Bannor Toys: Wooden Cars

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There is something about toy cars that just scream Boy! to me. And even though they are just a car they can still be so much for. They can be a car, a race car, a rocket, or even a plane. They are fast, slow, silly. They break down, their tires get flat, and require several pit stops and trips to the gas station…all in 5 minutes or less.

Bannor Toys: Wooden Cars

Bannor Toys 1Bannor Toys sent my boys three beautifully made wooden cars. I must confess that my boys had never had wooden cars, and even though they are all about their Hot Wheels they welcomed these beautifully made wooden cars to their fleet.

What I like the most about these wooden cars is that they let my boys’ imagination thrive. Their metal cars can fly and whatnot, but these wooden cars can be from nowadays, or how about the prehistoric era, even futuristic; they fly and roam the roads looking for trouble. A car such as these can be anything and everything because they do not have any strings attached. They are not painted a certain color, they are not intended to look a certain way. They simply are.

Bannor Toys Wooden Cars As soon as we got these wooden cars my boys warmed up to them quite fast. I honestly doubted they were going to be so happy but I guess mothers can be wrong now and then. Even though they are not the top favorite the Bannor Toys wooden cars are always being carried around the house with all the other cars.

Bannor Toys Wooden CarsIt always amazes me when my boys figure things out before I do. When I saw the cars, which came in a beautiful fabric bag, all I saw was 3 cars. But it was J., my 3 year old, who figured out what each car was.

For example, the photo above is a bus! To me it looks like the Fred Flinstones’ car, doesn’t it? Just with tires.

The cars are so beautifully made. The edges are all rounded, there is no rough patches. It is all smooth and perfect.

Bannor Toys Wooden Cars This is my favorite!! It is so cute. A simple car; but in the mind of a child it can be a race car, a family car, a SUV, or just what it is: a wooden car.

No limitations. And that is something I love. I like toys that insite imagination and creativity. There is no fun in a toy that only works for one purpose, and one alone. I would rather have my boys be able to create and imagine a world of their own, one that follows their rules (like flying cars!).

Bannor Toys Wooden Cars This guy here. Well, I am still undecided on what he looks like. Although the website says this car is a convertible, it still reminds me of an old-school fire truck.

This is J.’s favorite cars. You can say that these wooden cars are his since his brother is all about ninjas and Hot Wheels. But mister J. is more than happy to have such amazingly cool cars all for for his own.

Bannor Toys

Of course Bannor Toys has more than just wooden cars to offer. My other favorite are their wooden blocks. Simple yet full of creativity dust. With these you can build anything from bridges, castles, and towers to the Great Wall of China!


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Find Bannor Toys online.
Model T Car: $12
3 Jalopies: $18
Classic Convertible Car: $12


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  • Susan McNeill
    April 22, 2013

    LOVE these. So cute and they will become an heirloom for the next generation!

    • Sofia
      April 22, 2013

      I never thought about them becoming a heirloom, but now that you mention it I will, for sure, save this for my grandchildren (in many, many, maaaaany years down the road)

  • Erinn S
    April 22, 2013

    Those are adorable. I f I could do baby all over again, I would use a classic toy theme. I think it is so adorable!

  • Natalie Z
    April 22, 2013

    How fun! With 3 boys, we are definitely all about cars so I will have to check these out!

  • Kristy - Savvy and Sassy
    April 22, 2013

    I love wooden toys! These look so nice and they can be passed down for generations to come!

  • Terri Ramsey Beavers
    April 22, 2013

    Oh my, these are so cute. I love finding wooden toys, they just don’t make toys like they used to.

  • Tammy S
    April 22, 2013

    I love toys like this. It reminds me of when we were kids. We had good quality toys that lasted for years. Toys like these cars never go out of style. Love them!

  • Alaina Bullock
    April 22, 2013

    I love wooden toys! These are especially cute, and look very well made! They will last for a long time!

  • Maggie C
    April 22, 2013

    These are really cool cars! They look like something my brother had when we were little. These would be great heirloom toys.

  • amber whitehead
    April 22, 2013

    These are cute. I love wooden toys because they last.

  • JDaniel4's Mom
    April 22, 2013

    These are so well made! We have so like these. They are wonderful.

  • Michele
    April 22, 2013

    These are beautifully made! And you are correct when you say imagination can fly high and wild with them! So glad your son enjoys them. I also like “no rough spots” to cause minor cuts and bruises!

  • Margarita Ibbott ~ @DownshiftingPRO
    April 22, 2013

    What a great picture montage. I love that you put them on a wooden fence. Very creative.

  • Tesa @ 2 Wired 2 Tired
    April 22, 2013

    Those are really cute and look like they would last generations. I love traditional and old fashioned toys like these. My kids would have loved them when they were little.