This Modular Toy Car Has Steering and Suspension Like the Real Thing

Toy cars are a compromise: the simple ones "drive" like a roller skate, and the really serious ones are too intricate (and expensive) to just hand over to a mere child. Modarri Cars wants to change that with fun, customizable, modular toy cars with spring suspension and steering just like the real thing. » 2/19/14 7:00pm 2/19/14 7:00pm

Your Very Own Optimus Prime Can Dance to JT Too

I’ve seen quite a few R/C cars in my day, but I’ve never seen one that actually transforms » 10/28/08 7:45pm 10/28/08 7:45pm the way Optimus Prime can. The RCRC (or Remote Controlled Robotic Car) offers four modes for your entertainment: robot, truck, sports car, and robot-tank. And I definitely hope I don't meet whoever was controlling that RCRC out …

Hand-burned Toy Cars Spell Disaster For Human Race

What better way to prepare your children for the coming apocalypse than to give him a car that's already been pre-burned by hand? Not only will your kids get to know exactly how NY is going to look in the year 2076, they'll be prepared for any car bombs, forest fires or nuclear explosions should it hit before then. The … » 12/25/07 10:00am 12/25/07 10:00am

Tomy Q-Steer Choro-Q Cars Now Controlled by Cellphone

Make way for the latest iteration of the Tomy Q Steer (also known in the States as Microsizer or ZipZap), and this one's called the Choro-Q, a teeny tiny toy car that can be controlled with an infrared remote. Its latest next-gen trick? Now you can even steer the little thing with your cellphone. It's just 1.5 inches… » 10/11/06 9:36am 10/11/06 9:36am