Austrian Motorcycles

Lux Motor Scooters

A Brief History of the Marque

Manufacturer: Otto Kauba
Vienna 13, Amalie Gasse 4.


Otto Kauber worked in the aviation industry and also, briefly, at Lohner. He then developed a scooter for the
Kosty company, which closed in 1953. That year he formed his on company and began building a new version of the Kosty using Rotax 98cc and 125cc engines, producing some 400 units in total between 1953 and 1956. The market did not take well to them and the marque faded from sight.

LUX 98
Rotax 98cc, top speed 60kph.

LUX 2 125
Rotax 124cc, top speed 80kph, full bodywork. Only 7 of these machines were produced.

Sources: voz.co.at, et al.

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