DeLorean Technical Specifications

Engine    
  Type Light-alloy 90deg V6, with overhead camshafts.
  Displacement 2.85 liters (174 cubic inches)
  Bore & stroke 91x73mm
  Compression 8.8:1
  Block type Light-alloy with cast iron cyl. liners
  Cyl. heads Light-alloy, cross-flow, hemi-chambers
  Cooling Water/Ethylene Glycol, radiator forward
with twin thermostatically controlled fans
  Fuel system C.I.S. Fuel-injection, Bosch K-Jetronic
  Ignition Breakerless, electronic/Bosch
  Emission Lambda Sond/catalytic, unleaded fuel
Drivetrain    
  Engine location Rear-mounted
  Transmission 5 speed, fully synchronized or 3 speed auto
  Final drive Trans-axle/dbl. univ. half-shafts, ratio
3.44:1
Body    
  Construction Structural-composite single piece underbody
with corrosion free outer body panels; 304
stainless steel.
Chassis    
  Construction Corrosion protected steel backbone frame
with fore and aft wishbones, supporting cross
members and 4-wheel independent suspension;
controlled impact crush.
Suspension    
  Front Compliant, unequal length wishbones and coil
boxed spring, telescopic shock absorbers and
anti-roll bar.
  Rear Compliant, diagonal trailing radius arms with
upper and lower links, coil spring with
telescopic shock absorbers.
Steering    
  Type Rack and pinion
  Min. Turn 5.334 meters (17.5 feet)
  Turning circle 10.67 meters, curb to curb (35 feet)
  Wheel turns 2.65 (lock to lock)
Brakes    
  Type Power assisted discs, front and rear
  Disc diameter 254mm (10 inches) front, 267mm (10.5 inches) rear
  Parking brake Mechanical, self adjusting, acting on rear discs
Wheels/Tires    
  Wheels Cast light alloy, 357mm x 152mm (14 inches x 6 inches) front; 381mm x 203mm (15 inches x 8 inches) rear
  Tires Goodyear NCT steel belted radial
Dimensions & Capacities    
  Wheelbase 2408mm (94.8 inches)
  Track 1590mm (62.6 inches) front; 1588mm (62.5 inches) rear
  Length overall Length overall 4267mm (168.0 inches)
  Width overall Width overall 1988mm (78.3 inches)
  Height Height 1140mm (44.88 inches)
  Weight Weight 1233kg (2712 pounds) with full tank
  Fuel Capacity Fuel Capacity 51.6 liters (13.2 gallons)
  Luggage space Luggage space 396 liters (14 cubic feet)
Standard Features    
  Stainless steel body panels  
  Counter-balanced gull-wing doors  
  Leather seats and trim  
  Air conditioning  
  Multi-speaker, high output stereo system with cassette  
  Power windows  
  Tilt and telescopic steering wheel  
  Dual electric remote side mirrors  
  Full instrumentation  
  Central door locking system  
  Tinted glass  
  Body side moldings  
  Intermittent windshield wipers  
  Sylvania halogen headlamps  
  Engine/luggage compartment lights  
  Interior hood and engine compartment release  
  Electric rear window defogger