Ecto-1 & 2


Suggested Age: 8-14
Pieces: 556
Casual Build Time: 2 hours
Dimensions: Ecto-1 – over 4″ x 8″ x 2″ / Ecto-2 – over 1″ x 2″ x under 1″
Brand: Ghostbusters

On seeing the new Ghostbusters movie, one thing became clear. I needed a LEGO Holtzmann in my life. Therefore, I decided to treat myself to the new Ecto-1 kit. This differs from the Ecto-1 that can be found in the LEGO Ideas range as it is directly tied into the 2016 movie.


For a moderately priced kit, there is actually quite a lot inside this box. Not only does the kit contain the pieces required to make Ecto-1 (the car) and Ecto-2 (the motorbike), but also five minifigures (Abby Yates, Erin Gilbert, Jillian Holtzmann, Patty Tolan and Kevin), one ghost (Mayhem), four proton packs, two traps, a proton sidearm, a PKE Meter and a toolbox.

Here’s a look at the building progress:

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