Hatfield, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 13, 2011
K’NEX Brands, the US construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love™, is pleased to introduce its brand new Roary the Racing Car™ Building Sets. Specially designed for children ages three years and older, the new sets let kids build their favorite characters from the popular Roary the Racing Car television series, which airs exclusively in the U.S. on 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout®.
Roary the Racing Car is narrated in the U.S. by Indy and NASCAR racer Sam Hornish Jr. and follows the adventures of Roary™, a bright, loveable and energetic single-seater, along with his amazing and diverse group of race car friends at the Silver Hatch racetrack.
Roary Building Set
Kids can build Roary the Racing Car, Silver Hatch Racetrack's #1 Star! This set includes 18 chunky pieces for easy building fun along with a trophy and road sign for exciting after-building play! Clean up and storage is easy with the fun customized storage container! Suggested retail price is $12.99.
Tin Top Building Set
Little race fans can build Tin Top, Silver Hatch Racetrack's American Stock Car! This set includes 16 chunky pieces for easy building along with an orange cone and road sign for fun play! Suggested retail price is $12.99.
Maxi Building Set
Not to be left out, kids can build Maxi, Silver Hatch Racetrack's Italian F1 Racing Car! Race into fun with this set including 18 chunky pieces along with a flag and road sign! Suggested retail price is $12.99.
Silver Hatch Start Line Building Set
Rev your engine and start the race with Roary the Racing Car at the Silver Hatch Start Line! Kids can build the Start Line to Silver Hatch Racetrack along with the famous Carburetor Corner and experience a day in the world of Roary! This set includes 48 chunky pieces for easy building fun with buildable racing tower, track pieces, road signs, and other accessories for realistic and thrilling after-building play! Suggested retail price is $24.99.
Silver Hatch Garage Building Set
Take a break from the race to tune up Roary the Racing Car in the Silver Hatch Garage! This set includes 40 fun pieces, buildable gas pumps, a removable hood on Roary's car, floor mat, and other accessories for exciting after-building play! Suggested retail price is $24.99.
Both the Silver Hatch Start Line and Silver Hatch Garage Building Sets include cardboard cutout scenes on the back of the packaging to add to the children’s building and play experience.
The new Roary the Racing Car Building Sets by KID K’NEX are available now at Toys”R”Us stores and Toysrus.com.
About K’NEX Brands
Founded in 1992, K’NEX Brands, the world’s most innovative construction toy company, was established to make and sell what has become one of the world’s leading integrated construction systems for children. Winner of over 200 international awards and recognitions, K’NEX is America’s building toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love, and encourages youngsters to “imagine, build and play.” For more information, please visit http://www.knex.com.
About Roary the Racing Car
Roary the Racing Car is a turbo-charged pre-school series that follows the adventures of Roary™, a bright, loveable and energetic single-seater, and his amazing and diverse group of racing car friends at Silver Hatch race track. Roary’s™ enthusiasm and curiosity often leads him into trouble, but he’s a novice with a heart of chrome under his hood, always willing to make amends. Children join Roary™ on his journey, learning lessons as they go: how to do the right thing, how to be positive and helpful to others, road safety, the environment, ways to share and communicate, problem-solving and the importance of exercise and healthy living. The series, which airs in the US exclusively on Sprout®, uses a cutting edge combination of CGI, stop frame animation and colorful sets to convey a real sense of speed with all the thrills and spills of the race track. For more information, please visit http://www.roarytheracingcar.com