Ford F-350 Tonka “T-Rex” Build

Posted On: 2013-06-25

There are few names more iconic to auto enthusiasts than Tonka. My Tonka still sits in the basement of my parents house, patches of yellow show through the rust covered dumper. The wheels roll somewhat evenly, and probably have a couple more scooter trips left in them. Regardless, I’m not the only person who has spent a lot of time with Tonka in the dirt. Now my childhood is coming to life with this yellow montser.

Known as the Tonka T-Rex, this Ford F-350 Super Duty was built by Funrise Toys, which plans to release a toy version by fall ’14.

Here is the build list for the Tonka T-Rex

Fender Flares
Bushwacker Pocket Style Fender Flares

Kelderman Custom Air Ride Suspension and under carriage

TOYO Tires 40 inch Toyo M/T tires (40- 15.5 – 20)
American Force Wheels Classic SS8 –wheels x5

• Front Premium Full Guard Bumper
• Rear premium full bumper
• Side steps / Runners

Highway Products
• Custom Lumber Rack
• Custom Tool Boxes

Bumper and Rack lights


Banks Auto Mind programmer
Monster Exhaust System
Ram Air intake
Banks IQ
Straight Shot Water Methanol system

JL Audio
• Stealth Box
• Front and rear 5×7 coaxial speakers
• 5×7 components
• 3L 900/5 AMP
• 890 HD deck

• All audio and visual installation for truck and trailer
• Low Jack alarm system
• Custom Tonka Grill
• Custom full body graphic wrap
• Window tints and labels
• Custom tint on headlights/mirror lights/tail lights /reverse lights
• Install Bushwacker Pocket Style Fender Flares
• Black bed liner around grill, fender flares, inside fenders, bed, bumpers, runners
• Custom black and yellow shovel / pick / hi lift jack with custom rack
• Big Rig Pull Horn
• Interior upgrades
• Tonka floor mats, painted vents, etc…
• Custom yellow and black leather interior