Pedal Cars & other Pedal Toys - FREE SHIPPING!!!
Pedal cars are often our first exposure to America's fascination with the automobile.
Every kid dreams about their first car and every adult looks back
fondly at their first ride. But for most of us, our first experience
driving a car is almost always the pedal car.
Today, the pedal
car, like many other classic toys, has become a collector's item
fostering numerous clubs, books and magazines. Even museums now feature
antique pedal cars as part of continuing or touring exhibits.
pedal car is the kind of toy that all of us wished for as a kid. It is
so evocative of our childhood, that most of us are overcome with a flood
of memories and emotions from the past when we come across these pedal
Whether you are a kid, a kid-at-heart or a toy collector,
one look at these classic styled pedal cars, fire trucks, racing cars,
airplanes and tricycles makes you yearn for the simpler times of your
Pedal car designs often reflect their individual decade's
romance with the auto and with the need for speed. Pedal car
manufacturers like Gendron - one of the true pioneers in the field -
even hired important car designers to give their pedal cars - like
Gendron's 1940 Pioneer Roadster, a streamlined style evoking a feeling
of power and speed..
In the 1950's pedal cars were such an icon
of popular culture that they were widely featured in advertising. Today,
a custom pedal car can cost as much as $4000 and antique styled
replicas of classic pedal cars range in price from approximately $150 to
as much as $1000 - while authentic, licensed Bentley and Bugati designs
cost almost $9000 each.
Our search for pedal cars and other
pedal toys concluded with our selection of the following great products.
Each is brand new - but evokes the magic of classic designs from
yester-year and each metal car, plane, trike, tricycle and firetruck can
be handed down from generation to generation - an heirloom gift that
transcends time, brings families together and puts a smile on young and