Race Track Birthday Cake

Race Track Birthday Cake

This racetrack cake is one of three cakes I made in the same day for a combined brother and sister birthday party. The cake is triple chocolate, frosted in buttercream frosting and then covered in fondant. I used a 8 inch round cake and a 8 inch square cake to make the number five shape. The cake itself … Read more

Coolest Cars Race Track Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars Race Track Birthday Cake

My nephew is into racing. When I made this race car birthday cake for his 7th birthday, he was also into the movie Cars. This is the cake I came up with. Cars Race Track Birthday Cake Instructions I baked a 13″ x 9″ cake and cut out the inside of the 7 (v shape). … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Birthday Cake

Coolest Race Car Track Birthday Cake

As you can see from the photo, this race car track birthday cake with made in celebration of a young man’s 8th birthday and resulted in a huge smile of appreciation. Race Car Track Birthday Cake Instructions I made two layers of cake in two 9by 13 inch pans, one white cake and one chocolate. … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Cake

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Cake

I wanted to make my grandson’s birthday cake this year.  He absolutely loves cars, race tracks and mud, so I decided to build a cake around that theme. I baked two cakes.  One was in a round 9′ cake pan and the other in a 9×11′ pan.  After both were baked and cooled, I cut a … Read more

Number 8 Race Track Cake

I was excited when my son turned 8! He was into racing tracks and cars. What a perfect combination for making a cake… a number 8 race track cake. I baked 2 round 20cm cakes, chocolate and caramel mud. I levelled the cakes identically, slicing the tops off. I also cut the ends of each … Read more

Coolest Hot Wheels Racetrack Birthday Cake

Coolest Hot Wheels Racetrack Birthday Cake

For my youngest son’s 4th birthday, we went with a Hot Wheels theme.  He LOVES cars, so it was a no brainer. To create this Hot Wheels racetrack birthday cake I made two 11×15 sheet cakes, one in chocolate (Wilton’s chocolate grooms cake) the other white (Wilton’s yellow cake).  I made one 6″ round cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Birthday Cake

Coolest Race Car Birthday Cake

This race car birthday cake is a 12″ round white cake with homemade buttercream frosting. I made the race car out of gum paste and it was actually easier to make than I thought it would be. If you want to make one, all I did was Google how to make a race car out … Read more

Coolest Vegan Racetrack Cake

Coolest Vegan Racetrack Cake

My toddler J wanted a racetrack cake for his 3rd birthday. I was a bit worried because I thought it was going to be hard to find the necessary supplies to make it. As a mother of five with a vegan diet it can sometimes be difficult to embark upon a cake creating journey. My … Read more

Coolest Bathurst 500 Race Track Birthday Cake

My partner decided he wanted a Bathurst 500 cake for his birthday, he didn’t really expect to see one though. After Googling for some time I found NO Bathurst 500 cakes so it was up to me to be creative. At the beginning of the week I made some gumpaste signs that indicated different corners … Read more

Coolest 3rd Birthday Racetrack Cake

Coolest 3rd Birthday Racetrack Cake

This 3rd birthday Racetrack cake was actually very simple to make – I used two round cake pans with two store bought cake mixes (vanilla). I cut the edges so they would fit nicely and placed the cakes together on the board. Then I used butter cream icing all over the top and sides – … Read more

Bryce’s Cake with a Road

Bryce's Cake with a Road

When I asked Bryce what kind of cake he wanted me to make for his 3rd birthday he said he wanted one with a road on it.  As I browsed through pictures on the internet, he watched over my shoulder, indignant if I stopped on one that did not have a road.  “I need a … Read more

Figure 8 Racetrack Birthday Cake

Figure 8 Racetrack Birthday Cake

My son has asked me to make his birthday cake this year.  “What do you have in mind?” I ask, thinking he’s probably going to ask me to make him a Titanic cake like he did last year.  I shudder at the thought.  “I want a Shelby Mustang!” he replies eagerly.  Ummm…ooookay.  My mind begins … Read more

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

I had decided to plan my son’s party and make his 2nd birthday cake all based on the Disney Cars movie, because of his love of playing with cars, hot wheels, and anything that generally rolls. We have also watched the movie a couple of times and he seemed to really enjoy it. After looking … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Birthday Cake

Coolest Disney Cars Birthday Cake

This Disney Cars birthday cake is the birthday cake I made back in Feb. for my son’s 3rd birthday. He loves all the Disney Cars movies and I wanted to make him something really special. He had become a big brother in November, so I wanted to go the extra mile for his birthday! The cake … Read more

Coolest Third Birthday Track Cake

Homemade  Third Birthday Track Cake

My son got the first Cars movie for the Christmas before his birthday and has been obsessed ever since. You’ll be able to tell from my description of this Third Birthday Track Cake that I am not familiar with cake terms, but was still able to make a cake my son loved! For the cake … Read more

Coolest Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

This Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake was one of the first homemade ‘cool’ cakes I tried to make for my son’s 3rd birthday. He was OBSESSED with Cars and wanted everything Lightening McQueen at the time. I knew I wanted to do something with the racetrack, so I merged a couple of ideas and pictures I … Read more

Coolest Demolition Derby Cake

Homemade Demolition Derby Cake

I made this Demolition Derby Cake for my son’s 3rd birthday. I got the idea because he loves watching his uncle compete in demolition derbies and I knew he would love it. The cake is a 12×18 chocolate cake. The frosting is chocolate and cream cheese. I started by buying a package of cheap metal … Read more

Coolest Race Track Birthday Cake

Homemade Race Track Birthday Cake

This Race Track Birthday Cake was only my 2nd attempt at cake decorating so if I can do it anyone can! The cakes are two 8in rounds. I used one chocolate buttermilk sheet cake recipe (originally for a 9×13). One box mix would work too. I cut a little off the ends of both and … Read more

Coolest Race Track Birthday Cake

Homemade Race Track Birthday Cake

I made this Race Track Birthday Cake for my son’s 4th birthday. He wanted a race car cake. I used 3 and half cake mixes for this cake. I made 2 9*13 cakes, put them together and used 8*8 to make the mountain and little garage. I used Wilton’s buttercream icing recipe to make my … Read more

Coolest Nascar Birthday Cake

Homemade Nascar Birthday Cake

My husband is a huge Nascar/Jeff Gordon fan and since it’s his birthday and on his job, the birthday boy is expected to bring a cake for the crew. I made a big Nascar Birthday Cake for them. I made two 11×15 cake layers each 3″ high. Once cooled on wire racks, I wrapped and … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 11

For my sons 2nd birthday I decided to make a Nascar cake. I purchased a racecar cake pan, which came with edible decals. I chose Rusty Wallace since he drives the #2 Car, but there are many drivers to use from. The cake mix and frosting that came with the cake pan were not very … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 3

This turned out to be one of those tricky race car picture cakes because I didnt use a car-shaped pan. I made if for my grandchild. It is a rather funny, but cute cake, modeled after a ’69 Mustang. I enjoyed doing this and my son, Daniel, 16, helped me with the logistics of it. … Read more

Coolest Homemade NASCAR Birthday Cakes – Race Tracks 7

I used the race car cake from Family Fun website. It was a great recipe but I found that the green sprinkles it called for did not look that great. I chose to use the Wilton grass tip to make grass out of icing. I think it taste much better and looks better too. The … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 11

For my sons 2nd birthday I decided to make a Nascar cake. I purchased a racecar cake pan, which came with edible decals. I chose Rusty Wallace since he drives the #2 Car, but there are many drivers to use from. The cake mix and frosting that came with the cake pan were not very … Read more