Dream Cruise Snapshot: Back to the Future for DeLorean owner

Byron Cancelmo is revved up to bring his 1981 DeLorean to the Birmingham Cruise Event.

Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles leading up to the 2011 Woodward Dream Cruise on Aug. 20. Click here for related stories and photo galleries.

Name: Byron Cancelmo

Residence: West Bloomfield

Vehicle: 1981 DeLorean

How long you've had it: 30 years

Car club: DeLorean Motor City Club

Why this car?: The car was originally owned by Cancelmo's father, who purchased it as an original in 1981, making it extra special. Cancelmo said that his father gave it to him in 2004 as a gift. Since then, Cancelmo has been dedicated to restoring it.

What is special about the Dream Cruise or the Bloomfield Township Cruise?: Cancelmo, who was attending a Delorean event in Bloomfield Hills on Saturday during the Dream Cruise, said that he enjoyed the , working to support nonprofit organizations in Bloomfield Township and Bloomfield Hills.

Do you have a special vehicle you'd like us to profile or a special memory or story about the Woodward Dream Cruise? Email Tim.Rath@Patch.com.


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