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The Zündapp company was founded in 1917 by two German chaps with the suitably German sounding names of Fritz Neumeyer and Friedrich Krupp, interestingly the company only made detonators for WWI and it wasn’t until after the war in 1919 that they started building motorcycles.

The company lasted right the way through until 1984 when it folded, every few years a rumour circulates that the company is going to be revived but as of yet, the Zündapp name remains on ice.

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Ben Branch has had his work featured on CNN, Popular Mechanics, the official Smithsonian Magazine, Road & Track Magazine, the official Pinterest blog, the official eBay Motors blog, BuzzFeed, and many more.

Silodrome was founded by Ben back in 2010, in the years since the site has grown to become a world leader in the alternative and vintage motoring sector, with millions of readers around the world and hundreds of thousands of followers on social media.

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