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Grave Digger® Tops Maximum Destruction® in Racing World Championship as Monster Mutt Fetches First-Ever Freestyle World Championship at Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam® NGK Spark Plugs World Finals

Before a sold out crowd at the 11th Annual Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam® NGK Spark Plugs World Finals, icon Dennis Anderson, driving Grave Digger®, claimed his third Monster Jam World Finals Racing Championship and Charlie Pauken, driving Monster Mutt®, captured the first Freestyle Championship of his career at Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium. 

Lincoln Logs Bicentennial Edition and Lava Launch Coaster Featured on Amazon Holiday Toy List

Both the K'NEX Lava Launch CoasterTM and Lincoln Logs® Lincoln's Log Cabin Bicentennial set are included on Amazon.com's prestigious Holiday Toy List for 2009.

K'NEX Sesame Street 1-2-3 Brownstone Lauded by San Diego Family Magazine

The K'NEX Sesame Street Neighborhood Collection 1-2-3 Brownstone Building Set received a boost from San Diego Family Magazine which included the building set in its holiday toy review and awarded it a 10 out of 10 rating. The selected toys were rated by families on educational concepts, creativity, price, assembly and "fun" factor.

Zoo Buddies Building Set and Lava Launch Coaster Win Parents' Choice Awards

Two K'NEX products, the Zoo Buddies Building Set and the Lava Launch CoasterTM, were awarded prestigious Parents' Choice Awards.

K'NEX® Dinosaurs 20 Model Building Set™ Wins T.O.Y. Award

The K'NEX Dinosaurs 20 Model Building Set was selected as one of FamilyFun Magazine's 18th annual Toy of the Year (T.O.Y.) Award winners.

K'NEX Makes a Cameo Appearance in Interactive Annual Report

A K'NEX robot is one of the stars of The Johnson City Power Board's 2008 Annual Report. In the industry section of the report, entitled Experience How We Are Making Your Connection, visitors can plug in a virtual power cord and watch a K'NEX welding robot move.

K'NEX is now on Facebook!

Become a fan of K'NEX on Facebook and join the growing online community of K'NEX fans.
You'll be the FIRST to hear about exciting K'NEX news plus you'll be able to share your stories, pictures and videos with K'NEX fans across the globe!

K'NEX Workshops at National Engineering Month!

From February 28 to March 8 2009, thousands of Ontario residents came together to celebrate National Engineering Month 2009 (NEM) at various locations across the province. Created in 1992 as National Engineering Week, Canada’s largest engineering volunteer run event was re-branded to National Engineering Month in 2008. NEM is designed to raise public awareness of the importance of engineering and engineering technology in our daily lives and to encourage young people to consider careers in engineering.

K'NEX says THANK YOU for your help to cure Crohn's & Colitis!

Due to your online purchases and generous individual donations, over $6,000 were raised in May and June to support the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America!

Bridge into the future and leave a parting gift!

Bridging to the future, two graduating seniors in structural engineering had fun putting their classroom knowledge to work and left a parting gift to campus and the professors that helped them along the way.

President Obama Portrait!

Rising over 8 feet tall, this incredible portrait of President Obama was recently completed by a talented and dedicated team of K'NEX designers including Andrea, Norm, Andy, Josh and David. The team, who spent close to two weeks designing, planning and building the model, snapped together thousands of K'NEX rods and connectors to bring this portrait of President Obama to life!

K'NEX 400pc Tub awarded as one of Dr. Toy's Best Classic Products for 2009!

Recognized as a toy that has delivered consistent play value over many years (Originally Introduced in 1993!), the K'NEX 400pc Tub joins the Yo-Yo and Hula Hoop among others as a Best Classic Product.

K'NEX Brands and The United Way Partner to Build a Better Community

Through a unique partnership, K'NEX Brands and The United Way created the 'Have a Heart' promotion, where 10% of all net proceeds from www.knex.com from the entire month of February were donated directy to the North Penn United Way.