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  • 'Framing John DeLorean'

    Alec Baldwin will star in the dramatized documentary about John DeLorean, the famous automotive engineer who built a 1980s icon but was rocked by a drug scandal.

  • “Back to the Future” DeLorean time machine replica at Jay Leno's Garage
    “Back to the Future” creator brings DeLorean time machine to Jay Leno's Garage

    Everyone knows the DeLorean DMC-12 time machine from the “Back to the Future” movies, but we'd wager that most, including hardcore fans, won't know the story behind the car and how the creators originally planned for the time machine to be a...refrigerator. You'll learn all that and...

  • DeLorean DMC-12
    The tale behind the DeLorean DMC-12

    The DeLorean DMC-12 is a curious case in the automotive timeline. It was eye-catching and promised great things. But in the end, it failed miserably. Thanks to a new video from Donut Media, we now have the whole story surrounding what happened to arguably one of the most iconic cars in modern...

  • Concept art for DeLorean Aerospace DR-7 flying car
    Great Scott! A DeLorean flying car may actually happen

    The DeLorean DMC-12 is a cult classic and an icon, despite a short life for the car itself. Its appearance in "Back To The Future" cemented its legacy. Unlike the movie car, real DMC-12s couldn't fly despite its gullwing doors. Soon, a DeLorean could take to the sky. Paul DeLorean, the nephew of...

  • DeLorean DMC-12
    You can now pre-order a new DeLorean DMC-12

    You’ll soon be able to buy a new DeLorean DMC-12 that’s virtually identical to the original of the 1980s. There’s a company in Humble, Texas by the name of DeLorean Motor Company that plans to build the cars and expects to start deliveries in 2017. It recently started accepting...

  • DeLorean Ad
    Here's an ad for a new DeLorean... in 2016

    The Low Volume Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Act is truly a wonderful piece of legislation if you're a lover of all things automotive. It means that all of those kit, replica, and small batch companies have a nearly free path to create excellent motoring machines. It means a company like...

  • DeLorean DMC-12

    There’s a company out in Humble, Texas that for the past two decades has been restoring original DeLorean DMC-12s and offering parts for the stainless steel sports cars made famous by the Back to the Future trilogy. The company is DeLorean Motor Company, no relation to the original DeLorean Motor Company that went bankrupt in the early 1980s, and for years it has being trying to restart production of the DMC-12 but had consistently run into regulatory hurdles. ALSO SEE: FCA Confirms Product Delays For Alfa Romeo That all changed with the passing of the $305 billion highway bill late...

  • Rich Weissensel stands beside his custom DeLorean limo
    This Man’s DeLorean Delusions Are Simply Brilliant: Video

    A monster truck, a six-gullwing limo, a convertible, and, naturally a Back To The Future homage. These are Rich Weissensel’s crazy creations. They are awesome. WATCH: 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Faces Off Against Viper T/A, Ferrari 458 Italia: Video The Chicagoan has no explanation for his rather...

  • DeLorean Time Machine replica (Image via Serious Wheels)
    DeLorean time machine replica captured in photographic glory

    The DeLorean has become quite an icon in the automotive world. It has the gullwing doors, the stainless body panels, and, oh right, it was a star cast member in three "Back to the Future" films. There's a DeLorean fan base that is flung all over the globe, and seems to enjoy all manner of things...

  • DeLorean DMC-12 time machine from Back to the Future
    "Back to the Future" DeLorean time machine sells for $541K

    Almost every one of a certain age, and even some youngsters we’re betting, will remember and cherish the "Back to the Future" trilogy starring Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd. But perhaps it’s not so much the actors that people remember most but another star of the series, the...

  • John DeLorean
    Report: George Clooney Could Star As John Z. DeLorean In New Movie

    As of last summer, there were as many as three different versions of the life story of legendary automotive entrepeneur and engineer John Z. DeLorean. The front-runner for production is now tipped to have George Clooney on the line to play DeLorean's role. Running from DeLorean's time at General...

  • 2011 DeLorean Solstice mockup
    Report: DeLorean Motor Company Could Revive Pontiac's Solstice

    The latest word out of DeLorean Motor Company is that it could buy the Pontiac Solstice from General Motors to carry it on once Pontiac is gone.

  • A new DeLorean DMC-12 re-creation from the Texas-based successor

    Whether it's for the quirky but ultimately flawed stainless-steel DeLorean DMC-12, his legacy as the developer of the Pontiac GTO, or his role behind the scenes at Packard and General Motors, John DeLorean will be remembered as one of the 20th Century's most influential automotive personalities. And that legacy will soon be captured on film, thanks to a trio of competing projects. The front-runner is a movie by Time Studios and XYZ Films, announced Tuesday by The Daily Variety, reports AFP. It's the only one to get a pledge of cooperation from DeLorean's friends and family, making it the most...

  • DeLorean gullwing could make a comeback
    DeLorean gullwing could make a comeback

    Wanting to own a rear-engined gullwing DeLorean since his teenage years, 40-year old Danny Botkin finally got to live his dream when he eventually found a restored DeLorean modeled after the car made famous in the ‘Back to the Future’ movies. He has since moved to become the manager of...

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