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From the Vaults: DeLorean DMC-12 Sales Video

From the Vaults: DeLorean DMC-12 Sales Video
While most of us associate the short-lived DeLorean DMC-12 with Back to the Future, there was a time when the DeLorean Motor Company thought the car would be a huge success with sports car enthusiasts. Here’s a look at how DMC pitched the car to its prospective dealers back in 1981, including its innovative design, construction and lofty safety and fuel economy ambitions.
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Gullwing VW Bus Pays Homage to Back to the Future’s DeLorean

Gullwing VW Bus Pays Homage to Back to the Future’s DeLorean
Two of the world’s most iconic vehicles are the classic VW Type 2 Bus, and the DeLorean DMC-12. So what would happen if you figured out a way to combine the two? You’d end up with this one-of-a-kind van.
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New DeLorean DMC-12 Reservation List Opens Up

New DeLorean DMC-12 Reservation List Opens Up
Of all the cars that were around when I was young, the one I wanted my dad to buy the most was the DeLorean, made eternal by Back to the Future. Sure it was impossible to get in and out of in a normal parking space thanks to those awesome gull wing doors, but the stainless steel beast was so cool.
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DeLorean Hot Tub Time Machine: Relax to the Future

DeLorean Hot Tub Time Machine: Relax to the Future
As a child of the ’80s, there are so many movies and TV shows that are just as vivid to me for the cars in them as for any other character. One of these films of Back to the Future.
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Stanford Builds Autonomous Drifting DeLorean: Hoon to the Future

Stanford Builds Autonomous Drifting DeLorean: Hoon to the Future
Stanford researchers wanted to build a vehicle that could be used to perform research on autonomous cars in extreme situations. The goal was to help figure out safety protocols for self-driving cars. To perform the research they didn’t turn to something boring like a Prius with water sprayed on the road.
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Racing DeLorean: The Race Car with Style

Racing DeLorean: The Race Car with Style
Doc Brown always said that he used a DeLorean as his time machine because he wanted to do it with style. I guess you can apply that same principal to building a race car. Sure, you could start with something like a Mustang, but why not do it with more panache, and use a DeLorean.
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Mrs. DeLorean’s Delorean DMC-12 for Sale

Mrs. DeLorean’s Delorean DMC-12 for Sale
My dad owned a car lot when I was a kid and he always had some cool car he drove. Mostly it was Corvettes, but he had the occasional ’60s Mustang or Datsun 280Z. The coolest car I ever saw was a DeLorean that someone in my hometown owned.
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DeLorean Motor Company Goes Back to the Past

DeLorean Motor Company Goes Back to the Past
By the time Marty McFly entered cinema immortality, the DeLorean factory had already passed on to the parts bin of history. But when it closed in 1982, the factory contained a treasure trove of spare parts, along with roughly 1700-1800 completed vehicles.
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Back to the Future Fast and Furious Mashup is Awesome

Back to the Future Fast and Furious Mashup is Awesome
Growing up, my dad always had cool cars. His daily driver was once a 1964.5 Mustang Convertible, then he had a slew of Corvettes and a sweet Datsun 280Z. The coolest car he ever wanted to buy was a DeLorean.
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Back to the Future DeLorean Available for Hire

Back to the Future DeLorean Available for Hire
Ollie Wilkey has always wanted to drive Doc Brown’s time traveling DeLorean from Back to the Future and he’s now the proud owner of what may be the most screen-accurate DeLorean time machine in Britain. The Time Machine was built in Florida by an ex-NASA engineer who specializes in creating versions of the Doc’s time traveling wonder.
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DeLorean DMC-12: Blast from the Past

DeLorean DMC-12: Blast from the Past
While the DeLorean DMC-12 may be best known for its role in the Back to the Future movies, there’s much more to know about this car from the early 1980s. The guys at XCAR Films recently spent some quality time with an unmodified original DMC-12, and share a brief history of this never-to-be-repeated car.
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Sam Pack to Sell off 130 Classic Cars

Sam Pack to Sell off 130 Classic Cars
Businessman Sam Pack has a massive collection of amazing classic cars. But Pack has decided it’s time to “downsize” his immense collection of museum quality vehicles, and is selling 130 of the cars at auction. The collection includes such special cars as a 1969 Shelby Mustang GT500 Convertible, a 1955 Ford Thunderbird, a 1981 DeLorean DMC-12, a 2006 Ford GT and a 1931 Chrysler CG Imperial Roadster.
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Concepts from Future Past: 1972 Alfa Romeo Caimano

Concepts from Future Past: 1972 Alfa Romeo Caimano
The Alfa Romeo Caimano concept was first seen at the Turin Motor Show in 1971. Designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro of ItalDesign, the concept car is a wonderful example of 1970s Italian automobile design. With a prominent, domed windshield the visibility for the driver must have been incredible.
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Regular Car Reviews: DeLorean DMC-12

Regular Car Reviews: DeLorean DMC-12
The consistently amusing Regular Car Reviews got their hands on the iconic stainless steel DeLorean DMC-12 – devoid of any attempt to convert it into one from Back to the Future by adding silly lights and switches that do nothing.
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