Special Combined LEGO Technic 40th Anniversary Model – 2017 Chasis

LEGO Technic 40th Anniversary Chasis Model

2017 marks LEGO Techinc’s 40th anniversary. All sets for this year show this graphic on the box and each set contains a 3 stud long white beam with inscription 1977-2017. Usually a set has an optional official B Model, or two sets can be combined into one. Watch this video:

As a sort of surprise LEGO Technic released downloadable instructions combining three box sets: 42063 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure bike, 42061 Telehandler, 42057 Ultralight Helicopter.

You can download instructions here directly in a pdf format (140 pages long) from LEGO content network server.

LEGO Technic 40th Anniversary Bundle

LEGO Technic 40th Anniversary Bundle

This new model has no number but it is supposed to be a new take on a classic 8860 Car Chasis set dating back to 1980. The differences are obvious, mainly the size and use of beams instead of studded bricks. The functionality however is on par with the original with the exception of folding chair backs. Read.More