In 2009, 80 years since the beginning of the production of Russian motorcycles. The country's first motorcycles were manufactured in Izhevsk, in 1929, under the name "IL". Mass production of motorcycles began at the Izhevsk Machine-Building Plant in 1946. For 60 years, was released about 12 million motorcycles of various models. During its long history of Izhevsk production motorcycles passed the test of time and roads dozens of countries. Kalashnikov Concern "Izhmash" - unique in its kind, the company with a rich history. It is known far beyond Russia through such areas as: motorcycles, industrial equipment, precision instruments, the world-famous Kalashnikov assault rifle and other weapons. For almost two centuries brand Izhevsk plant is the best guarantee of quality and deserves the highest performance. Due to its high reliability, convenience and simplicity of operation and maintenance, as well as affordable motorcycles IL are in high demand in the domestic market as well as in the Middle and Far East, Eastern Europe, Central Africa and South America. In the domestic and export markets has been steadily increasing demand for OEM parts for motorcycles "IL". Izhevsk production parts manufactured by the original manufacturing process in accordance with GOST, far superior to many fakes.