10 Things You Didn’t Know About The DeLorean DMC-12

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In 1981, John DeLorean needed to find $27 million to keep his company afloat and he attempted to raise most money in a truly 80s fashion – with a $25 million cocaine deal, which he agreed to do as the FBI were taping him. DeLorean claimed entrapment, which his Lawyer proved in court, and also claimed that it was a vendetta from his old bosses at GM.