What car did James Bond drive?

Alfa Romeo GTV6

Alfa Romeo GTV6, 1981

  • Manufacturer: Alfa Romeo
  • Model: GTV6
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  • Years manufactured: 1980-1987
  • Type: coupe
  • Origin: Italy



In Octopussy, while in West Germany, James Bond commandeers an Alfa Romeo GTV6 from a woman while she is using a public phone booth


James Bond driving the commandeered Alfa Romeo GTV6 is chased by German police as he rushes to an American military base


James Bond reaches Feldstadt American airforce base and crashes the commandeered Alfa Romeo GTV6 into a circus vehicle


The closing part of Octopussy is set in West Germany, but most of the scenes were filmed on location in England; the Alfa Romeo GTV6 used in filming is a left-hand drive model with registration plate BT F 608. The origin of the Alfa Romeo GTV6 that was used in the making of Octopussy is unknown. It appears to be a standard first generation GTV6 (1980/81/82) with a V6 engine identified by the power bulge on the bonnet of the car.