Mattel and DreamWorks Animation Bring Turbo to Life With Toys {Review}

Disclosure:  I received these products to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion.

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Ever since my boys saw the previews for the movie Turbo they have been begging to go and I mean begging.  I was surprised as they usually aren’t excited for new movies but they are getting older (5 and 6) and their attention spans are getting better, they want to see everything!  Well the problem we end up having is that they get hooked on a movie and want a toy or book featuring those characters.  Luckily, Mattel has us covered as they have some awesome Turbo toys out!


We got the chance to check out some Turbo Shell Racers and Turbo Zip Line Stunt Race Set, and my boys love them!  They played with the set before they saw the movie and probably more so now that they have seen the movie!  The Turbo Shell Racers are small packs of two Turbo racers that are perfect on their own or combined with one of the Turbo playsets!  Kids can collect their favorite characters and watch them zoom around, no batteries required!  To go even further with your Turbo Shell Racers there are numerous playsets available and I was lucky enough to get the the Turbo Zip Line Stunt Race Set to check out.  My boys were beyond excited to check out their new set.

Turbo Zip Line Stunt Race Set

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  • Includes one Turbo Shell Racer™ vehicle with cool character details
  • Load up to two Shell Racers™ vehicles into the clear carriers on the platform
  • Use the lever to lift them to the top of the telephone pole
  • Release to send the Shell Racers vehicles down the zip lines
  • The winner triggers his checkered flag
  • Tons of racing and stunting fun based on the movie!

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Setting up Turbo Zip Line Stunt Race Set I will say definitely required adult help, but once set up we were good to go.  The recommend ages are 3+ and I’d say that is about right.  My boys are 5 and 6 and loved it, and their 2 year old sister of course had to take a turn.  Once the set is together though it is pretty sturdy, well as sturdy as you’d expect, but it does not come apart easily.  Once the set is together plan on keeping it set up basically, which wasn’t a problem for my boys.  I’d say though if you buy the set you definitley need to buy a pack of the Turbo Shell Racers because it does only come with one Turbo Shell Racer and what’s a race if they are all alone!  My boys had a blast with this set for well over an hour which completely surprised me, but it is pretty cool to watch them fly and how everything in the set works together to open and close.  If you have a Turbo fan, this set is a must-have, and at the price of $15.99 its pretty affordable.

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WIN IT:  (1) US winner will receive a Turbo Trackset

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(Winner will receive one of the various Turbo tracksets sets depending on availability)

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  1. Linda Meyers-Gabbard says:

    WooHoo! !!!!!

    I just won

    Thank you……

    I filled out the info form

  2. Christian Alejandro says:

    They haven’t but they will when it comes out on video!

  3. kathy dalton says:

    i havent seen it yet but plan to take the grandkids

  4. I want to see Turbo!

  5. My son wants to see Turbo.

  6. natalie yeoman says:

    my nephew wants to see turbo really bad

  7. My son wants to see Turbo.

  8. Vikki Billings says:

    My grandson want to see Turbo really badly, I am hoping to take him to see it soon.

  9. my kids have seen the movie Turbo

  10. Katie Morris Crider says:

    My girls want to see it.

  11. We have not yet seen it, but hope to

  12. my children what to see this movie 🙂

  13. April Yedinak says:

    My kids really want to see Turbo.

  14. steve weber says:

    Yes, they want to see Turbo really bad.

  15. My daughter wants to see any new kids movie! She likes the previews!

  16. My kids did not get a chance to see it in theaters, but they really want to see it. I think we will have to rent it as soon as it is available

  17. My nephew wants to see it.

  18. I want to see Turbo I think more than my son. He is excited too though

  19. Donna Pyszk says:

    yes we all saw Turbo

  20. We saw Turbo and loved it.

  21. susan smoaks says:

    we haven’t seen it yet but hope to get to the movies to see it soon!

  22. Michelle Tucker says:

    Well, I don’t have any kids, but my nephew really wants to see it. I’d like to see it too! 🙂

  23. Teresa Thompson says:

    Yes, we all want to see it.

  24. kathy pease says:

    my kids are grown but I have a friend whos child would love to see this

  25. Saver Sara says:

    Yes, we’ll definitely see Turbo. We haven’t gone in the theaters yet and will probably wait for DVD but I know my son will love it!

  26. My 3 year old son would love to see it!

  27. vickie brown says:

    my grandson loves turbo

  28. Deborah Wallin says:

    They want to see Turbo

  29. Barbara Stenby says:

    Turbo was great we loved it!

  30. My boys would love to see Turbo, and so would I.

  31. My kiddos have not seen Turbo yet, but really want to.

  32. krystal wethington says:

    my nephew wants to see it.

  33. They really want to see it soon

  34. Yes, we saw it.

  35. Both my son and daughter want to see it (and me!).

  36. OMG My little guy wants to see Turbo SO BADLY. Need to take him this weekend.

  37. they saw and loved it turbo was awesome

  38. Jill McHale says:

    My daughter wants to see it!

  39. brandi hawn says:

    my oldest son really wants to see the movie, we won’t go to the theater to see it but will order it when it comes ondemand 🙂

  40. Not yet but we want to see it, thanks!

  41. Haven’t seen it yet but my son would love to.

  42. Rebecca Lock says:

    My kids want to see Turbo but have not yet had the chance to see it.

  43. My kids saw Turbo 🙂

  44. Cheyenne Wingate says:

    They can’t wait to see it !

  45. Nicole C. says:

    My daughter really wants to see it!

  46. Mary Cloud says:

    My kids both want to see Turbo
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  47. Paula Tavernie says:

    They want to see Turbo!!!

  48. Brooke Adametz says:

    My son would love to see it!

  49. Angela Cisco says:

    No, My kids are a just a little too old. My nephew was really excited to see the movie and has already seen it. My SIL says that it was way better than she expected due to reviews she has read.

  50. We want to see it but have not yet

  51. Aww, this trackset is so cute! I remember I played with something like this when I was little. And nope, I haven’t seen the movie yet but I’m hoping too…animation films are the best! 🙂

  52. Candice Hull says:

    We took our boys and they LOVED it! The only problem was with my 5 year old after. He tried to take off running across the parking lot and when we stopped him, he had a full meltdown “But I’m Turbo! Why can’t I run? Why won’t you let me run? I’m TURBOOOOO!” 😀

  53. melissa Resnick says:

    they are driving me nuts to go see it

  54. Paula Michele Hafner says:

    My son wants to see it!

  55. Jill Myrick says:

    My son definitely wants to see Turbo so yes, we will be going to see the movie.


  56. My son can’t wait to see it.

  57. Megan Cromes says:

    he wants to see it ty;)

  58. Ruby Daniels says:

    the would love to see, we have not had a chance to yet.

  59. Tanya White says:

    My son and I seen turbo this weekend!

  60. Corey Olomon says:

    We hope to see it soon.

  61. Melissa B. says:

    My kids have not seen Turbo, but they would like to.

  62. They have not seen it, but I believe my daughter wants to see it.

  63. Want to see Turbo…me,too!

  64. I would love to take my grandkids to see this!

  65. Laura Unger says:

    Yes, my son wants to go see it!

  66. We havent seen it but it looks fun!

  67. Oh yes my kiddos want to see Turbo for sure.

  68. we haven’t yet but they want to

  69. Linda Meyers-Gabbard says:

    My niece wants to see it. So do I.

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  70. My son wants to see it!

  71. Yes, they do.

  72. Michelle Olms says:

    My kids want to see Turbo.

  73. My nephew would like to see the movie.

  74. Becky Cole says:

    We saw Turbo at the drive-in

  75. Amy Cates says:

    We have not seen but want to see.

  76. Mary Williams says:

    My son would love to see it!

  77. My grandson wants to see it!

  78. Maggie Smith says:

    My kids can’t wait to see Turbo!

  79. Heather Garcia says:

    Havnt seen yet…cant wait for it to get here

  80. my daughter wants to see it


    I took my kids the first weekend it was at the movies. they loved it!!

  82. Yes, my kids all want to see it.

  83. Ava Chavez says:

    My boys haven’t yet, but they are dying to see it.

  84. Georgia Beckman says:

    Our grandkids want to see it. We’re hoping to go this week before school starts.

  85. They haven’t seen Turbo yet but are wanting to!

  86. Jessica Jones says:

    My five year old son Would love this! We saw the movie, we loved it.

  87. tina reynolds says:

    Yes we saw Turbo my youngest loved it

  88. amy williams says:

    NO we have not had a chance but yes they both want to so bad I really want to see it too.

  89. Did you know that all the share buttons aren’t under the giveaways?

  90. Nicole Mills says:

    We want to see Turbo, I think I want to see it more than them!!!

  91. We want to go see the movie Turbo. It hasn’t come out to our small town yet. This race set would be a great Christmas gift for my Nephew. Thank you!

  92. Carolyn Colley says:

    I don’t think that my grandchildren have seen this movie.

  93. Todd Lovessweeps says:

    My son definitely wants to see Turbo – haven’t seen it yet

  94. my son wants to see it

  95. Danielle Papsis says:

    We haven’t seen Turbo yet, would like to though.

  96. Shelley P says:

    I’d like to see this with my kids : )

  97. bonnye sensenig says:

    my nephews love it!

  98. Colleen Maurina says:

    We have not seen Turbo yet but it looks like a great family movie!

  99. My kids saw it last week!

  100. Wild Orchid says:

    My son really wants to see turbo! He would love this track set.

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    Thanks for the chance to win!
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  101. Jessica H. says:

    We have not seen the movie yet, but I bet my girls would really enjoy it. Thank you for the wonderful giveaway!

  102. Stephanie Larison says:

    My daughter wants to see the movie

  103. Austin Baroudi says:

    My daughter and I want to see it!

  104. Saw it and loved it.

  105. Colleen W says:

    We have not seen Turbo yet. Planning on a movie for the next family night out.

  106. My daughter wants to see Turbo, but having a hard time taking her since my son won’t sit still through a movie

  107. My son wants to see Turbo.

  108. Gina Marie Benway says:

    We are going to see it this weekend

  109. Sacha Schroeder says:

    My kids would like to see it but I think we wait for the DVD release!

  110. They haven’t, but the youngest wants to. Thanks!

  111. D Schmidt says:

    We have not seen the movie yet, my older son really wants to do so but my younger son is too much of a handful to make it a possibility at the moment.

  112. samantha s says:

    We’re going to see Turbo soon.

  113. Would love to see this movie with my little nephews! It looks really funny

  114. Stephanie Phelps says:

    We have not seen it yet but yes I hear it on a regular basis mom I want to see that movie!

  115. Ellen C. says:

    My son definitely wants to see it. Thanks for the chance.

  116. Jessica Cox says:

    My kids want to see the movie,they find the previews funny

  117. We have never heard of Turbo.

  118. My kids want to see Turbo!

  119. My kids are dying to see Turbo!

  120. susan hartman says:

    My daughter has not seen it.

  121. We haven’t seen Turbo yet but want to

  122. Monique Rizzo says:
  123. Sue Hull says:

    My sister took my nieces to see it and they loved it. I’m going to wait for it to come out on DVD. Thank you 🙂

  124. Leanne M says:

    We havent see it yet but I want to take my kids to it next week

  125. They are reminding me everyday! Probably this weekend we will see it.

  126. Jennifer T. says:

    My kids do want to see Turbo.

  127. Patricia Wojnar Crowley says:

    My nephew really wants to see this movie!

  128. The grandchildren ask to see Turbo.

  129. My boys really want to see Turbo… and so do I!

  130. melissa williams says:

    my daughter wants to see turbo!

  131. I don’t know if my niece has seen it or not but I want to see it! lol 🙂

  132. maria gabriel smith says:

    My son is dying to see turbo.

  133. Stephanie Gregory says:

    My kids aunt took them to see it.

  134. I’m going to take my nieces to see Turbo.

  135. They want to see Turbo.

  136. Jane (EJ) says:

    My family will be going to see Turbo

  137. xty cruz says:

    My niece and nephew would really love to see turbo!

  138. annmarie mccormick says:

    we haven’t yet, but my 4 year old son wants to

  139. bryan clark says:

    going this weekend to see it they are so exicted

  140. danielle lima says:

    my daughter wants to see it, but we would probably rent it

  141. Barbara H says:

    They want to see it bad…we MAY be taking them this weekend!

  142. Sharon Kaminski says:

    yes, kids definitely want to see turbo

  143. Darlene Sullins says:

    They haven’t seen “Turbo” yet! Would like to though.

  144. The little 5 year old boy that I babysit for would have fun playing with this.

  145. Dorothy Teel says:

    my son took two of my granddaughters to see Turbo and they loved it..

  146. Melissa Hartley says:

    My boys are all grown up;) But my second cousins would love to see this movie as well as receive this cool toy .. thank you

  147. Denise Blados says:

    We haven’t seen it yet. We usually wait until in comes on television or on dvd.

  148. Michele C. says:

    Yes, they want to see Turbo

  149. Jayden H. says:

    My son went and saw Turbo with his baby sitter and loved it!

  150. Valerie Taylor Mabrey says:

    we want to see it
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  151. My son would love to see Turbo!! Hopefully we can go soon 🙂

  152. Michelle Frame says:

    My kids really want to see Turbo so we will probably take them soon.

  153. Tiffany Schmidt says:

    My 2 year old says Turbo and runs through the house…not sure I want him to see it…he got that crazy from the previews 😉

  154. Christina says:

    They want to see turbo at the drive in!

  155. Catherine M. says:

    The movie, awesome. the toy even better.

  156. My kids would love to see turbo!

  157. Yes, they want to see Turbo!

  158. Mu youngest boy wants to see the movie Turbo. We’re hoping it comes to the drive-in theater before it closes.

  159. Ann Fantom says:

    My daughter really wants to see Turbo.

  160. my son would just love this

  161. Anastasia says:

    Yes! The kids and I are looking forward to seeing Turbo 🙂

  162. we saW turbo!!!

  163. Audra Weathers says:

    My daughter wants to see it.

  164. My son would love to see it, and so would the rest of the family

  165. Debra Hall says:

    my grandson and i are so excited

  166. Carrie Phelps says:

    We have not yet seen this movie but my grandchildren & I look forward to it.

  167. My husband & I saw it.

  168. Cassandra Eastman says:

    Yes , my son was watching the trailer for it tonight and wants to see it !

  169. sandra davis says:

    my kids want to see Turbo…..we just havent seen it yet.

  170. Charlene S says:

    We would like to see Turbo.

  171. My kids have not but would love to see turbo

  172. MELINA PEREYRA says:

    We are planing to watch Turbo this week… :”)

  173. Yes, both of my boys want to see it and so do I 🙂

  174. My son would love to see this movie I want to take him soon.

  175. Leslie Galloway says:

    We saw Turbo on opening day as a birthday celebration for my son!

  176. Renee B. says:

    Yes, my daughter would live to see it!

  177. Dawn Monroe says:

    We havent seen Turbo yet but want to before school starts. So many movies on our “to see” list.

  178. Sandrea Igess says:

    My kiddo’s want to see Turbo

  179. My son wants to see it really bad.

  180. Angela W says:

    They have not seen it yet but they really want to see it soon!

  181. Linda Bradshaw says:

    We have not had a chance to see it yet but we really want to.

  182. My nephew really wants to see it.

  183. Sandy VanHoey says:

    One of my grandchildren did get to see it and he loved it

  184. My nephew is so excited to see Turbo.

  185. my niece and I want to go

  186. jeri boss says:

    i want to win his for my nephew

  187. Nannypanpan says:

    We haven’t and he hasn’t said he’s wanted to

  188. My daughter wants to see the movie

  189. Want to see.

  190. Seyma Shabbir says:

    They already saw it with my hubby! But I want to see it too!

  191. Brigette Streeper says:

    They do! Their dad races as a hobby so the whole family wants to see it.

  192. Birdie Skolfield says:

    Yes we all want to see TURBO !!!

  193. chelesa sims says:

    We want to go see turbo. It is really funny ,I downloaded the app on my Ipad and didnt know anything about it,I just thought it looked like a fun game .My daugther saw the game and got excited and told me about it.

  194. Mihaela D. says:

    we haven’t see it yet but they want to

  195. Janet W. says:

    Haven’t seen it yet, but I’m sure my grandson would love to!

  196. Emily Adams says:

    My kids would love to see Turbo!

  197. tracy p. says:

    My kids and I have seen Turbo at theaters and they really enjoyed it.

  198. Stephanie Grant says:

    I took my son on opening night to see Turbo and he is wanting to go see it again…it was a really cute little movie and I will be buying it when it comes out on Blu-ray!

  199. Jenny Lloyd says:

    my 7 year old has been begging to see Turbo but unfortunately we have not had a chance to see it yet

  200. of course they want to see turbo

  201. Michelle S says:

    My daughter really wants to see Turbo! We might try to go this weekend. It looks really cute!

  202. Heather Hayes Panjon says:

    The Kids Want To See Turbo!, It’s At The Top Of The List!

  203. Debby Chandler says:

    My grand children would love to see Turbo. Me too!