Lego Group in collaboration with McLaren unveils the LEGO Technic McLaren Formula 1 Race Car #42141 set. The brick car is a 25.5-inch long, 10.5-inch wide F1 replica made from a staggering 1432 bricks.
The creation celebrates McLaren’s iconic papaya livery carried on the MCL35M race cars throughout the 2021 F1 season. The LEGO Technic McLaren Formula 1 Race Car #42141 set comes with some great details which include an actual V6-engine made from LEGO bricks, complete with moving pistons!Designed by LEGO & McLaren Racing, the LEGO Technic McLaren Formula 1 Race Car is a creation of a collaborative effort between the designing teams of the two companies. The car features realistic details such as its own LEGO V6 engine with moving pistons, steering activated from the cockpit, suspension, and a differential lock. The automobile also sports logos of the partner and sponsor brands across its bodywork which makes it more realistic. With the addition of the half-open cockpit that’s now a standard in Formula 1!According to James Key, Technical Director of McLaren Racing, “We are excited to unveil the unique LEGO Technic model of our McLaren F1 car, fun and engaging product that celebrates our 2021 season livery while giving fans a hands-on interpretation of the new 2022 F1 car design. The final product looks fantastic, and we cannot wait to make this available to our fans.”The LEGO Technic McLaren Formula 1 Race Car #42141 will be available for sale from March 1st, 2022, at a price of $179.99.