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Category: Puzzles

Rating: 4.6 / 5.0 (321 votes)

Released: 2013-07-28

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Melissa & Doug Car Carrier by Melissa & Doug

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Melissa and Doug
Recommended Age
3 – 3 years
Melissa & Doug
5.75″ x 12″ x 3″

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  • This fantastic truck picks up and delivers four colorful cars
  • Cars are compatible with wooden train tracks
  • Easy-load and lower ramps provide two levels for the vehicles
  • Exceptional Quality and value
  • Quality wooden construction


Melissa & Doug Car Carrier

Editorial Review

Load, raise, and haul four new vehicles along an imaginary highway with the Car Carrier from Melissa & Doug. This quality, all-wood truck makes it easy to load four brightly colored cars onto a long ramp that folds into a two-level carrier, allowing your child to deliver the vehicles wherever they may need to go!

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Car Carrier
  • Ages: Three and up
  • Requires: Ready for play
At a Glance:
  • Sturdy wooden construction
  • Design encourages imaginative play and development of fine motor skills
  • Car carrier and individual cars work on multiple surfaces, including wooden train sets
Melissa and Doug Car Carrier

“Easy-load and lower” ramps provide two levels for the new vehicles. .

Hit the Road with Sturdy Wooden Construction

The Car Carrier is made with an eye for sturdy, dependable detail that allows your child to play for hours without interruption. The long ramp folds easily along its hinges, which encourages and facilitates your child's exploration with the way certain hinges and constructions may move to create new formations. This design encourages imaginative play while simultaneously promoting coordination and the development of fine motor skills.

When its ramp is unfolded, the Car Carrier measures 5-3/4 by 12 by 3 inches (H x W x D). At this size, the toy is small enough for young hands to grab and push or pull along, but large enough to necessitate full-body movement if the child wants to move the Car Carrier along wandering paths.

Experience Different Terrains

Though the Car Carrier works fine on all terrains, our testers found that the smooth, plastic wheels turned most easily on surfaces that create some friction, like carpet or short grass. In addition, the individual cars can, of course, continue on their own journeys separate from the car carrier itself. Cars are also designed specifically to fit with wooden train sets, allowing for speedy play along racetracks and with other vehicles.

About Melissa & Doug

Started in the garage at Doug's parents' house in 1988, Melissa & Doug has become one of the most popular toy makers in the world. Its toys have garnered dozens of awards and have been widely featured in national media.

Melissa & Doug toys meet all US consumer product safety regulations. The toys are tested at the factory of origin during various phases of the production process to ensure they meet the company's stringent safety requirements. In particular, the paints and coatings on Melissa & Doug toys are tested frequently to meet or exceed government recommendations limiting heavy metals and lead in children's items.

What's in the Box

Assembled car carrier and four cars.

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