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Lightning McQueen Power Wheels Ride on Toy

Updated on March 12, 2014

Lightning McQueen Power Wheels

Riding Lightning McQueen Power Wheels is fun for any kid that loves this favorite Disney/Pixar Cars 2 character. Can you imagine their pleasure at driving their very own Lightning McQueen car?

This ride-on toy from Power Wheels is battery operated to give them an almost realistic driving experience, the car can be ridden by your kid across any hard-smooth surface, or grass terrain. As though that was not plenty, the Power Wheels Lightning McQueen can even communicate with your kid. Your child can select one of three sound modes, namely; English phrases and racecar sounds, Spanish phrases and racecar sounds and Racecar sounds only!

Kids can now bring the fun and adventure of the hit movie Cars 2 to life, as they test drive behind the wheel of their very own, talking Lightning McQueen racecar. And don't worry your little tike won't be getting a speeding ticket in the near future. This adorable Power Wheels racecar will keep your little one safe, this Lightning McQueen car's high speed maxes out at 3-1/2-mph, whether driving forward or reverse, while stopping on a dime using its power lock brake technology.

The Fisher-Price Power Wheels Lightning McQueen has been a perpetual favorite, since it was launched. From the beginning this kid sized race car has had overwhelmingly positive reviews from satisfied kids and their parents. It is made by Fisher Price, so the quality is top notch and constructed with the highest standards of safety in mind. In the rare case you happen to need a a part, it is easy to get replacement parts from the manufacturer.

I just love how this ride on toy looks, it mimics Lightning McQueen's remarkably well, bringing out the charm and impishness that is so much a part of Lightning McQueen's unique personality.

Vehicle is refreshed with new colors and graphics and a new rear spoiler.

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The Lightning McQueen Power Wheels Ride on Toy is great choice all around.

On the Kids end, this ride-on toy is a great favorite mostly because they just love it. They find it easy to use, it looks good, and it represents a well loved cartoon character.

When you get the Lightning McQueen Power Wheels you know you are getting a ridding toy your child will love as well as a quality product that should last a child for some years. The toy is geared towards children between 36 months to 7 years, and therefor it is made to last for 4 years with reasonable care. When and if something does get damaged you can easily replace damaged parts through Fisher Price.

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Lightning McQueen Power Wheels Features

Three sound modes: English phrases & race-car sounds, Spanish phrases & race car sounds and Race car sounds only!
Cool race-car sound effects and actual voice phrases from the movie add to real driving fun

  • 3.5 mph max. forward & reverse
  • Two Speeds for Beginners and Advanced Users
  • (low speed for normal cruising, and high speed for maximum 3.5 mph racing)
  • Drives on hard surfaces and grass
  • Power Lock Brake System
  • Sturdy frame provides durability and safety
  • Includes 6-volt battery and charger
  • Backed by Power Wheels One Year Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty


Young Boy Ridding his Own Lightning McQueen Race-car

Learning how to drive young!

5 stars for Lightning McQueen Power Wheels

Lightning McQueen Power Wheels Reviews

Most appreciated is how much the child loves playing with it. A close second is how easy it is to set up, with most of the car coming pre-assembled and that the kids only take a few minutes to get the hang of driving this battery operated car.

User Review: My son is 4 years old and I was afraid it would be too small, but it fits him just right and I'm certain to get 2 good years out of it! He was so excited when he came home. My recommendation is to take some time off work or take some time before your child comes home because if it is a surprise for he or she then just know that some assembly is required, sticker placement, screwing on the front bumber and spoiler, etc. Plus the car's battery has to charge for at least 18 hours before it's first use. At least you'll know ahead of time now so that when yours comes you can follow my instructions and enjoy it 10 times more with your child.

Here is a summary of what users say about this kids ride on toy:

  • The assembly instructions where clear and easy to follow
  • The steering has a fair amount of play in it, but overall turns fairly easily
  • The tires are a great quality and does NOT leave skid marks on carpet
  • Some complaints that this car only has seating for one child, so they cannot share their driving experience with a sibling or friend
  • Another complaint is that because it only has a 6 volt battery, it can feel slow for an over 5 year old.
    I have heard of people turbo-charging their Lightning McQueen Power Wheels with 12-volt and 24-volt for a faster speed, but this will possibly void the warranty, so proceed with caution.
  • On the other hand, parents with children in the younger age bracket, though find this a plus (makes supervising the child easier).
  • Any child who loves Lightning McQueen is going to love riding around in their very own car.

This toy is a long time purchase, that can be used for a few years.

Before Buying Check These Points

  1. The Lightning McQueen Power Wheels ride-on toy is made for the average 3 - 7 year old, so if you are planning to buy it for a younger child to use now, they should be the height of an average three year old, or they will not be able to reach the paddles.
    An alternative choice could be the "lil" version (Power Wheels Lil Lightning McQueen) of the same car
  2. Also on the other side, the car can handle a maximum weight of 65 lbs
  3. Prior to using this toy, you will need to charge the battery for 18 hours
  4. Though the Product Description says the "sound box" requires 3 AA batteries, this seems to be a mistake, and you will need one AA battery

What do you think of the Lightning McQueen Power Wheels?

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      samir 4 years ago

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