Saxon was an produced by the automobile Saxon Motor Car Company, from 1913 to 1923. The company was based in Detroit and then Ypsilanti, Michigan.
Originally, in 1913, Saxon offered a small two seat
roadster, that featured either a 2- or 3-speed rear axle gearbox, priced at $395.00. It had [1 ] headlights, as an extra option. In 1915, electric lighting was standard.
Also available in 1915 was the Saxon
Six, a five-passenger tourer, with a 30-35 hp (22-26 kW) six, electric starter and headlights, on a 112 in (2845 mm) wheelbase and 32×3½-inch (81×8.9 cm) wheels, all for US$785. [2 ]
In its peak year of 1916, 27,800 Saxons were produced. After 1921, later models were known as the Saxon-Duplex. The last Saxon cars were sold in 1923.
See also [ edit ]
^ Clymer, Floyd. Treasury of Early American Automobiles, 1877-1925 (New York: Bonanza Books, 1950), p.205.
^ Clymer, p.154.
References [ edit ]
The New Encyclopedia of Automobiles, 1885 To The Present Clymer, Floyd.
Treasury of Early American Automobiles, 1877-1925. New York: Bonanza Books, 1950.
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