From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dolson Automobile Company
Automobile Manufacturing
Industry Automotive
Genre Touring cars
Founded 1904
Founder J.L. Dolson
Defunct 1907
Headquarters Charlotte, Michigan, United States
Area served
United States
Products Vehicles
Automotive parts
Dolson Automobile Company of Charlotte, Michigan - 1906

The Dolson was a brass era automobile manufactured in Charlotte, Michigan by the J.L. Dolson & Sons from 1904 to 1907. They later changed the company name to the Dolson Automobile Company. The Dolson was a large car with a 60-horsepower engine. They offered a seven-seater touring car, that in 1907 cost US$3,250. It was advertised as the "Mile-a-Minute" car. They also offered smaller vehicles, with chain- and shaft-driven 20 hp flat-twins, and a shaft driven four of 28/30-horsepower.


  • Georgano, G.N. (1968). The Complete Encyclopedia of Motorcars, 1885 to Present.