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Hamster Steers Massive Truck To Prove How Easy They Are To Drive (VIDEO)

16/09/2013 10:00 | Updated 15 November 2013

Volvo thinks its new trucks are easy to steer. So easy they gave the job to a hamster.

The Swedish car giant built a steering mechanism attached to a hamster ('Charlie') wheel, and then had a driver direct the animal inside to run left or right by holding a carrot.

Oh, and the 15-ton truck was on a narrow road above a quarry at the time.

Check out what happened next in the video...

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