Stranger Things | Chevy Van

Stranger Things is an American sci-fi/horror web TV series created, written, and directed by the Duffer Brothers and released on Netflix. Set in the fictional town of Hawkins, Indiana, in the 1980 everything appearing is a homage to the pop culture of that decade....

Build your own vintage gas pump

I'm happy to share the instructions to build a classic gas pump decked out in Shell livery. I used this kind of pump in a couple of past builds and recently I enjoyed taking "step by step" pictures. The gas pump is perfect to complete your classic diorama....

Ice Planet 2002 | Mobile Research Laboratory

This Mobile Laboratory is an armoured vehicle decked out in Ice Planet livery used by the peaceful men as a research laboratory. Ice Planet 2002 was a subtheme of LEGO Space introduced in 1993 and marked by a very cool color scheme: white, blue and trans-neon orange....

Totally Tubular!

As usual a seasonal creation to celebrate summer and holidays. The two Hot Rods are previous creations I've used again to take this picture. And they look great together on the beach. The black one is a super classic Hot Rod based on a '32 Ford Model B. The Roadster...

GO! with MQQN

Back in 2017 I built the iconic M👀NEYES headquarters plus the well known MQQN pick-up and a cute Hot Rod both Minifig scaled. I also built the pick-up in a bigger scale never shown and totally forgotten. Now you can see the MOONEYES line-up completed with the 1/24...

OM Leoncino: the Italian little lion

This little truck was one of the most widespread in Italy back in the sixties. It was well known and appreciated for his strenght and versatility. It's part of my previous AGIP Gas Station diorama and now I share more detailed pictures.Manufactured by OM – Officine...

AGIP Gas Station

Back in the sixties AGIP was the most important Italian gas company. Its logo was the well known six-legged dog still used today by the company and the petrol was called Supercortemaggiore. Most of you probably remember the odd dog as Ferrari F1 sponsor back in the...

Hot Dog Stand

The Hot Dog is probably one of the most famous and delicious street food all around and I love it, especially with mustard, ketchup, mayonnaise and sauerkraut. When Lego relaesed the Hot Dog man in the Series 13 Collectible Minifigures and then the Hot Dog vendor in...

Antique Gas Station

Back in the twenties gasoline was sold in quite simple shacks, at times they were drugstores, at times they were pharmacies. What it's sure the early gas stations were very different from modernist or art déco ones. In my latest build a classic Bugatti Type 35 Grand...

Christmas 2017

Hard to believe but Santa is probably a Hot Rodder and this year he has changed his classic sleigh with this snow-rod in bright red and gold. I think he’s having a lot of fun with his new machine.
I wish you all Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Bugatti Barn Find

As a petrolhead I've always dreamed about finding a classic car hidden for years in an old barn or shed. And that is what is called "Barn find". My latest build showcases two car-hunters discovering a classic Bugatti Type 35 Grand Prix in a barn. Close to the blue...

Art Déco Gas Station

Fill 'er up!This build is a jump into the glory days of gas stations, when full service and free oil changes were the rule and the local station was a gathering place for neighbors. My brick-built gas station is inspired to the Shell one...

Ferrari F1 Pit Stop

The fastest brick-built pit stop ever. Pit crew members are an integral part of Formula One, with the quickest change lasting just 1.92 seconds. A rapid stop can sometimes be the difference between the race leader retaining his minor grand prix advantage to...

The Takehito Yamato Coupé

I saw this classic Hot Rod on Chop & Roll magazine and I was stricken by the uncommon colour (PPG 1936 Cordoba Tan) and by the smooth design of this Deuce. Plus its story was really cool: built in California and shipped to Japan where its new owner lives. Japan...

Waterloo: the ultimate battle?

Waterloo is one of the most famous and bloody battle. I pay tribute to it with this vignette in which Napoleon and his Grande Armée are stopped by...roadworks.Who knows what would have changed in the European history... [envira-gallery...

S.H.A.D.O. Interceptor | maintenance bay

UFO is a 1970 British television science fiction series about an alien invasion of Earth. SHADO (an acronym for Supreme Headquarters, Alien Defence Organisation) is a secret, high-technology international agency established to defend Earth and humanity against the...

MOONEYES headquarters – Santa Fe Springs CA

This build matches my passion for motoring culture: it's the MOONEYES headquarters located in Santa Fe Springs, California.Dean Moon was a Hot Rodder and innovator of speed parts. He established a company that became an icon in the Hot Rod industry. Starting his...

UFO | S.H.A.D.O. mobile evo

UFO is a 1970 British television science fiction series about an alien invasion of Earth.The show's basic premise is that in 1980 Earth is being visited and attacked by aliens from a dying planet and humans are being covertly harvested for their organs by the...