Build an ultra-fast and ultra-stylish model car while learning the practical applications of science and engineering with the Erector by Meccano Roadster 5-in-1 Building Kit. An ideal choice for first-time builders, this model car building kit features a novice difficulty level and takes approximately one to three hours to complete. It comes with metal parts and authentic tools, helping young inventors cultivate real engineering skills as they build. Once assembled, the roadster’s pull-back mechanism lets kids send it zooming across nearly any flat surface. In addition to building the roadster, kids can use the included 174 pieces to construct four other stylish vehicle variations--giving this set serious lasting appeal. Created by the renowned makers of Erector and robot-building sets, this building kit can help spark a lifelong interest in science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics (STEAM). It is recommended for kids aged 8 and up and is a great activity for children and parents to tackle together.