Interesting facts about the DeLorean car from the movie "Back to the Future"
• Interesting facts about the car DeLorean from "Back to the Future"
Cars that have become famous thanks to the movie in the world a lot. The brightest representative of acquiring such fame is, of course, the famous DeLorean DMC-12, manufactured for only two years, and had time with the "light" in the movie "Back to the Future." As a rule, this machine produces a lasting impression even on those who are actually quite apathetic relates to vehicles of any kind. This is not surprising. Because so many "original" and "interesting" is unlikely to find at least one more car. Let's look at the DMC-12 closer.
The first thing when you look at the DeLorean DMC-12 will be evident though a little considerate person - is that at the vehicle front wheel is much smaller rear. Use the front "spare tire" for the rear wheels - is impossible. It works (by itself) in both directions. Next remarkable thing - is the location of the fuel tank cap. If you do not know right where it is, you can spend a lot of time searching. A tank is in the trunk, which in turn can be found in front of the car under the hood.
It is also interesting that the DeLorean DMC-12 was one of the few cars that produced unpainted. That's because the body "car of the future" just polished to a shine. Of course, you can always paint the car himself, but ordered DeLorean favorite color at the factory was not possible.
Interesting fact: bumper DMC-12 made of soft polyurethane. Thus, the punches at speeds up to 8 km / h they were generally not intimidating.
The doors in the car and do the work of art. And it's not just the fact that they belong to the class of "gull". The doors DeLorean lot of interesting things: the handle at the knee, numerous lights along the perimeter, to the contour of the door was visible in the dark. The most interesting thing in it - is to have a special notch on the head. It was made for tall drivers do not hit when you close the machine.
An interesting fact: the door of the machine is very complex from a technical point of view. Because of the installation it one of the deflectors conditioner, open the window to the end is impossible. We decided to issue a glass dividing by two. Each has its own electric drive. Salon DeLorean DMC-12 is a Class "luxury". At the time, the car was only available leather trim. To name a spacious interior will hardly, however, when you find yourself in, you realize that the place is much more than it seemed at first. However, the parking brake is in a very unusual place - it between the door and the driver's seat on the left side.
Unfortunately, the build quality of the car in 1982 left much to be desired. Numerous complications have led to the fact that the DMC-12 was very expensive. Instead of the planned 12 thousand dollars per unit, the machine dispensed in all 25 thousand. All this put a cross for three years on interesting projects.