Ferrari’s presence in all aspects of motorsports made it legendary in the eyes of the automotive world. Competing in notable race series’ like LeMans and the IMSA SportsCar Championship, the the Ferrari 488 GTE is one of the many red cars that dominated their categories, and serves as an icon for fans of sports car class and endurance racing.
For those that want to have their own automotive icon at home, LEGO has made this model Ferrari 488 GTE “AF Corse #51” scaled build kit in the image of the grand tourer. Coming with a whopping 1,677 pieces, this beauty will only be yours with a little bit of work. But of course, the build is arguably the best part of these LEGO models.
The high piece count has a viable reason though; this model is stunningly detailed. The car features a functioning steering wheel, movable pistons in the modeled V8 engine, openable doors, and front and rear suspension. The identity of the GT car is dialed in with included authentic decals and graphics.
Without a doubt, the hard work put into this build results in a beautiful collectible piece that’ll look at home in any display.