Kids love to take the wheel on dads pickup but that’s always not a good idea. Well this is the solution. Give them a realistic to scale version of your trusty Ford pickup. The F-150 features an engine under the hood that looks just like the real deal. It has rear view mirrors and a windshield that would make them feel they’re driving a real car. Chunky large tires make the car perfect for off road fun, of course that’s what they always wanted to do with dads car. It even has a truck bed to allow them to ferry the make believe groceries and whatever else they might want to for you.
Let the little big men drive around lending you a helping hand in their F-150 and you’ll have a responsible youngster wanting to be more help than a resource hog. The F-150 has a top speed of 3mph which is safe for running ti on sidewalks, the yard or the driveway and it even has a reverse gear engaged at the press of a button. Learning how to drive it is going to be a lot of fun.
The F-150 is a perfect gift to get them started on understanding driving responsibly. It is powered by a 6volt battery, with charger. The top speed being 3mph ensures they maintain a safe pace. The car is shipped in a CKD (completely knocked down kit) which can be easily assembled using the clear instructions in the included booklet. The rear view mirrors are realistic and give them an added sense of realism while driving around in their pickup. The flat bed has enough space to ferry a few pounds of stuff.
Even two year olds would be able to manage this car without a problem. The stickers on the bodywork add to the appeal of the car. The battery life is three hours. For a two year old even an hour in the truck is a lot of time they rarely have that long an attention span. It takes around 8 hours to fully charge the battery after it runs flat. The accelerator plus automatic brake is on an easily accessible floor pedal.
The small form factor yet sturdy build of this car ensures your little one can easily use the car and not have to worry about rough road it too much. The sturdy plastics actually mean that the car can be used for a couple of years by a two year old and then handed down to another two year old to be easily reused. The battery runs for an impressive 3 hours on a single charge. A six volt battery powering this car that does up to 3mph is included in hte package along with the charger.
Dimensions: 47 x 21 x 25 inches; 95 pounds
Weight: 48 pounds
Power: 6V LiAh battery with charger (included)
Material: plastic, metal
Customer Reviews and scores
This car retails at $149.97 on amazon.com with 3 to 5 day shipping. It has had forty two customer reviews of which thirty seven rated it 4stars or above. That is a rating of 4+ by over 88% of the buyers, pretty impressive. This is an ideal gift for your 2year old to give him a sense of responsibility and increase the fun element in their lives.
Contrary to some peoples thoughts that it might make the toddlers lazy it actually makes them more active as they spend time cleaning and maintaining the car as well, it’s a tool to inculcate the responsible attitude towards ones possessions.