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.
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.
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.
The Move It challenge – Time-lapse
So many hours of hard work and planning played out in just a few seconds!
Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
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.
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… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
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?
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 Brick Toast Maker
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 5
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 3
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.
Power up the super-rugged, super-cool Getaway Truck. This tough LEGO® Technic monster truck model features extra-wide rims with huge chunky tyres, 2 large side-mounted exhaust pipes, heavy-duty front bumper and an awesome red, black and grey colour scheme with cool flame stickers for a real bad-guy look! Activate the powerful pull-back motor and leave the competition behind!
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!
BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Celebrate innovative design and engineering with this amazing LEGO® Technic model. Developed in partnership with BMW, this detailed replica captures the unmistakable, iconic lines of the real-life machine and features a blue and black colour scheme, handlebar steering, BMW Motorrad's unique telelever front suspension system, aerodynamic windshield and a detailed dashboard and exhaust. Raise the kickstand and maneuver the motorcycle to see the visible shaft drive and 2-cylinder boxer engine spring to life. Large top case and luggage panniers with opening lids, and black spoke wheels with all-terrain tires add the final touches to this magnificent model! Rebuilds into a unique concept model, created in collaboration with BMW designers. Interactive, 3D digital LEGO® Building Instructions app available online, for both models!
Land Rover Defender
Explore innovative engineering and design from one of the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers of city and all-terrain vehicles with this impressive LEGO® Technic™ Land Rover Defender replica model – an awesome display piece for the home or office. Developed in partnership with Land Rover, this detailed reproduction captures the vehicle's beautifully crafted and sculpted surfaces, and comes with a host of realistic functions, including All Wheel Drive with 3 differentials, independent suspension on both axles and a working winch. Open the doors and you’ll discover an elaborate cabin with a working steering wheel, detailed dashboard and a new-for-October-2019 transmission system with 2 levers for engaging high or low gear ratios and a selector for changing gear – the most sophisticated LEGO Technic gearbox to date! You can also fold the rear seats forward to view the 4-speed sequential gearbox, lift the bonnet to view the in-line 6-cylinder engine with moving pistons or turn the rear-mounted spare wheel to open the rear door. A removable roof rack with storage box, pannier, ladder and traction mats, plus a set of original-design rims with road-gripping tyres add the final touches to this magnificent model.
App-Controlled Top Gear Rally Car
With laser focus you slide behind the wheel. Nothing matters but the speed! Take control of this cool LEGO® Technic Top Gear Rally Car and get ready for the drive of your life! Controlled using the LEGO Technic CONTROL+ App, you’ll discover a host of cool functions, including realistic sounds and real-time feedback. Take on challenges, earn achievements and access inspirational Top Gear content.
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.
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!
Concrete Mixer Truck
Every big build needs a sturdy concrete mixer to get the job done. You’ll be turning concrete in no time with the LEGO® Technic Concrete Mixer Truck. Drive the truck then turn the mixing drum to prepare your concrete. Ready to unload? Turn the mixer drum counterclockwise to release the concrete. Use the funnel to guide the concrete where you need it, ready for your next construction project.
Ford® F-150 Raptor
Often called the ‘workhorse’ of utility trucks, Ford® pickups are famed for their power and functionality. Now you can build your own tribute to an award-winning series of trucks with the LEGO® Technic Ford F-150 Raptor (42126) set. Enjoy quality time as you explore the realistic features packed into this true-to-life model, like the V6 engine with moving pistons, plus suspension on all wheels.
Got what it takes to be the speed-sailing champ? Put your skills to the test with this LEGO® Technic Catamaran – which really floats on water! Built for speed, it’s packed with features to give you the edge on race day. Angle the sails, then use the dagger boards for stability as you sail through the water. Rebuild your model into a floating Race Power Boat for even more sailing adventures.
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.
Build the new LEGO Technic McLaren Senna GTR!
Can you beat the timer? Play and complete all the challenges in time to build the new LEGO Technic McLaren Senna GTR.
Hack the Kicks Sender
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 7
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
Hack the Alarm Clock Stopper
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 1
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.