The LEGO Icons McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna (10330) sets
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The LEGO Icons theme is a tribute to the art of adult-focused building, offering an exquisite range of sets that cater to the interests and passions of a mature audience. From architectural marvels to iconic vehicles, each set is designed to challenge, engage, and satisfy the sophisticated builder, blending intricate detail with a touch of nostalgia. These sets not only serve as captivating build experiences but also as stunning pieces of display art for the home or office. A prime example of this theme’s allure is with LEGO cars and the LEGO 10330 McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna set which was developed in collaboration with McLaren and the SENNA brand, this model captures the essence of one of the most successful F1 racing cars, complete with a displayable Ayrton Senna minifigure, making it a must-have for motorsport enthusiasts, LEGO McLaren and LEGO car collectors alike.

Set Details

The LEGO Icons McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna (10330) building set is a meticulously crafted tribute to one of Formula 1’s most legendary cars and drivers. Developed in collaboration with McLaren and the SENNA brand, this set offers adults a detailed replica of the iconic 1988 MP4/4, celebrated for its dominance in the racing world. Featuring working steering, rod suspension, and a detailed V6 engine among other authentic features, this model is designed to capture the essence of the original racer. The set also includes a displayable Ayrton Senna minifigure, complete with a podium-style stand and a plaque bearing a memorable quote. With 693 pieces, this set not only serves as a piece of motorsport history but also as a sophisticated display piece for any racing enthusiast or LEGO collector.

Model Name McLaren MP4/4 & Ayrton Senna
Model Number 10330
Theme Icons
Sub Themes Vehicles
Pieces 693
RRP $80 / £70 / €80
Price per Piece 12c /10p / 12c
Minifigures 1
Minifigures Value $10 / £10 / €10
Launch Date March 2024
Current Status Available
Retirement Date (Projected) December 2025

Investment Potential

A new addition to the LEGO Icons theme, LEGO 10330 launches on March the 1st 2024 and is available for pre-order at

An amazingly detailed LEGO car, the LEGO McLaren MP4/4 also comes with an Ayrton Senna minifigure which is a very compelling package. With 700 pieces the price per brick is 12c and we expect it to be at retail until the end of 2025.

Projected 5 Yr Value $132 / £105 / €125
% Increase ($) 65%
Projected Future Annual Growth 14%
Theme Growth 12%
Sub-Theme Growth 11%

Theme Analysis

The LEGO Icons theme is a solid, consistent theme delivering 12% annualised growth and the LEGO Icons Vehicles sub-theme has produced 11% annualised average growth cross the 10 retired sets.

We have taken a look at some of the more popular LEGO Icons sets including LEGO Icons Brick Bank (10251) which has seen 250% growth since retiring in 2018 (28% annualised) and LEGO Downtown diner (10260) which has doubled in value since retiring at the end of 2020 (25% annualised).

Set Number Set Name Retired Date RRP Current Value Total Growth Annualised Growth
10249 Winter Toy Shop December 2017 $80 $203 154% 16%
10251 Brick Bank December 2018 $170 $594 249% 28%
10257 Carousel December 2019 $200 $383 92%d> 17%
10260 Downtown Diner December 2020 $170 $341 101%

Comparable Sets

Last years’ 7 retired LEGO Icons sets didn’t perform as strongly however, with an average of just 2% growth so far but a broad range of performance within. LEGO Fiat 500 (10291) has seen 6% growth in the year.

The picture is far stronger when you look at the year before within the sub theme, with the 4 LEGO sets that retired in 2021 with average total growth of 22% over the 2 years.

We’ve taken a look at some of the retired Icons sets below including LEGO 10242 Mini Cooper MK VII which has more than doubled in value since retiring in 2015 (10% annualised growth) and LEGO 10248 Ferrari F40 which has more than trebled since retiring in 2017 (20% annualised growth).

Set Number Set Name Retired Date RRP Current Value Total Growth Annualised Growth
10242 MINI Cooper MK VII August 2015 $100 $221 121% 10%
10248 Ferrari F40 December 2017 100 $307 207% 20%
10252 Volkswagen Beetle December 2020 $100 $139 39% 11%
77942 Fiat 500 December 2021 $100 $158 58% 24%


A stunning model which will appeal to Formula 1 and LEGO enthusiasts from a solid theme. For now, LEGO 10330 would not be an investment for us but one to buy and build. It will be going onto our watchlist to revisit further down the line when it gets closer to retirement.

Head to now to pre-order one to build!