Are you ready to Hack the Pull Back?
Our little Pull Back motor can be used in (literally) millions of ways. So to see exactly how many, we want YOU to hack it and rebuild it into something totally awesome and unique!
How many hacks are in this video?
How many ways can you hack a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back vehicle? What’s your favorite morning routine hack? Tell us in the comments.
Brilliant board game hack!
Check out this cool video to see how Bre hacks a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back motor to create a board game timer. Feeling inspired? What cool hacks can you invent?
Take your minifigures for a wild ride!
When you use your imagination, anything is possible! Check out this video to see how adult creator Nard hacked the pull-back to create a carousel for LEGO® minifigures.
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 3
Meet the female stars of motorsports
We’re celebrating the achievements of female drivers in motorsport. - Sports car racing driver Christina Nielsen from Denmark was the first woman to win a major full-season Sports Car Championship in North America. - The first woman to compete in a Formula 1 race was Italy’s Maria Teresa De Filippis in 1958. - The woman who competed in the most F1 Grands Prix is Italian driver Lella Lombardi. - There have also been several female test drivers and development drivers in motorsport including Susie Wolff and Jamie Chadwick.
Creative problem-solving in action
Your hands are full. But you need to open the door! What do you do? Discover how Anika found a solution using LEGO® Technic elements. Discover more about the Move It challenge.
Hack the Kicks Sender
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Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
Using a weight to move a weight!
It’s a simple yet brilliant theory – use a weight to move a weight! Go behind the scenes of the MOVE IT stunt in this cool video and see how a 24-ton counterweight was used to move the heavy load.
Power up your paper planes!
Wish you could throw a paper plane further? Here’s a cool way to get your paper creations flying! Watch the video to see how adult creator Nard hacked the pull-back to create a cool launching device. Why not try your own hacks and see what you can create!
See a counterweight in action
Ever wondered why a counterweight is so important when transporting a heavy load? Watch this video from the MOVE IT stunt to find out.
Epic builds – Cool moves
Can you make a ball move using LEGO® Technic elements? What about a wheelbarrow? That was the challenge for these 2 robotics experts. Get inspired and discover more about the Move It stunt.
Monster Jam™ Megalodon™
Get ready for a mighty monster truck experience alongside the largest shark that ever lived with this LEGO® Technic Monster Jam™ Megalodon™ set. Inspired by a megalodon, this truck is ready for battle! Perform impressive jumps and use the pull-back action to send your truck racing – just like a real monster truck. Then rebuild your monster truck into a Low Racer, inspired by the mythical lusca.
Ford Mustang Shelby® GT500®
Prepare to be a drag race legend as you take control of this cool muscle car. Enjoy building the LEGO® Technic Ford Mustang Shelby® GT500®, then put the car to the test. Recreate the thrill of the drag racetrack as you send the car speeding using the 2 pull-back motors. Explore all the AR features in the LEGO Technic AR app. After an action-packed race session, display your car with pride.
Lamborghini Sián FKP 37
For pure escapism, nothing beats slipping behind the wheel of a top super sports car. Now you can recreate that feeling and take time out from everyday life with this stunning LEGO® Technic Lamborghini Sián FKP 37 building kit. Capturing the original car's visionary design, this 1:8 scale model is packed with a wealth of authentic details, bringing you closer than ever to the real thing.
Reach dizzying heights with the awesome LEGO® Technic Cherry Picker! This tough 2-in-1 model is packed with realistic features, including a detailed lifting mechanism with working boom and basket, 4 hazard warning lights, 2 warning beacons and chunky tyres. Let's get to work! And when you feel like another fun building challenge, you can rebuild the Cherry Picker to create a cool Tow Truck!
Power up the rugged LEGO® Technic Stunt Truck, featuring a fresh blue, black and white colour scheme with checkered racing stickers, sturdy front bumper and wide blue rims with low profile tires for ultimate grip. Activate the powerful pull-back motor and hurtle over the stunt ramp at incredible speed to perform amazing stunts!
Enjoy a rewarding and innovative building experience with this exceptional 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic 42078 Mack Anthem truck. Developed in partnership with Mack® Trucks Inc., this meticulously detailed replica model features an array of realistic details and functions. Open the doors and you'll discover a well-equipped driver's cab complete with a detailed dashboard and steering wheel, sun visors, adjustable seats and a bunk bed, while under the bonnet you'll discover a 6 cylinder straight engine with moving pistons and spinning radiator fan. You can steer the truck into position, lower the landing legs, extend and secure the outriggers and operate the synchronised crane arms to lift the container onto the detachable trailer. And when you feel like another building challenge, you can rebuild it to create the iconic Mack LR refuse truck featuring an array of authentic details.
Air Race Jet
Enjoy a rewarding building experience with this ultra-cool, aerodynamic LEGO® Technic Air Race Jet, featuring an awesome blue, black and red colour scheme with cool racing stickers and an array of authentic details and exciting motorized functions. Activate the included Power Functions motor and you can adjust the jet nozzle to vertical or horizontal takeoff position, open the fuselage, lower and retract the undercarriage, open the hatch to reveal the spinning turbofan and adjust the flaps for flight mode! This amazing model also features versatile front steering, movable tail rudders and a detailed opening cockpit. When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild it to create the awesome Private Jet!
McLaren Formula 1™ Race Car
Fuel your passion for motorsport with this LEGO® Technic McLaren Formula 1™ Race Car set for adults. The launch of a new Formula 1 race car is always a momentous occasion. And for 2022, the LEGO designers worked closely with McLaren Racing as both sets of experts developed their models at the same time. Now it’s time for you to take the wheel and assemble all the details of this impressive model.
Liebherr R 9800 Excavator
Build and explore this remarkable LEGO® Technic™ reproduction of one of the world’s most impressive hydraulic excavators, the Liebherr R 9800. Developed in partnership with Liebherr, this replica model is controlled via the LEGO TECHNIC CONTROL+ app and comes with an array of advanced app-controlled features and functions that put you in complete control. Choose from 4 different screens with cool graphics that add to the super-realistic play experience. Drive forward, reverse, steer via individual track control, rotate the superstructure, extend, raise and lower the boom, and open and tilt the bucket at the touch of a fingertip. Select an on-screen drag pattern for the boom and see it respond to your command. Use pre-set commands or record the excavator’s actions to create complex sequences of movements, then turn up the authenticity with real Liebherr R 9800 sound effects—all from the comfort of your smart device! And when you’re ready, you can test out your skills in the app’s challenges and achievement section—how many reward badges can you collect? This high-fidelity replica is packed with true-to-life, brick-built details, such as hydraulic tubing and pumps, cooling vents, a fire extinguisher system and a detailed operator’s cab with seat, joystick and control panel. A classic colour scheme with intricate sticker detailing adds the finishing touch to this magnificent LEGO construction toy for kids and grown-ups.
Make way for the powerful LEGO® Technic Crawler Crane! This huge, robust 2-in-1 model comes with an array of realistic details and exciting features. Activate the included Power Functions motor and use the joysticks to operate the boom, raise and lower the claw, rotate the superstructure and drive the huge caterpillar tracks that maneuver this mighty machine! Includes an authentic double winch and pulley system with extensive cabling, working claw, detailed cab with tilt function, exhaust pipe and a ventilation grill. You can also extend the boom for even greater height! A cool blue and white color scheme adds the finishing touch to this awesome model. Rebuilds into a huge Mobile Tower Crane!
Outrun the bad guys with the super-fast Police Pursuit vehicle! This robust LEGO® Technic police car model features an awesome blue, white and black colour scheme with cool police stickers, red and blue warning beacons, aerodynamic front bumper, large rear spoiler and wide black rims with low profile tyres for ultimate grip. Activate the powerful pull-back motor to experience this vehicle's amazing power and acceleration!
Celebrate innovative engineering and design from one of the world’s most prestigious car manufacturers with this magnificent LEGO® Technic™ 42083 Bugatti Chiron model. Developed in partnership with Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S, the model captures the magic of the iconic supercar with its gleaming aerodynamic bodywork, logoed spoked rims with low‑profile tyres, detailed brake discs and W16 engine with moving pistons. Open the doors and you'll discover an elaborate cockpit, featuring a Technic 8-speed gearbox with movable paddle gearshift and a steering wheel bearing the Bugatti emblem. Insert the top speed key to switch the active rear wing from handling to top speed position or lift the hood to reveal a unique serial number and a storage compartment containing a stylish Bugatti overnight bag. A classic Bugatti duo-tone blue colour scheme reflects the brand's signature colour, and a set of cool stickers for additional detailing adds the final touch to this exclusive model!
LEGO® Technic CONTROL+
Meet the most immersive play experience ever from LEGO® Technic: A richer way of controlling your vehicles through new electronic components and a free app for your smart device, working together to bring your play closer to how real-life vehicles function. CONTROL+ equals realistic multi-function control plus new awesome possibilities – like automation, authentic sounds, alternative ways of control, challenges and achievements and live data feedback from your model.
Hack the Brick Toast Maker
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Can a car become a clock?
Can you use a car to make a clock? You can when you hack the pull-back! Check out this video to see how Alexander builds a table clock powered by a pull-back motor.
The biggest challenge ever?
Big. Bold. Ambitious. There was nothing small about the Move It challenge! Watch the video to be blown away by the size of this stunt and get inspired to create your own Move It builds.
Cool solutions for everyday problems
See how Damien uses LEGO® Technic elements to help him enjoy his favorite TV show. And discover why mistakes don’t matter when it comes to inventing cool stuff! Check out all the videos from the Move It stunt for more inspiration.
Hack the Alarm Clock Stopper
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 1
The Move It challenge – Time-lapse
So many hours of hard work and planning played out in just a few seconds!
Hack the… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using a Pull Back motor…?
It’s time to dream BIG!
Can the largest Volvo vehicle in the world really be moved 50 meters using only LEGO® Technic™ elements? There’s only one way to find out! Let’s get ready for the MOVE IT stunt!
Top tips to supercharge your hacks!
Want to make YOUR pull-back hacks the most epic hacks EVER? Check out the video and learn from inventor Joseph as he hacks a pull-back motor to invent a paper airplane launcher.
Hack the… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
A hack to light up your world!
Brighten up your builds with spinning lights! Check out the video to learn a cool hack for creating an impressive spinning light using your LEGO® Technic™ pieces and a pull-back motor. Why not have a go yourself?
Watch the MOVE IT stunt blooper real
Sometimes the best moments in any challenge are when things don’t go to plan! Check out this blooper video to see some of the funniest bits of the MOVE IT challenge.