Helpful Tips When Buying A Steel Toy Pedal Car

April 24, 2013

Helpful Tips When Buying A Steel Toy Pedal Car

Choosing a steel pedal car for your child may look simple at first, but there a few points to consider before purchasing.

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.

Toy Steel Pedal Cars
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 carson 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.

Also in Blog

How to Set Up The Best Play Kitchen For Your Little Chef
How to Set Up The Best Play Kitchen For Your Little Chef

March 21, 2020

Building your own play kitchen at home means you can customise it to suit your child’s individual personality. 
Read More
How Imaginative Play (Especially Kitchen Play) Develops Children’s Skills
How Imaginative Play (Especially Kitchen Play) Develops Children’s Skills

March 14, 2020

Play is essential to a child’s development because it contributes to their cognitive, physical, social and emotional wellbeing.
Read More
 Sandpit Toys
Outdoor Play with Sandpit Toys for Sensory Joy!

October 25, 2019

It’s no secret that getting outside and exploring has endless benefits for children as their senses develop by exploring the world around them. By engaging all of the senses (seeing, touching, tasting, hearing, and smelling) children are able to improve memory, refine motor skills, and develop social and problem-solving skills.
Read More


WIN Purchase $$ Back when You Sign Up

Each month we're rewarding our subscribers for their loyalty by offering them the chance to WIN 100% Of Their Purchase Price Back

Not currently subscribed? Subscribe & when you make your first purchase we'll enter you into this month's prize draw too!

As a HipKids VIP member you'll also get priority access to exclusive sales, new products and "free gift" offers, all delivered straight to your inbox.