The 1981 DeLorean was way ahead of its time in design and audacity. Take a look back at the original DMC-12 to go past the Back to the Future hype and see why this car left such a huge impression.
0:00 The Allure of a DeLorean 0:38 John De Lorean influenced many car designs before the DMC-12 1:16 DeLorean DMC-12 styling 1:42 Why a DeLorean stood out in a crowd 2:49 In 1981 Datsun z, Corvette, Camaro, Mustang, Firebird, Lotus cars were everywhere 3:31 What happened to DeLorean, high price tag, inflation, bad build quality 5:38 The fall of DeLorean 6:23 Back to the Future made DeLorean a cultural icon and cemented it in history
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