[CR] Torpado

(Example: Component Manufacturers:Ideale)

Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2009 15:36:23 -0400
From: "Angel Garcia" <veronaman@gmail.com>
To: CLASSIC RENDEZVOUS <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [CR] Torpado

Torpado still exists, http://www.torpado.com/. In fact, they recently bought the FONDRIEST brand.

Angel Garcia Long Valley, NJ

snip: Does anybody know what happened toTorpado? They made great bikes before WWII and probably through the 1950s. By the 1970s their product looked q uite mediocre, or at least the examples I have seen. Did they just fade away or were they absorbed by another manufacturer?

Hugh Thornton
Cheshire, England

--- On Thu, 26/3/09, crumpy6204@aol.com wrote:

From: crumpy6204@aol.com <crumpy6204@aol.com> Subject: [CR] Torpado 4sale To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org Date: Thursday, 26 March, 2009, 4:14 PM

Check out Ebay#?350181727414 For sale by Alex a GOOD Brit dealer, Not into Italian bikes buts looks like a?Very Interesting background. Cheers ,John C rump, OldintoBritbikesBrit, Parker Co USA




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