Couple's Radio Flyer turns heads on streets


  A Valley couple took a childhood memory and turned it into a retirement project. Now, they have a Radio Flyer car to drive around town in.

Fred Keller and Judy Foster worked on the car for 11 months, and finished in August of this year, and their ride has been turning heads. The base of the wagon is a 1976 Mazda pickup truck that Foster inherited from her dad.The vehicle turns heads everywhere they go.

"I think the words I hear the most often is 'awesome' or 'cool' or people go by and give us a 'hi' sign," Foster said. The wheels are made from hub caps and detergent bottles, and the steering wheel is the actual wheel from a wagon. The handle rises eight feet high.

imageThe Original Model:

The traditional bold red look and durable steel construction of full-sized Radio Flyers, made compact for little kids and for indoor or outdoor play. Features seamless steel body, bolsters and handle, working handle with Safe-T-Design solid grip, durable molded wheels, great for dolls and plush toys and perfect for gift baskets. Body measures 12.5" x 7.75" x 2".


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