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This Man Drives A Replica Of The DeLorean From “Back To The Future” And You Wish You Were Him

Ollie Wilkey wins everything, then.

Posted on November 7, 2014, at 9:31 a.m. ET

This is Ollie Wilkey from Keynsham, sitting in his car beside his girlfriend Anna.

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His car, which looks like this.

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And in which he keeps a hover board, Grays Sports Almanac, self-lacing shoes and a JVC GR-C1 camcorder as used by Doc Brown.

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It also travels in time once it reaches 88mph.*

*it activates a special "time travel sequence" with lights and sound effects.
Tim Allen / Barcroft Cars

*it activates a special "time travel sequence" with lights and sound effects.

The car was apparently built in Florida by an ex-NASA engineer and Universal Studios constructor. Ollie's friend later bought it and sold it to him for "a five figure sum" according to Barcroft Media.

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And now he runs a business renting this incredible car out.

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Ollie told the Daily Star: "I love the films to bits, it all stems from that. I was looking to buy a DeLorean when I was 16, before I could actually drive."

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He eventually joined an owners' club, where he made a friend who sold him it.

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He told the paper: "In one of my first drives in my first DeLorean, I got followed for quite a long time by police. There was two police officers, and one of them was taking pictures as I went past, they followed me into the car park, they got out and had a chat and took some photos."

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Tim Allen / Barcroft Cars

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