Cars 2 The Pit Stop
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What It Is
High-octane adventure continues with the release of Disney/Pixar's Cars 2 on June 24, 2011. Lightning McQueen and Mater head to the World Grand Prix where they get caught up in international espionage. LEGO's Cars 2 building sets give kids the opportunity to build racers and locations from the new film.
The Pit Stop, part of LEGO's Duplo line, is a 52-piece building set. Preschoolers can build a pit stop for Lightning McQueen and friends, but first, kids get to build the cars. The set comes with four buildable character cars, complete with interchangeable wheels. There are many ways to build the pit stop, so kids aren't limited to one configuration. Once the pit stop is complete, use the included gas pump accessory to "fill up" the cars' tanks.
Why It’s Fun
The Pit Stop gives kids a new way to play with the Cars characters. Not only will kids engage in creative play, but they'll also engage in creative building. It's up to kids and their imaginations just what the pit stop should look like and on what kinds of adventures Lightning McQueen and friends will embark.
Who It’s For
The Pit Stop is for ages 2—5. Kids who are into Cars, even if they haven't seen the new movie yet, will really like this set.
What to Be Aware of
Because it's part of the DUPLO line, the pieces in this set are sized just right for smaller hands, making it easy for young kids to put the set together.