LEGO City Race Car

Product information

Earn your racing stripes with this super speedy racing car from LEGO City. Adjust the spoiler, blast away from the starting grid and race through the twistiest corners. Finish the race ahead of your opponents and lift the big winner’s trophy! Collect this and all the other vehicles in the Great Vehicles range (sold separately).
 
Includes a race car driver mini figure with a racing helmet, winner's trophy, adjustable spoiler and never-before-seen racing wheels.
Brand
LEGO
Dimensions
Box: H4 x W12 x D6cm
Lego Type
LEGO City
Material
Plastic
Model name / number
60053
Number of pieces
100
Suitable From
5 years
Warning!
Not suitable for children under 5 years.

Brand Story

The company that was destined to become LEGO started life as being a small workshop that produced wooden toys, run by Ole Kirk Christiansen in 1932. The name ‘LEGO’ was adopted in 1934, coming from the Danish phrase ‘leg godt’, which means ‘play well’. It wasn’t until 1947 that they started producing plastic toys, with the first version of the now infamous interlocking bricks coming in 1949.
 
They weren’t quite the bricks that people are used to nowadays, being made from a different material and having a slightly different locking system. It was actually Christiansen’s son Godtfred Kirk that saw the potential for the bricks to become a tool for creative play and in 1958, the modern brick design was born. From this date, despite variation in the design and purpose of individual pieces over the years, each remains compatible in some way with previous pieces. So you could have a LEGO set from 1958 and it would still be completely compatible with a modern set.
 
Since the 1960, thousands of sets have been released covering everything from Aliens to the Wild West. The only area that the company has never tackled directly is military-themed sets, because Ole Kirk set a policy that they must never make war seem like child’s play. The largest ever LEGO set to date is a scale-model of the Taj Mahal, which was made out of 5922 pieces.
 
The LEGO Group's motto is ‘det bedste er ikke for godt’, which roughly translates to "only the best is the best". Ole Kirk Christiansen came up with this phrase to encourage workers to always produce the highest quality toys possible.
 
Nowadays, LEGO makes a vast range of toys for all ages, as well as teaching materials for children, which are distributed in over 130 countries. The company has approximately 10,000 employees and is the world's third largest manufacturer of play materials.
 

Delivery

Click & collect

Free Click & Collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops for collection tomorrow from 2pm
339 participating John Lewis and Waitrose shops
Free

Standard delivery

£3.00

Next or named day delivery

£6.95

Next or named morning delivery

£9.95

International delivery available

  • Europe (Non EU) - £7.50
  • Europe (EU) - £7.50
  • Rest of World - £25.00
Provided by JL Delivery Ltd - more about international delivery
From  £7.50

Collect+ from a local shop from Thursday - postcode exclusions apply for Collect+ deliveries

5000+ participating Collect+ shops
£3.00

Returns

We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, just return the products to us or to one of our shops. Unless faulty, we'd like this to be within 90 days of purchase. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy.

Depending on the type of product, you can make free returns via our shops, Royal Mail (or courier collection for large or heavy items), Collect+ or via MyHermes.

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Q & As

LEGO City Race Car 5 5 1 1
Great little lego pack My son,who is 6, loves building this lego car all the time.. Great size pack and good price too, 16 September 2014
1-1 of 1

£7.99


Product code :

78640406


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