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Ajax Motor Manufacturers

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Ajax Motor Manufacturers of Coventry

Ajax built motorcycles between 1923 and 1924.

1923 Introduced a range of ultra-lightweight motorcycles using 147cc and 247cc Villiers engines with a two-speed Albion gearbox. There was also a 348cc sv Blackburne version.

1924 A depressed market led to lack of sales and the marque failed to survive.

See Also


Sources of Information

  • The British Motorcycle Directory - Over 1,100 Marques from 1888 - by Roy Bacon and Ken Hallworth. Pub: The Crowood Press 2004 ISBN 1 86126 674 X
  • The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle by Peter Henshaw. Published 2007. ISBN 978 1 8401 3967 9