Pedal car


1959 (made)


Length: 152.5 cm overall

MISC.22-1977 MoC

Metal child's pedal car 'Austin' made in England in 1959

Open top car made from red painted metal with a brown plastic seat, white painted metal steering wheel and driving control panel. The bonnet opens to reveal a panel representing the engine.The two head lamps are battery operated and can be attached to electrical connections under the bonnet. The boot opens. The car has rubber tyres with metal hub caps.

Given by Mr R. Sergeant

Location: Museum of Childhood, Moving Toys Gallery, case 8

View this object on the V&A website