Astoria Motorcycles of Germany

A Brief History of the Marque

Astoria Motor GmbH was founded in 1922 at Äußere Rollnerstraße 55 in Nuremberg.

They built a 289cc twostroke model with Druid forks, no front brake, a rear block brake and belt drive.

The Simson Suhl company filed a dispute over the Astoria name as they had registered the name "Rennastoria".
In 1923 the firm was renamed Nestoria

Sources: GTU Oldtimerservice

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