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CONFEDERATE Brand History
Confederate Motor Company is an American motorcycles manufacturer founded in 1991 by Matthew Chambers. Although the company is based in Birmingham, Alabama, their first shop was established in New Orleans, where the first Confederate bike was produced in 1994.
The company's bikes are distributed by Birmingham Speed of America and their current line-up includes two models, the Hellcat F131 and the Wraith B120, with another one called Renovatio, currently in development.
The Wraith B120 was cloned 250 time. The year 2007 brought it and its sister, the F131 Hellcat, the first and second position respectively in the AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building show in Sturgis, South Dakota in the production manufacturer category. Inside the Renovatio bike lies a 90 degree water cooled GM engine. The machine conceived by Ed Jacobs uses the fewest pieces possible, is minimal, light weight and can develop a torque of 125 lbs-ft. With a displacement of 1686cc and a ... continue reading CONFEDERATE history →
Latest News about CONFEDERATE
Revered designer Pierre Terblanche joins Confederate Moorcycles. Known by most by his work for Ducati, Pierre Terblanche is the man responsible for the 999, one of the biggest steps in design for the Italian manufacturer. Loved by some and hated by some, too, the Ducati 999 was one of the first coherent steps towa... Continue Reading →
Meet the Confederate X132 Hellcat, a one-of-a-kind streetfighter you don't see everyday. The Confederate X132 Hellcat defies all bike-making usual stories as it boasts probably the world's toughest core of all, entirely carved from aircraft-grade 6061 aluminium billet and housing engine, transmission swi... Continue Reading →
Initially scheduled for market launch in November 2010, the latest offering from American muscle bike builder Confederate Motorcycles has just been unveiled, and is to go on sale in mid-2011 for some US$45,000. The all-new naked bike from Confederate is dubbed C3 X132 Hellcat and will be built in limited numbers. ... Continue Reading →
The latest machine that revs out from the Confederate’s warehouse is a new dark take on its own P120 Fighter. Dubbed ‘Black Flag’, this all-black carbon monster is using the same aircraft-grade aluminum monocoque backbone chassis. Other highlights include carbon ceramic brakes, carbon wheels, fully ... Continue Reading →
Luxury motorcycle manufacturer Confederate Motors announced that it will unveil a new apparel line, created exclusively for the company by Kushitani, at the upcoming Los Angeles Auto Show next month. "It's a thrilling time to be a part of Confederate," Matt Chambers, CEO and founder of Confederate ... Continue Reading →
As we were mentioning in a previous report, the latest model launched by Confederate Motor, the limited edition P120 Fighter Combat, has been unveiled at the Quail Motorsports Gathering during the 2009 Pebble Beach Car Week, making its public debut. "We are thrilled to be a part of this legendary event,"... Continue Reading →
The newest model launched by Confederate Motor, the Fighter Combat, will be produced in a limited 120 units, but it’s the very first factory model that will go under the hammer at Pebble Beach this weekend. The motorcycle will be unveiled today for the first time to the press and public at the Quail Motorsports... Continue Reading →