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Check Out This Full-Scale, Air-Powered LEGO Hot Rod

Here at HYPEBEAST, we’re pretty fascinated by the extent to which LEGO blocks can be used, whether

Here at HYPEBEAST, we’re pretty fascinated by the extent to which LEGO blocks can be used, whether it’s to recreate classical paintings, an X-Wing Starfighter weighing 45,000 lbs, or some of the world’s greatest examples of architecture. We never thought however, that it could possibly build a totally functional, full-scale hot-rod! Melbourne-based entrepreneur Steve Sammartino and 20-year-old Romanian genius Raul Oaida came together to build a LEGO hot-rod that’s powered exclusively with air. Comprised of more than half a million bricks, the engine itself consists of four orbital motors and 256 pistons to reach a speed of 30 km/h.

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