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Himo Motorcycle Engines

A Brief History of the Marque

Himo FTK, 1952-1960

Feintechnik A.G.

83 Bexbacherstrasse

Homburg (Sarre)

Himo engines were all 48cc. Models include:

Type 52
Type 53 1955
Type 56 D8 & D8MM
Type 56C 48cc 1958
Type Bi 1957
Type G42 1959
Type TR 1958

Himo engines were used in the French marque Racer in the 1950s, several Automoto models in 1958, Mercier, Elite Sport & Semper, Hurtu and others.

Sources:, et al.

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