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A-Z of Motorcycling

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I

IBIS: 1925-28 Italy
IDEAL: 1910-16 Australia
IDEAL: 1924-25 Germany
IDEAL-JAWA: 1961- India
IDRA: 1923-26 Italy
IDROFLEX: 1949-54 Italy
IFA: 1945-60 East Germany
ILLAWARRA: 1902-05 Australia
ILO: 1923-25 Germany
IMEX: 1957 Italy
IMHOLZ: 1924-27 Switzerland
IMME:1948-51 Germany
IMN:1950-58 Italy
IMPERIA: 1923-25 Germany
IMPERIA:1924-35 Germany
IMPERIAL:1901-c1910 UK
IMPERIAL: 1903-c1910 America
IMPERIAL: 1915 Australia
IMPERIAL STAR: 19? Tasmania, Australia
INDIAN: 1901-53 USA
INDIAN: 1951-63 UK
INDIAN MOTORCYCLE COMPANY: 1990s- USA
INDIAN PRINCE (or Silver Prince): 1920-24 UK
INDUS: 1924-27 Germany
INTRAMOTOR: 1971- Italy
INVICTA: 1902-06 UK
INVICTA: 1913-23 UK
INVICTA: 1951-54 Italy
INVINCIBLE: 1915 Australia
INVINCIBLE-JAP: 1923-27 Australia
IRELAND: 1912 UK
IRENE: 1907-15? Australia
IRESA: 1956-59 Spain
IRIS: 1902-06 UK
IRIS: 1911-14 Australia
IRIS: 1952-53 Italy
IRUNA: 1953-late 1950’s Spain
ISETTA (BMW): 1955-57 Germany
ISH: 1928- Russia (see IZHMASH)
ISLO: 1960- Mexico
ISO: 1949-64 Italy
ITA: 1957-1959 FBM engine Dutch
ITALA: 1933-39 Italy
ITALEMMEZETA: 1958-66 Italy
ITALJET: 1966- Italy
ITALTELAI: 1970s-? Italy
ITAR: 1921-29 Czech
ITOM: 1948-late 60’s Italy
IVEL: 1902-c1905 UK
IVER-JOHNSON: 1907-15 America
IVO LOLA RIBAR: 1956- Yugoslavia
IVY: 1908-32 UK
IWL: 1950s Germany
IXION: 1901-03 UK
IXION: c1900’s-23 UK
IXION: 1912-16 Australia
IZH: 1928- Russia (see IZHMASH)
IZHMASH: 1928- Russia

J

JAC: 1929-32 Czech
JACK & HEINTZ: 1949-55 USA
JACKSON: 1908-? Australia
JACKSON-ROTRAX: 1949-66 UK
JACK SPORT: 1927-31 France
JAK: 1922-25 Germany
JALE: 1923-25 Germany
JAMATHI: 1965-75 The Netherlands
JAMES: 1902-64 UK
JAP: 1904-08 UK
JARMAN: 1909? Australia
JASENSKI: 1903-05 Russia
JAVON: 1929-32 Germany
JAWA: 1929- Czech
JB-LOUVET: 1926-30 France
JD: 1920-26 UK
JDUNA: 1903-05 Denmark
JE-BE: Late 50’s-Late 60’s America
JEANETTE: 1947-50 Germany
JEAN THOMANN: 1920-30 France
JEECY-VEA: 1923-27 Belgium
JEFFERSON: 1911-14 America
JEHU: 1901-c1910 UK
JELBART: 1910 Australia
JELINEK: 1904-07 Czech
JES: 1910-24 UK
J.E.T.: Prior WW1 Australia
JESMOND: 1899-07 UK
JINCHENG: 2001 China
JFK: 1923-26 Czech
JH: 1913-15 UK
JHC: 1922-24 Germany
JJ: 1921? Australia
JMC: 1915? Australia
JNU: 1920-22 UK
JNZ: 1960- New Zealand
JOERNS: 1910-15 America
JOHNSON MOTORWHEEL: 1918-19 USA
JOHNSTON: 1916 Western Australia
JONES: 1936 UK
JONGHI: 1931-56 France
JOOS: 1900-07 Germany
JOUCLARD: 1903-07 France
JOYBIKE: 1959-60 UK
JP: 1913-14 UK
JSL: 1923-25 Germany
JUCKES: 1910-26 UK
JUERGENSEN: 1904-WW1 Denmark
JUERY: 1931-39 France
JUHO: 1922-24 Germany
JULES: 1929-34 Czech
JUNAK: 1956-64 Poland
JUNCKER: 1932-35 The Netherlands
JUNCKER: 1935-37 France
JUNCTION: 1919-22 Australia
JUNIOR: 1924-35 Italy
JUNO: 1911-23 UK
JUNO: 1912-16 Australia
JUPITER: 1973- Russia
JUPP: 1921-24 UK
JURISCH: 1926-30 Germany

K

K&W: 1917 South Australia
KADI: 1924-30 Germany
KALEX: 2012 Germany
KANE-PENNINGTON: 1895 USA
KANTO: 1957-60 Japan
KANUNI: 1990s- Turkey
KARCHER: 2001 Germany
KAPTEIN: 1938-51 Netherlands
KARNAN: 1956 Sweden
KARU: 1922-24 Germany
KASEA:1990s? China
KATAKURA: 1950s-60s Japan
KATHO: 1923-25 Germany
KAUBA: 1953-55 Austria
KAWASAKI: 1949- Japan
KC: 1921-24 Germany
KEATING: 1901 USA
KEDGE: 1901 Australia
KELECOM: 1902-04 Australia/Belgium
KELLER: 1930-32 Switzerland
KELLOW: 1903-05 Australia
KELSEY: 1924 Australia
KEMPISTY: 1935 Poland
KEMPTON: 1921-22 UK
KENI: 1921-23 Germany
KENT: 1911-14 Australia
KENZLER-WAVERLEY: 1910-14 USA
KENILWORTH: 1919-24 UK
KERRY: 1902-14 & early 60s UK
KESTREL: 1903 UK
KESTREL: 1980 UK
KEW FLYER: 1912-16 Australia
KG: 1919-32 Germany
KIEFT: 1955-57 UK
KIEV: 1954 – Russia
KIEVLYANIN: 1946-50 Russia
KILEAR: 1924-26 Czech
KILLINGER & FREUND: 1938 Germany – produced a 3 cylinder 2 stroke radial engined machine which had the engine mounted in the front wheel similar to Megola.
KING: 1901-07 UK
KING: 1910-15 Australia
KING-JAP: 1928-31 Germany
KINGSBURY: 1919-23 UK
KINGSWAY: 1921-23 UK
KIORA: 1914 Australia
KIRCHHEIM: 1920-24 Germany
K&K: 1924-25 Germany
KLOTZ: 1923-26 Germany
K&M: 1915 Australia
KLM: 1915? Australia
KM: 1924-26 Germany
KMB: 1923-26 Germany
KMS: 1922-24 Germany
KNIGHT EATON: 1893 Australia
KOBO: 1923-26 Germany
KOCH: 1934-35 Czech
KOEHLER-ESCOFFIER: 1912-57 France
KOFA: 1923-25 Germany
KOHOUT: 1904-06 Czech
KOLIBRI: 1923-30 Germany
KOMAR: Late 1950’s-Late 60’s Poland
KOMET: 1902-05 Germany
KONDOR: 1924-25 Germany
KONIG: 1973 Germany
KOSMOS: 1978- Italy
KOSTER (KS): 1923-25 Germany
KOVROV: 1946- Russia
KOVROVETZ: Early 1960’s Russia
KR: 1924-25 Germany
KR: 1930-33 Germany
KRAMER: 1977- Germany
KRAMER: 1979- Italy
KRAMIT:1982 Italy
KRAMMER: 1926-29 Austria
KRASNY-OKTOBR: 1930-34 Russia
KRAUSER: 1976-? Germany
KREIDLER: 1951- Germany
KREIGER-GNADIG 1919-22 Germany
KRIEGER (ORIGINAL KRIEGER): 1925-26 Germany
KROBOTH: 1951-54 Germany
KRS: 1921-26 Germany
KRUPP: 1919-21 Germany
KSB: 1924-29 Germany
KTM: 1953- Austria
KUCHEN: 1938- Germany
KUMFURT: 1914-16 UK
KUMOTO: ???? China
KURIER: 1921-24 Germany
KUROGANE: 1930-40s Japan
KURRAS: 1925-27 Germany
KV: 1914 Australia
KV: 1924-27 Germany
KWANG YANG (KYMCO): 1963- Taiwan
KYMCO (see also Kwang Yang): 1963- Taiwan
KYNOCH: 1912-13 UK
KZ: 1924-25 Germany

L

L-300: 1932- Russia
LA BIRD: 1912 Australia
LABOR: 1908-60 France
LADETTO: 1923-32 Italy (also LADETTO & BLATTO)
LADEVEZE:19?? France
LADIES PACER: 1914 UK
LADY: 1925-38 Belgium
LAFOUR & NOUGIER: 1927-36 France
LAG: 1921-29 Austria
LA GALBAI: 1921-25 Italy
LAGONDA: 1902-05 UK
L’ALBA: 1924-26 Italy
LA LORRAINE: 1922-25 France
LAMAUDIERE: 1901-07 France
LAMBRETTA: 1946- Italy
LA FOUDRE: 1903 France
LA MONDIALE: 1924-23 Belgium
LA VICTOIRE: 1905 France
LAMONE: 19?? Italy
LAMPO: 1925-27 Italy
LANCER: 1957-60s Japan
LANCER: 1904 UK
LANCO: 1922-26 Austria
LANDI: 1923-26 Italy
LA PANTHERRE: 1928-32 France
LAPIZE: 1930-37 France
LATHEY: 1913-16 Australia
LATSCHA: 1948-53 France
LAURIN & KLEMENT: 1899-1908 Austria
LAVALETTE: see Paloma
L’AVENIR: 1959- Belgium
LAVER: 1906 Australia
LAVERDA: 1949- Italy
LAZZATI: 1899-1904 Italy
L&C: 1904 London
LDE: 1951 UK
LDR: 1922-25 Germany
LEA FRANCIS: 1911-26 UK
LEBELT: 1924-25 Germany
LECCE: 1930-32 Italy
LECH: 1929-32 Poland
LEECH: 1913 Australia
LEITCH: 1902-07 Australia
LE FRANCAISE-DIAMANT: 1912-59 France
LEGNANO: 1954- Italy
LE GRIMPEUR: 1900-32 France
LE POULAIN: 1950 France
LEIFA: 1924-25 Germany
LELIOR: 1922-24 France
LEM: 1974- Italy
LENNOX: 1913-16 Australia
LEO: 1920? Australia
LEONARD: 1903-06 UK
LEONARDO FRERA: 1930-34 Italy
LEON BOLLEE: 1896 France
LEONE: 1949 Italy
LEOPARD: 1921-26 Germany
LEPROTTO: 1951-54 Italy
LETHBRIDGE: 1922-23 UK
LETO: 1926-28 Germany
LEUTNER: 1895-1915 Russia
LE VACK: 1923 UK
LEVIS: 1911-40 UK
LEWIS: 1902-24 SA, Australia
LEWIS: 1909-19 Victoria, Australia
LFG: 1921-25 Germany
LGC: 1926-32 UK
LIAUDOIS: 1923-27 France
LIBERATOR: 1902-20s France
LIBERIA: 1920-65 France
LIBERTY: 1904-16 Australia
LIER & ROSSBAUM: 1898-1907 Russia
LIGHT: 1908 USA
LILAC: 1951-67 Japan
LILIPUT: 1923-26 Germany
LILLIPUT: 1899-1906 Italy
LILY: 1906-14 UK
LIMB: 1906-14 Australia
LIMITED: 1914-15 USA
LIMO: 1952 Netherlands
LINCOLN-ELK: 1902-24 UK
LINER: 1961 Japan
LINSER: 1904-10 Austria
LINSNER: 1922-24 Germany
LINTO: 1965-68 Italy
LINX: 1929-41 Italy
LION-RAPIDE: 1936-53 Belgium
LITO: 1959-65 Sweden
LITTLE GIANT: 1913-15 UK
LLOYD: 1903-23 UK
LLOYD: 1922-26 Germany
LLOYD: 1923-26 Germany
LLOYD: 1930-31 Netherlands
LMC: 1909-20 UK
LML: 1982- India
LMP: 1921-31 France
LMS: 1923 Germany
LOB: 1904-07 Australia
LOCAL: 1910 Australia
LOCOMOTIEF: 1957-60s Netherlands
LOHMANN: 1949-50s? Germany
LOHNER: 1950-58 Austria
LOMOS: 1922-24 Germany
LONDON: 1903 UK
LONG: 1880 USA
LORD: 1929-31 Germany
LORENZ: 1921-22 Germany
LORENZ: 1921-25 Germany
LORIOT: 1927-30 France
LOT: 1937 Poland
LOUIS CLEMENT: 1920-32 France
LOUIS JANIOR: 1921-24 France
LOUISON-BOBET: 1956 France
LOUISON: 1923 France
LUBE: 1949-65 Spain – Bilbao based manufacturer who used German NSU engines until 1963 when it briefly used it’s own 2 stroke motors.
LUCAS: 1923-24 Germany
LUCER: 1953-56 France
LUCIFER: 1928-56 France
LUCZNIK: 1939 Poland
LUDOLPH: 1924-26 Germany
LUGTON: 1912-14 UK
LUNDBERG-VASILJEFF: 1899-1901 Russia
LUPUS: 1923-26 Germany
LURQUIN COUDERT: 1908 France
LUTECE: 1921-26 France
LUTRAU: 1924-33 Germany
LUTZ: 1949-54 Germany
LUWE: 1924-28 Germany
LWD: 1923-26 Germany
LYALL: 1925? Australia
LYC: 19? Australia
LYBE SPRING DRIVE: 1893 USA