Ray Russell’s Gadabout was the “car of tomorrow” before the “car of tomorrow”


Hollywood didn’t make a movie about it, but for the record, Ray Russell was calling his new-fangled Gadabout “the car of tomorrow” by 1944, several years before fellow Michigan inventor and auto pioneer Preston Tucker used the same words to describe his now-legendary Tucker 48.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/10/13/ray-russells-gadabout