German Motorcycles

Fafnir Engines in Britain

Fafnir were an Aachen, Germany based company, producer of cars, motorcycles and engines.

Fafnir built a range of engines up to 8hp V-twins under licence from the Werner brothers, and from 1903 produced complete motorcycles. Their engines were used by most early German and several British motorcycle manufacturers.

  • 1903 Sold through G. Straus and Co
Sources: Grace's Guide

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