Here are some more pinewood derby car ideas; ranging from a tank to the slippery penguin pinewood derby car.
The tank pinewood derby car
- One of the coolest cars on the track (pun inteneded) was the slippery-sliding penguin. It was definitely the most economical cars of the derby.
“The Super Slider” penguin pinewood derby car.
My pink sidestep pickup. This was originally designed to add a motor in the back. Note the driver-side wheel runs high (less friction on the track).
Weighing in at about two pounds, D'Bomb was realy fast off the starting gate but slowed to a crawl by the time it reached the finish line.
This car holds a secret compartment and a ball-bearing that moves around the car as it hits the straightaway at the bottom of the ramp.