Nimbus Model C

1946


  • This Nimbus contains a sophisticated in-line four cylinder 746 cc engine housed in a crude frame made of steel strips and plates
  • The original Swedish title shows this machine was imported to Sweden in 1969 from Denmark
  • The motor dates from 1948, the frame from early 1950, the fork is a mix of 1929 and 1934 parts, and the bike originally hauled a sidecar
  • Produced in Denmark from 1934 to 1959 by a major vacuum cleaner manufacturer (Fisker & Nielsen) in an attempt to diversify its product range
  • This Nimbus was a former military machine and is built from a mix of parts from various years