According to Chinese news site Jinyang, he constructed this three-story-tall model of Optimus Prime over the course of 10 months to impress his girlfriend enough that she’d say yes. The superheroic machine took 400 drawings, 40,000 rivets and nearly $10,000 worth of stainless steel and iron.
This Iowa family is SERIOUS about their lawn tractor racing, and built nearly every piece of this 220 HP alcohol-fueled “Supercub” tractor in a CNC shop behind their house. With that much HP and such little weight, it should out-accelerate a Dodge Viper. On dirt.
More pics and info at Gas 2.
This isn’t just any old Lego car, it’s not even just a life-sized Lego car; it’s a fully functional, air-powered, full-sized Lego car.