These are the 10 Best Electric Cars for Kids
Driving is a relaxing and enjoyable experience for most people, and some of us got a real head start from a very young age. I remember as a kid my father used to put me in his lap and let me pretend to drive… Ah, the good old days!
Luckily, things have improved a lot in these past few years. Manufacturers started making safe electric cars for little people so they can learn how to drive, while being eco-friendly. Driving is not only fun as pretend play, it actually develops children’s social and motor skills, as well as their independence. Not to mention the hours of enjoyment they can have!!
Most electric cars for kids are suitable for children aged from 2 to 9 years old, but weight is more important to consider than age when shopping for your little one.
Every child is different and if you want them to be safe, make sure you follow the strict guidelines manufacturers suggest. Teaching them good habits from a young age is a great way to ensure they will grow up to become responsible consumers as adults.
Here is a look at some of the most popular and coolest electric cars for kids on the market today:
- 10. Lamborghini Aventador SV Ride-On Sports Car
- 9. Best Choice Go Kart Racer Ride-On Car
- 8. First Drive Polaris Slingshot
- 7. Kids Ride-On Car Mercedes Benz GT
- 6. Vosson Kids Jeep Car
- 5. McLaren Ride-On Sports Car
- 4. Big Toys Direct Mini Cooper Kids Electric Ride-On Car
- 3. Bahom Kids Ride-On Car
- 2. Maserati Truemax 12V Quattroporte GTS Ride-On Car
- 1. Bentley Continental Supersports Ride-On Planet Electric Car
Best suited for children aged 3-8, this luxury sports car will surely give your little one a taste for speed. It can go up to 3.7 miles per hour, and it is one of the best vehicles on our list to drive on the road.
Your child can steer it him/herself from the cabin, or the adult can control it with a remote control. It also features the Lamborghini scissor doors they are known for, so they can get the real experience. The maximum weight it can carry is 66 lbs, so be mindful of that.
This one is designed for the little dare-devil adventurous type. It is operated by a foot pedal accelerator and an adjustable steering wheel, which gives your child a real racing experience.
It goes from 1.5 to 2.8 miles per hour and its design is sure to please the little racer.
The kid-sized version of the original Polaris Slingshot is very similar to the adult version. It is one of the fastest children’s electric cars with a maximum speed of 5 miles per hour.
Seats 2 children and it is great for a little older kids, as it can go on rough terrains as well as smooth roads.
This is one of the best two-seaters on the market and it can hold up to 88 lbs. It features the Mercedes Benz grille, three speed modes as well as remote control steering assistance, radio, USB and auxiliary connectivity.
Your little one will drive in style and the parents will be grateful that it is a safe and comfortable ride as well as fun.
This jeep electric car is so cool, your little one will fall in love with it. The larger wheels make this ride quite comfortable on any terrain.
Featuring three gear shifts, an adjustable seat belt and a maximum speed of 4 miles per hour, this beauty also comes equipped with built-in auxiliary for your kids music or story time.
Your child is never too young to get a taste for sports cars, and this one will definitely impress. A sleek design, it also sounds like the real adult version.
When you start the engine it gives that vroom-vroom noise that you will not tire of even as an adult. Suitable for children between 3 and 6 years old.
Mini Cooper fans will be thrilled to let their little ones experience a comfortable ride with this mini machine. Suitable for 2-4 year olds, your young ones can get a little taste of luxury.
The kids can control the gears themselves, or the parents can override them with the remote. Push- button start up with the vroom noise little ones love.
This one is another beautifully designed stylish ride-on car. Little girls or boys alike will love to go for a drive with a sibling or friend as it seats two. It features real engine sounds, horn and adjustable seat belts just like in their parents car.
Its sound system is also one of the favorite accessories the kids and parents alike enjoy.
Maserati’s attention to detail is obvious in the mini version of their vehicles as well. It has two motors which allows for the vehicle to climb small inclines, a comfortable suspension and an auto safety brake.
Not only is it safe, but it also comes equipped with LED lighting and a sound system with MP3, Aux and a pre-saved music library.
Inspired by the mighty Bentley Continental, this is definitely one of the safest choices for any parent when they want their little one to enjoy their first vehicle. The wider wheels allow for better stability on the road, but the manufacturer does recommend the little one doesn’t venture on any rough terrain.
Best suited for flat surfaces, 2-5 years old can learn independence while the parents can have piece of mind with the handle from under the front bumper which they can maneuver themselves.
Honorable mention: Peg Perego John Deere Ground Force Tractor
Although we didn’t put it in our top ten , we feel the Peg Perego John Deere Ground Force Tractor with trailer deserves an honorable mention.
This is a special tractor which the little helpers will simply adore. Perfect for use in your garden, children will feel special carrying their tools and other toys with them all while being safe. This Italian company is well known for their emphasis on safety, so you can rest assured that you made a great choice.
This sums up our list of the best electric cars for your kids, so happy shopping!