Hippychick Wheely Bug
Cute but cool, it not only looks great but has fab manoeuvrability. The bug is a soft padded layer of sponge covered in a tough wipe clean, polyurethane skin available in a variety of animal themes.
Sizes small for 1-2 years or large for 2-5 years. Best Buy
Â£42.95 to Â£49.95 from Bambino Direct.
Brio Ride On
A modernisation of one of their classics, this has got rubber lined wheels to prevent scuffing on their little journeys and the seat is covered in fabric.
9 months. Best Buy
Saab Roaster by Playsam
Made of sleek ABS plastic with a wood and metal steering wheel based on the old sports cars, this is achingly stylish and a ride to treasure.
Â£210 at Little Baby Company
Radio Flyer Inchworm
Inspired by a retro 70s design, this spring loaded creature has a forward motion which will whizz your child around the garden and encourage them to push with their feet.
Â£69.99 Radio Flyer Direct
Yellow Metal Car by Vilac
We love all things from renowned French toymaker Vilac, and this sleek, metal, sporty car is a classic ride that will have your tot looking super cool.
2 years – Brilliant value
Â£87.50 Revilo Toys
Sirch Max Car
This minimalist, streamlined joy is handmade from ash wood which has been steamed into shape. It’s got big, silent, rubber wheels and if you wanted to go the whole hog, you could even buy a trailer to go on the back.
â‚¬102 Kids Love Design
Check out all of the other toys that we’ve featured in our Hot Christmas Toy List 2008