Google Maps Driving Simulator Will Not Teach You How To Drive

Anyone who thinks this 2D Google Maps driving simulator will teach you how to drive, here's a heads-up. It won't. You will crash into buildings at 97 MPH in downtown Manhattan. But, it's a fun Google Maps mash-up. [geoquake] » 8/04/09 6:45pm 8/04/09 6:45pm

Tomy Turnin' Turbo Dashboard

Remember the days without Playstation, without Forza Motorsport 3, without actual driving? As kids, we had only one thing to simulate the amazing feeling of driving a car: the Tomy Turnin' Turbo Dashboard. » 6/26/09 5:30pm 6/26/09 5:30pm

Homemade Driving Sim Cockpit Made of E30 Parts, More Realistic Than…

The cockpit of many modern cars may make the driver feel like they're in a video game, what with drive-by-wire steering, floppy-paddle gearboxes, and an array of electronic nannies. But what about a video game that makes you feel like you're in a real car? Thats what one Bimmerphile over at r3vlimited was apparently… » 5/29/08 1:20pm 5/29/08 1:20pm

Beyond Safetydome: Toyota Develops Full-Size Driving Simulator

In an effort to make safety engineering seem like an even cooler profession, Toyota has developed a full-sized automotive simulator. In order to simulate real-life driving conditions, Toyota stuffed a Lexus IS into the middle of a gigantic tilting dome on a 120-ft rail. If you slam on the breaks the dome tilts… » 11/26/07 11:15am 11/26/07 11:15am