Initially designed as a light and compact means of transport for SOE agents to leave
the site of their drop zone, the Welbike received a pretty unenthusiastic reception
and was never adopted.
It was however received more favourably by airborne troops as a means of air supplied
The Welbike’s contribution to the allies victory during the second word war is to
be honest questionable. It’s current popularity with military vehicle collectors
and those people interested in unusual forms of personal transport is however well
In this web site I will explore the history of these fascinating little vehicles.