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12V Convertible Ride-On Car

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About this product


  • Run time of up to 50 minutes on a full charge
  • Maximum speed of 3mph
  • Suitable for children aged 3 – 8 years old

Product overview

• Powerful 12V battery makes it easier to ride up hills and slopes
• Run time of up to 50 minutes on a full charge
• Suitable for children aged 3–8
• Maximum speed of 3mph
• Loads of fun for children up to 30kg
• Remote control allows parents to stay in control
• Plug in any MP3 player with a standard (3.5mm) headphone jack into your car to listen to your own playlists
• Finished in red - perfect for girls and boys
• Enjoy yourself with the electronic and pressure horns as well as built-in engine sounds

Take to The Road
Great for kids aged three to eight, this ride-on car opens up a world of adventures. This stylish, metallic red, single-seated car can go up to 3 mph and carry any child weighing up to 30kg. With flashing lights, working horn and an auxiliary port to listen to your own playlists, your kid will have plenty to play with.

Backseat Driver
The ride-on convertible car is the ultimate in backseat driving. Using the remote control, you can turn the car away from obstacles, reverse it out of dead-ends or stop it still – all while your child enjoys the ride. The car allows you to plug any MP3 player with a standard (3.5mm) headphone jack straight in for your own in-car radio, using the supplied lead.

Charging Made Easy
Easy to charge, the car comes with a sealed lead acid battery installed under the seat and a mains charger - just plug in and charge. A full charge will run the car for up to 50 minutes dependant on load and conditions. Spare batteries are available (Order Code: 2x L21AC) to keep the fun going on even longer.


Recommended ages 3 to 8 yrs
Max weight of child 30Kg
Max Speed 3 mph
Weight 18 Kg
Length 1110 mm
Width 630 mm
Height 510 mm
Electronic features Lights and sounds, remote control
Colour Red
Capacity 4.0 AH
Voltage 12 V
Battery type Sealed lead acid
Max run time Up to 50 minutes
Power supply 14.5V 1000 mA
Recharge time 6-8 hours

what age is the car for please ?

Asked by: alan
Suitable for children aged 3–8
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-11-06

I need a spare remote and instructions for this car. where would I go and what remote operates this car

Asked by: nicoleks
On this occasion, Maplin does not stock a product that exactly meets your requirements, or indeed anything close enough to offer you as an alternative.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-11-01

Do the doors open?

Asked by: Leia1972
The doors do not open.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-29

can you get a replacement remote control unit

Asked by: grandpa bob
Unfortunately not.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-26

Do the battery’s need replaced after a while ? Our car has stopped working so should I try replace battery ? If yes , Which type of battery do I buy to replace old one ? 

Asked by: Leanne
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-10-17

How do you controlle it with a controller

Asked by: Ghhfd
Locate the button inside the car which says pedal/remote, once this has been pressed you can control using the controller.
Answered by: James
Date published: 2017-10-15

Hi could you tell whats with the different prices for N28EL and N79EP? Same car different price

Asked by: laura12
N28EL is an older model that is being discontinued.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-09-11

Can you buy a replacement charging lead?

Asked by: April199
Unforuently we do not stock a replacement 14.5V 1000 mA charger for this item.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-07-29
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