After years of teasing, DeLorean Motor Company announced on Monday that it will unveil an all-electric vehicle on August 18, promising to share its official name at the same time. Details about the concept car are few and far between, but what the automaker has shared is that it worked with Italdesign, known for its collaborative work with Volkswagen, to design the upcoming vehicle. . Review from DeLorean’s websitethe car will feature the iconic gullwing doors of the DMC-12.
To be clear, the company that makes the DeLorean EV is not the same company that makes the DMC-12. The DeLorean Motor Company of Texas is known for restoring classic DeLorean cars, billing itself as the largest source of parts for the defunct brand that created the original vehicle. We will also note that it is talking about electrification since 2011 when they said they were working on an all-electric DeLorean with a 100-mile range.
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