The world's largest LEGO model has come to reality on Thursday. When LEGO Group launched its new model and give details about the product during a press event in Times Square, New York. This model will remain in Times Square for visitor's viewing till Saturday. Then it will be taken to the California Resort of LEGOLAND for being viewed by the guests for the year left. The new gigantic model is being launched to celebrate the coming soon premier of the Star War based cartoon TV series The Yoda Chronicles. This new series will get on air on Cartoon Network on Wednesday that is May 29 at 8:00 p.m. of eastern time.
17,336 hours are being spent to build this giant replica of LEGO Star Wars X-Wing starfighter. The height of this giant model is 3.35 meters(11 feet) while its length is 13.1 meters(43 feet). Its wingspan is 13.44 meters (44 feet) with a weight of 45,980 pounds(20,865 kilograms). Thirty two masters of manufacturing used huge number of LEGO bricks, exactly 5,335,200, to construct this replica. This model is consturcted in Kladno, Czech Republic at LEGO Model Shop.
The most famous and critically acclaimed to be the successful ever product in the history of the company is LEGO Star Wars. This is a real licensed product collection LEGO Group that also has remain the best-selling product worldwide in toy lines.