Lego is becoming more popular in these days than ever before. Its building kits are getting better and better and especially those from the Lego Technic collection are well made and funny to build. But have you ever thought about investing in Lego when buying it as a toy for your children? Specially large Lego Technic sets are good to invest in. Let’s have a look at different Lego building kits which are excellent for investment in 2022.
1. Lego Art 31203 World Map
The first Lego building kit I would like to introduce to you is the Lego Creator Colosseum. It is the largest Lego set you can buy at present. It contains more than The Lego Art collection is one of the newest collections from Lego. You can recreate different paintings with the building kits from this building kit and this year Lego added even the map of the World to this collection. The World Map building kit has more than 11,000 Lego bricks and the finished map is 41” (104 cm) wide and 26” (65 cm) high. If you are a fan of traveling than you can easily track your different journeys around the world on this map as there are push pins included so that you can mark where you have been. You can also recreate different ocean currents with the help of variable colors. This Lego kit is also the largest one that Lego sells currently.
2. Lego Creator 10276 Colosseum
The second Lego building kit I would like to introduce to you is the Lego Creator Colosseum. It is the second biggest Lego set you can buy at present. It contains more than 9,000 bricks with which you can build one of the most famous buildings in Rome – the Colosseum – the largest amphitheater in the world. With this set you can construct an authentic model with details such as the iconic arches, columns of the Doric, Ionic and Corinthian orders, or ancient walkways. The model is 10.5″ (27 cm) high, 20.5″ (52 cm) wide and 23.5″ (59 cm) deep. This model is perfect to display or for collectors.
3. Lego Technic 42115 Lamborghini Sián FKP 37
If you like fast ultimate super sports cars you will be astonished by this model. Lego Technic Lamborghini Sián FKP 37 is one of the best Lego Technic models. You will be dazzled by the vivid lime color and by the details such as V12 engine with movable pistons, iconic Lamborghini Scissor doors, 8-speed working gearbox or a movable spoiler. This building kit is packed in a luxurious box which also contains an exclusive collectors’ booklet in which you will find many interesting facts about the model, about Lamborghini, about the collaboration between them and Lego and many behind-the-scenes images.
4. Lego Technic 42125 Ferrari 488 GTE “AF Corse #51”
This building kit contains 1,677 Lego bricks with which you can build a model of a prestigious Ferrari 488 GTE. The model is made in coffee-table quality and it has the traditional red color typical for Ferrari cars. It includes all authentic features like front and back suspension, V8 engine with moving pistons, functioning steering wheel or the original race sticker. This model arrives with special booklet featuring exclusive content about the car itself and about the AF Corse 51 Team. This model is ideal for anyone interested in engineering and technology as it has so many realistic functions.
5. Lego Harry Potter 71043 Hogwarts Castle
The fans of the Harry Potter will like this Lego set which has more than 6,000 bricks. With this building kit, you can build the castle where the School of Witchcraft and Wizardry is based. The model has all the towers, turrets, chambers, classrooms, Professor Dumbledore’s office, the Great Hall and much more – shortly it has everything the castle had in the Harry Potter movies. The building set also contains many small accessories like house banners, benches, tables, flaming torches and the model features interesting functions such as moving staircases. Furthermore, you will find 4 minifigures and 27 microfigures in the box. This building kit is perfect to display but also to recreate your favorite scenes from the films.
6. Lego Star Wars 75252 Imperial Star Destroyer
This building kit inspired by Star Wars is one of the most exclusive building kits and it is definitely among the best Lego investment sets. It is the most amazing, beautiful, fascinating, giant replica of the starship which appeared in the movie Star Wars: A New Hope. This building kit is not for the beginners. It contains 4,784 pieces, so it is a challenge to build it. It is a perfect model for your collection as the fact plaque and the stand is part of the building kit. The model is 3 foot long and 2 foot wide – actually one of the largest Lego models you can get. It is well detailed with the authentic details from the movie. The model has giant rotatable guns, radar, huge motor exhausts and other details. In the package you will also get two Star Wars minifigures.
7. Lego Technic 42111 Dom’s Dodge Charger
This Lego building kit was inspired by worldwide favorite Fast & Furious movies. It contains Dodge Charger R/T from 1970s which was used in movies Fast & Furious by Dominic Toretto (Dom) – one of the main protagonists of this movies. The car is perfect replica as it has sophisticated details like moving pistons, steering system and air blower. Furthermore, in the front part of the car, you can see the iconic V8 engine! It is perfect kit even for adults as it contains 1,077 pieces. The built model is 15” long, 6” wide and 4” high. It is fun to play with it and represents the classic old-time muscle car.
8. Lego Ideas 21320 Dinosaur Fossils
All of us were sometime in our lives fascinated by old dinosaurs which lived on this planet millions of years ago. This building kit contains three amazing skeletons of these dinosaurs: Tyrannosaurus rex, Triceratops and Pteranodon. As a bonus you will get one paleontologist minifigure with accessories to play with and to recreate stories. The sizes of the dinosaurs are the following: T. rex is 6,7″ × 15,4″, Triceratops is 5,3″ × 10,6″ and Pteranodon is 5,1″ × 5,1″ big. This building kit has 910 particles and it is recommended from age 16. These fossils will entertain you for long hours and it is amazing experience building them and then playing with them.
9. Lego Creator Expert 10277 Crocodile Locomotive
If you are a fan of trains and you adore classical vintage models you will definitely like this model. With 1,271 Lego bricks, you can build a model of a train inspired by the Class Ce 6/8 locomotive, first build for the Swiss Railways between 1919 and 1927. The model itself is made in a nice brown color and by lifting the top you can access the crew compartment. The box contains display track and plaque if you want to display the model. In the case, you do not want to display the model, you can buy additional Powered Up components from Lego to motorize this locomotive.
10. Lego Creator Expert 10295 Porsche 911
If you are an ultimate fan of Porsche cars, I would really like to recommend you this Lego building kit with which you can build two Porsche models – Porsche 911 Turbo and Targa. The model was made in cooperation with Porsche manufacturer, and you will be astonished by all the different details. The model is authentic, the engine is in the back of the car and you will find a storage space in the front. If you want, to remove the roof of the car, you can store it in the front. This model is perfect for collectors and it is perfect exhibition model.
11. Lego City 60292 Town Center
This building kit is perfect for all people who are starting with the Lego or for smaller kids. In comparison with the other sets, it contains just 790 bricks and it is much easier to build. The building kit contains road plates, toy pizzeria, car wash, dojo, park, recycling station, truck and much more – a lot of things in such a small pack. It has also some cool functions like the spinning washer brushes in the car wash. I really like that you can expand this kit by buying other sets from the Lego city range and combining them together.
12. Lego Architecture 21042 Statue of Liberty
If you ask anyone about the name of this statue, everyone will give you the correct answer. It is a symbol of New York and for some also a symbol of the USA. With this building kit which contains more than 1,600 bricks, you can actually build this architectural piece – the Statue of Liberty. The model is perfectly detailed, and it looks almost like a piece o art. It is made in the authentic sand-green and beige color and it is perfectly detailed. The model is 17″ (44 cm) high, 5″ (14 cm) wide and 5″ (14 cm) deep and it is a perfect model to display at your home or in your office.
Now you know the best investment collections. All of them are amazingly done, perfectly detailed and they are worth having them at home even as a decoration. You will be fascinated by all these kits and like to build them and play with them!
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