Van Gink

Hinde was a Dutch manufacturer of bicycles, motorcycles and automobiles.

Company History

The company Rijwiel -en Machinefabriek de Hinde from Amsterdam began in 1888 with the production of bicycles and later with the production of motorcycles. From 1899 the designer Van Gink automobiles were produced under the direction. The cars were mainly used as Hinde, sometimes marketed as Van Gink. 1900 automobile production was stopped. Motorcycles were produced until 1938.


There was only one model produced. It was a small car. For driving attended two air-cooled engines, which together levies a power of 4.5 hp. The body offered on two benches, which were mounted in the direction of travel, room for four people. The purchase price was 2500 guilders.