These classic NERACAR motorcycles of the 1920's were actually advertised as a simple car. WERE THEY THE INSPIRATION to the modern day Scooters we're familiar with and to the first Piaggio VESPAS that came out of Italy....?
The Neracar classics were designed by Carl Neracher, an American who had worked as a designer for clevland motorcycles and they were built (1922-1924)in Syracuse NY, not very far from Rouses point.
1924 Model (English model B)
1923 Model B
1924 English model B
1925 Model (English Model C)
Production of these beautiful machines all but stopped in 1924 in the USA and in 1926 in England due to lack of demand.
Price: They were advertised in those days at $ 225.00
Part five of the 1984 tour, Lambert's Bay to Capetown - I see in my diary that this was Thursday 20th September and again we weren't in any hurry, we went for an early walk around the town and then after breakfa...
5 hours ago