To clear things up, outside of the Wii Remote and Wii Wheel motion control scheme, you’ve got the option to use the Wii Remote with Nunchuk combo, and you can choose to use either a Classic controller or GameCube controller to play.
Time to compare the Wii Remote Versus Wii Wheel controls of the racing game.
Nintendo of America’s Melvin Forrest explains why the Wii Wheel makes the controls a little easier to steer and isn’t just “fo sho”.
PS: Apologies, apparently these videos aren’t available to people in Japan, UK & Canada. Blame MTV America.