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    Ford debuts full-size Lego model of Explorer at Chicago plant [w/video]

    Ford has created a full-size replica of the company's new Explorer crafted from Lego bricks. The sculpture was created by 22 designers over the course of 2,500 hours. All told, there are 380,000 individual bricks at work, weighing in at a hefty 2,654 pounds, and a 768-pound aluminum platform ...

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    Video: Lego to release VW Westfalia camper van model this fall

    Lego will pay tribute to the Volkswagen Westfalia camper with a new kit that goes on sale in October. The model is based on a 1962 Volkswagen Bus with the sought-after pop-top camper option. The interior even features a sink and dinette, along with the all important bench seat-cum-double ...

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    Video: Lego Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet with working PDK is unreal

    We've grown a little callous when it comes to Lego creations. We blame the internet. After all, with the world 's Lego builders itching to show off their latest Technic and basic block constructions, the bar is set continuously higher. These days, our eyebrows don't arch at anything less than ...

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    Video: Legoland California staff pranks their Volvo-driving general manager

    Peter Ronchetti is the general manager of Legoland in California. He drives a Volvo XC60, but the Legoland staff decided he should jump up to the XC90. Seeing as the Legoland staff is rather skilled at turning interlocking plastic bricks into art, they decided to give Ronchetti a full-size ...

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    Lego celebrates 60 years of the Mercedes-Benz Unimog with 2,048-piece kit

    Can we build it? Yes we can! Before the Obama campaign pilfered the slogan, it belonged to the kid's show "Bob the Builder." But it could just as easily be applied to Legos. Or the perhaps even the Mercedes-Benz Unimog. The versatile utility vehicle celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, ...

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    Video: Cars 2 trailer remade in Lego Land

    If there's a cooler child's toy for adults than a box of Legos, we don't know what it is. To wit, it's possible to take a couple handfuls of Lego blocks and assemble a miniature car... or a couple hundred pounds of the bricks to make a full-size car. And since you're apparently someone who, like ...

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    Video: Sign #5,328 You Have Too Much Free Time - Lego R/C Veyron with seven-speed gearbox

    Remote control Lego Technic Bugatti Veryon – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Someone going by the handle "Sheepo" spent who knows how many hours satisfying the urge to build a Bugatti Veyron out of Lego Technic pieces. Among its many features are a remote controlled braking ...

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    Video: iPhone driving game + Lego Maniac = Awesome

    Lego steering kit for iPhone – Click above to watch video
    digg_url = ''; Someone had an iPod and a driving game. What he didn't have was a desire to hold his phone and twist it this way and that. Enter Legos, lately ...

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    Merry Christmas from Autoblog!

    Custom Lego 1966 Ford Galaxie 500 Convertible by Lino M. Click here to see additional shots.
    All of us here at Autoblog would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas. We hope that Santa treated everybody well, and that you all have a great day catching up with family and friends. Have fun and ...

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    Brick By Brick: James May's Lego house comes down

    Top Gear host James May went to Dorking, England and built a Lego fort house in an orchard with more than three million Lego pieces. Now it's time for him to vacate the premises, and the house has been torn down. Mays had tried to get the structure taken to the Lego park in Windsor, but the cost ...

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    VIDEO: Don't call it OCD: Dude builds 32-valve DOHC V8 out of Legos

    32-Valve, DOHC Lego V8 - click above image to watch the video
    For those about to rock, we salute you, of course. And for those of you with four months of free time, seventeen suitcases full of Lego bricks and a masters in mechanical engineering, we'll totally give you props if – and only if ...

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    Stig and the boys immortalized in bricks as Top Gear makes it to Legoland

    The Top Gear crew rendered in LEGO - High-res version available at flickr
    digg_url = ''; Another Saturday, another LEGO car story. This time, the little Danish bricks have been used to immortalize the presenters from our favorite ...

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    VIDEO: Limited slip differential Lego style

    Lego open differential - click image above for Lego LSD video
    After spending enough time searching YouTube to make us reconsider our personal path in life, we're slowly coming to the conclusion that there just aren't other old-timey awesome vids like the one on the differential. Which, while a ...

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    REPORT: James May to build life-sized Lego house. But what's in the garage?

    James May, a.k.a. Captain Slow on Top Gear, has a BBC show called James May's Toy Stories. After building an award-winning Plasticine garden and the world's largest model airplane, the next thing on May's list is a house built of Legos. A two-storey house. And he intends to live in it for a ...

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    VIDEO: Triumph Daytona motorcycle assembled from Lego bricks

    Lego Triumph Daytona motorcycle - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Further proof that you can literally fashion anything if given access to enough interconnecting Lego bricks is this Triumph Daytona 1200 motorcycle. The machine has apparently been on display for quite some time at ...

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    Childhood Redeemed: Lego artist creates jaw-dropping four-wheeled creations

    Firas Abu-Jaber's Lego cars - click above for a high-res gallery
    This is how you tell the master from the journeyman: Give them a common task, place the same tools in each of their hands, and while journeyman's results will be acceptable, the master's results will be amazing. Firas Abu-Jaber has a ...

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    Mad physicist creates cars out of LEGOs

    Click above for gallery of LEGO creations by the Mad Physicist
    Today we bring you some more wonderfully crazy LEGO creations, this time created by a genuine mad scientist. The creator is actually a physicist living in Southampton, England, and his creations are so insanely imaginative that he is ...

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    Standardization gone amok: LEGO Ferrari F2008 F1 car

    Perhaps this is Ferrari's answer to the FIA's threat to move to standardized engines: standardized building blocks! What could be more fair than to have every team start out with their own huge package of LEGOs? The drivetrain could remain unique or might even be a LEGO V8, but each team would get ...

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    Build your own 1960 Beetle - with Legos

    There's likely to be no shortage of VW Beetle owners who can relate to this new kit from Lego. It's a box with 1,626 parts in it that one day, after hours of work, will resemble a classic Bug. Three differences: This box of bits will only cost you $120 and a successful build is probably not above ...

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    '66 Barris Batmobile hits the bricks

    Click above for photo galleryLino M is one of our favorite custom Lego builders. We've shared some of his work with you in the past, and if you frequent his flickr photo stream, you'll find that he's usually up to something new. One of his recent creations is this rather spectacular, unbelievably ...


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