Custom crazy LEGO® Technic McLaren!
What happens when you take a track icon like the LEGO® Technic McLaren Senna GTR™ and give it to a LEGO Technic fan to unleash their creativity? You get the craziest and coolest McLaren custom build ever seen here on LEGO Life! Why? Well... we don’t wanna spoil the surprise, so go, go, go – check it out yourself and get inspired to create your own custom masterpiece!
Make moves with pull-back hacks!
Unleash your creativity by hacking the Technic™ pull-back function! You can use it to power up cool vehicles and builds. Need inspiration? Watch these fans creations make serious moves using pull-back hacks!
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?
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.
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.
Hack the Kicks Sender
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 7
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.
You’ve blown our socks off!
Wow! You LEGO® Life creators really are the best! We’ve loved seeing all of your amazing hacks. Check out the video to see some of the highlights. Remember to keep on sending us your own epic hack ideas. The awesome creators featured are: CiekawskiInspektorAparat DirektorFlexiblerAlien EleganckiOficerKot GrafClevererOtter GreatestJumpyInfearno ImperatriceZucca024 SenseiSparaconDécisif SilnýCísařJežek ŚwietnaSiostraOpona WysportowanyKapitanKrait 용맹스러운리조챔피온
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.
Hack the… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using a Pull Back motor…?
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.
Reach for the sky!
Learn how to create a flying propeller using a LEGO® Technic™ pull-back motor. See how Joseph uses LEGO pieces to make an axle and a crank. What else can you do with a pull-back? Watch the video to get inspired!
Hack the… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
Porsche 911 GT3 RS
Celebrate innovative engineering and design from one of the world’s leading car manufacturers with this stunning LEGO® Technic model. Developed in partnership with Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG, this elegantly packaged LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS with its sleek aerodynamic lines, adjustable rear spoiler and orange bodywork is packed with authentic features and functions that capture the magic of the iconic supercar, and the attention to detail is clear from the outset! Open the doors and you'lldiscover an elaborate cockpit with racing seats, working gearbox, steering wheel with gearshift paddles, detailed dashboard and a glove compartment containing a unique serial number. Lift the rear lid and you’ll have access to a detailed flat 6 engine with moving pistons, while under the bonnet you'll find a storage area with suitcase. Red suspension springs, detailed brake calipers and original-design rims with special low-profile road-gripping tires add the final touches to this magnificent m odel!
Compact Crawler Crane
Move loads in confined spaces with the awesome LEGO® Technic Compact Crawler Crane. This robust and versatile mobile crane comes with a host of realistic features, including huge crawler tracks, extensive hoist cabling and a classic yellow and black colour scheme with cool sticker detailing. Drive into position, lower the outriggers, extend the boom and activate the safety lock, then operate the winch and rotate the superstructure through 180° to deliver loads with pinpoint accuracy. And when you’re done, you can fold the LEGO Crawler Crane into a compact vehicle and head out on the next job! Rebuild this 2-in-1 buildable model to create the LEGO Technic Compact Tower Crane.
Engines ready! Drivers ready! Pull back, release and GO, GO, GO! Dragster racing has to be the ultimate speed challenge, so put your building skills to the test and create this awesome LEGO® Technic Dragster car. Just pull back and release to see it speed along. Then lock in the wheelie bar to perform heart-pumping wheelies. Want more action? Rebuild the Dragster into a super-fun pull-back Hot Rod.
Mini CLAAS XERION
Love tractors? Love building? Then you’ll love this LEGO® Technic Mini CLAAS XERION (42102) tractor. In the famous CLAAS colours, this eye-catching tractor is top of its class. And its good looks are just the start. This powerful machine is packed with features to tackle jobs in the field or farm. Great news for busy farmers; the tractor rebuilds into a Harvester, with steering and rotary cutter.
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!
RC Tracked Racer
Get ready for some high-speed action with the high-powered LEGO® Technic RC Tracked Racer, featuring a fresh lime-green, white and black colour scheme with cool stickers, roll bars and huge rugged tracks for ultimate maneuverability! Grab the remote control and drive this super-robust vehicle over obstacles, accelerate at breakneck speed, and perform spins and turns in forward or reverse gear! Rebuild to create another powerful RC model, the awesome RC Off-Road Truck!
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!
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!
4X4 X-treme Off-Roader
Get ready for a new play experience with the amazing LEGO® Technic 4x4 X-treme Off-Roader. This model is controlled via the LEGO TECHNIC CONTROL+ app and comes with an array of advanced app-controlled features and functions! Choose from different control screens to drive forward, reverse, steer, accelerate, brake and race over obstacles, play cool sound effects and get real-time feedback, such as a speed and tilt log—all from the comfort of your smart device! Or you can test out your skills in the app’s challenges and achievement section—how many reward badges can you collect? And, with high-rise independent suspension, huge wheels and tyres, and an awesome colour scheme with intricate sticker detailing, this super-rugged LEGO 4x4 really is the coolest app-controlled off-roader in town!
Airport Rescue Vehicle
Race to the rescue with this outstanding 2-in-1, high-tech replica of a real-life airport rescue vehicle. This detailed model features a classic red, black and gray color scheme, large driver’s cab with detailed dashboard, wing mirrors, opening tool storage compartment, 4-cylinder engine with moving pistons, twin-axle steering, double rear axle and chunky tires. Activate the boom to position the water cannon and extinguish the flames! This Power Functions upgradable model can be rebuilt to create an awesome Fire Rescue Vehicle!
Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3245
Climb aboard the awesome Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3245! This huge, robust, 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic model is packed with authentic details and features. Turn on the included Power Functions large motor and engage the advanced pneumatic system (new for fall 2015) for complete control over an array of exciting motorized functions. You can operate the ultra-versatile crane arm mechanism, open and close the grabber, extend the outriggers or raise and lower the tipper body! Twin axle steering, double differential drive and fully independent suspension provide ultimate maneuverability, and the driver's cab tilts to reveal a detailed 6-cylinder engine with moving pistons. Open the cab doors to access the detailed interior with dashboard, blue seating and steering wheel with Mercedes-Benz logo. This meticulously detailed 2015 model also features an extendable crane arm, 4 suspended axles, double wheels on the 2 rear axles, opening tailgate, warning beacons, wing mirrors and comprises 2753 elements, making it the largest LEGO Technic model ever produced. An authentic white, gray and black colour scheme and iconic 3-pointed Mercedes-Benz star add the finishing touches to this impressive model. When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild it into the rugged Mercedes-Benz Articulated Construction Truck.
Experience power in design with the LEGO® Technic 42071 Dozer Compacter. This authentic replica of a real-life dozer compactor features a driver’s cab, huge blade and massive compactor wheels. Steer into position, lower the blade and you’re ready for action! This tough 2-in-1 LEGO Technic model comes with a cool blue, grey, black and orange colour scheme, and a set of stickers for additional detailing. Rebuild it to create a powerful Articulated Truck.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
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.
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 3
Hack the Brick Toast Maker
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 5
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.
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?
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!
Hack the Alarm Clock Stopper
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 1