Helios automobile manufacturing

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Helios Automobilbau AG
legal form Corporation
founding 1924
resolution 1926
Seat Cologne - Ehrenfeld , Germany
management Curt Delfosse (Technical Director)
Branch Motor vehicle manufacturers , engine manufacturers

The Helios automobile AG was a German automobile manufacturer from 1924 to 1926 in Cologne-Ehrenfeld was established.

After the Cologne industrialist and automotive pioneer Arthur Delfosse took over parts of the electrical company Helios , he began to produce automobiles under the Helios brand . His son Curt Delfosse took over the technical management .

Helios developed and built a small car with two seats and a two-cylinder boxer engine with 972 cm³ displacement, the power of which was passed on to the rear wheels via a cardan shaft .


  • Werner Oswald: Deutsche Autos 1920–1945 , 10th edition, Motorbuch Verlag Stuttgart (1996), ISBN 3-87943-519-7 , page 446

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Individual evidence

  1. Marco Kieser: The Grenzlandring , online at www.kie4192.de