Set Value (New/Sealed)

This chart represents the current new/sealed value of the set Desert Hammer since May 2016. Very high accuracy
8496 Desert Hammer was a 510 piece Racers set released in 2008. It includes a racer with a pull-back motor, and another racer with a slammer, and a wild Western ring with a swinging hammer.

It was retired in July 2009 with a lifespan of 14 months. Today's value for a new/sealed Desert Hammer is estimated around $55 with a average yearly gain of 2% and is expected to level off closer to 1% soon. On the open market, a used set will fetch in the range of between $15 and $32 depending on the condition.

For Sale (New/Sealed)

(US) 8496 Racers Desert Hammer Power Racer w/ Pull Back Motor NEW & SEALED
BrickEconomy Choice
$39.99
(US) Racers Power Desert Hammer (8496) new retired
$39.99
-27.1%
(US) NEW 2008 LEGO SET 8496 DESERT HAMMER RACERS THEME
$39.99
-27.1%
(US) 8496 Racers Power Desert Hammer New But Dinged Box
$44.00
-19.8%
(US) 8496 Racers Desert Hammer Power Racer w/ Pull Back Motor NEW & SEALED
$44.99
-17.9%
(DE) RACERS 8496 DESERT HAMMER NEU & OVP!
$45.43
-17.1%
(DE) Racers 8496 Desert Hammer Nip
$45.75
-16.6%
(NL) BrickLink store New Bricksets Shop
$46.27
-15.6%
(NL) BrickLink store Stevens Bricks and Sets
$48.24
-12.0%
(US) - New. MISB. - Box in good condition. No price stickers. Toys R Us security device ne...
$52.00
-5.2%
(US) Amazon listing for Desert Hammer
~$53.73
-2.0%
(UK) Brand new in box. Photos available on request.
$54.18
-1.2%
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Sale Trends

This chart shows the sales trends (number sold) of new/sealed 8496 Desert Hammer.

Sets in 2008 Racers / Power Racers

Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 268
Availability Retired
8494 LEGO Power Racers Ring of Fire
Retail $29.99
Value $40.89
Growth 36.3%
Annual growth 2.6%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 92
Availability Retired
8490 LEGO Power Racers Desert Hopper
Retail $9.99
Value $19.87
Growth 98.9%
Annual growth 5.5%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 82
Availability Retired
8493 LEGO Power Racers Red Ace
Retail $9.99
Value $22.85
Growth 128.7%
Annual growth 5.5%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 72
Availability Retired
8491 LEGO Power Racers Ram Rod
Retail $9.99
Value $21.39
Growth 114.1%
Annual growth 6.1%
Theme / Subtheme Racers / Power Racers
Year 2008
Pieces 59
Availability Retired
8492 LEGO Power Racers Mud Hopper
Retail $9.99
Value $36.35
Growth 263.9%
Annual growth 6.7%
It's the ultimate desert showdown! Use the pull-back motor and power slammer launcher to send these two tough Power Racers blazing up the ramp and hurtling through the wild Western ring with swinging hammer pendulum. In this match of speed and timing, who will win…and who will get smashed down? Includes 2 racers, ramps, ring with swinging pendulum, and slammer! Use the pull-back motor and slammer to send the racer up the ramp! Jump the racers through the ring! Try not to crash into the swinging hammer pendulum!
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