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Work was also done for the James Bond film Goldfinger, 2 work for the aborted Steve McQueen F1 film ' Day of the Champion as well as pre-production work for McQueen's film Le Mans (film).
Completed in 2014, the car, fitted with a 240bhp Geoff Richardson FVA engine, made its Goodwood debut at the Festival of Speed that year and is admired wherever it appears.
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