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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

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