The diversification of its activities led to the production of bicycles, the success of which would later lead it to venture into the automotive industry as well. The model shown here was one of several produced by the brand during the 1950s.

The company eventually ceased producing vehicles and components. Dürkopp today is best known for the production of industrial sewing machines. Sewing machines has been an activity has served the company very well as its main business area even as is evidenced today, now under the name of Dürkopp Adler.