Triumph, BMW, & Kawasaki Sales Spares & Repairs.
Established for over 40 years and run by expert motorcyclists.
Fully authorised workshop.
A Brief History of the Marque
Le Mistral, 27, rue du Mont - Saint Etienne
Founded in 1952 by Ets Gravelais, Boudol et Cie, the firm built two-stroke engines of 48cc to 110cc. Winsmith of Finchley, London was the British importer.
Production ceased in 1956
Mistral Engine Types include:
Mistral engines were sold to numerous companies:
As with so many small motorcycle companies, financial difficulties arose in the mid-fifties and it was forced to close in 1959.
Sources: Motos dans la Loire, Cycle Memory, calamine.fr, period literature