The recently announced #10248 LEGO Creator Expert Ferrari F40 is now available for LEGO VIP members. This model is the latest of LEGO Creator Expert vehicles, including the #10220 LEGO Creator Volkswagen T1 Camper Van and the #10242 LEGO Creator MINI Cooper – two other very nice sets specifically for advanced builders. 🙂
You can read the full press-release of the #10248 LEGO Creator Expert Ferrari F40, full of interesting details about both the history of the original vehicle and the LEGO model here: LEGO Ferrari F40 Press-Release & More! I won’t repeat all the information, but I will include the official description and the designer-video again for your convenience.
Build your very own Ferrari F40! Get up close to one of the world’s greatest supercars—the Ferrari F40! This awesome LEGO Creator Expert replica of the iconic sports car with its sleek aerodynamic lines, distinctive rear spoiler and racing-red bodywork is packed with authentic brick-built details, including pop-up headlights, side air intakes and a vented rear hatch that opens to reveal a twin-turbocharged, 90-degree V8 engine! Open the doors and you’ll discover complete authenticity, right down to the crafted cabled door handles, steering wheel with Ferrari logo and 2 red racing seats, while under the hood you’ll find a luggage compartment and tools. A special windscreen element with printed A-pillars and custom-made, molded rim inserts with sturdy, road-gripping tires add the final touches to this intricately designed model, a must-have for all Ferrari fans!
- Features an array of brick-built details, including a hinged, vented rear hatch, detailed twin-turbocharged, 90 degree V8 engine with quick release function, opening doors and hood with luggage compartment and tools, pop-up headlights, cabled door handles, windscreen element with printed A-pillars, steering wheel with Ferrari logo, 2 red racing seats and custom-made, molded rim inserts.
- Racing-red color scheme!
- Build your very own Ferrari F40!
- Checkout the awesome brick-built details!
- Lift the vented rear hatch to reveal the detailed V8 engine
Open the doors to access the detailed, authentic interior
Take this iconic sports car for a spin!
- Ferrari F40 measures over 3” (8cm) high, 10” (27cm) long and 5” (14cm) wide
The #10248 LEGO Creator Expert Ferrari F40 comes with 1158 pieces, and the price is $99.99. A solid set for a good price. The general release is going to be August 1st, but LEGO VIP members get early access starting today. Just make sure you are logged in with your VIP account. You can find the set under the LEGO Creator section of the Online LEGO Shop.
So what do you think? How do you like the LEGO Ferrari F40? Do you think it is a worthy representation of the original car? Are you planning to add it to your collection? Feel free to share your thoughts and discuss in the comment section below! 😉
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