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Friedl Munch became famous mostly thanks to his Mammoth bike which is now well-known in every corner of the world. This car-engined motorcycles built between 1970 and 1980, in limited edition, had multiple versions, starting with a 996cc streetbike and ending with a 1278cc roadster with 104bhp. In case you're wondering why it's being called a “car-engine motorcycle” find out that it comes with a car double-overhead cam inline four cylinder engine.
During the World War II, Friedl Munch worked as a mechanic at Luftwaffe and used to ride Horex bikes. Moreover, he even worked in a Horex shop building during the '50s. However, he couldn't create his own motorcycle until 1964 when he finally managed to produce a 498 cc bike.
Trying to improve his first bike, he managed to launch a new motorcycle one year later when he launched a bigger and faster vehicle, dubbed Mammoth. Although it was produced for approximately 20 years, only 500 Mammot... continue reading MUNCH history →