Episode 02 - Collaboration & Problem-Solving
The kids pair off to show off their off-road buggies.
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!
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!
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
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.
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.
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!
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.
Hack the Epic Jump Launcher
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Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
The LEGO® Technic™ McLaren Senna GTR model in Asphalt 9: Legends Grand Prix
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.
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 tires, 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 color scheme reflects the brand's signature color, and a set of cool stickers for additional detailing adds the final touch to this exclusive 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 neat functions, including realistic sounds and real-time feedback. Take on challenges, earn achievements and access inspirational Top Gear content.
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!
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 tail door. A removable roof rack with storage box, pannier, ladder and traction mats, plus a set of original-design rims with road-gripping tires add the final touches to this magnificent model.
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 2793 elements, making it one of the largest LEGO Technic models we have ever produced. An authentic white, gray and black color 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.
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 hood 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 mod el!
Carry out heroic rescue missions with the LEGO® Technic™ Rescue Helicopter. This realistic model comes with a cool red, white and black color scheme and an array of realistic features and functions. Spin the rotors, open the side and rear doors, and operate the winch to lower the rescue stretcher… it's just like the real thing! Rebuild this set to create a futuristic Concept Plane.
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!
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!
Volvo Concept Wheel Loader ZEUX
Get a glimpse of the future with the LEGO® Technic™ 42081 Volvo Concept Wheel Loader ZEUX. Developed in collaboration with Volvo, this innovative concept model is packed with realistic details, including a cool mapping drone. You can adjust the counterbalance according to your load, operate the boom and bucket, both independently and simultaneously, and enjoy optimal maneuverability with 4‑wheel steering. This 2-in-1 model also features futuristic rims with huge ground‑gripping tires and comes with a classic Volvo color scheme, plus a set of stickers for additional detailing. And when you feel like another building challenge, rebuild this LEGO Technic set into a futuristic Volvo Concept Hauler PEGAX.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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?
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.
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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.
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… Pulley
Can you defy gravity using 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!