French Motorcycles

Alma Motorcycles

A Brief History of the Marque

99ter rue Gabriel Péri
Clermont-Ferrand (Puy-de-Dôme)

Mopeds and lightweights of up to 149cc made in France from 1949 to 1959.

The Mauriange plants in Clermont-Ferrand produced motorcycles, scooters and mopeds from 49 to 149 cc, with their own engines or with Ydral and Le Poulain. These were marketed under the Alma brand.

Models include:
B.M.A. 51, 48 cc
YS   125 cc
MC 2 175 cc

Sources:  Henshaw, cyclememory.org, club-ydral.net

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