The DeLorean Is More Than Just The Back To The Future Car

Midnight. Los Angeles. An impossibly low and wide silver machine glides through the empty streets, the city lights reflecting off its stainless steel body as it looks less like a relic of the 1980s and more like an artifact from a future that never happened. » 3/04/15 3:20pm 3/04/15 3:20pm

Six Things John Z. DeLorean Did That Have Nothing To Do With That Car

Yesterday was John DeLorean's birthday. The man was a motoring icon for many reasons, though there's really only two things about him that anyone thinks of: cocaine and a certain time machine. I don't want to bring up the DMC-12 at all. Crap. I mean, not again. Let's focus on six other things DeLorean did. » 1/07/15 10:00am 1/07/15 10:00am

This Badass DeLorean Monster Truck Doesn't Need Roads Either

I've always had a sneaking suspicion that my life was incomplete, but I was never sure why until tonight. It's because I don't own a badass lifted DeLorean monster truck like Rich Weissensel does. » 12/10/14 9:39am 12/10/14 9:39am

Get Inside This Awesomely Quirky Delorean DMC-12

This morning I gained intimate, carnal knowledge of a rare and majestic beast. Its name... DELOREAN. Here's the raw, uncensored up-close documentation of my experience. » 11/26/14 5:34pm 11/26/14 5:34pm

Proof A DeLorean DMC-12 Is A Great Car To Drive On A Ski Trip

You knew a DeLorean was pretty much the best car you use for time travel, but did you realize the cars could be ordered with an OEM ski rack? This one looks pretty much perfect with a pair of Volant stainless steel skis strapped across the rear louvers. » 11/18/14 9:55am 11/18/14 9:55am

The DeLorean Is A Bucket List Car That Everyone Should Drive

You all know it was a pile of crap for numerous reasons but that doesn't matter because shiny gullwing movie car, and also that Matt Farah owns possibly the best example in the world. Yet the DMC-12 is always worth a revisit. » 10/20/14 2:30pm 10/20/14 2:30pm

How To Make The DeLorean DMC-12 Drive As Good As It Looks

The guys at Regular Car Reviews think the DeLorean DMC-12 is a bit like Marilyn Monroe – everyone remembers and adores the Marilyn persona, but not nearly enough credit is given to Norma Jean. » 7/07/14 10:07am 7/07/14 10:07am

Super Mom Takes DeLorean-Crazed Son From Russia To Ohio Just To See Cars

Your son loves DeLoreans. You, his mom, knows this. The world's best DeLorean show is in Ohio. Problem: You live in Russia. What do you do? You go to Ohio, introduce your son to Doc Brown, and reinforce your title as Russia's best mom. » 6/26/14 3:00pm 6/26/14 3:00pm

What It's Really Like To Drive A DeLorean

"It's like making out with a high school girlfriend and going for second base, only to suddenly realize — she isn't stopping you this time. Why isn't she stopping me? She always stops me." » 2/10/14 10:00am 2/10/14 10:00am

DeLorean's Next Radical Idea Was This Never-Before-Seen Engine

The DeLorean name is one of the most famous — and infamous — in the automotive world. DeLorean is so associated with his movie star car and his trial for cocaine trafficking that it's easy to forget what a remarkable engineer he was. Until you see something like these long-hidden sketches. Then it all makes sense. » 12/16/13 12:29pm 12/16/13 12:29pm

This is What It's Like to Bring Your Dream Car Home

It has been 27 years and a week since I first saw a Delorean. On my 31st birthday, I decided it was time I bought one. A week after my 32nd birthday, I finally got to take her home. I know, Deloreans aren't fast. I know, Deloreans had sketchy build quality, the result of being built in Northern Ireland. I know, most… » 12/10/13 1:12pm 12/10/13 1:12pm

John DeLorean's Daughter Is Really, Really Pissed At The Goldbergs

While the DeLorean Motor Company made one of the most beautiful cars of all time, with its DMC-12, the company itself was a bit more troubled. And for mentioning those troubles on air, ABC's new sitcom The Goldbergs has incurred the wrath of founder John DeLorean's daughter, Kathryn. » 11/23/13 3:37pm 11/23/13 3:37pm

What The Hell Made This DeLorean Melt To The Ground?

It's always tragic when we have to report on one of our favorite cars burning to the ground, but this DeLorean fire is the saddest one I've seen in a good while. What the hell happened here? » 9/23/13 12:31pm 9/23/13 12:31pm

Could The Fisker Karma Be Our Generation's DeLorean?

Ever since this weird Men's Wearhouse ad aired during the season premiere of "Breaking Bad," I haven't been able to get it out of my head. Not because of the bad '80s suit, but because of the car meant to reprsent the "millennial" generation. » 9/19/13 2:30am 9/19/13 2:30am

Did Ronald Reagan And Margaret Thatcher Conspire To Kill The DeLorean?

The DeLorean DMC-12, despite its "Back To The Future" buzz and scintillating stainless steel skin, never became the success some thought it destined for and the last to save it was mysteriously interrupted. Did the Reagan White House guide the British government to let the company die so it could entrap its creator… » 9/03/13 2:06pm 9/03/13 2:06pm

Video: I Bought a Barn-Find Delorean

In 1985, when I was 4, my father brought home my first-ever car magazine. It was an issue of Car and Driver, and I must have "read" it cover-to-cover at least 100 times in the first week I had it. But I always spent more time on one page than any other: it was the page that had a full spread featuring a shiny,… » 7/23/13 9:29am 7/23/13 9:29am

The abandoned DeLorean in the woods

Somewhere, deep in a thick wood in North California, lies this DeLorean. The car was found in 2009 and these photos were posted on a Fiero forum.

The DeLorean is in reasonable condition, and could be saved, but it lies on private property - surrounded by trees. The person who took the photos had to scramble through… » 5/07/13 12:40pm 5/07/13 12:40pm

Meet The Dudebro Who Wants A DeLorean Because He Knows Tim Tebow

Supposedly, you can't get something for nothing. But what if you wanted that something really badly? What if you offered access to "hot bitches" to get it? What if you kissed unbelievable amounts of ass in your quest? And most importantly, what if you knew Tim Tebow in high school? » 5/02/13 3:14pm 5/02/13 3:14pm

Guy Photographing DeLorean Photographing Truck Fire Meet Via Reddit

This is one of those strange infinite regression things. Well, infinite if infinite equals two. A guy driving on the 55 freeway outside of Chicago took a picture of a DeLorean driving in front of a truck fire. The guy in the DeLorean, at that same moment, was taking a picture of the same truck fire. They found each… » 4/23/13 4:34pm 4/23/13 4:34pm