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

The Proposed DeLorean Sedan Is As Coke-Tastically '80s As You'd Imagine

John DeLorean had many great ideas for keeping his (soon to become troubled) company even before the first gullwinged DMC-12 sports car left the factory in 1981. One was a bus, the other a utility vehicle, but the most exciting of them all of course was the DMC-24 sedan, which resulted in a rolling prototype created… » 4/11/13 1:19pm 4/11/13 1:19pm

You Can Have The 1982 Delorean DMC-12 In Any Color As Long As It's…

Stainless steel finish. Volvo engine. Backbone chassis. Gullwing doors. Alleged money laundering. Manufacturing in Northern Ireland. » 12/21/12 6:00pm 12/21/12 6:00pm

Live the Dream Behind The Wheel Of A Delorean

With all of the myth that surrounds the Delorean DMC-12—from its ability to travel through time to its founder's questionable fundraising techniques—-it seems a little odd to see it advertised like any other car. » 7/01/12 4:00pm 7/01/12 4:00pm

Did The 1964 Pontiac GTO Lead To GM's Downfall?

Now before you all die from brain bubbles because one of the Greatest Symbols Of The American Way Of Life is a-gittin' blasphemed, take a deep breath and hear me out. Cool as the '64 Goat was, it poisoned GM. » 1/24/10 8:00pm 1/24/10 8:00pm

Time Machine Found In Junkyard By Hobo Seeking Great Scotch

Sometimes cars are beyond repair, and with a French-designed V6 , those times were sudden and often for the Delorean but why anyone would leave this stainless steel steed from another time in a junkyard is beyond us. » 6/16/09 3:30pm 6/16/09 3:30pm

DeLorean Biopic Coming To A Theater Near You

We've just found there's not one, but three different biopics in the works on the life of eccentric auto-mogul and accused drug smuggler, John Z. DeLorean. We're told at least one will reach theaters before 2015. » 6/15/09 4:40pm 6/15/09 4:40pm

GTO: Pontiac's Great One, by Darwin Holmstrom

When this monstrous volume showed up at Chez Murilee- and this is one freakin' huge slab-o-musclecar-porn, displacing 206 cubic inches- I figured I'd find nothing but pretty pictures within. Such was not the case. » 5/03/09 3:00pm 5/03/09 3:00pm

Who Is The Greatest Automotive CEO Of All Time?

When GM product Czar Bob Lutz called GM CEO Rick Wagoner the "best CEO I've ever worked for" we did a double-take. Lutz worked for some of the greats, which begs the question: who is the greatest? » 12/08/08 11:30am 12/08/08 11:30am

DeLorean Fleet Locks S-Foils Into Attack Position On Woodward Avenue

Byron Cancelmo of the DeLorean » 8/16/08 12:40pm 8/16/08 12:40pm Motor City car club showed off the first arrivals of about 12 expected Belfast-born sports cars on Woodward Avenue today. The club sometimes has as many as 20 cars show despite the fact they've grown primarily from word of mouth with no real organization. Additionally, James Espey from …

The De Lorean Car That Never Was: 1964 Pontiac Banshee For Sale


Back when John Z. De Lorean was coming up with cars like the GTO for the Pontiac Division, he also had this crazy idea for a "Mustang killer" that would be cheaper and lighter than a Corvette. Unfortunately, the Banshee was also faster than the Corvette, so the General's overlords- still pissed about the way John Z.… » 3/27/08 3:00pm 3/27/08 3:00pm

Travel Back to the Future With John De Lorean's Calendars

John "Coach" Z. De Lorean was nothing if not a flamboyant man in an age where the gray-flannel-clad company man was still the Detroit archetype. Excuse us, that's still the Detroit archetype. But the man who brought peace and prosperity to Northern Ireland with his DMC-12 project; a vision of an alternative Ulster so… » 9/28/06 8:00am 9/28/06 8:00am