Born Without Limbs: Nick Vujicic Drives A Car For The First Time

You might not heard of Nick Vujicic, but he is quite famous as the motivational speaker with Tetra-amelia syndrome, a disorder which causes people to be born without limbs.  With his indomitable spirit and determination to perform day to day activities, watch as he achieve yet another milestone in his life – driving a car.

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The show is titled “Born without Limbs” featured in a TLC documentary. In the show, Vujicic talks about his struggles, his family life with his wife Kanae and his two-year-old son Kiyoshi and driving for the first time.

“Ever since I was a kid, the burning desire in me was to do what everyone else could do,” he said in a preview for the show. This desire along with the unwavering support of his parents saw Vujicic push through his disability to live an amazing life.


With the help of a U.S. company, they customized a car for him where he will be controlling the vehicle with his mouth and prosthetics.   After some initial hiccups, they successfully fitted the car  in order for him to maneuver with ease.

“I can’t believe I just drove! That was surreal,” he said after taking a spin

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