The LEGO Group has partnered with Ford to release a highly-customizable 1967 Ford Mustang model.
The new Creator Expert: Ford Mustang model is based on the classic 1967 Fastback. The set is made up of 1,471 pieces and boasts working steering, dark-blue bodywork, white racing stripes, bonnet scoop, printed Mustang grille badge, GT emblems and 5-spoke rims with road-gripping tires.
Owners will be able to customize options including a supercharger, rear ducktail spoiler, beefy exhaust pipes, front chin spoiler and a nitrous oxide tank, allowing for an authentic muscle car build experience.
“The Ford Mustang is one of the most iconic, symbolic cars in history–and to bring this fan favorite muscle car to life in brick form, with this level of customization, has been exhilarating,” says Jamie Berard, design lead, LEGO Creator Expert. “We can’t wait to see our LEGO and Ford Mustang fans’ creations when they get their hands on this new set. ”
“There are few cars on the road that are as instantly recognizable as the Ford Mustang, and it’s exciting to see the iconic car’s combination of design and heritage come through in this LEGO set,” says Jim Owens, marketing manager, Mustang.
The LEGO Creator Expert Ford Mustang will be available March 1 at LEGO stores and on shop.LEGO.com/fordmustang.