Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Hollywood comedians were a fan of the Powell scooter, made right in Los Angeles


  1. Niles Daily Times Niles, Ohio March3, 1961 Headline: Motor Scooter Plant will Open Here. Front page picture of the new president and the folding scooter, planned on initial production of 200-300 a month ramping up to 1000 a month. American Motor Scooter Co. of New York. $300.00 Never saw one, my dad bought the factory for our auto business and the name was a ghost on the showroom windows.

    1. I'll be darned. Scooters and go karts were a sure thing in the early 60s