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!
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 Brick Toast Maker
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 5
Hack the… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using a Pull Back motor…?
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.
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!
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
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.
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.
Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
Stunt Show Truck & Bike
It’s the ultimate test of speed, skill and precision. Pull back the motorcycle to send it racing towards the ramp. Then watch as it soars through the ring of fire in a display of pure bravery. Just switch the ramp back into a trailer and fix to the truck ready to transport your bike. Want a new challenge? Rebuild the LEGO® Technic™ Stunt Show Truck & Bike model into a cool Stadium Truck set.
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 tires, and an awesome color scheme with intricate sticker detailing, this super-rugged LEGO 4x4 really is the coolest app-controlled off-roader in town!
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 hood 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 synchronized 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 garbage truck featuring an array of authentic details.
Power up the rugged LEGO® Technic 42073 BASH!, featuring an awesome red, black and gray color scheme with cool racing stickers, heavy-duty front bumper, large rear spoiler and huge chunky tires. Activate the powerful pull-back motor to experience this vehicle's amazing power and acceleration, and see the engine crash out of the car body on impact… BASH!
Power up this authentic 2-in-1 dragster replica, featuring a distinctive “muscle car” look and an array of true-to-life details, including a massive V8 engine with moving pistons, working steering, huge rear tires, large exhaust and a big rear spoiler. Raise the body shell to reveal the chassis, exhaust pipes and working transmission. This Power Functions upgradable model comes with wheelie function and an awesome vivid-blue and black color scheme and cool flame stickers. Rebuild it to create a Supercharged Dragster!
Enjoy exciting expeditions with the Extreme Adventure vehicle, featuring 4 independent, ground-gripping tracks, working suspension, working winch, front steering and a host of exciting functions. Open the upswing doors and see the running boards lower into position, turn the crank to raise the integrated roof tent, unlock the tailgate to access the sliding storage drawer with shovel or lift the hood to reveal a powerful V8 engine with moving pistons. This impressive 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic model also includes an opening side storage compartment with a first aid kit and 2 fire extinguishers, roof rack with 2 dark-green jerry cans, and a yellow, black and purple color scheme with decorative sticker detailing. Rebuild to create a Mobile Base Vehicle!
Compact Tracked Loader
Clear the ground with the Compact Tracked Loader! This robust LEGO® Technic model has all the features of the real-life machine, including a sophisticated, rear-hinged boom mechanism that provides full control of the huge bucket and grabber, roof spotlights, warning beacon, gear lever and large triangular crawler tracks for increased traction and maneuverability on soft terrain. A cool white, gray and black color scheme adds the finishing touch to this awesome model! Rebuilds into a powerful Snow Groomer.
Moto Cross Bike
Tear up the trails on the awesome Moto Cross Bike! This tough-as-dirt LEGO® Technic 2-wheeler has lots of authentic features, like chain-drive, working pistons, front and rear suspension and knobby tires. This cool 2-in-1 model is just like the real thing! Rebuilds into a racing Speedway Motorbike with front suspension, rear suspension and engine with moving pistons.
Experience a combination of compact design and awesome power with this ultra-cool replica of a real-life telehandler, featuring a detailed cab, heavy-duty tires and 4-wheel steering for ultimate maneuverability. Extend the versatile boom to send the tipping bucket high into the air. This rugged 2-in-1 LEGO® Technic model comes with a cool red, gray and black color scheme and rebuilds into a powerful Tow Truck! Interactive, 3D digital LEGO Building Instructions app available online for both models!
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 color 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.
Display Team Jet
Enjoy high-flying adventures with this high-tech, aerodynamic jet. This awesome 2-in-1 model features a large open-plan cockpit, retractable undercarriage and a cool yellow, black and white color scheme with sporty black-and-white checkered racing stickers. When you feel like another building challenge, rebuild it to create an aerobatic Stunt Plane. Interactive, 3D Digital LEGO® Building Instructions app available online, for both models!
Skid Steer Loader
Get ready for a busy day on the construction site with the LEGO® Technic™ Skid Steer Loader. With 4 chunky wheels, this loader is ready for action. Lift and tip the bucket to scoop, just like on a real loader. Open the roll cage to find a driver’s cab with seat and control panel. From landscaping to roadworks, this machine keeps on going. When you're ready for more, rebuild it into a cool Hot Rod.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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?
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.
Hack the… Hand Heli
Make a simple but effective propeller that you can launch across rooms!
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 Kicks Sender
Hack the Pull Back – Hack 7
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!