the rights to—and will executive produce—a musical production of the series that's set to open in late 2017 or early 2018 in Las Vegas or New York.
The show, whose working title is James Bond: The Musical, will feature a new storyline and a new Bond girl, with a score and lyrics by Jay Henry Weisz.
Broadway awaits, Mr. Bond.