Tag Archives: Custom Pedal car

Why won’t my Custom wagon and/or stroller steer where I want it to? ie. What is Steering Ackerman?

This is a question I have had many times. It usually comes in the form of a question about a problem with a custom Radio Flyer Wagon someone has built. and it goes like this…. “My wheels turn to far … Continue reading

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1/4 scale R/C bodies are perfect for your next custom stroller build!

Hey all, I have had a few people send me pictures of their custom stroller builds over the past few months. These guys are using 1/4 Scale Remote control car bodies and build custom stroller frames underneath. As you can … Continue reading

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Navarro Pedal Car built for the Petersen Automotive Museum

Mike Herman at H&H flat heads in California built this sweet pedal car for the Petersen museum last year. The money raised at auction for this creation was $4,025.00.   They decided to build the 1932 into a Navarro Lakester … Continue reading

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Peterson Museum “Deuce Week”

They’re modifying pedal cars again for charity. This time for under privileged children. The idea is to set up a fund to help kids come to the Petersen automotive museum and help develop future gear heads. Starting with the stock … Continue reading

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Troy Trepanier’s modified pedal car for the JDRF auction in 2007

I was looking through an old hard drive and found these pics of one of my favorite cars that were built to raise money for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s auction about five years ago. As you can see it … Continue reading

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Making Daddies cool since 2002!

Here at Mycooldaddy we have been building and modifying Pedal cars and Radio Flyer wagons for the past 8-9 years. The builds that have been completed along with the builds that were just started are all chronicled here. Please use … Continue reading

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Handbuilt hotrod strollers.

These are a few photos I found online almost six years ago. The builder of this stroller obviously has some serious skill. The stroller wheels in front look to just be loose or not turning with the steering wheels input, … Continue reading

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The wheels are in! The Wheels are in! We finally have the perfect Alloy wheels for your project.

Hey all, The shipment of alloy wheels has arrived and they look great. I had been looking for a wheel supplier for the 5-6 projects the guys had going on at the shop. After contacting several suppliers about ordering and … Continue reading

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Our 32 Ford stroller.

Hey all, Thought I would post up a pic of the Stroller I made about 3-4 years ago. I started with a 32 ford pedal car and fabricated a frame and steering unit. This allows the stroller to pushed and … Continue reading

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Why we buid these Wagons/Strollers.

Hey all, I have been going through my pic library to find some wagons for inspiration for those looking to build and/or modify a Radio flyer wagon or pedal car for your children. In the past 4-5 years I have … Continue reading

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My name is Chad Erickson. I own South Central Imports/SCI Performance in Minneapolis,Mn. South Central Imports/SCI has been a VW/Audi repair shop since it opened its doors in 1976. I purchased the shop in 1996 after working at a local … Continue reading

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