Lego built a fully functional Ducati motorcycle out of 15,000 Lego blocks.
The Lego Technic Ducati Panigale V4 R is a project by Lego Italia and Ducati. Designer Riccardo Zangelmi spent 400 hours building the motorcycle by hand. Zangelmi has been a brick artist for years but the Lego replica is kind of a masterpiece. It also marks the artist’s first time using Lego Technic.
“Taking part in this project of LEGO Italia and Ducati was the most exciting professional challenge I’d ever faced. It pushed me well beyond any limit and I succeeded by crossing the finishing line as part of a team,” Zangelmi said in a statement.
Lego Technic is the company’s line of plastic rods and parts that allow users to create more advanced designs. The range doesn’t just include new shapes, but new functionality with gearboxes and steering systems.
In the Ducati, the Technic elements