There should be no sharp edges, the pedal assembly must be fully adjustable in order to fit a growing child and the paint coat finish must be lead-free as exposure to lead has been proven to retard the physical and mental development of a child. In addition to this if you are purchasing online, take every measure to ensure that the supplier you are purchasing from is a reputable supplier. A suggestion here is to ensure that the supplier has a contact phone number advertised on their site.
If they do, ring the phone number and ask some questions. By doing this you will very quickly get a sense of whether the supplier is genuine or not. Also make ensure that a warranty will be provided.
If you are seriously considering purchasing a Steel Pedal Car for your little motor enthusiast these great toys do have some definite advantages over their rival battery powered plastic toy cars. The obvious one being that they much more sturdier than the battery operated cars, and if looked after, can be passed down from generation to generation. In addition to this they allow your kids to have fun peddling around while at the same time help improve their motor skills and physical abilities.
Most steel toy pedal cars on the market today are vintage-inspired from vehicles and trucks of the 1930s and 1940s. Their retro designs also allow these great toys to be beautiful show pieces when not in use.
There is wide variety of steel pedal cars available online. They can be quite expensive to purchase and Shipping isn’t cheap either due to their size. Most pedal cars bought online are delivered 80% pre- assembled. All that is required is to clip on the steering wheel and the four wheels and the car and your child are ready to go.