The century old quest to create motorized skates for the masses


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


Wow, the precursor to the Segway.