Featured Pages Matchless Flat Twin 1916 An Outstanding Design by Harry Collier
Matchless 732cc HO TwinClement Ader The Stuff of Legend
Pioneer in Telephony, Aviation and Motorcycling
Moteurs AderGuzzi's Grandpa A shaft-drive transverse V-twin from 1904, another deft touch from Clement Ader.
Comet produced motorcycles from 1904 to 1905. They built machines using Minerva 2¾ hp and 3½ hp engines fitted into BSA cycle parts. Typical of the era, they were very primitive and had braced forks, diamond frame and belt drive. Like many other companies of that time, it was very short-lived.