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Thames & Kosmos Solar Car

$26.99 Member Price

Construct a solar-electric car and four additional models using an innovative motor module that can be powered by a solar cell or batteries. Build a race car that drives across the floor, a helicopter with spinning rotor blades, a windmill with spinning turbine, a jet plane, and a gyrocopter. Learn how solar cells convert energy from sunlight into electricity to drive the motor and move your models.


  • Full-color, 32-page color instruction book. 
  • 30 building pieces.
  • Build 6 solar models.

Ages: 8+

WARNING. CHOKING HAZARD: Small parts not suitable for under 3 years.