Earlier this year, it was revealed that LEGO had partnered with Universal to bring the Fast & Furious franchise home in toy form. Now, we take a look at the first set that this association has produced and it is, rather appropriate, Dom & # 39; s Charger, with which movie fans will surely be familiar. The set will arrive next month and the company has revealed what lies ahead.
The LEGO Technic Dom Dodge Charger Set consists of 1,077 pieces and is intended for anyone 10 years and older. The Technic line offers slightly more complex and detailed sets, which seem to adapt to Fast and Furious Aesthetics quite well. The set is built at 1:13 scale and includes quite a few details that replicate the car as seen in the movies. Samuel Tacchi, designer of the LEGO Technic Dom Dodge Charger, said this in a statement.
"The high-octane action of the Fast & Furious franchise has captured the hearts and imaginations of gas heads around the world. We want to inspire people of all ages to explore their creativity through building what Be your passion, and we meet fans of the LEGO Technic and the hit franchise who love cool cars and adrenaline-fueled fun. Along with that same passion, we worked closely with the Universal team to bring the Dom Dodge Charger to life. in the smallest detail to inspire fans of Fast & Furious and LEGO Technical Builders worldwide. "
LEGO also released a short video featuring the toy in action. Pictures from the movies are also included, helping to illustrate the amount of detail the set contains. The V8 engine. A wide range of moving parts. Even down to the license plate, this car was designed to be as close to reality as possible. The model comes with a bracket that allows it to be displayed in the position of the wheel bracket.
This association was undoubtedly intended to be capitalized as a link to F9, also known as Fast & Furious 9. Unfortunately, given what is happening in the world right now, and with theaters closed indefinitely, the highly anticipated sequel was delayed until April 2021. However, as people search Creative ways to kill time, this LEGO set could end up serving another important purpose. Think of it like a puzzle. Although it is a relatively expensive puzzle.
There is currently no information on what other Fast and Furious states that the toy maker has in store. One could expect something specific F9 products to get to the shelves closer to the new movie release date. Preorders for the Dom Dodge Charger are available right now. The set costs $ 99.99. LEGO will begin shipping the toys on April 27, 2020. Be sure to check out the trailer as well as the pictures showing the set, which we've included below. Those who wish to choose one of these can head to LEGO.com.
Topics: Fast and Furious, Fast and Furious 9, Lego, Toys, Collectibles