Kids Preferred Introduces New Buildex Wooden Construction Toys

image2In celebration of 10 years of play, Kids Preferred has introduced Buildex wooden construction toys, which introduce a world of adventure in the form of cars and vehicles. Developed in conjunction with Chelona Wooden World, these toys are designed to encourage the development of 3-D thinking and an appreciation for construction, movement, and design.

The collection utilizes a construction system that allows for safe assembly and play. Featuring a patent pending Grid-Lock system, the cars and vehicles are made with natural suspension and have functional steering.

The Speed Machines collection from Buildex includes The Road Glider and Speed Drifter Street Bikes, The Blaze Racer, The Buildex Speed Buster, The Fire Blaster fire truck, and the Rail Runner high-speed train.

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Deanna Atkins

Deanna Atkins

Deanna Atkins is the editorial assistant at Adventure Publishing Group. She helps the editorial team on leading trade magazines The Toy Book and The Licensing Book, and contributes online at,, and When she’s not trying to keep up with Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht, she can be found reviewing kids’ CDs, DVDs, and books while daydreaming about the upcoming How to Train Your Dragon sequel and reading the dictionary. Follow her on Twitter @Deeeannuh and keep up with her bi-weekly, sometimes funny commentaries on