[DML] Re: New Delorean production....
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[DML] Re: New Delorean production....



The 4 cylinder engine in the Esprit was a Lotus-built engine. They
siamesed it into an 8 cylinder for the 1998 Esprit till 2004. All the
while using the UN-1 Renault transmission in various configurations
and upgraded models. The last incarnation being the UN-1 027. The same
basic transmission we have in the Delorean. And guess what, in the
Esprit V-8 they snap the input shaft at the coupler and knock off the
5th gear too! For a lot more info on the trans try
www.hollowayperformance.com
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Martin Gutkowski <martin@...> wrote:
>
> One small point: Until the V8, Lotus used someone else's engine in all 
> their cars, albeit often modified. Not just the Esprit - The Europa had 
> a Renault engine, the baby Elan had an Isuzu engine, the Elise started 
> with a Rover engine and now has a Toyota lump etc...


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