Simply put, three-year-old Evan received a Lightning McQueen Power Wheels during the Christmas of 2009. Unfortunately, after three years of wear and tear, the thing needed some refreshing, due to worn wheels and more. His father decided to do a lot more than just swap out the wheels. Continue reading for a video and more information.
We decided to upgrade the oem plastic wheels to metal rims with rubber tires. From that point more modifications were added every few weeks. Now, Evans Lightning McQueen Powerwheel is equipped with an aluminum back half chassis, dual sealed gel batteries with an output of 24 volts, a 500 watt .66 horsepower electric motor, disk brake, throttle modulated variable speed control with reverse and sparco battery cut off switch.