Lego 60012 – 4×4 and Diving Boat

The diving Boat and the 4×4 Coast Guard truck constitute the new 60012 summer city set. According to the image, it looks a twelve dollars set with about hundred and fifty pieces (probably less) and just as I looked at it, good old 7737 – Coast Guard 4WD & Jet Scooter – came into my mind.

The similarities are huge not only in terms of concept but also in terms of color schemes, with the major difference that the new one tows a boat and the 2008 model has a jet ski in its trailer.

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The Summer Wave of 2013 City Sets

The 2013 Summer City sets have finally been revealed and I must say that I’m really excited with some of them. There are clearly three sub-themes, all of them a sequel of older ones, and every one brings great news, despite the few available pictures until the moment. There will be some coast-guard sets, three cargo and even at least a couple of racing.

The Coast-guards will arrive with a plane, some patrol vehicle, and perhaps one or two boats. The Cargo will be represented with a heliplane (which I speculate that will bring a nice helicopter), a big truck and a cargo terminal that surely will capture my attention.

The Racing sets, by now, are represented by two large sets Continue reading