X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Lexus Genetic Select Customizes Cars Based on Your DNA

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Coinciding with the 2018 New York Auto Show, luxury performance automaker Lexus showed off something highly unexpected – a new offering designed to offer the ultimate in automotive customization. Partnering up with DNA analysis company 23andMe, they plan to build cars catered to your exact genetic makeup.

zoom in

With Lexus Genetic Select, No longer will you need to decide on things like paint or interior colors, as those will be automatically matched to your DNA. Simply provide a small saliva sample, and in about 2 days, you’ll have a custom-fitted vehicle optimized to your genes. The system will choose from 20 models, 55 trims, 47 wheel options and over 100 color combinations based on your DNA. Even attributes like your sensitivity to the sun will be used to decide whether or not to include a sunroof, and the size of the cupholders will be based on how much coffee you drink.

The video below provides a brief overview of the Genetic Select service:

Crazy stuff, eh? Buyers can sign up for the Genetic Select service starting on April 1, 2018. Scroll down for more information.

 

 

Oh yeah, I forgot to mention one thing… APRIL FOOLS!

Deals in The Technabob Shop



This is Ground Music Dopp Kit

This is Ground Music Dopp Kit

Giant Dart vs. Bulletproof Glass

Giant Dart vs. Bulletproof Glass

Universal Lens Cap 2.0

Universal Lens Cap 2.0

Advertisement
2019 Yenko/SC Stage II Camaro Channels the ’60s with 1000 hp

2019 Yenko/SC Stage II Camaro Channels the ’60s with 1000 hp

2018 Audi TT RS Coupe Review: A Turbocharged Fist-Full of Exotic Fury

2018 Audi TT RS Coupe Review: A Turbocharged Fist-Full of Exotic Fury

Ford Expands GT Production… Again

Ford Expands GT Production… Again