Talk About Realism: Nissan's Car Gaming System

from the seems-like-an-expensive-gaming-system dept

We've heard of stories of people buying old car seats and setting up other tricks to make driving video games feel "more real," but Nissan is taking things to the next level by building a concept car around an Xbox 360 for the driver. It can only be played in park, and (of course) features a racing game that lets the "driver" use the real steering wheel, brake and gas pedals. Of course, it's just a concept car that will never actually hit the market -- but it should provide some inspiration to the various car modders out there who want to add something a bit more fun to their vehicles.

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    Anonymous Coward, 29 Dec 2005 @ 1:23pm

    Re: yeah great...

    So people are so clueless that they're going to forget that they're not playing a game anymore while driving home because they're not conscious about it? Yeah, sometimes I forget after playing GTA3, and plow over people on the sidewalk because I'm not conscious about it...

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