The DeLorean DMC-12 (commonly referred to simply as the DeLorean as it was the only model ever produced by the company) is a sports car manufactured by John DeLorean’s DeLorean Motor Company for the American market from 1981–83. The car features gull-wing doors and an innovative fiberglass chassis and underbody structure, along with a brushed stainless steel body in 2007, about 6,500 DeLorean Motor cars were believed still to exist.
The DMC-12 features a number of unusual construction details, including gull-wing doors, unpainted stainless-steel body panels, and a rear-mounted engine.
The body design of the DMC-12 was a product of Giorgetto Giugiaro of Ital Design and is paneled in brushed SS304 stainless steel
The engine is a Peugeot-Renault-Volvo (PRV) 2.85 litre V6 which was designed and built under special contract with the DMC Company
The underbody and suspension of the DMC-12 were a four-wheel independent suspension, coil springs, and telescopic shock absorbers.
The front suspension used double wishbones, while the rear was a multi-link setup.
DeLorean’s comparison literature noted that the DMC-12 could achieve 0–60 miles per hour (0–97 km/h) in 8.8 seconds, when equipped with a manual transmission.
- AM - FM Cassette Tape Player
- Backup Lights
- Factory A/C
- Leather Bucket Seats
- Power Locks
- Power Mirrors
- Power Windows
- Rack & Pinion Steering
- Rear Window Defroster
- Tinted Glass
- Tinted Windshield