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Atlas

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Atlas of Coventry were motorcycles built from 1912 to 1914.

1913 Atlas Engineering Co (of Coventry) was established

1913 The Atlas was a short-lived marque built by a small firm in Coventry. They only made TT machines fitted with JAP or Blumfield 500cc engines, using bought-in parts. It was a good looking machine finished in black and red. It had a torpedo tank held by plated bands, and Druid forks. Sales were poor and the company failed to survive.



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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