carbon fiber

Porsche Panamera

by Rau December 28, 2012

For the past several decades, if you wanted a Porsche sedan, you were out of luck. That changed in 2009 when Porsche introduced the Panamera at the 13th Auto Shanghai International Automobile Show in Shanghai China….

Ford Raptor Steering Wheel (video)

by Rau November 6, 2012

A loyal Rau customer recently became the owner of a Ford Raptor and wanted us to customize the steering wheel and shift knobs with carbon fiber…

Mercedes-Benz Gallery

by Rau October 16, 2012

See some of our Mercedes-Benz projects…

Bentley Gallery

by Rau October 15, 2012

The very first steering wheel William Rau made was for a Bentley Continental R in 1993…

Mercedes-Benz Week

by Rau September 5, 2012

Here’s all of Mercedes-Benz Week in one easy to find blog post.

Mercedes-Benz Week (day 5)

by Rau August 24, 2011


Mercedes-Benz Week (day 3)

by Rau August 22, 2011


Range Rover Week Day 4: Range Rover Sport Carbon Fiber Interior (video)

by Rau July 12, 2011

We understand wood isn’t for everybody. People have different tastes. Who’s to say who’s right or wrong? For this reason, we offer many carbon fiber options…

Not Your Ordinary Steering Wheel

by Rau November 4, 2010

Remember the red Ferrari in Bueller’s Day Off that crashed through a glass wall and landed at the bottom of a dirt slope? Thankfully it was only a stunt car spruced up to look like a 1961 250 GT California Spyder. I always find the sight of a damaged Ferrari (even the stunt models) unnerving. […]

From Traditional Walnut Burl to a Radical Crimson Fiber in an AMG

by Rau September 23, 2010

After 17 years, much of our clientele has worked with us on previous projects and most of our work is for customers outside the Los Angeles area; whether they are   dealers, automotive specialists or private enthusiasts. Once in a while, a “local” engages us in a new challenge. A Mercedes ML 63 AMG owner got […]

BMW X6M – Custom Carbon Fiber Steering Wheel

by Rau September 18, 2010

Since a custom steering wheel can greatly improve the affinity for one’s vehicle and driving Freude, some repeat Rau customers take the opportunity to complement a new car with their own idea of a perfect steering wheel. In this case the customer had previously purchased two steering wheels from us, a piano black wheel with […]

Happy New Year 2010

by Rau January 1, 2010