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Porsche 911 R: 3D puzzle model revealed

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Porsche 911 R: 3D puzzle model revealed

Porsche have collaborated with German puzzle manufacturer Ravensburger to create a 3D jigsaw puzzle of its limited-run 911 R. The puzzle, which is a 1:18-scale model has 108 plastic pieces and comes complete with moving wheels...

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Aston Martin DB5 gets Lego-fied
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Aston Martin DB5 gets Lego-fied

The 1964 Aston Martin DB5 from Goldfinger will forever be one of the most famous movie cars in history. Now, Lego has created a toy version so you can park one in your lounge room. While the 1:1 vehicle from the film sold for $4.2 million in 2010, the Lego kit retails for US$149.99 ($201.94) – a bargain by comparison...


Bugatti Chiron gets the Lego treatment
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Bugatti Chiron gets the Lego treatment

Bugatti has become the latest manufacturer to team up with Lego for a brick-by-brick recreation of its car. Made up of 3599 pieces, the 1:8 Chiron model features a number of working, mechanical elements. Measuring 14cm tall, 56cm long and 25cm wide, building the toy Chiron won't be the work of a moment...


Porsche recreates 911 Turbo 3.0 in giant Lego
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Porsche recreates 911 Turbo 3.0 in giant Lego

There are plenty of interesting – and strange – ways manufacturers celebrate their classic models, but Lego recreations is an increasingly popular one. The latest retro legend to be recreated brick-by-brick is the Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0, best known as the first 911 Turbo...


Toyota will teach kids to drive at Tokyo Toy Show
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Toyota will teach kids to drive at Tokyo Toy Show

The Toyota Camatte concept is set to become a reality, with the Japanese automotive giant to open a kid's driving school at this year's International Tokyo Toy Show. Called the Camatte School, kids and parents will be able to experience obtaining a driver's licence - by learning how to operate the steering wheel, accelerator and brakes, and drive a car around a course...


Porsche 911 GT3 RS Lego crash test is weirdly satisfying
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Porsche 911 GT3 RS Lego crash test is weirdly satisfying

German automotive organisation, ADAC (equivalent of NRMA, RACQ or RACV), has performed a crash test on the Porsche 911 GT3 RS Lego Technic set, and it is sensational - not least because you're unlikely to see a real 911 crash-tested anytime soon...


McLaren 720S gets Lego-fied for little car enthusiasts
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McLaren 720S gets Lego-fied for little car enthusiasts

The 2017 McLaren 720S has become the latest addition to the LEGO Speed Champions range, joining the P1 hypercar in the toy company's range of model cars. Available to buy from June 1, the 3D-printed McLaren 720S model is accompanied by a car designer minifigure and design studio desk, along with a coffee cup and an original design sketch...


Car toy heaven: 10,000 Hot Wheels cars auctioned
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Car toy heaven: 10,000 Hot Wheels cars auctioned

For most of us, our obsession with cars began with that $2 model car from the local supermarket. More often than not, it was a Matchbox or Hot Wheels item. After all, you risked being ostracised by your friends if you went anywhere near anything else..