Buying or Selling a 1981 Delorean DMC-12?


1981 Delorean DMC-12
1981 Delorean DMC-12

Made from 1981 to 1983, the Delorean DMC-12 was the only model produced by the company, before they went bankrupt in 1982. The most distinguishable features of the model were the unpainted stainless steel body and the gull-wing doors. The Delorean DMC-12 body was penned by Giorgetto Giugiaro of ItalDesign and featured a refined and modern look. The fiberglass monocoque underbody had the stainless steel body panels fixed to it. Handling was said to be a definite plus of the model, with the four-wheel independent suspension system using double wishbones. A rear-mounted, fuel-injected, V6, 2.85-liter engine powered the car and was provided by Peugeot-Renault-Volvo. The 0-to-60 mph acceleration took was about 10 seconds with a power output of 130 hp.


1981 Delorean DMC-12 Seller’s Guide

The Delorean DMC-12 was introduced in 1976, but the car only entered production in 1981. Approximately 9,000 units were made during the production run, but a much smaller number is now still available on the market. If you own an example and want to sell it, the Alex Manos team is a good place to start. Based in Los Angeles, their showroom features classics of all makes, models and condition and the representatives are regularly adding new models to the collection. Don’t hesitate to stop by anytime or call the team to ask for a quote on your 1981 Delorean DMC-12 models. In addition to buying classics at fair values, the team is also known for sharing great tips and advice that help classic car sellers make the best possible transaction. One recommendation for selling a 1981 Delorean DMC-12 is to present the car to potential buyers in a nice environment with good roads for test-drives and a place to discuss and look at the documentation.



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The Alex Manos team looks forward to speaking with you soon and to helping you sell your 1981 Delorean DMC-12 for a good price, in a hassle-free environment. Connect with the specialists today to get started on your project and let them handle everything, including paperwork and transportation.