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Crest Motor Co
Crest Motor Company of Blackdown Mills, Leamington Spa.
Crest was a motorcycle produced from 1922 to 1923
Another of the many firms that failed to survive for long following the First World War. They used the sleeve-valve 349cc Barr and Stroud or Villiers engine coupled to a two-speed gearbox with chain-cum-belt drive. They were only in production for a few months.