ParkPre popped up as one of those companies that said they made stuff for other companies, then suddenly decided they could do it themselves. Well I hope they didn't quit their day jobs, because they didn't last long in the North American marketplace.
825 - 825 means "eight to five", or, the steel tubes in the frame go from .8mm thick at the joints to .5mm in the middle of the tube. It was a pretty cool steel bike actually. This one has a cool newer Manitou fork too.