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Lego gets Fast and Furious with Nissan Skyline GT-R

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Lego Nissan Skyline GTR Fast Furious 04

Lego Nissan Skyline GTR Fast Furious 04

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Lego has introduced its subsequent automobile unencumber, the Nissan Skyline GT-R from “2 Speedy 2 Livid.” The 319-piece package is a part of the Pace Champions sequence, Lego’s line of formally approved automobile kits.

Like the automobile used within the film, the package is in keeping with an R34-generation Nissan Skyline, constructed between 1999 and 2002. Lego’s model does a relatively just right process of depicting the real JDM supercar. It is in an instant recognizable as an R34, particularly with its squared-off headlights and iconic stagger-sized afterburner rear lights. General, it is one among Lego’s extra correct variations to the low-resolution medium of plastic bricks. 

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Along with the bottom automobile, each the movie and the plastic automobile have six-spoke aftermarket wheels, a frame package, and gigantic wing at the trunk. There may be even a nitrous oxide bottle the place the passenger seat will have to be. The package additionally comes with a determine of Paul Walker’s Brian O’Conner, the sequence’ cop became boulevard racer became undercover agent protagonist.

Lego has presented different image automobile kits, similar to James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5, the “Ghostbusters” Ecto-1, and “Again to the Long run” DeLorean. They have got additionally made the 1969 Dodge Charger from the unique “The Speedy & the Livid” installment. Many of those were bought in each smaller kits within the Pace Champions sequence, and as higher standalone kits. 

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In 2019 an R35 Nissan GT-R Nismo turned into the primary Eastern automobile approved by way of Lego. They have not executed a lot with the Nissan dating since (Datsun 240Z, somebody?). Despite the fact that the film tie-in makes for just right advertising and marketing, we might want to look a typical Skyline GT-R package with out the Y2K-era graphics. However, it makes a just right addition to the numerous Corvettes, McLarens and Lamborghinis they have already made. The Skyline GT-R is going on sale in January 2023.