Two New LEGO Technic Sets Revealed

Following on from the exciting new set reveals from yesterday, we are being treated to the official look at two new upcoming LEGO® Technic sets. These two large-scale sets are packed with functional features with the Tow Truck harnessing the retro power of pneumatics and the Mercedes-Benz Truck expanding on the advanced Control+ powered functions. Both sets will be released globally on August 1st. I’m currently building them both and will have reviews of them up in the next few weeks.

42128: Heavy-duty Tow Truck

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Open up the world of engineering with this LEGO® Technic™ Heavy-duty Tow Truck (42128) model. Packed with details, it’s a great tribute to the world’s best-loved tow trucks. Check out its authentic grille, air filters, lights, tailpipe, and fresh color scheme. Then explore all the pneumatic and mechanical functions that make this model so realistic. A construction toy packed with working functions. This tow truck toy with crane is filled with impressive features. Open the hood to see the 6-cylinder inline engine with moving pistons. Steer by rotating the pin on the roof. Activate the crane, pump up the boom, pull out the winch and extend the outriggers. And for the first time in LEGO Technic history, this vehicle has a lifting axle to pull down extra wheels and spread the weight of loads. A great introduction to engineering LEGO Technic sets feature realistic movement and mechanisms that introduce LEGO builders to the universe of engineering in an approachable and realistic way.

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42129: 4×4 Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trial Truck

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Anyone who loves powerful toy trucks and construction toys will have lots of fun building this LEGO® Technic™ 4×4 Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trial Truck (42129) model. Packed with realistic features, this truck toy offers an engaging build for adults and kids aged 12 and up. Open the cab doors and hood. Check out the working suspension on all 4 wheels and open the service hatch to inspect the gearbox. The model also features a detailed engine with spinning radiator fan. In a first for LEGO Technic, this model has differential locking. Lock and unlock the differentials using the app to manoeuvre the truck over rough terrain. Explore the app With this model, the build is just the start. Use the CONTROL+ app to put this mighty machine to the test. Use the different control screens to steer and operate the differential locking. With challenges and achievements in the app, there are so many ways to play.

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Author: Adam White

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