The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible

When you merge the Lego, motoring and motorsport worlds, you know it’s going to be pretty epic. These new 2017 Speed Champions sets certainly look very, very tempting…

Remind me later
The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport

We have a feeling a lot of our money is going to be spent on Lego in the next few months, because a load of new sets in the Speed Champions series have been revealed.

There’s a load of awesome Lego versions of car and motorsport machinery, from the Mercedes AMG GT3 race car to the previously announced Ford GT and Ford GT40 and the Bugatti Chiron.

The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport
The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport

Yes, the latest monster from Bugatti can now be owned in Lego form, coming with a few additional extras including a driver, some slalom cones and changeable wheel covers.

There’s also a Ferrari FXX K, which comes with its own development centre (with a dyno and engine run stand, along with other cool extra bits and pieces.

The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport

The biggest new Speed Champions set is the Mercedes F1 kit, which features two cars, seven mini figures and a load of cool F1 track pieces like a garage, starting lights, the podium and corner sections.

Let’s just hope they haven’t already printed off stickers for Nico Rosberg…

The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport
The New Lego Speed Champions Sets Look Absolutely Incredible - Motorsport

For those of you preferring the Prancing Horse to the Three-Pointed Star, there’s also a smaller Ferrari F1 set with starting lights, a driver and the SF16-H from 2016.

The sets are apparently set to be released in winter 2017, although a few like the Ford GT will be arriving earlier than some of the others.

So, it appears Lego is about to take all of my money. Which ones do you like the look of? Let us know in the comments!