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Auto | Motorcycles | Other Motorcycle Manufacturers of the 1900s and 1920s

The 1900-1920s Other Motorcycle Manufacturers Channel features some of the earliest models around. See the first lineups from other motorcycle manufacturers.

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1914 Thor

The 1914 Thor motorcycle was from a company noted mostly for building motorcycle engines. The 1914 Thor is the perfect example of what early motorcycle design looked like. See pictures and learn more about the 1914 Thor motorcycle.


1911 Excelsior

1911 Excelsior

The 1911 Excelsior motorcycle was a product of Schwinn, better known for bicycles. See pictures and learn about the 1911 Excelsior motorcycle. See more »

1913 Excelsior 7-C

1913 Excelsior 7-C

The 1913 Excelsior 7-C motorcycle was designed by the Schwinn Bicycle Company, which built motorcycles until 1931. Check out pictures and a profile. See more »

1911 Flying Merkel

1911 Flying Merkel

The innovative 1911 Flying Merkel was considered one of the premier motorcycles of its day. See pictures and learn about the 1911 Flying Merkel. See more »

1920 Ace

1920 Ace

The 1920 Ace motorcycle had a short life, but it was a powerful and durable bike. See pictures and learn about the history of the 1920 Ace. See more »