DeLorean Motor Car’s City Bus

The other day somebody made a time machine joke on the bus. I tweeted about it; Erik Griwold tweeted “Too bad DeLorean did not make buses.

But guess what?

Delorean Motor city bus

According to Autoblog, this brochure for the DMC-80 city bus advertises DeLorean’s abortive attempt to break into what they saw as a lucrative market. DeLorean planned to manufacture the buses in the United States using a low floor, wide door design licensed from Fahrzeugwerkst├Ątten Falkenried GmbH (FFG) in Hamburg, Germany.

So there you go. Read more at Autoblog: DeLorean’s stillborn 40-foot bus.

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