James Bond's Aston Martin Sells for $4.6 Million

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A 1964 Aston Martin used in two James Bond movies sold for $4.6 million at a London auction.

The car, complete with guns that poke out through the taillights and a license plate that rotates to display different numbers, was used in Goldfinger and Thunderball, CNNMoney reported.

It's not just a showpiece: the car has a 282-horsepower engine and a top speed of about 145 miles per hour.

The previous owner purchased it in 1969 for $12,000.
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