Driving a Car with Pliers As a Steering Wheel Is a Hilariously Dumb…

Imagine you're the police. Imagine you're in your police car. Imagine eating a donut. Imagine complaining about life to your partner. Imagine seeing a car with two obviously blown tires drive by. Imagine pulling that car over. Imagine seeing that the driver driving the car was using a makeshift steering wheel made… » 7/23/13 8:26am 7/23/13 8:26am

Watch A Steering Wheel Fall Off In The Middle Of A Race

You can prepare for a lot of things, but how does a driver prepare for his steering wheel popping off in the middle of a race? But, that's exactly what happened at Saturday's Porsche GT3 Cup sprint race at Sebring. » 2/10/12 2:30pm 2/10/12 2:30pm

IBM Steering Wheel Takes In-Car Entertainment To A New Level

The normally stuffy suits at IBM must've raided the ex-Xerox PARC labs for their latest project, as it's a bit out of left field. IBM is working on a steering wheel that has the ability to read a driver's lips and also serve as a drum machine. It does have some practical uses, as well — as if anything could be more… » 6/18/08 6:40pm 6/18/08 6:40pm

Takara Steering Wheel Has Integrated Navigation

We've been seeing GPS navigation veer away from the traditional dash- or windshield-mounted form factor, like with the rear-view mirror, but now we have the Takara CSW steering wheel that includes the navigation built directly into the steering wheel. Unfortunately, it's not a big, pretty LCD screen, but rather a… » 4/08/08 4:30pm 4/08/08 4:30pm