1982 DeLorean DMC-12

Lot: 140

Sold for (£): 16,650
Offered for sale is a 2.8L 1982 DeLorean DMC-12 manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 88 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Iconic eighties Gull-Wing unusually finished in black...


  • US, LHD car, finished in black over silver from new. Now all black
  • Imported by its one and only UK owner 4 years ago and improved over time
  • Showing just 33,000 miles, believed to be correct
  • Seats recovered. Headlining good and original carpets. No cracks in dash/trim.
  • Supplied with the original Bill of Sale, a number of invoices and a photograph album


Lot Details

Registration: URM 563X RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1982 Engine size: 2.8L
Make: DeLorean Odometer reading (miles): 33000
Model: DMC-12 MOT expiry: 2020-01-23
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SCEDT26T5CD010855

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 88 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Upper body was half resprayed by the dealer before 1st registration. Whole body later resprayed black by the owner. Photos of this are in an album.


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Seats recovered. Headlining good and original carpets. No cracks in dash/trim.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Good gearbox. Synchromesh all good. No noises.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


No rust (epoxy coated chassis at manufacture), new MoT. New rear tyres. All calipers overhauled last year.


Minor: Major:


Drivers electric window slow. Original seized electric aerial removed.

Vehicle History


Many receipts for parts.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history