SAYS is Malaysia’s social news network. He can ride a bike, open the fridge and microwave on his own, use a computer and drive a car with his feet — virtually everything we can do Richie can do with a bit of determination and creativity. There’s not a whole lot that’s gonna stand in my way,” says the man who takes pleasure in solving engineering challenges. We’ll send a list to your inbox, once a day. But that wasn’t his way. He was born with bilateral amelia, a non-genetic birth defect in which limbs aren’t formed.

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Richie Parker shows that with passion and determination anything is possible. Get highlights of hottest news and must-share stories every day. Opening the car door of a Chevy Impala SS with his chin and shoulder.

Parker’s computer components are set up on the floor so he can use his feat to work them. How does he drive nascarr no hands? Clicking in his seat belt with his shoulder and cheek.

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More About Shop Help Newsletter. This and a longtime love of cars led naturally to a career as an engineer. But that wasn’t his way. Have something to say about this? Parker first became interested in cars zrmless his teens, wanting to drive but with many saying he could easily just take a bus or taxi.


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About Contact Us F. Born without arms, he has heard through his whole life that there were things he simply could not do. Richie analyzes data to make specs changes that maximize race car performance. Watch live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.

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Inspiring Story of How an Engineer With No Arms Designs NASCAR Vehicles – TheBlaze

It’s not with his knees as many people with hands are known to dangerously do at times — it’s nascwr his feet and a modified disc he can turn on the floor.


Eight years ago, Richie’s drive and love for cars led him to apply for an internship at Hendrick Motorsports and a thoughtful decision by Hendrick engineering manager Rex Stump gave Richie the opportunity of a lifetime.

Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime. Having dealt with not having any qrmless since birth has lead Richie to develop a number of interesting solutions. If your dog eats grass, do this everyday.

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There’s not a whole lot that’s gonna stand in my way,” says the man who takes pleasure in solving engineering challenges. He does everything with his feet and face. Richie Parker, 30, grew up with a chorus of doubters telling him what he couldn’t do without hands – ride a bike, drive a car or find a good job. And starting up the engine by turning the key with his toes.