Top 6 LEGO Builds For Father’s Day

As the generation raised on LEGO, there has never been a better time to be a fan. This Father’s Day, we have some unique ideas that will surely be a winner with Dad.

Aston Martin Safety Car & AMR23

Aston Martin Safety Car

Counting in at 564 pieces, this double feature includes the Aston Martin Safety car and AMR23 Formula 1 race car.  With authenticity at the heart of the design, both cars feature the appropriate safety lights and features and are spot-on replicas of the vehicles they are modelled after.

For those wanting to take their building experience to the next level, the Aston Martin Safety Car and AMR23 can be built using the LEGO Builder App. Suitable for children and adults alike the LEGO Aston Martin Safety Car and AMR23 set is the perfect opportunity for Dads to spend time with the kids making memories.

Retro Radio

For those looking for a beautiful blend of nostalgia and modern technology look no further than the LEGO Retro Radio set. This 906-piece set is the perfect gift for the dad wanting to kick it old school. Inspired by a 1970s transistor radio, the Retro Radio is more than meets the eye.

LEGO Retro Radio

With a functional on/off switch and tuning dial the Retro Radio produces pre-recorded audio for builders to enjoy thanks to LEGO’s innovative sound brick. The Retro Radio also includes a storage compartment for your phone or a small Bluetooth speaker to level up the audio listening experience.

McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna

Shifting gears once again to race car replicas, we would be remiss if we didn’t highlight the excellent McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna LEGO replica. This 693-piece set comes with a beautiful Formula 1 replica chalked full of details to explore. The McLaren MP4/4 is a great addition to any shelf collection.

LEGO McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna

Additionally, the McLaren MP4/4 comes with its own LEGO Minifigure of driver Ayrton Senna complete with a separate display stand. A commemorative plaque with a quote and photo accompanies the display stand completing the set. Together car and driver make the perfect gift for car enthusiasts.


From the racetrack to a galaxy far, far away, this next entry is sure to excite the sci-fi fathers in the crowd. This 1050-piece R2-D2 LEGO set is a must-have for Star Wars Dads everywhere. With impressive detail, the R2 LEGO set features a rotating head and rolling feet making the whole unit mobile.


To celebrate 25 years of LEGO Star Wars, the R2-D2 set also comes with a commemorative plaque, an R2-D2 minifigure and a limited-run Darth Malek Minifigure. With all of these amazing features in one set you don’t want to miss out on the R2-D2 LEGO set.

McLaren Formula 1 Race Car

This next entry takes first place for Formula 1 replicas. The McLaren Formula 1 Race Car LEGO set is a beautiful 1434-piece replica of its namesake. Developed in tandem with the real McLaren Formula 1 race car, the LEGO replica includes an impressive amount of detail. Measuring an impressive 5” high and 25.5” long, this set is sure to wow Dad on Father’s Day.

LEGO McLaren F1

From authentic branding to intricate design, the McLaren Formula 1 is a beauty to behold and display. Designed with adult builders in mind, this LEGO set would be the centrepiece of any Formula 1 Fan or father alike.

Batman: The Animated Series Gotham City

Shifting now to a personal favourite, The Batman: The Animated Series Gotham City is a must-have for fans of the caped crusader. This impressive 1950-piece set is a sight to behold. Set against the dark and magnificent Skyline of the Animated Series Gotham City, this display features an incredible number of details to take in and admire.

LEGO Batman- The Animated Series Gotham City

With a host of iconic locations including The Arkham Botanical Gardens, The Ace Chemical Company and Wayne Manor, the LEGO Batman: The Animated Series Gotham City is an impressive set to display. For the Bat Dads out there, there is no better gift for Father’s Day.

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