A Brief History of the Marque
Manufacturer: Compagnie Française des Automobiles de Place
2 place Collange
LEVALLOIS PERRET (Seine)
The ancestor of Solex, this small auxiliary engine fourstroke won the famous Lépine competition in 1922.
The engine was located on the front wheel of a bicycle and the power was transmitted via a roller in contact with the tyre. The carburettor is by Fill, also of French origin.