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German Motorcycles

Bayern Motorcycles

A Brief History of the Marque

1923-1926 Leichtfahrzeug GmbH, München

The Bavaria brand delivers first SMW motorcycles with engines (licence Bosch Douglas flat-twin), which had a displacement of 298 cc. The 500 produced until later 1000cc models were offered with V-Twin MAG engines. The Bavaria brand did not survive 1926.

SourcesGTU Oldtimerservice, Henshaw



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