LEGO announces massive Roller Coaster building set

LEGO has revealed a MASSIVE new roller coaster building set that is being released and we are foaming at the mouth at it. The set will feature 4,124 pieces, 11 minifigures, shiny red track, and a functioning chain-lift. The set will stand 20” (53cm) high, 34” (88cm) wide and 16” (41cm) deep.

The set will even come with 11 minifigures: a cotton candy vendor, 2 ride attendants, 2 grandparents with their granddaughter and 5 riders. 8 of these minifigures feature reversible heads to display different emotions.

The roller coaster itself features a fully functional chain-lift, control panel, 2 trains—each consisting of 3 train cars with low-friction wheels, and a 44-piece track consisting of 7 different rail elements.

The massive set will retail for $379.99, and will be available beginning May 16 for LEGO VIPs followed by general availability on June 1.

More details can be found here.



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