The LEGO Technic 42100 Liebherr R 9800 and the 42099 X-Treme Off-Roader both have their dedicated control app called Control+. Although the app offers a lot of exciting possibilities it cannot be customized and some people (like) me prefer physical control over a touchscreen. The great BrickController 2 app solves this issue, you can use a gamepad that is compatible with your phone and control the LEGO vehicles!Continue reading
LEGO Technic 42099 X-Treme Off-Roader Power Functions mod with SBrick
The LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader is a very fun set to drive around, but it’s even better if we have company! I created this Power Functions mod to match the look and performance of the original.Continue reading
LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader stage 2 upgrade – even more power with only 4 extra gears!
After the first crawler upgrade of the LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader set here’s the next level – by replacing the other gear sets the vehicle becomes a real crawling monster:Continue reading
Control+ (aka Powered Up), new hub and motors and some clarification
Powered Up vs. Power Functions
The recently introduced LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader set has some new components, a 4 port Bluetooth hub and new L and XL motors. In this video I’m testing the new motors and try to compare their performance with their Power Functions counterparts:
LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader detailed review and comparison
Unboxing, Speed build and detailed review about the LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader set. This is the first Technic set to include the new Control+ hub and the L and XL motors, we’ll check all of them in details and also compare the performance of the set to the 9398 / 41999 Crawler!Continue reading
Brand new LEGO Technic sets are available for pre-order in the US!
If you’re in the US then today is your lucky day – you can pre-order the brand new LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader and the other Technic sets, they will be delivered by August 1, 2019.
- LEGO Technic 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader – click here
- LEGO Technic 42098 Car Transporter – click here
- LEGO Technic 42097 Compact Crawler Crane – click here