The LEGO® Group recently snuck a new Creator Expert set onto their site. The model joins a growing line of realistic cars like the Fiat 500 and Porsche 911 Turbo/Targa. For its latest automotive foray, the LEGO® Group announced a Pickup Truck is coming soon. In fact, you can pre-order it already. The official set description reads:
A perfect escape from modern life! Get ready to travel back to the 1950s with this LEGO® Pickup Truck (10290) building project. Packed with details, this true-to-life model recreates the vintage pickup truck shape with its rounded lines. Explore the model to discover realistic pickup truck features like a stepside bed, opening doors and tailgate and removable wooden side railings.
- NAME: Pickup Truck
- SET #: 10290
- THEME: Creator Expert (18+)
- COST: $169.99 CAD
- BRICK COUNT: 1677
- MINIFIGURES: None
- RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2021
- COST/BRICK: $0.101 (very good value)
- BRICK-TO-FIG RATIO: N/A
The accessories provided in this set allow you to customize seasonal displays, which is a fun concept. Additionally, the set measures over 14 cm high, 33 cm long, and 14 cm wide, putting it on a similar scale as previous Creator Expert cars. As mentioned earlier, the set is already available for pre-sale. What are your thoughts on this model? Let us know in the comments below or reach out on social media.
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