76912: Fast & Furious 1970 Dodge Charger R/T Set Review
Jun25

76912: Fast & Furious 1970 Dodge Charger R/T Set Review

Along with Bond’s Aston Martin DB5, the LEGO® Speed Champions theme will soon play host to another iconic movie car. Universal’s Fast & Furious franchise has always had cars at its heart. With many supercars taking part in street races and increasingly stupendous stunts. One of the film series’ most well-known cars, is Dom’s 1976 Dodge Charger R/T. In a similar fashion to the Aston Martin, the vehicle has...

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76911: 007 Aston Martin Speed Champions Set Review
Jun24

76911: 007 Aston Martin Speed Champions Set Review

Since 2015, LEGO® Speed Champions has been bringing together iconic automotive brands and LEGO bricks to create an entire garage of brick-built vehicles. This year something new has been added to the mix – entertainment brands. The first two LEGO Speed Champions sets to be inspired by iconic film franchises include the James Bond 007 films along with the Fast & Furious films. Both have previously already inspired LEGO sets...

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LEGO 2021 Polybags Review Part 2
Feb25

LEGO 2021 Polybags Review Part 2

LEGO® promotional sets, recruitment bags or as most of us know them – polybags, offer a selection of interesting builds inspired by current LEGO themes. Here in the UK, they were mostly obtained via newspaper giveaways or from various LEGO GWP promotions. In recent years, they haven’t been the easiest things to locate, but they have started to appear in various magazines, sold in supermarkets, bundled with stationery...

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30342: LEGO Speed Champions Lamborghini Polybag Review
Feb25

30342: LEGO Speed Champions Lamborghini Polybag Review

The LEGO® Speed Champions theme has been bringing iconic automotive brands to the world of LEGO for six years now. But it’s only now that the popular theme has been granted a polybag set. The Lamborghini Huracán has been shrunken down into a microscale minibuild. The set has started to appear in US stores, which means it’s a little easier to get hold of elsewhere thanks to eBay and Bricklink. Although I’m not a...

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1974 Porsche 911 Turbo Speed Champions Set Review
Aug05

1974 Porsche 911 Turbo Speed Champions Set Review

To coincide with the launch of the LEGO® Speed Champions expansion for Forza Horizon 4, I reviewed all three of the sets which are featured a driveable cars in the game. But a fourth Speed Champions car has recently been added to the game and it’s also been released as a new set. The 1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0 is the sixth Speed Champions set to be based on the high-end German supercar brand. This is the second LEGO version of...

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1967 Mini Cooper S Rally LEGO Speed Champions Set Review
Jul11

1967 Mini Cooper S Rally LEGO Speed Champions Set Review

To celebrate the LEGO® Speed Champions expansion pack coming to Forza Horizon 4, I’ve picked up the three sets which are featured in the game. Despite the theme being out for a number of years now, these are the first Speed Champions set I’ve experienced. I already built the McLaren Senna and the Ferrari F40 Competizione. The third and final set is a little different to the others. The vehicle included in the game is the 1967 Mini...

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Ferrari F40 LEGO Speed Champions Set Review
Jul07

Ferrari F40 LEGO Speed Champions Set Review

To celebrate the LEGO® Speed Champions expansion pack coming to Forza Horizon 4, I’ve picked up the three sets which are featured in the game. Despite the theme being out for a number of years now, these are the first Speed Champions set I’ve experienced. I already built the McLaren Senna so next to take to the track is the Ferrari F40 Competizione. The set is based on the car, which was created to celebrate the 40th anniversary of...

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