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Arno Motor Co
Arno Motorcycles were built in Coventry from 1906 to 1915.
1906 Arno began production of motor vehicles.
1908 Long, low singles models were exhibited at the Stanley show. These
had their own 3hp or 3.5hp engines, a rear-mounted chain-driven Bosch
magneto and a carburettor by either Amac
or B and B.
1912 Listed in Spennell's at Gosford St (Tel. 339), Coventry.
1912 Those two models were joined by a 2.25hp lightweight and a 3.5hp TT
version - a basic direct-belt driven machine.
1914 The marque took the name Red
Arno after the TT model was given a red finish. Both 3.5hp and and
4.5hp were available for a couple of years.
1915 There were no further listings after that year.
Motorcycle Museum exhibits:-
1911 Arno 3.5hp TT Model
Arno manufactured an automobile in Coventry only in 1908; the car, which featured a 25 hp White
and Poppe engine and shaft drive, was introduced at that year's Stanley Show.