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05-18-2004, 09:34 PM

Rule is simple.... Post YOUR F*I*R*S*T car ;)

here is



05-18-2004, 09:51 PM
Hey, maybe I'm very dumb and all that, but how can two cars qualify as being your first modelled car. Obviously one would has to be the second. Ill have a look for my first car.

Anyhoo, here's mine (its not really my first, but it's the first that was actually finished. Although I dont quite consider it finished...Ah well.)

05-18-2004, 10:05 PM
hehe Supervlieg only for explain.... first car was modeled a classic concept car and second was first f1.


05-18-2004, 10:09 PM
First and only car so far;)

05-18-2004, 10:44 PM
I don't have anything left of my first few vehicle models, but they were horrible :)

I can remember trying to boolean out the wheel wells, and doing all kinds of crazy stuff :surprised ahh... that was a long time ago! :cool: (Max 3.0 I believe)

05-19-2004, 07:10 AM
Here's mine I never realy finished it completely

05-19-2004, 07:29 AM

05-19-2004, 08:15 AM
Williams FW14(1991)

My first and only modeling car.(improved later)

05-19-2004, 08:28 AM
Here is my first car (and also my first post) but I never totaly finished this model...

05-19-2004, 08:31 AM
It's not quite my really first first car, b ut what the heck, it sucks!
movie [500Kb] ( :buttrock:

05-19-2004, 10:33 AM
My first and only car "so far".
How the hell are u all able to post such big images under the 2000bytes limit? :p

05-19-2004, 10:50 AM

This was my first car project, without any render program, just scanline:)
I never finished. Why?...I really dont no.

But This is a good Topic :thumbsup:

- sorry for my bad englis -

05-19-2004, 11:47 AM
Here is my first car :wavey:

05-19-2004, 03:22 PM
This is my first car......use nurbs modeling
My second car, I use polygon modeling, it's not finish.........:)

05-19-2004, 05:21 PM
first car...hmmm, well I show you my first car, the first one you can call "car"

modelt in 1999 with lightwave 5.6

re-rendert 2002 lightwave 7.x

05-19-2004, 05:27 PM
Wow people!!! yours cars looking damm cool. I can´t belive, that are your first.
Realy amazing :bowdown: :bowdown: :bowdown:

Pensart: my pics are on my web and here is only link. So that is reason....

TNX people

Post anyone else?


05-19-2004, 08:01 PM
Originally posted by ]Rebro[
I can´t belive, that are your first.


yep, I agree! My first models sucked real bad! :shrug:

05-20-2004, 01:00 AM

Very nice cars you have there!

My first model was a very boxy hand.. I'm not going to show it anyway! This is my first car and my second model.. And this time I've found the Meshmoothing modifier! My own concept, no refs here!

Original design, frontpage please! ;)

Modeled in 3dsmax 4

05-20-2004, 04:26 AM
This is my first and only car model thus far. I plan on doing much more with it. Want to clean it up a lot and add the engine/trunk and redo the shader etc. Anyways, neat thread and good work everyone!

2001 porsche carrera (

05-20-2004, 07:14 AM
The first car, huh? Here it is! (Sorry for the image quality)

05-20-2004, 07:37 AM
Here's my first and only car as of yet. It took a while until I got around to doing a car.

05-20-2004, 08:41 AM
here's mine , I made it in 3dsmax 5 in the summer of 2003 I think,

renderingtime: Hmm... oh well... 48 hrs

modelingtime: 4-5 days


05-20-2004, 08:47 AM
Ok, here is my first nurbs car done in maya 5. It took me almost a month to do it but I am happy with the way it turned out considering that is is my first car and that I have been using Maya for about 8 months.
Is was modeled on a mac that is way it looks dark on a PC display.
My first post also, bare with me, how do you post more then one picture in your reply?

05-20-2004, 10:13 AM
here is mine :

05-20-2004, 01:33 PM

I did the WV van as well...

05-20-2004, 01:43 PM
Heres my first car.

05-20-2004, 02:00 PM
This isn't my first attempt, but it's the car who is most finished, even if it's a lot of things left.

I haven't finished a single car... but i'm working on an Audi S1 Grp. B car now, and i SHALL be finished!! :)

05-20-2004, 05:14 PM
Well... some pieces are amazing.

Who's next? :))


05-20-2004, 05:21 PM
wow ur guy's first cars are crazy!
my first attempt.. sucked

05-20-2004, 07:29 PM
ey, Eric_Cartman, looks great , alot more better than mine, but I bet you rendered that with v-ray , brazil + hdri or something, heh , :p

05-20-2004, 07:41 PM
Originally posted by ]Rebro[
I can´t belive, that are your first.
Maybe they start to do cars when they all ready knew how to use 3d software and had some experience. I have been on 3d for 5 years or more and I have never made a car.;)

I like more spaceships

05-20-2004, 08:14 PM
Acorn: U have too much reflections.... Try to change view. ;)


05-20-2004, 08:45 PM
yeah,this is my absolutely first car i've ever made.. modelled with nurbs in rhino,rendered with flamingo,uaaaa;)

05-20-2004, 11:21 PM
Here is another try to post my image in this reply. This is my second reply here and I am not sure how to upload images so that they appear here.
I think it is better if I leave my URL:

First car done in Maya 5 with nurbs.
Took me a month to do it for my school assignment. :wip:

05-21-2004, 08:11 AM

You are right. Brazil and HDRi.

05-21-2004, 11:02 PM
some excellent cars here... :eek:

anyway this is my first car :)

05-22-2004, 09:27 PM
Hpp... I can´t download your image. Is problem on my side?


05-23-2004, 08:29 AM
]Rebro[: try this link
Its nothing spectacular, just a classic cabrio made in 3dmax 3.1 using Nurbs modeling. :)

05-23-2004, 11:50 AM
first and only (so far)

05-23-2004, 08:46 PM
Hey what does the Audi A2 doe in the "KVB" Metro Station??
Cool idea. Is the Backround foto or CG ?
The A2 looks prett good :)

05-24-2004, 03:19 PM
Originally posted by Eric_Cartman

your work is great Eric_Cartman

05-24-2004, 03:40 PM
Some of the cars posted on here are wicked. how do guys get your images under 20k and big enough to show, my images jpg20k are around 300x150 which is tiny and the quality is no where near what you guys are showing, any tips would be welcome, come on guys, share the love.

05-24-2004, 07:04 PM
Hi there just10,

I only just found out about this 20k issue, just follow this link.

05-24-2004, 08:07 PM
Nice one Pensart, Im gonna try and put up an auto uplink to my website now, Keep your fingers crossed. It is my first car - lambo Murcielago, it took me 4 weeks, my next car took me 4 days, oohhh the learning process.

How do you get the picture of your cat in the left margin?[/IMG]

05-24-2004, 09:35 PM
Very cool car just10
you can choose a picture to display in your profile, click "my profile" just under the cgtalk banner.
Then the edit options tab and below u can choose your avatar.


05-25-2004, 05:17 PM
Just10 it's cool.... :bowdown:

05-25-2004, 05:33 PM
try again with the auto link

Oh yeah baby. just click the IMG button in the vB Code when you post your reply

05-26-2004, 02:52 PM
Utopicus, my first car; created in 2001 :rolleyes: :p

05-26-2004, 04:23 PM

More pics and thred here...

Not completely finished yet, but machine can't cope so it's on hold for a while.

05-26-2004, 06:11 PM
Long time since my last post!

I think this is my first one... I'm not a car fanatic, as you can see, it's more a 4x4...

05-26-2004, 08:03 PM
my first and only car...

05-26-2004, 08:46 PM
DAMN .. very old ;)

Swami Rabbitima
05-26-2004, 08:47 PM
Thought everybody would get a laff out of this (especially after all the incredible talent that's on display here). Hey, I tried!

05-27-2004, 02:46 AM
damn! there is some good first timers in here

06-01-2004, 06:51 PM
Here's my first car.3ds max,no plugins:p.First is usually not perfect I think~:D

06-01-2004, 08:21 PM
my enzo sucks but nontheless im gonna post it..

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06-17-2004, 05:29 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-17-2004, 05:35 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-17-2004, 05:35 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-17-2004, 05:35 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-17-2004, 05:35 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-17-2004, 05:35 PM
Wow. Great work!!! :drool:


06-21-2004, 11:41 PM
My first (and my last) car:

06-22-2004, 02:35 AM
wow these are pretty good for your first cars.

i was expecting realy basic blocky cars or somthing.

06-22-2004, 10:30 AM
hi guys,
this is my first vehicle :)

07-25-2004, 08:07 PM
I am using this for my composite. I used Nurbs/Polygons. I've never modeled a car before and I was curious to see what I could pull off.Model T Ford (

07-25-2004, 08:10 PM
I am using this for my composite. I used Nurbs/Polygons. I've never modeled a car before and I was curious to see what I could pull off.

07-26-2004, 03:48 AM
wow everyones got some pretty sweet cars. I wish i knew how to model cars in MAX6 im just not that talented enought yet

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