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    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM

Well technically at this point I merely have the receipt for one. Bought one to display one of the DMCL uniforms, with an eye to seeing if that worked out maybe could display two next year / some tool...
Matt Clark DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 30 2,440 11 Nov 2023, 09:11
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM

I've been chasing my supposedly delivered mannequin all week with DPD and have finally had to give up - maybe next year I've given Will some decent footage for the TV display at least - I think those...
Matt Clark DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 30 2,440 09 Nov 2023, 21:32
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 Help ...

I've got a decent folding trestle table it could sit on (as well as a spare mac mini) but that would require power which is probably the bigger issue?
Matt Clark DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 30 2,440 17 Sep 2023, 17:57
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 & AGM
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2023 11-13 Nov 2023 Help ...

I'm happy to do a day helping out on the stand, probably can't do Friday. I can cover the cost of renting a couple of mannequins for the DMCL uniforms as long as they're able to be corded off / kept a...
Matt Clark DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 30 2,440 15 Sep 2023, 09:37
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2022, 2022 AGM Notification.
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2022, 2022 AGM Notificati...

The IKEA ones were sort of a worst case option as they are cheap - and lockable with a bit of modifying - but not really designed to be taken apart or moved around. I don't really know what the option...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 46 10,692 18 Nov 2022, 19:48
    Thread: Looking for Pleated / Grooved hood
Post: Looking for Pleated / Grooved hood

Hi all Aware that I might as well put an ad out for rocking horse poop but I am in the market for a pleated hood (no flap) to make 4267 right again. Have spoken to Ed who doesn't have any. Moderatel...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 722 21 Oct 2022, 14:04
    Thread: Barn find in Practical Classics mag
Post: RE: Barn find in Practical Classics mag

Everyone has a pleated hood except me!
Matt Clark Off topic talk, general chat etc 6 1,359 07 Oct 2022, 17:34
    Thread: DeLoreans in Donegal
Post: RE: DeLoreans in Donegal

No problem, go for it If you go to this link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/frinky/alb...0301140870 And then click this icon underneath the pictures it will let you download it in the highest res ...
Matt Clark Ireland 9 1,726 14 Aug 2022, 01:34
    Thread: DeLoreans in Donegal
Post: RE: DeLoreans in Donegal

Hi Mike, Apologies for the slow reply, have only just been shown this post. I remember seeing you! We were only in Donegal for sat night/sun morning and then all went our separate ways. It was a grea...
Matt Clark Ireland 9 1,726 12 Aug 2022, 11:51
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

(21 Jul 2022, 18:36)Chris Williams Wrote: with a huge amount spent on it And yet [Image: https://i.imgur.com/xIkmeq8.png]
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 21 Jul 2022, 19:33
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2022, 2022 AGM Notification.
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2022

(20 Jul 2022, 11:00)Chris P Wrote: I understand a club member has a few... :D As Chris suggested, I have a few sets that were cast off an original set taken off of 1697. I had planned to release t...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 46 10,692 20 Jul 2022, 18:16
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2022, 2022 AGM Notification.
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2022

(06 Jul 2022, 19:49)Chris Williams Wrote: Quote:A reminder that I have a museum's worth of stuff that tell the whole story of the company arguably better than a third or fourth car would, if some di...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 46 10,692 12 Jul 2022, 13:25
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2022, 2022 AGM Notification.
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2022

A reminder that I have a museum's worth of stuff that tell the whole story of the company arguably better than a third or fourth car would, if some display cabinets could be arranged...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 46 10,692 06 Jul 2022, 10:21
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

For the money (today's money, anyway) that's almost worth buying and binning the chassis for a new one. Apart from the dents, the rest of the car looks solid.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 11 May 2022, 08:51
    Thread: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996
Post: RE: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996

(14 Feb 2022, 06:00)Chris P Wrote: Its funny how we set our hearts on a certain car. I still have a full set of photo's of when it was a black interior LHD, then photo's of its conversion to RHD..al...
Matt Clark Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 22 13,831 14 Feb 2022, 13:38
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Ah, working now! In the summer of 2019 I decided to pull the main body panels off - working on the back was a pain in the tiny garage and I wanted to see just how bad the crash damage was at the fro...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 21 Jan 2022, 12:18
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

Dave H I think may also have a lead on screens, I've asked him to look into one for me.
Matt Clark Members Cars 175 90,640 20 Jan 2022, 16:42
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

(20 Jan 2022, 15:17)Rich H Wrote: Hmm. Interesting. There are no deliberate restrictions to posting that I am aware of. I'll go check..... When I go to post anything with BB code in, instead of act...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 20 Jan 2022, 15:38
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Wow, lots to update on here - I keep a regular blog on my instagram and always forget to update this. Just done a post and the forum won't let me link outside images? It won't post with any BB code in...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 20 Jan 2022, 14:55
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Would be amazing to get all three together one day...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 187 100,214 20 Jan 2022, 14:53
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

Chris is a wizard, isn't he. Ridiculous. Glad to see yours coming along (is it another BHCC one?)
Matt Clark Members Cars 175 90,640 20 Jan 2022, 11:14
    Thread: Original Lighted key for sale
Post: RE: Original Lighted key for sale

Someone said they think it's one of the repro ones? Any ideas? The DeLorean completist in me kind of wants one but that is silly money... (for now)
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 7 1,683 20 Jan 2022, 11:08
    Thread: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE
Post: RE: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE

I feel like Dave H said he had one the last time I spoke to him.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 1,798 12 Jan 2022, 17:50
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Here's one for the scrapbook to go with the car... [Image: https://i.imgur.com/7BLD2o1.png]
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 187 100,214 12 Jan 2022, 15:16
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Great news! Let me know when we can take it out for some photos, would be a shame for it to go before that....
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 187 100,214 05 Jan 2022, 09:33
    Thread: DOC-UK 2021 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2021 Calendar

Pinged a few over - not a great year for photos for me either!
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 20 7,127 25 Aug 2020, 10:06
    Thread: VIN #2677 For Sale £42,000 OVNO
Post: RE: VIN #2677 For Sale £42,000 OVNO

Blimey. Times are strange when DeLoreans are *leaving* the UK.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 3,505 20 Jul 2020, 10:37
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

I'll ping my lot an email this week if that helps then. I was waiting until I was back at work but that date keeps slipping... and slipping... and slipping. Anyone want to buy a half finished LHD?
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 30,139 07 Jul 2020, 10:25
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

I think I'd be aiming at a legit copy, ie, stainless and metal, but can look at cheaper options...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 30,139 20 May 2020, 20:29
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

Can you give me some ideas on what you think is reasonable prices? Can scale it from there...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 30,139 20 May 2020, 19:32
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

I can still look into the cost of getting some small ones done, if/when work starts again I'll be putting in a lot of money with a signmakers so it might be a good time to get a price for these on the...
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 30,139 14 May 2020, 15:28
    Thread: Floating / Levitating BTTf DeLorean
Post: RE: Floating / Levitating BTTf DeLorean

(31 Mar 2020, 02:14)DMC1983 Wrote: I would rather have one of the 1st run autoart deloreans. Dug mine out to sell, it's a beautiful model but once you have a real one the model ones are just tiny d...
Matt Clark Back To The Future 9 4,270 01 Apr 2020, 20:38
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

(16 Dec 2019, 08:33)Chris Williams Wrote: Project car @ $19,500 possibly only for the brave however: https://www.beverlyhillscarclub.com/1981...-10154.htm  Probably one of the worst frames I hav...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 05 Jan 2020, 15:43
    Thread: VIN 10223 For Auction 12/9/19 Nr Goodwood
Post: RE: VIN 10223 For Auction 12/9/19 Nr Goodwood

I would love to know what the new gear ratios feel like. I bet that makes more more difference than a few extra HP.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,812 04 Sep 2019, 17:46
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

"not one of the horible last cars that were thrown together." ??
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 484 259,931 12 Aug 2019, 19:28
    Thread: London Car needed 29/7-31/7 - Paid commercial shoot
Post: London Car needed 29/7-31/7 - Paid commercial shoo...

Hi all Had an email from someone looking for a car in London for a commercial shoot this month. Quote:So the car would be used for a River Island Christmas shoot from 29-31/7. Location is in Omega S...
Matt Clark TV/Film Hire and Work Requests 0 1,430 22 Jul 2019, 12:10
    Thread: Framing John Delorean movie
Post: RE: Framing John Delorean movie

I'm going to the showing on Monday. 6:15 is not a great time on a friday to show anything, even at an independent like that.
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 33 17,860 21 Jul 2019, 22:03
    Thread: DeLorean For Auction 24th July 2019, Buxton
Post: RE: DeLorean For Auction 24th July 2019, Buxton

That plate is v familiar...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 5,411 19 Jul 2019, 12:18
    Thread: RHD for sale
Post: RE: RHD for sale

If you want to guarantee your car will sell, send it to me to put in the magazine. It'll sell riiiight on the day the mag goes to print...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 24 12,882 11 Jul 2019, 10:06
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Thanks guys! (28 May 2019, 21:38)Rich H Wrote: Grind back and weld, otherwise they will end up going all the way around the section. The rusted through sections will need grinding back and patchin...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 04 Jul 2019, 12:11
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

[Image: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/3285...87d7_h.jpg] Got to work cleaning up the front section to see how bad it was there; there's mountains of grime and black paint spray on everything. I...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 27 May 2019, 22:50
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Thanks! I'm just looking for easy things to do while I've got a couple of hours with the car. Might just do a front end clean and take stock. Brining home the tank, pump kit etc so will be assemblin...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 25 May 2019, 19:58
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

I'm with the car tomorrow for a couple of hours, and want to bring home some bits to clean up/inspect. - How easily does the anti sway bar come out? Do I need a tool to get it out of the bushings in...
Matt Clark Members Cars 77 47,800 25 May 2019, 15:46
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

That rusty coloured line as Stuart says is pretty scary, but underneath doesn't look that bad? Those LCAs are interesting, they look sliiightly different to the ones out now but it's hard to tell from...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 23 May 2019, 13:10
    Thread: RHD for sale
Post: RE: RHD for sale

Very early VIN, too.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 24 12,882 23 May 2019, 12:56
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

That car looks great, so yes, I would assume the price will climb quite a bit!
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 484 259,931 22 May 2019, 08:18
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

£25k is the lowest point I would expect to spend in my experience so far. I thought about financing a running car, but, tbh, when this thing breaks down or costs you additional money and you're still...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 21 May 2019, 13:26
    Thread: Framing John Delorean movie
Post: RE: Framing John Delorean movie

Tamir has given me a lovely big essay and photos for the next club mag. Good guy!
Matt Clark General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 33 17,860 20 May 2019, 22:59
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

Including carpets etc, if you go via the pro retrimmers, I would be surprised if you got it in under £4-5k. There's quite a lot of individual interior components (AS I AM DISCOVERING) and it racks up ...
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 575 235,830 20 May 2019, 22:57
    Thread: classic-trader.com PROJECT CAR
Post: RE: classic-trader.com PROJECT CAR

Nasty dent in the right front wing, and a hole in the tailight. Didn't think it was that unreasonable until I saw the chassis video. The fuel tank retainer is... interesting.
Matt Clark DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 8 4,906 18 May 2019, 10:34