DeLorean People

Here’s a list of people associated with the original DeLorean businesses, as referenced in books and publications about the DeLorean.

Sol Shenk with last DeLorean | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Sol A. Shenk


Sol, a Russian immigrant to the United States, started a business in 1967 selling closeout and overstock car parts. The business, Consolidated Stores, took off when Sol switched to household goods. They renamed Consolidated Stores to be Big Lots (which was formerly called ‘Odd Lots’ across the country.) In the lat 1990s, Big Lots bought […]



The last gullwing door built in Ireland | DeLoreanDirectory.com

B. Atkinson


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



The last gullwing door built in Ireland | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Brian Boyle


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



The last gullwing door built in Ireland | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Phil Gough


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



Tom Kimmerly


DMC corporate attorney



Nick Sutton's DMCL ID | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Nick Sutton




The last gullwing door built in Ireland | DeLoreanDirectory.com

R. J. Cowden


Helped build the last gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



Barrie Wills | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Barrie Wills


The last employee of the DeLorean Motor Company, Ltd., Barrie Wills, joins DeLorean Talk to share his experiences with DMCL, his 50 years in the auto industry, his time with John Z. DeLorean, and a little known fact about the Dunmurry Motor Company.



John DeLorean at NJ mansion | DeLoreanDirectory.com

John DeLorean’s New Jersey mansion


John DeLorean’s New Jersey estate, on Lamington Road in Bedminster Township, NJ, was originally called Lamington Farm. It was DeLorean’s home away from New York and California. He owned the property from 1981 to 2000, when he had to turn it over to cover expenses from the sham drug trial. In 2002, Donald Trump bought […]



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Howard Weitzman, Litigator


Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert USC School of Law John DeLorean’s attorney “Defending John DeLorean in the biggest case in the world 30 years ago.”



The last gullwing door built in Ireland | DeLoreanDirectory.com

K. Ferris


Helped build the last right-hand gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



Bill Collins | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Bill Collins


Bill Collins (William Collins Jr.) was the head of Product Development at DMC. His official title was “.” ASSISTANT CHIEF ENGINEER AT PONTIAC, VP OF ENGINEERING AT DELOREAN MOTOR COMPANY, FOUNDER OF VIXEN MOTOR COMPANY-PART I: THE PONTIAC YEARS FROM GM B-BODIES TO MOTORHOMES, WITH DELOREANS IN BETWEEN–PART II



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Hutch Barrett


Helped build the last gullwing door to be built at DMC in Northern Ireland.



Chuck Bennington | DeLoreanDirectory.com

Chuck Bennington