Driving One Handed

7.5.2018
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Whitney Bailey
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Whitney Bailey

Ellie Smith demonstrates how she drives with one hand using a keyless entry and ignition and a unique adaptation to her steering wheel.

Steering Wheel Adaptation

Ellie uses a Lodgesons Lollipop adaptation that attaches to her steering wheel. She states the adaptation has the following functions:

  • Front/Back Screen Wash
  • Main Beam
  • Left and Right Indicator
  • Horn
  • Cancel Indicators/Hazards
  • Front Windscreen Indicators (On and Off)

Ellie is able to perform these functions all with a touch of a button.

Jump to 00:44 in the video to see how she operates her steering wheel while driving with her little brother as her passenger.

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