Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 6

My 5 yr old requested a Hotwheels cake with real flames for his birthday, and this is what we came up with! Basic supplies needed: Wilton 3D car cake pan, icing, cake sparkles (used blue, and red) and chocolate cream Oreos for wheels. Wilton car pan came with directions and baked up great. I did … Read more

Cool Homemade Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

Homrmade Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

This Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake is really a simple cake to make, approx. 1 hour decorating time. I used two 10″ round pans, cut one side of each cake so it could meet up flat against each other. Then used 2 cans of icing all over. Edged the track with black licorices, made the inside … Read more

Cool Homemade Buttercream Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

I started out this Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake by baking two 9×13 cakes and trimming them to fit together to make an 8 by 24. Then I inserted four straws that had been cut the width of the cake in the middle and placed three stacked 6 in. round cakes. The whole thing was crumb … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake

Drag Strip Cake

I made this race track cake for my boys’ 2nd and 3rd birthday. They are both July babies and each car’s number was for the day in July they were born. I used three sheet cakes and lined them up. I iced them then laid fondant over the icing.Fondant is easier to use, three pieces … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake

Homemade Race Track Cake

My grandson wanted a race-track cake so my neighbor, Sharyn and I came up with this design. I cooked the cakes on Friday (20 x 25cm diameter cakes) and put them in the freezer for a little while on Saturday morning so our icing would’nt get cake crumbs coming through. Then we set to and … Read more

Coolest Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

Homemade Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

To celebrate my son’s 2nd birthday I made my first ever fancy cake: a race track cake. It’s a chocolate sheet cake recipe copied from the back of Hershey’s unsweetened cocoa box frosted with 7-minute white frosting which I colored green. For the race track I outlined number ‘2’ and flooded it with chocolate fudge … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake with a 7

Homemade Race Track Cake with a 7

I was surfing the web trying to look for ideas for my sons’ birthday cakes. My youngest son’s birthday was coming up and I wanted to try making his cake for his 7th birthday party. I saw all these different ideas for materials for the track, grass, “race” motifs, and even spectators! I decided to … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 10

I made this cake for my sons 8th birthday party. The party was held in Snow City so I decided to put the cake in snow environment too. He is into Hotwheels, and had told me particularly what colors he wanted his car cake to be. I made a large loaf cake and cut the … 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 Homemade Race Track Cake Ideas 2

I was doing a Disney Cars theme birthday party. I had done a centerpiece for the party and wanted a race track cake to match up. I could not find a cake pan shaped like a three so I baked a large sheet cake and cut the shape of the three out of the middle. … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 7

The sponge is chiffon cake. I baked the base cake in a lasagna dish and carved the corner. For the race car part, I baked in a pound cake pan and carved into the sports car shape. For the tires, I used black licorice. Filling is apricot layer plus heavy whipping cream (vanilla). For the … Read more