How to Make a Car Cake
Bake a sheet cake the size that you need.
With an icing filled bag and round tip, size #5, draw Herbie on the top of the cake. Cut the cake off around the car shape.
Make a gray colored icing using black paste or gel
coloring. Add a little at a time until you have the gray shad that you
Use star tip, size #18 and the gray icing and cover the inside of the tires and the inside of the windows.
With black icing and star tip, size #18, cover the rest of the tire as shown in the picture.
Next, use white icing and star tip, size #18 and cover the rest of the car.
Use your gray icing and round tip, size #5 to outline everything on the car as shown in the above picture.
Make a small amount of red icing and using round tip, size #5, make red stripes on the car. Make a small amount of blue icing and using round tip, size #5, make blue stripes on the car as shown in the picture.
Finally, use black icing and round tip, size #5 and pipe the number 53 with a circle around it on the door of the car.
Another way you can make this cake that may be a little bit easier is to use this Car Cake Pan to bake your cake in and then decorate it as shown above. Using the car cake pan will also give you a three-dimensional cake that would be really impressive!