Check out this BMW Z4 made out of bricks

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A BMW Z4 made from bricks and mortar. Think of it as the anti-leggera


What the giddy hell is this?

This, in case in wasn’t already patently obvious, is not your average BMW Z4. It is, and there’s no way around it, a brick sculpture of a moderately interesting German sports car.

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Why?

Why bricks? We honestly have no idea. And why a BMW Z4? We honestly have no idea. 

But it’s Friday, and you’ve waded through another week. Why not be utterly mystified for a short while to celebrate?

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You and I have different ideas on how to celebrate.

That might be so. Ours is probably not worth getting too deep into at this moment.

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I don’t know what’s weirder – the car or you lot.

Well, we haven’t kiln-fired a whole bunch of bricks and then sculpted them into the shape of one of the motoring world’s also-rans. So we’d have to concede defeat in the World Weirdness Championship.

Also, if anyone among you is fluent in Mandarin, please let us know what’s written on the numberplate.

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Wait. The interior too?

Oh yeah. And notice the reflection in this shot? The sculptor’s even glazed his brick Z4, for the full ‘I can absolutely believe that this isn’t a real car!’ experience. 

Also, can we just say that they missed a golden pun opportunity? Do a brick model of the X6… and call it the X-Bricks!

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I think you need some fresh air. Or medical attention.

Yeah. This week’s come down on us like a ton of bricks.

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Get. Out.

All right, all right… we’re going.

STORY Craig Jamieson

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