Lego Technic BMW M 1000 RR Lego motorbike

Lego Technic BMW M 1000 RR – bigger is better (pic: Lego)

If you’ve not managed to find a new Lego set you want for Christmas there’s a major new wave of releases coming out on New Year’s Day.

Christmas is undoubtedly the busiest season for gift-giving and purchasing However, toys need to be available far ahead of time to allow everyone to have a chance to get them. Lego tends to make a lot more toys at the beginning of each year. This includes this huge new Technic motorbike.

Even though big sets may be released at any moment, the bulk of sets that are not very large are most likely to come out in late summer and new year. January will see many sets from Star Wars, Harry Potter and Ninjago.

The TechnicBMW M 1000 RR is a model of the BMW M 1000 RR that’s more for adults than kids. The 1:15 scale model has all parts and works.

However Technic Lego is compatible with the regular kind it’s generally used to create machinery and vehicles that actually work, with the BMW M 1000 RR having a fully functional three-speed gearbox and front and rear suspension.

It’s also got front steering, a gold chain, and three different dashboards and a printed windshield – for you to customise your display however you want.

This model is exactly the same as the real thing. The way it’s built mirrors how the bikes are made, and all parts are assembled in the same manner.

That’s what makes it so satisfyingly difficult (pic: Lego).

‘It’It was so fun to get under the skin of this important model for BMW Motorrad. There’s a reason why these beautifully engineered bikes are so universally loved by the biking community, and we are confident our Lego Technic version is a winner like its real-life namesake’, says designer Samuel Tacchi.

The length of the bike is 45.5 cm and its height is 27.7cm (or 32.6cm when it’s displayed with its stand), making it the longest. It also has 1,920 pieces. Lego Technic motorbike ever.

That also means it’s not cheap, at £174.99, but then you have got plenty of time to start saving up.

Set number 42130, it’ll go on sale on January 1 at Lego stores and the official websiteYou could also find it at other stores starting in March.

Even the box is enormous (picture from Lego)

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