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But a 6 cylinder?

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Torch wrote:But a 6 cylinder?


Yes.
Its John DeLorean's own creation.
The Pontiac SOHC 6-cyl.
1st modern American SOHC production engine. Used in 1st Gen Firebirds & Tempest Lemans 1967-69.
4 bbl version kicked out 225 hp.
More than Corvette had after 1975 & Pontiac too after the 1973-74 SD455.

2 Banshees were built.
The other was a white convertible with a 326 V8.

Engines were mundane on purpose.
John DeLorean was trying to sell the Banshee to top GM Brass.
To direct sell compete with the Corvette.
Small engines in place did not work.
GM Brass ordered the Pair of Banshees destroyed to John.

He in spite of hs dreams being crushed personal hid the Pair of Banshees in shipping containers.
30 years something went by till found each.

Paper work fudged......lol.

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