motor cycle: Jawa 250 Special
See also: cars
The company «Jawa» became the main producer of motorcycles in Czechoslovakia. Its history began in 1929, when the armourer Frantisek Yanechek decided to reorient to outputting of motorcycles, because of decreasing contracts for the armament. He bought licenses for new model and industrial equipment for its producing at German company Wanderer, which decided at that time to produce automobile vehicles.
The weighty motorcycle with engine volume 500 cc and with drive gear on cardan axle (shaft) did not have buyers demands in conditions of economic crisis. So, under the leadership of famous Englishman designer J. William Patched the new lightly motorcycle with engine volume 175 cc was created. The motorcycle made its debut in 1932 and immediately won recognition from Czech