City Traffic Sets – HD Pictures

And traffic sets have also something new to should. These great quality pictures of the cement Mixer, of the flat bed truck and of the new tank truck are not only very good in terms of resolution but mostly some of them are new showing the models from different sides and perspectives.

The tank truck with the exception of the set box gives us finally a decent perspective of the models showing nice details such as small fuel station, or even the top of the truck which in the previous post wasn’t clear enough. And I still with same opinion, the different from this to the older 3180, is that this one is smaller and it is nor articulated.The Cement Mixer, on the other hand, Continue reading

Lego 60017 City – Flatbed Truck

The new Flatbed Truck is a great successor of the older Tow Truck, 7638. With about two hundred pieces, this time the main attraction brings an extra bonus: a nice dark red convertible which obviously fits perfectly in the truck’s bed. Besides the car, the set has also two mini-figures, a mechanic and a lady that drives the car and an always useful traffic light sign with a small platform.

Starting by the truck, besides being a new concept in terms of design, which nor always happens on Lego new sets, it has also a couple of great new features. The front of the small truck is more aerodynamic than usual with the windshields and the hood having the same sloping angle.

Using the same structure in terms of building, this truck has however Continue reading

Lego 60017 and 60018 City – Finally Revealed

Finally, we can have a look of the new Cement Mixer and of the new Flatbed Trucks. The yellow Cement Mixer looks really great just by looking at the set boxes. Unfortunately is too soon to find out how the mixer cylinder will rotate but we can see by now that the set will have two road workers with some tools and plenty of cement little pieces and also a red wheelbarrow to transport them.

The Flatbed truck will surely be also a nice addition to the next year’s portfolio because it is a small truck different from everything, specially all its engine’s hood parts and consequently all the esthetic – and for better I must say. The flat bed will also have a tipper mechanism which easily will lower the bed, in order to tower another vehicle.

And yes, the set will also have another vehicle, Continue reading