Incredible new invention lets men wee behind the wheel of their car

Rob Waugh

An inventor has come up with what he claims is ‘one of the greatest technological breakthroughs of the 21st century.’

It’s a gadget to let men have a wee even when they’re behind the wheel – with urine discreetly trickling into any bottle or can.

The £19 ‘Car Pool’ was funded via KickStarter and has a tube which fits over any bottle or can, forming a urine-tight seal, and is designed to stay in position during a journey.

Inventor Eric Bert, 36, of Brooklyn, worked as a structural engineer and says he often found himself caught short behind the wheel.

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Bert says, ‘ ‘I would be at the top of a bridge hundreds of feet high and wouldn’t have anywhere to go to the bathroom. Then a lightbulb went off in my head and I came up with the idea for The Car Pool.


‘At this point I decided I really wanted to do something important with my life, make a change on a global scale, do something that would make the world a better place, not only for our generation, but for our children, and our children’s children, so I quit my job and developed The Car Pool.

‘It took me a long time to come up with the final design and find the materials to develop one of the greatest technological breakthroughs of the 21st century.’