Ford’s Vibrating Stick Shift Helps Novice Drivers Change Gears

Ford’s Vibrating Stick Shift Helps Novice Drivers Change Gears
technology

Open source software and hardware from an XBox created this custom shifter that provides a more intuitive driving experience.

Ross Brooks
  • 29 july 2013

Some people learn to drive an automatic because it’s more convenient, others learn because shifting gears manually poses too much of challenge – thankfully an engineer at Ford has created a device that will make life easier for the second group.

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