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1950 Rolux Baby

In 1940, during a fiscal reorganization, New Map's founder Paul Martin found himself quietly sidelined by an ambitious Robert Robin. 1945 saw the return to small motor manufacturing, and the tiny utility truck, Solyto, put aside in favour of a reintroduction of the Baby under the Rolux name.

A sister company in nearby Clermont-Ferrand assembled the redesigned VB-60. It was now powered by an Ydral 125cc two-stroke, but the pretty body style remained essentially the same.

Manufacturer: Ste. Rolux, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Model: VB-60

Motor: Ydral 2-stroke Body: Steel
Years Built: 1945-1948 No. Cylinders: 1 Chassis: Steel
No. Produced: 300 Displacement: 124 cc Suspension Front: Leaf Spring
No. Surviving: few Horsepower: 4.5 Suspension Rear: Leaf Spring
Length: 2650 mm Gearbox: 4 fwd. Steering:
Width: 1120 mm Starter: Pull Brakes: Cable
Weight: 145 kg Electrics: 6 v 4 Wheels: 270 x 90
Interior: Bench Ignition: Magneto Top Speed: 50 kph

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