Lego 10248 – Ferrari F40

The most iconic racing car of all time has officially been presented by Lego. This new masterpiece is a creator Expert set with exactly one thousand and hundred and fifty eight pieces and an endless number of features and details to enjoy.

I think that Lego has once again done a great job because all of its major details are all there! The rims are just like the originals (the designer mentions that they were especially created for this model…) and at the front, there is not only a nice big red hood that easily opens showing all the interior, but also a couple of pop up lights, traditional of this model.

The big doors can also be easily opened, showing all the details in the interior where it’s possible to find among other things, a steering wheel with a Ferrari logo, a couple of racing seats and of course the seat belts. The cockpit has also a new windshield that was, just like the rims, especially created for the F40.

Finally at the back, just behind the cockpit, we have the powerful V8 engine with 2.9 liters and all its amazing details. But the best part is that the engine can be easily detached from the car in order to enjoy even more all its beauty.

This awesome set will start retailing next month for VIP members and on August for generic public. The price seems to be a pleasant surprise: 90 dollars which is definitely a pretty nice deal for this iconic fantastic with more than a thousand bricks. Please have a look at the press release and extended gallery:

Press release:

Build your very own Ferrari F40!

Experience the iconic Ferrari F40 firsthand, with sleek aerodynamic lines, vented, hinged rear hatch, opening doors and detailed interior.

Get up close to one of the world’s greatest supercars—the Ferrari F40! This awesome LEGO® Creator Expert replica of the iconic sports car with its sleek aerodynamic lines, distinctive rear spoiler and racing-red bodywork is packed with authentic brick-built details, including pop-up headlights, side air intakes and a vented rear hatch that opens to reveal a twin-turbocharged, 90-degree V8 engine! Open the doors and you’ll discover complete authenticity, right down to the crafted cabled door handles, steering wheel with Ferrari logo and 2 red racing seats, while under the hood you’ll find a luggage compartment and tools. A special windscreen element with printed A-pillars and custom-made, molded rim inserts with sturdy, road-gripping tires add the final touches to this intricately designed model, a must-have for all Ferrari fans!

  • Features an array of brick-built details, including a hinged, vented rear hatch, detailed twin-turbocharged, 90 degree V8 engine with quick release function, opening doors and hood with luggage compartment and tools, pop-up headlights, cabled door handles, windscreen element with printed A-pillars, steering wheel with Ferrari logo, 2 red racing seats and custom-made, molded rim inserts
  • Includes 1158 assorted LEGO® elements
  • Racing-red color scheme!
  • Build your very own Ferrari F40!
  • Check out the awesome brick-built details!
  • Lift the vented rear hatch to reveal the detailed V8 engine
  • Open the doors to access the detailed, authentic interior
  • Take this iconic sports car for a spin!
  • Ferrari F40 measures over 3” (8cm) high, 10” (27cm) long and 5” (14cm) wide

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