The 13 best remote controlled Lego® Technic sets

Published: Tue, 14 Jun 2022
By: Brickfact

Who didn't play with Lego at some point as a child? Ever since these building blocks have existed, the development of new building sets has gone on and on from year to year. The first remote-controlled Lego cars came onto the market. Even for adults, Lego is still great fun today. With the advancing technology, the Lego products also became more and more advanced. In the following, we would like to introduce you to the 13 best remote-controlled Lego Technic sets. You're sure to find a vehicle that you like! 

1.Lego® Technic 42030 Remote-Controlled VOLVO L350F Wheel Loader

  • Age recommendation: 11-16 years
  • Number of parts: 1,636
  • 2-in-1 function: Yes
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

The Volvo L350F wheel loader is suitable for ages 11 to 16. This model gives you a detailed 6-cylinder engine in the familiar Volvo green. The pistons and fans are movable. In addition, the Volvo L350F wheel loader has movable power steering and a detailed lifting arm, which has a huge tipping bucket. All functions can be controlled remotely - great!  The following LEGO Power function components are included in this kit: servo motor, XL motor, additional large and medium motor, battery box, two remote controls and two infrared receivers. Thanks to the 2-in-1 function, you can convert the wheel loader into a Volvo A25F dump truck. 

Lego® Technic 42030 Remote-Controlled VOLVO L350F Wheel Loader

2.Lego® Technic 42140 App-Controlled Transformation Vehicle

  • Age recommendation: 9+
  • Number of parts: 772
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

The special thing about the Lego Technic app-controlled transformation vehicle is that it flips over when it hits a wall. On the one hand it is a racing track vehicle and on the other hand an exploration truck. You can control the car remotely with the CONTROL+ app. The kit includes a bogie suspension, tracks and cockpits, two shock absorbers and a cargo bed.

Lego® Technic 42140 App-Controlled Transformation Vehicle

3.Lego® Technic 42131 App-Controlled Cat® D11 Bulldozer

  • Age recommendation: 18+
  • Number of parts: 3,854
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

The Cat D11 Bulldozer is very faithfully modelled on the original version. Even the colours are correct in every detail. If you are a Cat lover, you will be thrilled with this kit. With the CONTROL+ app, you can drive the bulldozer, steer it and even raise, lower or tilt its bucket. This Lego model has absolutely realistic movements. The set includes two No. 15 motors, two large motors and a hub. The rear ripper and the ladder can also be raised or lowered.

Lego® Technic 42131 App-Controlled Cat® D11 Bulldozer

4.Lego® Powered UP 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader

  • Age recommendation: 11+
  • Number of parts: 958
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

This X-treme Off-Roader can also be controlled with the Lego Technic CONTROL+ app. It has a Smarthub with two XL motors and one L motor. This makes its movements absolutely realistic and will give you lots of fun for a long time. You can control it with your mobile phone. The vehicle can be driven forwards and backwards. Moreover, steering, braking or accelerating is child's play. It also has fantastic sound effects. The off-road vehicle has an extra high independent suspension, huge wheels and very massive tyres.

Lego® Powered UP 42099 4X4 X-treme Off-Roader

5.Lego® Technic 42114 6x6 Volvo Articulated Hauler

  • Age recommendation: 11+
  • Number of parts: 2,193
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

Building the articulated Volvo Articulated Hauler is a lot of fun. Of course, this model also features the great functions of the Lego Technic CONTROL+ app. Children in particular will have a great time with this model. You have full control over the vehicle at all times. This really is a fantastic remote-controlled toy truck. It is suitable for ages 11 and up. This set is also ideal for combining with other building sets.

Lego® Technic 42114 6x6 Volvo Articulated Hauler

6.Lego® Technic 42124 Off-Road Buggy

  • Age recommendation: 10+
  • Number of parts: 374
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

This Lego Technic Off-Road Buggy has front and rear wheel suspension. You can do great stunts with it. It has very massive tread tyres and a slanted front section. It is this design that gives the off-road vehicle special stability, no matter whether you are doing daredevil jumps or other stunts. You can open the bonnet of this off-road vehicle. It also has a cool 80s retro look. It comes with a hub and two big motors.

Lego® Technic 42124 Off-Road Buggy

7.Lego® Technic 42129 4x4 Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trial Truck

  • Age recommendation: 12+
  • Number of parts: 2,110
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

The 4x4 Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trial Truck has very authentic details. Lego has put a lot of effort into the engine in particular. The cooling fan rotates. There is suspension on all four wheels. The special feature of this model: it has a differential lock that can be controlled via the Lego app. This means that you can also steer this truck over rough terrain. It is driven by a Bluetooth-controlled Smart Hub, three large motors and a medium-sized motor. This Lego set also includes various stickers with racing motifs as well as fire extinguishers and flags.

Lego® Technic 42129 4x4 Mercedes-Benz Zetros Trial Truck

8.Lego® Technic 42095 Remote-Controlled Stunt Racer

  • Age recommendation: 9+
  • Number of parts: 324
  • 2-in-1 function: Yes
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

This fully motorised track vehicle motorised track vehicle is really great. The stunt racer with huge, rear sprockets lives up to its name. Its acceleration is gigantic. Really step on the gas with this vehicle and have fun! Overcome obstacles, drive forwards or backwards! Even 360-degree turns or breathtaking wheelies are no problem. The kit includes two large motors, a receiver, a battery box and a remote control. You can build two different racer versions with this kit, which doubles the fun.

Lego® Technic 42095 Remote-Controlled Stunt Racer

9.Lego® Powered UP 42109 App-Controlled Top Gear Rally Car

  • Age recommendation: 9+
  • Number of parts: 463
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

Car racing fans in particular will be thrilled with this Top Gear rally car with app control. The free CONTROL+ app is used for remote control. It has a Smart Hub with an XL motor and an L motor. All driving movements are really very authentic in this car. Steering is child's play. In addition, the Top Gear rally car offers various sound effects.

Lego® Powered UP 42109 App-Controlled Top Gear Rally

10.Lego® Technic 42139 All-Terrain Vehicle

  • Age recommendation: 10+
  • Number of parts: 764
  • 2-in-1 function: No
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

This is the first Lego Technic Lego Technic off-roader that has six wheels. It has many authentic functions that can also be found on real off-road vehicles. It has an engine with movable pistons. A highlight is the tiltable loading area. It is absolutely modelled on a real ATV. Great for Lego fans: the set includes a toy chainsaw and 20 small wooden blocks. These can be transported with the ATV Offroader. The set also includes many beautiful stickers for individual design.

Lego® Technic 42139 All-Terrain Vehicle

11.Lego® Technic 8043 Motorized Excavator

  • Number of parts: 1,123
  • 2-in-1 function: Yes
  • Motor: Yes
  • App Compatible: Yes

The motorised crawler excavator is really great. The double infrared remote control is the basis for movement. You can use it to set the tracks in motion or rotate the cabin 360 degrees. Hobby excavator drivers will find a lot of fun with this set. The excavator arm can be raised and lowered and the bucket can be moved. In addition, this set also offers a conversion into a caterpillar loader as an additional highlight and thus even more hours of play fun.

12.Lego® Technic 42065 RC Tracked Racer

  • Age recommendation: 9+
  • Number of parts: 370
  • 2-in-1 function: Yes
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: Yes

The Tracked Racer allows very fast driving. It has very large tracks that make this possible. In addition, an off-road truck can also be built with this kit. The equipment includes two medium-sized motors, a receiver, a battery box and a remote control. The special feature of this Lego kit is that a decorated brick has been built in to celebrate the 40th anniversary. A really great idea from the manufacturer. Driving in any direction as well as 360-degree turns offer a lot of fun. 

Lego® Technic 42065 RC Tracked Racer

13.Lego® Technic 9398 4x4 Crawler

  • Number of parts: 1,327
  • 2-in-1 function: Yes
  • Motor: Yes
  • App compatible: No

The 4X4 Offroader, is a really great car and traverses even the roughest terrain without any problems. With its own Power Functions infrared remote control, it's easy for you to control. The 4X4 Offroader has four-wheel drive and four-wheel steering. It is suitable for the most extreme off-road use. Its doors can be opened. The same goes for its roof. The really good thing about this great kit is that you can also convert the off-roader into a 4x4 off-road truck.

Schlusswort

These were our top 13 Lego® Technic sets. We hope you enjoyed one of the Lego Technic vehicles! 

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