French Motorcycles

Burdin Motopacer

A Brief History of the Marque

Alain Burdin 1976-

Alain Burdin resumed manufacture of the Derny motorcycle pacer in 1976, machines which were used for the training of cyclists on the track and on the road in the 1930s for competitions such as Bordeaux-Paris and the Grand Prix des Nations.

The machines were later manufactured by Arie Simon in the Netherlands.

Sources: JLB Creations

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