The Future Is Back: Jalopnik Tours New DeLorean HQ

Owners of the ultimate geek car, the DeLorean, are no strangers to modifying their McFly rides, including hovercraft and electric conversions of the iconic silver-skinned sports car. Now, thanks to the new DeLorean Motor Company, buyers of new DeLoreans and owners of the classic ones can outfit them with everything… » 7/07/08 12:30pm 7/07/08 12:30pm

The Future Is Back: Jalopnik Drives The DeLorean DMC-12

The first time I saw the gullwing doors on a DeLorean DMC-12 open, in Back To The Future, it was abundantly clear something important was happening. Something cool. Then I learned that it had a chassis engineered by Colin Chapman and a body designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro. Then I read about the cocaine and the stunning… » 7/07/08 12:00pm 7/07/08 12:00pm

NY Times Profiles Vagina-Equipped DeLorean Owner

Cue the sirens! This just in! There are female DeLorean owners out there and now there is officially proof because The New York Times decided to profile one Lauren J. Reilly, the owner of a completely stock 1981 DeLorean DMC-12. The 31-year-old advertising firm producer lives in Midtown Manhattan and milks the car for… » 4/07/08 4:15pm 4/07/08 4:15pm