LEGO Technic 42143 Ferrari Daytona SP3 detailed building review

The LEGO Technic 42143 Ferrari Daytona SP3 is the 4th 1:8 scale supercar released in the past 6 years. It has 3778 pieces, the price is 399.99 EUR / USD, and it will be available from June 1st in LEGO shops at lego.com, with other retailers following in August. There’s a beautiful limited edition coffee table style book released with it, 5000 samples will be available on lego.com from June 1st.

Here is my detailed building review with all the important moments of the building process, and unfortunately with 2 annoying errors I found in the instructions:

And here is the second part with a detailed walkthrough of the exterior and interior, the (lack of) features, a comparison to the previous 3 1:8 scale Technic supercars and my verdict about the set:

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LEGO Vespa wheel hack on a cool custom Hot Rod + mini Vespa

Today I’ll show you quickly the 40517 Creator Vespa together with the big brother Creator Expert 10298 Vespa set, but that’s not all! The cool new tire & rim combo from that set can be used on cars as well with a little trick, and I found the perfect MOC for them!

You can access the instructions for Nico71’s great 42127 alternate model here.

These are the parts used:

Wheel 62.3mm D. x 20.3mm Motorcycle with Molded White Wall Outer Rim Pattern

Tire 75.1mm D. x 20mm Motorcycle

Tire 81.6 x 44 ZR Technic Straight Tread

LEGO 10300 Back to the Future DeLorean time machine detailed building review & more

Update – the set is available at LEGO : lego.com US / lego.com DE / lego.com UK / lego.com AU

Here is the first part of my detailed building review about the 10300 Back to the Future DeLorean time machine set with all the details and references from the movies, and much more!

Many thanks to the DeLorean Club Hungary for this amazing opportunity, stay tuned for the second part of the review with even more content!

Here is the second part of the video with all the Back to the Future LEGO sets released so far, a diecast model besides the real car for comparison, even more Creator Expert cars and the obligatory Car Transporter test!

And here is a comparison between a LEGO, a Playmobil and a diecast DeLorean:

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1:8 scale Supercar showdown

Since we still don’t have any official updates about the anticipated 2022 LEGO Technic 1:8 supercar, I decided to use the following 5 cars to take a look at the official LEGO sets released so far in this scale, the available MOCs and also what alternative brick manufacturers can offer:

The following sets are in the video:

LEGO Technic 42056 Porsche 911 RS – available on Ebay / Bricklink / amazon.de

LEGO Technic 42083 Bugatti Chiron – lego.com / amazon.de

LEGO Technic 42115 Lamborghini Sián FKP 37 – lego.com / zavvi.com / amazon.de

Ferrari F12 MOC by Loxlego – rebrickable.com / buildamoc.com

CaDA C61042W Italian Supercar – decadastore.com

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LEGO is quietly upgrading all Control+ sets and they’ll modify the Zetros

Last year I showed you a promo photo of the Zetros that had a weird Technic hub with screws instead of the snap-on lid. That time we received no explanation about it, but the mysterious new hub suddenly appeared in all building instructions, and the Zetros has even more changes!

You can access the old building instructions of the 42129 Mercedes-Benz Zetros set here for comparison.

LEGO sets retiring soon & deals for November 2021

UPDATE – For the latest deals & coupons check out my new dedicated page – racingbrick.com/deals!

I receive tons of comments asking about sets worth to buy, which ones are likely to be retired soon and whether I know about any good deals. I decided to make this video and also share a list of sets that are expected to be retired, and also some good deals I found recently. Here’s the video first:

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LEGO 10294 Titanic available for preorder & other novelties for November

I’m sure you saw my detailed building review, the 10+1 things you didn’t know about the set & the shorter Tinic version, now here’s your chance to buy the LEGO 10294 Titanic set! If you missed any of these videos, I embedded them at the end of the post. Here are the links:

LEGO 10294 Titaniclego.com US / lego.com UK / lego.com DE / lego.com AU

There are other sets available now at LEGO that I reviewed recently:

LEGO 76240 DC Batman Batmobile Tumblerlego.com US / lego.com UK / lego.com DE / lego.com AU

LEGO 21330 Ideas Home Alonelego.com US / lego.com UK / lego.com DE / lego.com AU

The Technic Batmobile is only available in North America, other countries have to wait unfortunately

LEGO 42127 Technic The Batman Batmobilelego.com US / lego.com UK / lego.com DE / lego.com AU

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