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Solex Intemporel Infinity

🎬 Once upon a time… The brand SOLEX ( aka VéloSoleX ) was created in 1910. Initially, it was a trademark for “spare parts and accessories for cars and motorcycles.” 📉 Troubled Times 🔁 Rising again Resources:

The fall and rise of Solex

Moke Electric all credits to www.mokeinternational.com

🎬 The Moke is a small, light, utilitarian vehicle that was originally produced by the British Motor Corporation and later by Austin-Morris. It was initially popular as a beach buggy and for military use, but its production has been marked by several ups and downs. The Moke was designed by Sir Alec Issigonis, who also… Read More »The fall and rise of Moke

The fall and rise of Moke

Borgward BX7

🎬 The former Borgward car manufacturing company, based in Bremen, Germany, was founded by Carl F. W. Borgward (1890–1963). It produced cars of four brands, which were sold to a diversified international customer base: Borgward, Hansa, Goliath and Lloyd. Borgward’s Isabella was one of the most popular German premium models in the 1950s, while Lloyd’s… Read More »The fall and rise of Borgward

The fall and rise of Borgward

New Mini

🎬 The Mini is a two-door compact city car that was produced by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000. The original Mini is considered an icon of 1960s British popular culture. Its space-saving transverse engine and front-wheel drive layout – allowing 80% of the area of the car’s floorpan… Read More »The fall and rise of Mini

The fall and rise of Mini

Motosacoche Type A

🎬 Motosacoche was founded in 1899, by Henri and Armand Dufaux, in Geneva, Switzerland. Motosacoche was once the biggest Swiss motorcycle manufacturer, known also for its MAG (Motosacoche Acacias Genève) proprietary-engines used by other European motorcycle manufacturers. Motosacoche took its name from the original self-contained cycle-motor power unit, literally ‘une moto sa coche’ or ‘engine… Read More »The fall and rise of Motosacoche

The fall and rise of Motosacoche

🎬 The Bike manufacturer Specialized was founded in 1974 by Mike Sinyard. Based in California the company has grown from importing Italian parts to manufacturing their own. In  📉 1981 Specialized released their first two models; a road bike and touring bike. These were quickly followed by trail bikes and stumpjumpers, designed by Tim Neenan.… Read More »The fall and rise of Specialized

The fall and rise of Specialized

🎬 The Segway is a two-wheeled, self-balancing personal transporter invented by Dean Kamen and brought to market in 2001 as the Segway HT, subsequently as the Segway PT, and manufactured by Segway Inc. HT is an initialism for “human transporter” and PT for “personal transporter.” 📉  Ninebot, a Beijing-based transportation robotics startup rival, acquired Segway… Read More »The fall and rise of Segway

The fall and rise of Segway