Archive for the ‘Yellow Pedal Car’ Category
Not your mellow yellow, rather a yellow delight! The unique styling from the 40′s + 50′s by Dexton Toys, shines thru with a brilliant yellow lead-free Powder Coat finish, a stunningYellow Pedal Car Tow Truck, equipped with working hoist, ready to rescue any stranded motorist. Could it be a Sedan, or a Coupe, you guess- rather a Jalopy Roadster ! Many Pedal Cars mimick careers, that are reflected in the full-size autos of the day. Surely , this Pedal Car is a great symbol of – the truly decked out Jalopies, Classics and Hot Rods we see today, crusine on down Main Street in local towns and suburbs. Remaining mindful of our cars mechanical condition, and attending to the required maintenance, can keep us from becoming stranded and calling this beautifully crafted Yellow Pedal Car Tow Truck. It is common for the electrical system to up and quit, or it’s the common flat tire w/ the Spare being flat also. However – we never want to admit to our Wife, or friend that we ran out of Gas, right? And if you commute in the urban areas like LA, you surely don’t want to get stuck on their dangerous freeways; or be the reason that others were hurt do to your cars mechanical failure. Today – Pedal Cars are on the rebound, because their charm just cannot be extinguished. Isn’t it reassuring to know if necessary, we can call on Mellow Yellow?
While we jet into the 21st century, there are still some of those enthusiasts, that want to reminisce the Good-ole-Days, the days when families grew up on farms, and sat down for a home-spun meal each evening. Some people love to reflect on the Sock-hops, and Oldies Jukebox that echoed the Rock-n-roll of the 50′s. Kids would play outside, with G.I. Joe sets, Barbie Dolls and scoot around the yard in one of the Sadface Pedal Cars. These miniture cars mirrored the actual autos of the day. Not only did they resemble the automobiles, they mimicked the careers of the day, like a Yellow Pedal Car Tow Truck. Many attractive ornaments were added to captivate a childs attention – with bells, horns, lights, hoses, and guages, giving reason for a child’s fascination with Pedal Cars. Today – Pedal Cars are on the rebound, because their charm just cannot be extinguished.
Regardless of what period of the 20th century, you grew up in- Kids always found a way to play. Children have always reflected what the parents modeled, whether they were pretending to be the Doctor, the Cook, or toting Dad’s briefcase as the Professor. Down thru the decades, it’s always been a joy to see Kids driving off in their tiny Pedal Car, just like Mom and Dad. Ride-on-Toys came onto the scene by the late nineteenth century; by the early 1900′s Henry Ford’s passion for making automobiles, led to the fabrication of Pedal Cars, that mirrored the powerful and attractive autos of the day. As Pedal Cars became more popular, accessories were added to enhance the play experience. They were equipped with working headlights, horns, and rotating propellers; while some could flip the hood and tinker like a mechanic, other Fire Trucks had wooden ladders and hose-reel for the ‘Lil’ Fireman, while the charming Yellow Pedal Car Tow Truck gave the child the experience of rescuing a motorist with working bell and tow hook. Today – Pedal Cars are still around, re-kindling the spirit “Back-in-the-Day” for children and collectors alike.
For many, Antique Pedal Cars represent fond memories of youth when kids all over the neighborhood pedaled these vehicles up and down the street and in the driveway after school, on weekends or during the long, hot summer days. Antique Pedal Cars represent a time in our society when driving a car had a special place in our youth. For the boys, you could often find them behind the wheel of the sleek Racer Pedal Car, which was inspired by the famous Ferrari F2 Racers of the early 1950′s. Other Grand Prix vehicles were also highly popular pedal cars, you might even see toy gas pumps from Shell, Standard Oil or even Texaco alongside the driveway as the youngster pulled up their Racer for more fuel. Little girls were also fascinated with Antique Pedal Cars such as the Pink Sedans or Model A’s, which had them pedaling all over the neighborhood just as fascinated by the experience as the boys were with their pedal cars. Some of the most popular ones were Red Fire Trucks, Black Police Cars, and Yellow Pedal Car Towtrucks were often seen during the heyday of Antique Pedal Cars. Kids would often imagine themselves putting out the fire in the building, or chasing down robbers or rescuing a stranded motorist, manifested career operators, behind these solidly crafted, beautifully constructed pedal Ride on Toys.
Not your mellow yellow, rather a yellow delight! The unique styling from the 40′s + 50′s by Murray, shines thru with a brilliant yellow lead-free Powder Coat finish, a stunning Yellow Pedal Car, equipped with working hoist, ready to rescue any stranded motorist. Featuring- ball bearing drive, adjustable pedals, trimmed with a chrome windshield, side rails, real ringing bell, steering wheel and hub-caps; accented with an official red light and custom graphics, and crank chain lift. Surely, this beautiful Gem, will make for hours of imaginative play, and bring memories for a Lifetime.