French Motorcycles

Gladiator Motorcycles

A Brief History of the Marque

Manufactured: 1891-1920

Compagnie des Cycles Gladiator

Founded by Paul Aucoq and Alexandre Darracq at 3 rue François Henry au Pré-Saint-Gervais

Also built as Clement at 18 rue Montmartre in Paris. Adolphe Clément purchased Gladiator in 1896 and the firm became Clement-Gladiator.

See also Darracq

Sources: JLB Creations, Bourdache

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CIRCA 1910
I'm not sure if anyone could help me at all but I am looking for archives of a Gladiator Circa 1910, V Twin 90 degree, just on the off chance would you be able to head me in the right direction.
Alan Williams
Wickford, Essex, UK
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