Lego sets are a universal favorite, we've grown up with these and our fascination for the extremely versatile Lego blocks doesn't end even when we grow up. There are many Lego artists around the world that have created that unthinkable with the classic Lego blocks, however the most incredible of all the creations would be the life-sized car creations that are built to perfection with the detailing, color and so on. Most of these Lego cars are not rideable except for a few designs which would definitely be much cheaper than the original. Here are eight such innovative life-size cars built out of Lego blocks.
1. 2004 Volvo XC90 LEGO Replica
Volvo Cars (North America) and Legoland (California) have joined hands for promoting family values and safe driving on the road. In order to highlight this event, the Lego Master Model Builders have built a replica of the Volvo XC90 by turning it into a Lego creation.This blue-colored SUV looks grand with all the details that have been purely made out of Lego bricks, except for the wheels of course.
2. Lego Ford Explorer
Ford built a life-sized Ford Explorer to commemorate the inauguration of Legoland in Florida by using approximately 382,858 Lego bricks! It took a team of engineers from the Ford Chicago assembly plant which took than more than two thousand five hundred hours to complete this task. This huge Ford toy car weighs around 2,654 pounds and marks the collaboration of Ford and Legoland, Florida.
3. Life Sized Lego Optimus Prime Truck
The Optimus Prime Truck from the Transformers series has been recreated with Lego blocks. This plastic brick version and looks every inch of the original in size, color and design! Created by a Lego enthusiast, Maciej Drwiega from Poland, this Lego truck looks absolutely stunning with its remarkable detailing! Some Lego enthusiasts can simply make anything from these multipurpose building blocks!
4. LEGO BMW X1 replica
With the help of the staff from the BMW staff a group of 800+ children between the age of 5 - 13 created a Lego life-sized BMW X1! The children used around 165,000 Lego bricks for doing so. It took four days of intense hand work to recreate the original and the kids got to hone their Lego skills in the bargain! This was truly a great hands-on experience for the children to recreate a popular automobile by using Lego bricks.
5. Drivable Lego car
This life-sized Lego car is made with a difference - it is completely driveable! This multi-colored huge toy car is the work of a T-shirt selling outlet in Manila (the Philippines) called 'Artwork'. This driveable Lego car is the work of a true fan of the Lego building bricks who has taken his passion to a greater height altogether!
6. Lego Ferrari F1
Could you imagine getting inside the popular Formula 1 car - the Ferrari F1 - that is completely built out of Lego bricks and driving it too? Well, this has been done by a Lego enthusiast called Leon Krijgsman who has actually recreated this racing car and has also driven it through the Amsterdam streets as well! This is a great creation by using Lego bricks and adding functionality to the toy automobile as well!
7. Lego Camaro
A Florida-based designer has recreated the popular Camaro car into a life-sized Lego version with the characteristic carrot hue. The car has been made very intricately and reminds us of the original.
8. Lego Volvo
Volvo also recreated its SUV XC70 SUV into a life-sized Lego creation which has been brilliantly executed. It looks so real that you can easily get duped it you see it from a distance! All the components of the car, from the headlights, to the side mirrors - everything looks extremely realistic. However, the only drawback is that it is not functional. Nevertheless, this Lego car creation is a life-sized and life-like replica of the original!