This Great Cake Contest entry was submitted by ahalyarose from san diego, California: Race car...red and white
Bake 2 cakes 9x13 bake 1 loaf pan cake bake 4 large cupcakes. Cut tops off. Stack 9x13 cakes. Place loaf cake in front lengthwise. Shape cakes with sharp knife. Cut seat area out of top cake. Use toothpicks to attach pre- decorated round cupcake bottoms to area of car where you have cut out a wheel well. Put cones-3 on front of cake and 2 on rear of cake. Pipe frosting all over cake and cones. Place cut licorice in seats and for racing stripes.
Use cut off pieces of cake to help secure cones and wedge under for support. be sure to cut bumper and underneath sides to make the car look lifted...after frosting also place black licorice on rear bumper.