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  1. 1. DELOREAN MOTOR COMPANYNOT FOR RELEASE UNTIL 1900 CDT, OCTOBER 14, 2011------------------------------------------------------------------------------Friday, October 14, 2011DeLorean Motor Company and Epic Electric Vehicles Unveil Electric Version ofIconic DeLorean AutomobileHouston, Texas & Vista, California – DeLorean Motor Company, Inc. (DeLorean) and Epic ElectricVehicles (Epic EV) today unveiled a development version of an electric powered DeLorean automo-bile at the International DeLorean Owners Event in Houston, Texas. DeLorean plans to market theDMCEV in the United States in 2013, and will further develop prototypes combining the existingDeLorean automobile with the Epic EV electric powertrain. Together, Epic EV and DeLorean plan toproduce a number of prototypes utilizing the Epic EV powertrain for evaluation this and next year.Since its debut in 1981 DeLorean has earned its place in pop-culture iconography. The sport cars’easily recognizable gull-wing doors, stainless steel body, and rear mounted engine has appeared inmovies, video games, and television shows, though may be best known for its role as the unlikely timemachine featured in the Back to the Future trilogy. The DeLorean Motor Company (DMC), based inHumble, TX, USA, acquired the original company’s name in 1995 and now owns the largest remain-ing original parts stock from the factory, US stock and original suppliers. In addition to servicing,restoring and selling DeLorean automobiles, parts, accessories and merchandise to customers aroundthe world, DMC also assembles cars to order, featuring parts or designs from the original DeLoreanautomobile, with modern engine and suspension technology. A variety of DeLorean products have beendeveloped through licensing relationships with manufacturers in footwear, apparel, toys, collectibles,gaming and other product categories.Epic EV designs and manufactures electric vehicles who’s products - on land and water - make reli-able, high performance electric vehicles accessible. Founder, Chris Anthony, brought together a smallteam for one purpose: get fast and fun vehicles to market. The Epic EV design shop is just inland fromthe sunny North County coastline in Vista, CA and their factory, affectionately called “Epic South” islocated on an expansive plot of land in Vivian, Louisiana.For additional information, contact:James Espey Eric WilifordDeLorean Motor Company Epic EV15023 Eddie Drive, Humble, Texas 77396 2755 Dos Aarons Way, Vista, CA 92081281/441-2537, Ext 103 760/542-6060http://www.delorean.com http://www.evepic.com