Profile: Confederate Motors Inc (CFED.PK)
24 Feb 2015
Confederate Motors, Inc., incorporated on May 5, 2005, is a manufacturer of American handcrafted street motorcycles. The Company is engaged in the design and assembly of heavyweight motorcycles geared for high net worth customers. The Company offers one production model, which is the X132 Hellcat Speedster and two preproduction models, which include the P51 Combat Fighter and the Wraith Tandem Lusso. The Company offers its products under various brand names, which include Hellcat, Confederate, Fighter, Bohemian, D'Orleans, El Bandito, Rake, Renovatio, Curtiss, Copperhead, Hellrider and Art of Rebellion. In addition to its motorcycles, it offers a select range of wearing apparel and other related accessories displaying the Confederate name. These products are marketed through its online Website.
The Company's design and assembly operations are based in Birmingham, Alabama. Its operations are limited to assembly of the motorcycles from outsourced parts. It offers a third generation of its Hellcat line, known as the X132 Hellcat Speedster. For the X132 Hellcat line, it has developed a unitized power train casing, which is precision carved from a 400 pound block of 6061 aircraft grade aluminum. The new casing encapsulates a big-boned, large diameter chassis/power train mounting system. The Company, in a strategic alliance with S&S Cycle has developed a new motor. The Company has fused its power train system to the new motor. This system is designed to maintain specific crankshaft to output shaft alignment, irrespective of the suddenness or the volume of torque application.
The Company competes with Harley-Davidson, Inc., Polaris Industries Inc., Honda Motor Co., Inc., Moto Guzzi North America, Inc., Triumph Motorcycles, Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., Yamaha Corporation of America, American Suzuki Motor Corporation, Ducati Motor Holding S.p.a. and BMW Group.
Confederate Motors Inc
3029 2nd Ave S
BIRMINGHAM AL 35233-3001