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WHIZZER Brand History
Whizzer is a company founded in 1939 when Breene-Taylor Engineering, a firm headquartered in Los Angeles which produced airplane parts, launched the first Whizzer motorcycle, dubbed the Model D Bicycle Motor. Equipped with an air-cooled engine, the company managed to sell only 1000 units of the motorcycles. One year later, the Los Angeles-based firm came out with Model E, a new bike which was equipped with several improved features. In comparison with the previous motorcycle, approximately 1500 units of the Model E were sold.
Three years after the first bike of the company was launched, Dietrich Kohlsatt, an investor of Breene-Taylor, and Martin Goldman, a lawyer of the same firm, bought Whizzer Motor. In 1943, the United States government and Whizzer Motor signed an agreement that allowed the motorcycle manufacturer to produce bikes in order to be used by the army. The same year, the company rolled out an improved motorcycle addressed to the US defense workers, dubbed... continue reading WHIZZER history →