Dockless scooters have been all over the news lately as the next big thing, but revamping personal mobility is hardly a new idea. Just ask Mike Dreschler. We sure would like to. We just have to hear about his crazy motorized skates and the photo of him filling up at a Connecticut Sunoco station in 1961.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/08/30/the-century-old-quest-to-create-motorized-skates-for-the-masses