Your pedal car will eventually gain the appreciative value of the listed cars above. Very little investment, for maximum inflation values. We predict the limited editions will increase in value the fastest. Of course, others just want a stylish, all-metal ride-on toy car for their child, and at the same time helping them to get their exercise. So what are you waiting for?
Vintage military jeep pedal car toy. Cool | Toy pedal cars
There is a fair amount of woodwork and metalwork that goes into the making of a project like this. Electric motor This toy car is powered by a starter motor and using a war surplus hydraulic transmission. This is a project on my wish list. If I was to make one, I would use at least one if not two electric scooter motors on each of the rear wheels. It just so happens that I managed to salvage not one but two from the local dump — they both work perfectly. They were part of a pair of Razor branded electric scooters made for kids.
But he was captivated, just like the adults who bid on them. Vintage toys continue to be hot in the secondary market, and pedal cars still fascinate collectors. I think a lot of this has to do with nostalgia, but smart collectors also appreciate their design and durability. Toys today have shorter life spans because the majority of them are made with plastic.