LEGO Shop@Home sent out assets and an official press release for their upcoming exclusive, 10220 Volkswagen T1 Camper Van. It looks like a great companion set to their 10187 Volkswagen Beetle set from a few years back, even if they’re not the same scale. Priced at $99.99, the T1 has 1,322 pieces and will be available for sale beginning of October 2011. Oh, how I wish it was available this Tuesday. Full press release below after more pictures and their making-of video.
10220 Volkswagen T1 Camper Van
Ages 16+. 1,322 pieces.
US $99.99 CA $129.99 DE 99.99 â‚¬ UK 79.99 Â£ DK 799 DKK
This authentic camper van is a replica of the classic Volkswagen Camper Van from 1962. Every iconic feature is here! On the outside, the terrific detailing includes ‘V’ shape three-way color split at the front, rounded roof and window frames, opening ‘splittie’ safari windshield, opening doors, iconic pop-up roof with textile curtain surround, roof rack, rear side air intake vents and lots more! The detailing is equally impressive on the inside, from the authentic VW air-cooled flat four cylinder boxer engine, front cabin bench seat, gear stick, angled dashboard and iconic spherical speedometer, to custom LEGOÂ® features like folding rear bench seat, folding dinette table, closet with mirror and even a painting!
â€¢ Features 11 windows, authentic plaid-print textile curtains and wing mirror!
â€¢ Rear door opens to reveal detailed engine!
â€¢ Interior also features rear bench seat that transforms into a bed, â€˜Make LEGO Models, Not Warâ€™ T-shirt and rear shelf with plant!
â€¢ Measures 11.8″ (30cm) long and 5.5″ (14cm) high!
Available for sale directly through LEGOÂ® beginning
October 2011 via shop.LEGO.com, LEGOÂ® Stores or via phone:
US Contact Center 1-800-453-4652
CA (English) Contact Center 1-800-453-4652
CA (French) Contact Center 1-877-518-5346
European Contact Center 00-800-5346-1111