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De Lorean vehicle specifications

ENGINE
Type: light-alloy 90 V6 with overhead camshafts Displacement:2.85 liters
(174 cu. in)
Bore and Stroke: 91 x 73mm
Compression ratio: 8.8:1
Block: light-alloy with cast iron cylinder heads
Heads: light alloy, cross flow hemi-chambers
Cooling System: water/ethylene glycol
Fuel System: CIS Bosh K-Jetronic mechanical fuel injection
Emission control: Lambda Sound catalytic, unleaded fuel

DRIVE TRAIN
E
ngine location: rear mounted
Transmission: 5-speed fully synchronized or 3-speed automatic
Final Drive: transaxle/double universal half-shafts, ratio 3.44:1

BODY AND CHASSIS
Underbody: composite structure
Outer panels: brushed stainless steel, grade
304
Construction: corrosion protected steel
backbone frame supporting cross members
and 4-wheel independent suspension

SUSPENSION
Front: unequal length upper and lower con-
trol arms, coil springs, telescopic shocks and stabilizer bar
Rear: Diagonal trailing radius arms with upper
and lower links, coil springs with telescopic
shocks

STEERING
Type: rack and pinion
Turn radius: 17.5 feet
Turn circle: 35 feet
Wheel turns, lock to lock: 2.65

BRAKES
Type: Power assisted discs, front and rear
Disc diameter:254mm (10") front, 267mm 
(10.5") rear

Parking brake: mechanical, self adjusting,
rear brake

WHEELS/TIRES
Wheels: cast alloy, 357 x 152mm
(14 x 6") front; 381 x 203mm (15 x 18")
rear
Tires: steel belted radial, Goodyear NCT

DIMENSIONS & CAPACITIES
Wheelbase: 2804mm (94.8")
Track:1590mm (62.6") front, 1588mm (62.5")
rear
Length overall: 4267mm (168")
Width overall: 1988mm (78.3")
Height: 1144mm (44.88")
Weight (full tank): 1233kg (2712 lbs)
Fuel capacity: 51.6 liters, 13.2 gal
Luggage capacity: 396 liters (14 cu.' )

ADDITIONAL STANDARD
FEATURES
Stainless steel body panels
Counterbalanced gull-wing doors
Body side molding
Tinted windows

Intermittent windshield wipers
Halogen headlamps
Engine/luggage compartment lights
Interior hood and engine compartment release

ADDITIONAL STANDARD
EQUIPMENT
Air conditioning
AM/FM stereo radio w/ cassette
Power windows
Central locking system
Tilt and telescopic steering column
Dual electronic remote side mirrors
Cast light-alloy wheels
Electronic rear window defogger
Electronic tachometer
Locking gas cap

Specifications & equipment based on the available
information at time of printing are subject to change
without notice.

DeLorean Motor Company
2055 Southeast Main St.
Irvine, California 92714

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