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Persuaders! Aston Martin sells for 'record' £533k

British actor Roger Moore's signature Aston Martin from the hit 1970s action adventure series The Persuaders! has been sold at auction for a world record £533,000.

Famed 1970 Aston Martin DBS which starred in the hit British television series 'The Persuaders!' Credit: Bonhams/PA Wire

The 1970 Bahama Yellow DBS, which Moore's playboy character Lord Brett Sinclair drove on his adventures around Europe, was snapped up at Bonhams annual auction at the Aston Martin Works.

The sports car, specially modified for the series, was the star of the afternoon in Newport Pagnell in Buckinghamshire, fetching a world record for a DBS sold at auction, according to Bonhams.