Surprisingly, there are still thousands of devotees worldwide who own one of John DeLoreans stainless steel creations, according to Ed Bernstein, who runs a DeLorean repair facility in Chatsworth, California.
Bernstein a co-founder of the DeLorean Owners Association says he has a waiting list thats a mile deep for repairs, with 24 DeLoreans in his shop and 14 more on the way.
He thinks the car has kept its fans over the years because, as he puts it, it was, and still is, one sexy automobile.
Bernstein doesnt believe DeLoreans passing will affect the cars popularity because, in his words, The legacy is still there.
And although many will remember DeLorean for his later charges of cocaine dealing, Bernstein says hell remember his sometime lunch partner as a good, down-to-earth guy.
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