WATCH: Lego builds McLaren Senna from nearly half a million bricks

Image: Press Association
Image: Press Association

McLaren and Lego have teamed up for something really ambitious - a full-sized model of the Senna supercar, built from hundreds of thousands of Lego bricks.

McLaren says the Lego Senna took builders more than 2700 hours and is comprised of a total of 467 854 bricks.

The assembly time for the Lego Senna was incredibly nine times longer than the 300 hours it takes the automaker to hand- build each of the Senna production cars.

The Lego Senna is also 498kg heavier than the real thing, scaling at about 17000kg.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24
Lockdown For
Voting Booth
Do you think Lewis Hamilton deserves to be knighted by the Queen?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Yes, he is an incredible athlete
34% - 103 votes
No, he hasn't done anything special
21% - 63 votes
He is good, but doesn't deserve the honour
45% - 135 votes