One of the most popular Christmas gifts to give kids is a brand new bike. Children’s bikes, scooters, ride-on toys and electronic battery-operated cars for kids rate high on many kids wishlists at Christmastime. With the many Black Friday and Cyber Monday discount sales going on, now is the time to buy a kids bike, scooter or motorized vehicle for kids of all ages to enjoy riding on.
Knowing what the best selling bikes and electronic cars for kids are helps to reduce the confusion of what bike, scooter or electronic car to buy for the kid on your Christmas list. Oftentimes the “best selling” Christmas toys or gifts for kids and those deemed to be the “most popular” don’t have the same gift items listed. If you’re looking to buy a kids car or bike for Christmas, browse this list of the best selling kids bikes and motorized cars for kids before making your purchase, because the discount deals are virtually limitless.
Best Selling Bikes and Electric Cars For Kids
Strider PREbike Balance Running Bike – Designed for children, ages 1 to 5, the Strider running bike holds several advantages over ordinary beginner’s bikes. With the Strider PREbike, there are no “tricycle tip-overs” or “training-wheel wobbles” to create a fear, hesitancy, or dislike of bike riding. The Strider running bike helps toddlers learn balance and coordination before pedaling, which develops glittering confidence. The Strider teaches your child balance, coordination and develops glittering confidence. Trikes and bikes with training wheels don’t. Traditional bicycles place too much of the focus on learning to pedal–skimping on developing your child’s motor skills. And tricycles are heavy, clunky and difficult for kids to control. Color choices are blue, red, yellow, orange, pink or green.
YBIKE Balance Bike – Designed for kids 1 1/2 to 3 1/2 years old, the YBIKE Balance Bike is designed to help young toddler kids learn to ride a bike with good balance and coordination skills. The bike’s safety-oriented design helps kids learn the basics of riding without risking injury. The front wheel is considerably farther forward than on most children’s bikes, creating a bigger turning circle, making it less likely that kids will fall over the front when turning. The pair of back wheels makes the bike easier to balance while still allowing the child to lean side to side when turning. Each time your child rides, he or she will come closer to understanding how a real bike works. In addition, the back wheels are partially covered by the seat, keeping kids from riding over their feet, and the YBike’s large wheels and high ground clearance let kids ride safely on almost any terrain, including pavement, grass, or even sand.
Schwinn Boy’s 12-Inch Grit Bike – The Schwinn Boy’s 12-Inch Grit Bike is an ideal bike for the beginner rider, equipped with a parent push handle that actually steers the bike while the child learns how to steer and pedal. This push handle easily is removed when the child learns how to ride alone. Wide street tires make the bike very stable and gives a comfortable ride. The fully enclosed chainguard keeps the child clean and safe. Heavy duty training wheels for stability and a quick release saddle adjustment for growing children. Front and rear fenders keep the road grit off the rider. Includes a watter bottle and cage mounted on the push bar.
Spider-Man Bike with 12-Inch Wheels – Recommended for kids 2 to 5 years old, this Spider-Man-themed 12-inch BMX bike with heavy-duty steel frame is built for stability and comfort, is ideal for bicyclists-in-training thanks to its set of secure training wheels. Features include variety of Spider-Man decals and graphics dispersed throughout the bike, rear coaster brakes for sure stopping, pneumatic 12-inch knobby tires, a reinforced seat, and a fully enclosed chain guard for maximum safety. This 12-inch Spiderman bike is very popular for young kids and is listed among the best selling kids bikes, which can be assembled in under 30 minutes.
PlaSmart PlasmaBike – This PlaSmart PlasmaBike for little toddler kids is a fun ride-on bike that helps to develop balance, coordination and motor skills. It requires no batteries, gears, pedals or training wheels, but is just a fun, encouraging and progressive start to riding bicycles. Children as young as 18 months old can enjoy the freedom of riding without the added complication of training wheels or anxiety of having to hold their balance too long, too early. Unlike most balance bikes, wide wheels assist children in keeping PlasmaBike upright in a stopped or stationary position, giving children added confidence and promoting self-esteem. The wide wheels and limited steering range enhance balancing capabilities and provide a smoother transition to a conventional 2 wheel ride. Weighing less than 8 lbs, the PlasmaBike is lightweight, with a 55-lb weight capacity, and is easy to transport to playgrounds or when the child tuckers out! Color options are Red with black accents, or Black with red accents.
Razor Scooters – Razor scooters are extremely popular ride-on “toys” that come in sizes, weight limitations and colors for kids, tweens and teens, and adult size scooters. Razor kick scooters and electric Razor scooters tops the list of many kids and teens for very good reason. They are Fun! Recommended for ages 5 and older, the pictured Razor A is the original Kick Scooter, will support a rider up to 143 pounds, and is a handy ride-on scooter to get your child from point A to point B much quicker than on foot alone. Color options for the Razor A Kick Scooter are blue, red, green, pink, black, hello kitty and sweetpea.
Best Selling and Most Popular Motorized Electronic Cars for Kids
Power Wheels Disney/Pixar Toy Story 3 Lil’ Quad – Designed for kids 1 to 3 years old, Toy Story fans will enjoy a comfortable ride on this battery-operated quad for little tykes, featuring Buzz Lightyear details and colors. With footrests and a low seat that’s easy to straddle, the Lil’ Quad is designed for the safety and comfort of toddlers. A large button on the right handle bar moves the quad forward at a maximum speed of two miles per hour, while letting go of the button stops the four-wheeler quad from moving. After teaching your child how and when to steer, turn, and stop, he or she will be riding bravely toward the rescue just like their hero Buzz. This adorable riding toy for toddlers can be assembled in about 20 minutes.
Power Wheels Thomas & Friends Thomas the Tank Engine – Recommended for babies/toddlers 12 months old and up, this adorable battery powered Thomas and Friends ride-on toy allows toddlers to go Chugga-Chugga like a choo-choo-train. This toddler-friendly ride-on features step-up sideboard footrests for easy on and off, push-button operation for simple stop and go, a contoured, high-back seat for a secure and comfortable ride, and signature Thomas & Friends styling. It is recommended to ride outdoors only, goes a maximum of 2 miles per hour, and includes a 6-volt battery and charger. Consumer reviews of the Thomas & Friends Tank Engine are very positive, at a very reasonable price for the holiday season.
Power Wheels Disney/Pixar Cars 2 Lightning McQueen – Recommended for kids 3 years old and up (65 lb weight limit), kids can bring the fun and adventure of the hit movie Cars 2 to life, behind the wheel of their very own, talking Lightning McQueen racecar. Cool racecar sound effects and actual voice phrases from the movie add to real driving fun. Designed for outdoor use on hard surfaces and grass, this vehicle features three sound modes that include real Cars 2 movie phrases in English or Spanish and race car sounds, and drives forward and reverse at a maximum speed of 3-1/2 mph. Colorful racing decals, a rear spoiler, and a side-mounted dual exhaust highlight its durable red plastic exterior. And for added safety, the interior features smooth contours and rounded edges to protect against cuts and scratches.
Power Wheels Tough Talking Jeep Wrangler – Designed for kids 3 years old and up, with a maximum weight limit of 130 lbs, the Power Wheels Talking Jeep Wrangler comes equipped with a microphone that includes fun sound effects, a real voice-amplifying speaker, pretend radio, roomy cargo storage in the back, 12 volts of battery power for kids to have fun putting the pedal to the metal! Driver-friendly features include a high speed lock-out for beginners and Power Lock Brakes, with a comfortable, roomy interior for two riders. The Jeep Wrangler is a real driving machine, with two speeds forward (2.5 & 5 mph max.), plus reverse, and rugged tread tires that perform on both hard surfaces and grass. Driving a “real” vehicle gives kids a feeling of independence, accomplishment and self-confidence. Learning how to go forward and backward, change speeds, steer, stop and go is good for the development of motor skills and balance.
Power Wheels Barbie KFX 12V – Recommended for 3 to 6 years old, this pink and powerful Barbie Power Wheels powers through the toughest backyard driving conditions like never before—over ruts, wet grass, gravel, mud and more. Realistic Kawasaki ATV styling and sporty Barbie graphics make it fun to drive, with a twist grip throttle that revs it into high speed. Drives two speeds forward (2.5 and 5 mph), plus reverse. Equipped with high speed lock-out for beginners and power lock brakes. Includes 12-volt battery and charger. Your daughter and little girl on your list will love riding around the driveway on this Barbie vehicle by Fisher-Price. She’ll feel all grown up on this pretty pink bike, which features stylish Barbie decals. The four large wheels ensure she’ll experience a smooth and powerful ride.
Finding Christmas bikes for kids, or the oh-so-popular electronic vehicles and scooters for kids to drive and ride around in, is simply a matter of looking where the best deals and discounts are. Price comparison shopping is always a smart thing to do, especially when many deals on bikes include FREE Shipping!