Where to Find a Toddler Race Car Bed
Would you like your toddler to race off to bed instead of feeling like your bedtime ritual is stuck in slow-moving traffic? Making bedtime playful can support your toddler in cooperating with you when it comes to getting them to bed on time.
What better way to accomplish this than with a race car bed to hop into for a good night’s sleep? Whether you’re making the switch to a big kid bed or simply want to support your toddler in having more bedtime fun, a race car bed is a super cool way to put the brakes on bedtime stalling and get your little one to zoom off to sleep. Here are 5 beds to check out and even a DIY hack that can help.
If your little one loves Disney, look no further than Kohl’s Disney/Pixar Cars Wood Toddler Bed by Delta Children. This bed is easy to assemble and has two high side rails for your toddler’s safety. It’s crafted from solid wood and perfect for children aged 15 months and up.
- Bed frame easily wipes clean.
- Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) Certified.
- Fits a full-size crib mattress.
• Assembly can be tricky.
This realistic race car bed features tires, decals, and headlights that light up, giving your kid ‘auto-matic’ nightlights. The bed is constructed from a sturdy plastic and metal combination with a built-in storage drawer underneath. It’s perfect for transitioning from a crib to a bigger bed.
- Easy to assemble.
- Fast delivery.
- Ships in three big boxes.
If red isn’t your favorite color choice for a relaxing nighttime bed frame, then check out this twin car bed that gives you four colors from which to choose. This racer features a spoiler headboard, wheel accents, and faux headlights. Make sure to have a screwdriver handy as this isn’t included for assembly, but according to the online description there is “no motor oil, gasoline, or routine maintenance required!”
- Easy and quick assembly time.
- Comes with sticker decals.
- Works with a standard box spring mattress.
• Guardrails are not included.
4. Wooden Racecar Toddler Bed with Built-In Bench and Bed Rails by KidKraft
This low-to-the-ground race car toddler bed makes it easy for your toddler to jump right in. There’s a built-in bench added to the front so stuffed animal friends or bedtime books can go for a nighttime ride, too. This bed fits most crib mattresses and does come with toddler bed rails to keep your child safe.
• Cheaper than many other options!
• Ships separately.
5. Verrett Blue Twin Race Car Bed by Furniture of America
This platform bed comes with a slat kit so all you need is a mattress and you’re ready to speed off to your bedtime. This car comes in red or blue and its speedy-looking design is sure to be a winner for years to come.
- Realistic looking design.
- Easy assembly.
• No bugs on the windshield with this one.
Make Your Own Race Car Bed
If you’re looking for a more crafty way to turn your child’s bed into a race car, there are several different things you can try. There are DIY plans you can buy on sites like ETSY that give you all the instructions you need. Then it’s up to you to buy the necessary items and put it all together.
If you fancy yourself a woodworker, there are videos on YouTube you can check out that give you step-by-step instructions on how to craft a wooden race car bed for your child. Just make sure you’ve got your power tools and safety goggles ready to go. (Click here for an example.)
Whether you choose a pre-made race car bed or decide to build one yourself, a super cool race car bed can be just the extra drive you need to get your little one excited about bedtime!