Q:

What is a footprint gas pedal?

A:

Quick Answer

A footprint gas pedal is a metal cover shaped like the print of a bare foot that fits over an existing gas pedal. The pedals are usually chrome and black. The barefoot pedal is designed to work with most original equipment manufacturer accelerator pedals.

Continue Reading
What is a footprint gas pedal?
Credit: Doug McKinlay Lonely Planet Images Getty Images

Full Answer

Typically, the footprint pedal attaches to the previous pedal with a bracket, and no drilling or alterations are needed. Once installed, the bracket is not visible. Each pedal is about 11 inches long, about 5 inches wide, and it weighs around 1 pound. The overall design is intended to be reminiscent of a 1960s barefoot hippie style.

Learn more about Car Parts & Maintenance

Related Questions

Explore