Danny Botkin fell in love with the DeLorean,which was made famous by the blockbuster movie "Back to the Future" when he was a teenager in the early '80s.
Since then, the company that made the DeLoreans had gone bankrupt, and its owner was
convicted (he was acquitted) on a cocaine trafficking charge - which he purportedly did to keep on making the cars.
Now, Botkin is laying plans to bring the iconic car back into limited production. LA Times has the story: Link - Thanks kerozene!
Previously on Neatorama: Cars That Became Metaphors | Back to the Future in (Mod) Style | Back to the Future DeLorean Replica