Experience a classic and real iconic British automobile with the authentic LEGO Technic Land Rover Defender. Regarded as one of the ultimate 4x4’s, the Defender is about as rugged as they come and this special LEGO Technic set is a must-have! The Land Rover Defender is an instantly recognisable vehicle with it’s chunky tyres, rugged looks and high power four-wheeled drive. It’s built for any terrains and has a rich history after first being introduced to the world back in the 1940’s. It’s since gone on to rule roads both on and off the beaten track, along with becoming a vital asset for armies due to its incredible durability and power. This impressive LEGO Technic Land Rover Defender captures the all-terrain realism of the British classic with its sculpted surfaces and intricately detailed finish along with a variety of cool functions. The LEGO Defender is a must for any petrol head and budding young builder, with it specially developed in partnership with Land Rover so there’s no detail is spared here. The replica showcases special bodywork, the Land Rover logo, a removable roof rack, storage boxes, traction mats, opening doors, hood, tailgate and a meticulously designed interior. Alongside that, it offers authenticity like no other with an openable bonnet featuring a huge six-cylinder engine with moving pistons along with a four-speed sequential gearbox with two levers for engaging high or low gears. This is the most sophisticated LEGO Technic gearbox to date which only adds to the realism of the replica. Opening the doors allows you to access the LEGO Defender cabin where you’ll find a fully working steering wheel and highly detailed dashboard. You can also fold the rear seats forward to view the four-speed sequential gearbox or turn the rear-mounted spare wheel to open the rear door for extra access. This car is a British classic and is a must for any Land Rover fan, collector of iconic cars or LEGO lover. The LEGO Land Rover Defender is part of the Technic collection which originally debuted way back in 1977. Founded as the Expert Builder series before being renamed in 1984, the now Technic series boasts over 400 sets within the collection and continues to grow. The Technic collection is a unique arm of LEGO as it features innovative, technological pieces as opposed to the famous, classic bricks. These sets often include gears, axles, pins, beams and plates to build something unique – just like the LEGO Defender. Features: Authentic bodywork with Land Rover emblems, original-design rims with ground-gripping tyres, removable roof rack with storage box, pannier, ladder and traction mats, opening doors, bonnet and rear door, plus a detailed cabin. Includes a 4-speed sequential gearbox along with all-wheel drive and three differentials. Both axles feature independent suspension and a detailed in-line six-cylinder engine and working winch. Interior showcases a detailed dashboard, working steering wheel and forward-folding rear seats that reveal the 4-speed sequential gearbox. New system with 2 levers for engaging high or low gear ratios and a selector for changing gear – the most sophisticated LEGO® Technic™ gearbox to date! Authentic Land Rover olive green, grey and black colour scheme. Lift the bonnet to see the detailed in-line 6-cylinder engine with moving pistons. Open the doors to access the detailed cabin. Turn the rear-mounted spare wheel to open the rear door. Includes a collection of authentic Land Rover stickers. This LEGO® Technic Land Rover Defender set is designed to provide an immersive and rewarding building experience. This intricate set includes over 2,500 pieces. Land Rover Defender measures over 8” (22cm) high, 16” (42cm) long and 7” (20cm) wide. Warning: Not suitable for children under the age of 3 years due to small parts which could cause a choking hazard.