A Brief History of the Marque
Opel & Beyschlag
Formed in Austria in 1893 by Heinrich Opel and and Beyschlag, the partnership utilised engines from the German Opel factory to build unconventional shaft-driven singles and V-twins. No examples of the motorcycles have survived.
Heinrich Opel was one of the five sons of Adam Opel, all of whom were champion pioneer German cyclists.
Sources: Wikipedia | voz.com.at
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