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BMW and LEGO Collab And Design Ridiculous Hover Bike Concept

LEGO’s Technic series of models are some of my all-time favorite kits, ...

LEGO’s Technic series of models are some of my all-time favorite kits, utilizing working gears, life-like piston-pumping engines, and all kinds of tiny technical details to make the finished product as much a machine as it is a model.

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BMW was so impressed with the LEGO BMW R 1200 GS Adventure model’s alternative build, a futuristic hover-bike concept, that they had their design students create a “What if” rendering of the insane idea, and they result is ridiculously cool! Taking the wheels off an adding rudder paddles for control, the bike takes the shape of a floating quad, complete with a menacing stance and aggressive posture.

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The idea is obviously just that, an idea. But it is incredibly cool to see BMW having some fun and allowing their students to show off their skills, all the while bringing a childhood fantasy for millions of kids a tiny bit closer to reality, at least as far as seeing what it could look like. Now, if we can just paste that whole anti-gravity issue…

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