Mini car, minicar Mini car, minicar Published Dec 7, 2001 12:18 AM Gadgets SHARE by John B. Carnett DaimlerChrysler’s Gem is a bare-bones electric vehicle. The entire instrument panel fits on the steering shaft (left). Doors are optional, and the interior is rubber (center). Brake lights are set into the back of each seat (right). Gadgets MORE TO READ RELATED Great gifts for the nerdy runner in your life I'm a nerdy runner myself, so you can trust me on this one. READ NOW RELATED 11 gifts for the person who cooks your dinner Gifts for your husband, wife, mom, dad, roommate, whatever. RELATED Gifts for your bald friends Help your follicularly-impaired colleagues get a-head of the game.