The proper grip of the steering wheel starts with the hands at the 9:00 and 3:00 positions. Contrary to the 10 and 2 o’clock positions you probably learned in driver’s school, you have greater range of motion and control with your hands in the 9 and 3 o’clock positions.
There is, however, one distinct advantage of 10/2:
This can obstruct or obscure your spouse’s view of the speedometer and avoid commentary upon how fast you’re driving.
Your automotive interior — or, for that matter, your spouse — may vary.