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

Coolest Disney Cars Racetrack Cake

Homemade Disney Cars Racetrack Cake

I made this Disney Cars Racetrack Cake for my son’s 5th Birthday. I was quite relieved when he chose a round cake, over the more complicated 3D Lightening McQueen cakes! This is a 26cm round Madeira cake filled with “crema pasticcera” ( a thick vanilla custard style filling, very popular here in Italy). I covered … Read more

Cars Race Car Cake

Homemade Cars Race Car Cake

This cake was made for twin boys turning three years old who absolutely love the Disney Cars movie. I sculpted the cake from two 10-inch round cakes torted into three layers each. I used a piece of paper (a big one) and traced out two 10-inch rounds on the paper and then drew a big … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake

Race Track Cake

I made this race track cake for my sons 6th Birthday (obviously) as he is really into Formula 1 and Lewis Hamilton. A race track seemed really appropriate. It really was very easy to make. I hired the number 6 cake tin from a cake decorating shop and made up the usual 8-8-8-4 cake batter … Read more

Cool Homemade Nascar Birthday Cake

Homemade Nascar Birthday Cake

I used a 9×13 for the bottom of the Nascar Birthday Cake. I colored fondant/gum paste black and cut out checkerboard squares. The car was cut and shaped from another 9×13 cake. I added the detailing from looking at a picture online.

Coolest Number 5 Race Track Cake

Homemade Number 5 Race Track Cake

My son wanted a Cars theme for his birthday and I was a bit apprehensive about fashioning a Lightning McQueen, so we compromised. I made him a “race track” in the shape of a 5 and then added his Cars figures that he already had. I just used box cake mix and white frosting colored … Read more

Cool Homemade Racetrack Cake with Viewing Stands

Homemade Racetrack Birthday Cake

I created this racetrack birthday cake for my great-nephew’s 4th birthday. I designed it first on paper so that I would have the exact measurements for cutting the cake pieces and frosting the design. I used a large rectangular pan for the center and large round pan for the sides. I used Nabisco Sugar Wafers … Read more

Coolest Homemade NASCAR Birthday Cakes – Race Tracks 3

I got this idea for an “Around Town” theme from the Nascar birthday cakes on this site and just added on to it, to make it my own. My son loves cars and trucks of every kind so, for his 2nd birthday we had a cars and trucks party. His theme was called “Around Town”. … 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

Coolest Homemade Race Track Cake Ideas 3

I have used this website to give me some ideas. My little boy wanted Buzz Light year but that seemed too difficult for me to create so we settled on an easier one. This race track cake is a simple nut cake. I decorated it with icing sugar of various colors, black for tarmac and … 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

Cool Homemade Cars Figure 8 Racetrack Cake

Homemade Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake

I made this Cars Racetrack Birthday Cake for my son’s 5th birthday. It is choc cake with Oreo filling on one side and vanilla cake with strawberry filling on the other side. My son loved helping me with this cake. I cut off part of the round cakes and made it flush to make a … Read more

Cool Homemade Cars 3rd Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars 3rd Birthday Cake

Making this Cars 3rd Birthday Cake and having this CARS party for my 3 year old son was a blast! It is actually made from 4 round cakes (2 stacked on top of each other). I stacked the frozen cakes (I cut a little off the centerline so they fit together nicely) then I carved … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake

Race Track Cake

What a challenge to make a racetrack cake. The cake is made from two 12 inch cakes. Cut one side flat then use that piece on top of one edge of the other cake to insure that you are cutting the same amount off. I did leave them on cake boards and overlap them when … Read more

Coolest Nascar Racetrack Cake

Homemade  Nascar Racetrack Cake

First of all I would like to thank all those people who shared their race track cake ideas. This Nascar Racetrack Cake is where my idea came from and I used ideas from several different designs that I saw. I used a 9×13 cake pan for the center. Then I used a 9 inch round … Read more

Coolest Race Track Cake

Homemade  Race Track Cake

I made this race track cake for my son’s 4th birthday. The look on his face the first time he saw it was priceless. It made all my time and effort worth it! I got the idea on this site. I used a 9×13 and then a 9 in. round cut in half on both … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 0

My husband is a big Dale Earnhardt fan so I decided to give him a #3 birthday party. This cake is made from a race car cake pan and I ordered the edible decals on line. It makes it easier to look at a race car picture while creating the cake. This was a great … Read more

Coolest Homemade NASCAR Birthday Cakes – Race Tracks 4

For my sons first birthday party we decided to have a racing theme party. First I found a cake tin that was in the shape of a racecar. They also had the edible decals so that it would look like a real NASCAR. I always make sure to have 3 separate kids birthday cakes at … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 8

I made this cake for my sons 7th birthday. He was into Hot wheels at the time and I was really having a hard time deciding what cake to make. So, I made three 9×13 cakes, placed them next to each other on a cake board, and hoped for the best. The Lord blessed my … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 0

My husband is a big Dale Earnhardt fan so I decided to give him a #3 birthday party. This cake is made from a race car cake pan and I ordered the edible decals on line. It makes it easier to look at a race car picture while creating the cake. This was a great … Read more

Coolest Homemade Race Track Cake Ideas 4

This race track cake was modeled after a couple of other cakes I saw on this site (thanks for the great ideas!). I took two pieces of cardboard and taped them together to create a thick base for the cake. Then I covered the cardboard with plastic fabric from a race check tablecloth. My cake … Read more

Coolest Race Car Picture Cakes and How-To Tips 8

I made this cake for my sons 7th birthday. He was into Hot wheels at the time and I was really having a hard time deciding what cake to make. So, I made three 9×13 cakes, placed them next to each other on a cake board, and hoped for the best. The Lord blessed my … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Race Track Cake

Homemade Disney Cars Race Track Cake

I couldn’t decide what cake to use for my son Ethans first birthday, but I know I wanted it to be Disney car theme. So his Godmother Jodie and I came up with this Disney Cars Race Track Cake, and I think it worked quite well. It was a big cake, I used six packets … Read more