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Aidan
05-11-2005, 10:30 AM
<B>Objective</B><p>With many American car-lovers getting frustrated by most of the home-grown products being non-discript 'bubble' cars. An American company has commissioned an all out 'Muscle Car'. Your objective is to design this iconic vehicle, which needs to be a stong design.<br>Thanks to knihc2008 for the idea.<br><U>Other Details</U><p><B>Brand:</B> <I>Can be any American brand</I><br><B>Model:</B> <I>Muscle Car</I><p>Contest will close on the 28th of May.<p><B>Good Luck!</B>

VexedandGlorious
05-11-2005, 11:30 AM
a muscle car...sounds like a challenge to me..im in.

jjazz0092002
05-11-2005, 06:27 PM
sounds fun, count me in<br>

Superfresa
05-11-2005, 07:03 PM
I'm in. Can the manufacturer be made up?

knihc2008
05-11-2005, 07:20 PM
sure. but it has to be SUPER AMERICANA to the core!<p>and, well, i am not super americana to the core. i think i'll be sittin gthis one out. i won't be in town to see it end anyhow <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/crying.gif" BORDER="0">

r3vilo
05-15-2005, 09:21 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>knihc2008</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">sure. but it has to be SUPER AMERICANA to the core!<p>and, well, i am not super americana to the core. i think i'll be sittin gthis one out. i won't be in town to see it end anyhow <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/crying.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p>I agree.. All sports cars that I've done tend to be elegant rather than muscle cars... I wish we could do a TVR muscle car type thing... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icon11.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icon11.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icon11.gif" BORDER="0">

FordRules
05-16-2005, 04:45 PM
im in best idea for a contest yet i will get at least one vote

whipster
05-17-2005, 04:11 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>ford_gt_rules</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">im in best idea for a contest yet i will get at least one vote</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Idea isn't everything, you have to draw it very well too <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> And don't be so pumped with confidency, it's better to have a nice surprise that you got some votes tho you'd been supposing not to get, than to be sure of getting one and then not getting any. (oof hopefully someone understands what I wrote <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/laugh2.gif" BORDER="0"> )

taskbearer
05-17-2005, 11:15 AM
I undertand you Whipster. I guess it all sums up that humility is a highly needed atribute<p>I'm kind of blank on this contest, I've never designed a musclecar before. In fact I can't remember the last time I design a sports car. I guess it's just me.

Superfresa
05-17-2005, 02:10 PM
I'll give this contest a shot, count me in!

ToronadoGT
05-17-2005, 04:22 PM
I'm entering my Chevelle concept in this one. I want to see how it'll hold up. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/suave.gif" BORDER="0"><p><A HREF="http://img267.echo.cx/my.php?image=supervelle1yr.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img267.echo.cx/img267/8320/supervelle1yr.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>That sketch is, by far, the best one I've done hands down. I think it might have a shot.

Superfresa
05-17-2005, 06:59 PM
That Is a great looking Sketch! good work!

knihc2008
05-17-2005, 09:19 PM
alright, so i lied. here's my sketch. i'm packing for hong kong right now and i said to myself, "well i simply can't just leave a competition without a fight..." so i googled a bunch of pictures of camaros (of the '69 era) and spent about 10 minutes redrawing and modernizing what i saw. here's the result:<p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v143/knihc2008/IMG_0988.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v143/knihc2008/IMG_0989.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>i know, not a winner in particular. just wanted to have my say included <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/bow.gif" BORDER="0">

Guy
05-18-2005, 02:01 AM
knihc2008 ... the rear looks nice but i dont like the front looks almost cartoonish...but the drawing itself is nice<p>anorexorcist .... Really nice technique and the design is nice and simple too...i like it <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>

whipster
05-18-2005, 04:56 AM
Anorexorcist, I love your simple design!!! <p>Knihc, I agree with Guy here... nonetheless nothing beats you, my Lord.

Superfresa
05-18-2005, 07:19 AM
Knihk what I most like about your drawing is your attitude! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"><p>Really, nice drawing but not one of your best.

ricerammer
05-18-2005, 02:14 PM
I like anorexorcists drawing. It reminds me of the Chevelles I know and love. Very, very good drawing.

VexedandGlorious
05-18-2005, 04:34 PM
im pulling out of this contest due to another one that has started at another forum(which i really want to enter)

ToronadoGT
05-18-2005, 05:45 PM
Thanks for the praise everyone. That Chevelle is by far my favorite sketch.

r3vilo
05-19-2005, 12:47 PM
i've almost done mine, chevy c7

Superfresa
05-19-2005, 03:19 PM
I got my entry nearly complete. It's either awesome or a total mess <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0">

PlumCrazy
05-19-2005, 07:18 PM
For the third time, I'm going to ask you to quit claming my drawings as your own.<br><IMG SRC="http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2004-3/687350/Combo3.jpg" BORDER="0"><br><BR><BR>
<i>Modified by PlumCrazy at 7:34 PM 5/19/2005</i>

Superfresa
05-19-2005, 07:42 PM
wow.<p><br>wooops...<br>(No words)

Toxic
05-19-2005, 08:22 PM
Thats where I saw that drawing before it looked femillier. It was TorReds.

taskbearer
05-19-2005, 08:37 PM
SPEECHLESS!!!!

AXIS
05-20-2005, 07:41 AM
<IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthdown.gif" BORDER="0"> dam anorexorcist thats scandalous

ToronadoGT
05-20-2005, 01:19 PM
Guys, ignore what Plum says. He's been a real wanker since a certain sketch I did (we won't go there, either.)<p><A HREF="http://img135.echo.cx/my.php?image=chevychevelleunderlay8bk.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img135.echo.cx/img135/2959/chevychevelleunderlay8bk.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>That's my underlay and original sketch. And Plum, distorting ones work to make it look like it was a pure rip-off is a cheap shot. In the future, stay the hell away from my posts. I've put up with all I can take of your bull****ting.<p>Well, look like I'm off to find another way of drawing cars, which means I'm scrapping all concepts I had planned to post today. I'm feeding them all to the shredder.

DoMiNo
05-20-2005, 03:53 PM
Really I...uh... don't wanna judge here. I'll hold my opinion until (if ever) we can figure out what's really going on here. For now I'm just kind of confused...<p>As for this contest, I'm not sure if I'll have the time, but hopefully I can get something... I'd hate to miss one. It's a pretty cool one, too.

ToronadoGT
05-20-2005, 04:25 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>DoMiNo</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Really I...uh... don't wanna judge here. I'll hold my opinion until (if ever) we can figure out what's really going on here. For now I'm just kind of confused...</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Don't take sides at all. It makes us both (me and Plum) look like a bunch of jackasses.<p>Well, folks, I'm not withdrawing because of Plum. I don't get what his problem is, but, it's serious, whatever it is. I just wish he would treat me as an oversight and ignore me. I've done what had to be done in the past, but Plum won't let it go. It's sad. Eh, whatever. I've said what I've needed to say and I'll just start ignoring Plum. What matters is that I know the truth.

VexedandGlorious
05-20-2005, 04:55 PM
id like to know whats going on between you to.....

PlumCrazy
05-20-2005, 06:20 PM
Anorexorcist,<br>A spade is a spade and black is black. You can whine and call me names all you want but the painfully obvious truth is you are lifting my artwork. You can post your "original" sketches till the cows come home but that <B>negates</B><I></I> nothing. What more do I have to do to prove that you are stealing other than just post the two? A big mistake on my Monte was that the perspective is off on the front clip and you copied that exactly. The A-pillar is draw at the same angle and you duplicated the wheel spokes down to the lug nut holes. You've done this on two other drawings, that I've seen, and on two other boards/forums. The only thing I've "distored" on yours was turn it 20 degrees to show everyone where the original sorce material came from.<br>Ya know, this is quite becoming a farce for I showed this, and the other threads, to my work buddies and they actually laughed. You have no ground to stand on and claim this work as your own and don't think for a moment that I'm going to passively sit back and let you hijack my work.<br>

orangeeagle13
05-20-2005, 06:27 PM
Acctually, PlumCrazy, you have no ground to stand on either. How do we know you didnt steal these photos from anorexorcist? Nobody knows. I don't want to take sides because I know neither of you on a personal basis, but maybe these comments from both of you should be PM'd to each other, and not take up board space.<p>And you do have this proof, I'd like to see it<BR><BR>
<i>Modified by orangeeagle13 at 9:33 PM 5/20/2005</i>

DoMiNo
05-21-2005, 09:16 AM
What other threads? How did this begin?

orangeeagle13
05-21-2005, 11:39 AM
After looking at your Art Work at C&G and GMI, I am at a total loss for words, and it is quite clear that Plumcrazy is the author of these works<br>

ToronadoGT
05-21-2005, 03:48 PM
Plum, I think we should take this arguement off the boards before both our asses get banned. Or, if you want to forfiet membership, be my guest. I'm not and I don't plan on it.<p>And I'm still not forfieting the competition. I stand by the fact that the Chevelle is original. But, just to shut Plum up, I'll whip something new up. And, dammit, I'll do it better than Plum. <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by anorexorcist at 4:13 PM 5/21/2005</i>

DoMiNo
05-21-2005, 11:27 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>orangeeagle13</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">After looking at your Art Work at C&G and GMI, I am at a total loss for words, and it is quite clear that Plumcrazy is the author of these works<br></TD></TR></TABLE><p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/nixweiss.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emsad.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><A HREF="http://forums.gminsidenews.com/showthread.php?t=7192" TARGET="_blank">http://forums.gminsidenews.com...=7192</A><BR><BR>
<i>Modified by DoMiNo at 11:35 PM 5/21/2005</i>

orangeeagle13
05-22-2005, 07:15 AM
yeah, at GMI he's Torred and at C&G he is Plumcrazy

DoMiNo
05-22-2005, 09:00 AM
Almost finished with my Dodge Challenger concept <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/2cool.gif" BORDER="0">

Toxic
05-22-2005, 09:57 AM
C&G ?

DoMiNo
05-22-2005, 10:18 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Twisted</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">C&G ?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Cheers & Gears (I asked the same question)

DoMiNo
05-22-2005, 03:04 PM
Okay, okay... here it goes. <p>I decided (what with Dodge on the Hemi kick right now) that it would be relatively easy for them to bring back the Challenger as a two-door coupe and, in a sense, undo some of their wrongs in the minds of muscle car purists who were upset about the Charger being a sedan. I envision the new Challenger as forgoing the V6 choices of its more staid, 4-door brethren, instead existing only in R/T or SRT forms (345hp 5.7L and 425hp 6.1L Hemis, respectively) and thus positioning itself as bridging the gap between the Magnum/Charger and Viper. Of note are the matte black "shaker" hood scoop and optional rear spoiler, "Hemi" side graphic, obscenely large (and wide) rolling stock, and the unmistakable Dodge face (love it or hate it). <p>I'd love to see Dodge slip something like this into their lineup. I can see the advertisements now: "GTO: Breakfast of Champions" or perhaps "Mustang: It's What's for Dinner." <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> And imagine the platform sharing possibilities.... 300C coupe anyone? Now THAT would be hot. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/driver.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><IMG SRC="http://img219.echo.cx/img219/8013/challengersmall5tx.jpg" BORDER="0">

PlumCrazy
05-22-2005, 03:08 PM
HOLY CRAP!!! That just screams "outtamyway!" Absolutely outstanding.<br> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/eek2.gif" BORDER="0">

taskbearer
05-22-2005, 04:19 PM
<IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/eek2.gif" BORDER="0"> Oh my goodness! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/eek2.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>That is shear Wildness. A true modern classic. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icondrool.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icondrool.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icondrool.gif" BORDER="0">

SV
05-22-2005, 04:30 PM
wow, awesome car domino <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icondrool.gif" BORDER="0">

ricerammer
05-22-2005, 04:36 PM
domino's got my vote! Very, very nice. I absolutely love it. Very, very nice.

ToronadoGT
05-22-2005, 04:37 PM
Okay, this is what I've got so far for a revised and all-new entry. I'm going to go back and fix some things, like some of the proportions, and finish up. For those who don't know, it's an Chevy Impala SS Sedan (decided I do something different in this competition which will, no doubtedly, be filled with coupes) that uses more than one cue from the '03 SS concept.<p><A HREF="http://img273.echo.cx/my.php?image=impalaincomplete23ds.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img273.echo.cx/img273/9897/impalaincomplete23ds.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>Damn, Domino. That's tough to beat. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/icondrool.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/2cool.gif" BORDER="0">

Toxic
05-22-2005, 08:25 PM
Holy freaken crap Domino that looks amazing. Awsome job.

DoMiNo
05-22-2005, 08:49 PM
Thanks for the comments guys! Glad you like it... it was a fun one to draw. There's so many possibilities for this contest, it's hard to go wrong. <p>btw, anorexorcist, new design's shaping up nice! Can't wait to see the finished product! As well as all the other designs! Good luck everyone <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/embeer.gif" BORDER="0">

Toxic
05-22-2005, 09:16 PM
Why no color Domino?

Toxic
05-23-2005, 12:13 PM
ok Here is my new Chevy Nova. This was hugely inspiered by Domino. I know there is some perspective problems with the back wheel but.........<br><A HREF="http://www.imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img136.echo.cx/img136/117/dsc025743ea.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><BR><BR>
<i>Modified by Twisted at 1:54 PM 5/23/2005</i>

ToronadoGT
05-23-2005, 01:41 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>DoMiNo</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">btw, anorexorcist, new design's shaping up nice! Can't wait to see the finished product!</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Thanks, Domino. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0">

anonms
05-23-2005, 03:57 PM
Here's my Chevy.... something.<p>Oh great. I just realized that I forgot the lower grille and the fog lamps. Oh well. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/nixweiss.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v294/anonms/May23_01.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Sorry about the binder paper lines. It's less obvious than printer paper to my teachers.

VexedandGlorious
05-23-2005, 04:45 PM
nice sketch, another contest goes to domino

ToronadoGT
05-23-2005, 06:40 PM
Here it is, all finished. When it was finished, I thought the car looked oddly proportioned so I went into Photoshop and played around with the angle a bit. I think it helped.<p><A HREF="http://img87.echo.cx/my.php?image=chevyimpalacomplete8li.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img87.echo.cx/img87/1728/chevyimpalacomplete8li.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>Oh, and here was what I had before I went in and edited the sketch.<p><A HREF="http://img151.echo.cx/my.php?image=chevyimpalacomplete13ik.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img151.echo.cx/img151/8210/chevyimpalacomplete13ik.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p>Enjoy. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emwink.gif" BORDER="0">

Toxic
05-23-2005, 06:43 PM
Looks good anorexorcist but shouldnt you be able to see the other headlight?

ToronadoGT
05-23-2005, 06:47 PM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Twisted</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Looks good anorexorcist but shouldnt you be able to see the other headlight?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>I know. That's one area where I really messed up. I'm still trying to get some things down right. My next few sketches should be better, though. :)<p>But, hey, at least no one will say I copied anyone this time. That alone feels like a major acomplishment. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0">

Toxic
05-23-2005, 07:09 PM
<IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/laugh2.gif" BORDER="0">

testarossa7
05-23-2005, 11:01 PM
<IMG SRC="http://img250.echo.cx/img250/1448/musclecss1kh.th.jpg" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://img250.echo.cx/img250/9639/muscle1wq.th.jpg" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://img250.echo.cx/img250/4299/musclecss2org5gt.th.jpg" BORDER="0">

testarossa7
05-23-2005, 11:25 PM
<IMG SRC="http://ibi1.photofile.ru/testarossa7/8932269SLT.jpg" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://ibi1.photofile.ru/testarossa7/8932286NSV.jpg" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://ibi1.photofile.ru/testarossa7/8932289AQY.jpg" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://ibi1.photofile.ru/testarossa7/8932555AVM.jpg" BORDER="0">

Aidan
05-24-2005, 01:35 AM
I have been away since friday night and i'm not happy with this at all. In future if you are taking ''inspiration'' from another persons drawing,put it in the post like Twisted did.<p>Also please keep these kind of conversations to the Pm system in the future. They are pointless and take up needless space.<p>Great entries though. Mine will be up soon.<br>Aidan<br>

Guy
05-24-2005, 07:00 AM
testarossa....i love the design of the back...looks really nice.. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>anorexorcist-i agree u should be able to see the other headlight...but looks nice..

ricerammer
05-24-2005, 01:27 PM
holy crap man. That is very nice. I like how it turned out. Very, very nice drawing. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

VexedandGlorious
05-24-2005, 03:28 PM
i see during my testing at school and another contest entry im working on i managed to get a <B>VERY</B> quick sketch done...im not sure if it fits the breif but here it is:<br><IMG SRC="http://img202.echo.cx/img202/9292/gto23qu.png" BORDER="0"><p>its a pontiac gto for the 2008 model year, it has verticle headlamps like the (72?)gto with a modern face,while the body is old muscle.<br>power comes from an LS2 small block from the C6 vette.

Guy
05-25-2005, 12:46 AM
Graffititech - i really like the front especially the grill and headlights..mirrors are cool tooand i like your technique of drawing <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> ...although the perspective is a little bit off at the back(rear wheel)...but still looks cool <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0">

Superfresa
05-25-2005, 07:15 AM
Oh yeah I'm glad the contest isn't over cos I'm not in yet! I will be by Friday hopefully cos I'm almost finished <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emwink.gif" BORDER="0">!

supra
05-25-2005, 08:01 AM
Im new..here..i just like looking at drawings of cars...but i might enter this contest to see how my skills are after all this time...last time i drew a car was about a year or two ago..lol <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1orglaugh.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>looks some really good entries so far..hoefully more to come aswell soon..

r3vilo
05-25-2005, 08:24 AM
omg!!!!my sketch is no where near as good as urs......<br>but anyway....story of sketch:<br>started by sketching out C6 and modernising it. Stopped for some reason, half way through. Couldn't remember my design when I came back to it. Started doin Chrysler Firepower. Had a panick attack and ripped it up. Started doin a Shelby. Ripped it up. Started again with the Firepower. Completed now. I reckon its my best sketch yet, especially the rear view<p><A HREF="http://img162.echo.cx/my.php?image=dscn25114bp.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img162.echo.cx/img162/1763/dscn25114bp.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><p><A HREF="http://img24.echo.cx/my.php?image=dscn25104wk.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img24.echo.cx/img24/8260/dscn25104wk.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A>

AXIS
05-25-2005, 04:56 PM
<IMG SRC="http://img279.echo.cx/img279/4241/saturn9pm.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p>I had no intentions of entering this contest cus I didn't know what sketch for it, Then I thought it would be kind of cool for SATURN to have a muscle car, I'm getting ready to go out of town so I had no time to render it. Here's my entry the SATURN Comet.

VexedandGlorious
05-25-2005, 06:12 PM
looks good but your head lamps look small.<br>thanks guy,i cant seem to get that rear wheel down, i practice it.plus i have a lot more muscle. i think i have learned to capture the spirit of a car without even loking at the oringle or really thinking about it too much.thats a huge leap.

or2001
05-26-2005, 05:11 AM
here's my try...did it today...i think it could be a dodge/pontiac<p><A HREF="http://www.imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img68.echo.cx/img68/7346/muscle3pm.jpg" BORDER="0"></A>

PlumCrazy
05-26-2005, 11:04 AM
Or- That's very sweet indeed! Great job.<br>Well, here' my hat in the ring...enjoy.<br><IMG SRC="http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2004-3/687350/Barracuda2a.jpg" BORDER="0">

kid
05-26-2005, 11:58 AM
this will be a hard contest to vote for because of all the GREAT AND STUPENDOUS entries<p><br>good luck

ricerammer
05-26-2005, 01:24 PM
nice sketch bud.

Guy
05-27-2005, 04:02 AM
Ive just finished my entry,it looks my best so far i think...and i've even done shading (for first time..)will post tonight hopefully when dad gets back so i can use the cam as scanner is broke..

fblacka
05-27-2005, 04:23 AM
Now this one wasnt done for the contest but i thought it suits quite well the muscle car idea ... on of my earlier drawings ... coz damn i havent got my camera yet and i cant digitalize my new drawings ... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/crying.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><IMG SRC="http://img287.echo.cx/img287/3927/00237cj.jpg" BORDER="0">

ricerammer
05-27-2005, 07:02 AM
I liike that. It looks very Cortina'ish. Nice job.

Keith
05-27-2005, 09:56 AM
haf been busy for few weeks, din really get much chance to see u guys' entries... i dun really noe american muscle cars dat well, but haf been trying to learn more bout it n this is my 1st try at one <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1zhelp.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG SRC="http://img235.echo.cx/img235/5279/americanmuscle8dd.jpg" BORDER="0">

VexedandGlorious
05-27-2005, 11:39 AM
i dont like it, everything seems oversized, the headlamps the fenders the rear.nice sketch and tech but im not loving it,<p>keith nice sketch, it doesnt really say muscle but to help you out<br>a new gen muscle car is:<br>agressive looking, not very curvy,not too boxyhas retro stlying cues.(if you need more help google is your friend <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beigesmilewinkgrin.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>but i like your sketch,i really like your dual centered exhaust, i dont see alot of sketchs with thoe(besides mines <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/bonk.gif" BORDER="0"> )<br>just a little perspective mistakes, but overall good

DoMiNo
05-27-2005, 02:45 PM
<B>Twisted</B> : Nice sketch... the face strays a bit from current Chevy models but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Aside from the rear wheel perspective issue, it looks really good! Nice going<p><B>anonms</B> : Cool... reminds me of a first-generation Mazda RX-7, which I like because it rethinks the traditional conception of the American musclecar. While most of the entries in this contest will be blocky, blunt-nosed throwbacks to old musclecars, yours is very forward thinking... almost practical. And the Chevy face is done well. <p><B>anorexorcist</B> : Awesome car. Perfect competitor for the Dodge Charger... but way better looking <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> The front is very in-your-face, definitely Chevrolet, and the sculpted fenders look great. DLO is very Ford Five Hundred, though... not very GM. <p><B>testarossa7</B> : Wow, awesome sketching once again, and definitely screams American Muscle. I like your modern interpretation of the old Rally-style wheels, and the rear view is bad ass. Not a huge fan of the front, but I understand your inspiration. <p><B>Graffititech</B> : I like your idea (the current GTO, IMO, is very bland... your sketch makes it much more aggressive); though you might want to incorporate the Pontiac dual grill. Besides, the grill is <B>massive</B>, by dividing it in two it would look better, proportionally, in relation to the rest of the car. Very dynamic design, though! Love the side!<p><B>revilo_</B> I also like your concept, and the rear view of your Firepower is pretty aggressive, but if you made the exhaust outlets larger, as well as the wheels, it would have a more muscular presence. Keep it up, bud! You're improving.<p><B>azumi</B> : Totally unconventional, and I really like it. Props for trying something that no one else would think of, haha. I loved that front on the Aura, and I love it here. Though I agree with whoever said the headlights look a bit small. And some sweet wheels could really set it off... (P.S. I like the name, but I believe there was already a Mercury Comet?). Anyway, great sketch... it's not often I see one of your sketches unrendered, you have a nice clean style. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><B>or2001</B> : Great sketch, very nice coloring. I personally am not a huge fan of the front, but I could definitely see this as a Dodge, and the proportions are awesome... very muscle car. You've got great skill and I hope to see more of your work on here!<p><B>PlumCrazy</B> : Uhm, are there words to express it? Hardly. I love your sketches. This thing looks ready for production and wow, I'd probably sell my soul to buy one. Of course I'd order mine without the spoiler... that car is aggressive enough without one.<p><B>fblacka</B> : Well I love your shading, the sketch is terrific. And I suppose in a weird way this could be considered a muscle car (If we look past Knihc's assertion that "it has to be SUPER AMERICANA to the core" <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://images.zeroforum.com/smile/emwink.gif" BORDER="0"> ). I agree that the features are a little too exaggerated though... makes the car look too short. <p><B>Keith</B> : Cool car, man... the rear is especially nice. I agree with Graff, however, in that it's more sleek touring car than all-American muscle car. Not necessarily a bad thing, though. Nice sketching, too, but what's with the parrot?

DoMiNo
05-27-2005, 02:46 PM
Dang. That post took me a while. Did I miss anyone? This has been an awesome contest. Great entries everyone <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/2cool.gif" BORDER="0">

Superfresa
05-27-2005, 08:05 PM
I'm furious. I made a great entry and my f*** scanner stoped working... ARGH!!!

Keith
05-27-2005, 09:35 PM
yo, cool down... how is ur scanner down..? how bout digicam...??<p>lol...1st of all, thanx for ur constructive comments. Aprreciate it alot.<p>well, i did do sum lloking up thru google..looking at earlier generations of e.g. dodges, chevys, pontiacs.... then looking at da newer generation of da cars, like da pontiac firebird used as KITT in knight rider, i came up wif this idea... well, i'm still learning... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/laugh2.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>thanx domino as well <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <br>EDIT: da parrot was jus for fun <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/aliensmiley.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>graffititech, about da dual rear exhausts, i jus found out dat testarossa did it earlier too<p><br><i>Modified by Keith at 9:43 PM 5/27/2005</i><p><br><BR><BR>
<i>Modified by Aidan at 10:00 AM 5/28/2005</i>

taskbearer
05-27-2005, 11:59 PM
This contest is turning out to be just as competitive as the camry contest. good work evryone <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>and heres my entry, its a Pontiac GTO. Its the closest I've ever come to designing a muscle car.<br><A HREF="http://www.imageshack.us" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img203.echo.cx/img203/3673/pointiacgto37zg.jpg" BORDER="0"></A>

Keith
05-28-2005, 01:53 AM
wohhh....very conceptual...nice!!

car-fan
05-28-2005, 07:49 AM
Hello Carspyshots Community,<br>I'm a car interested boy. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beigesmilewinkgrin.gif" BORDER="0"> I love car design so today I've designed my American Muscle Car, called "Ford Muscelegance". It's like a mix of sporty and elegant muscle car (more sporty than elegant)... I know it's not so good like the other entries <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/eek2.gif" BORDER="0"> but I only want to see what you think in the voting. Sorry for the worse quality... I don't know why... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/aliensmiley.gif" BORDER="0"> <p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/beerchug.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><A HREF="http://img77.echo.cx/my.php?image=fordmuscelegance9ch.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img77.echo.cx/img77/2451/fordmuscelegance9ch.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A><br><A HREF="http://img75.echo.cx/my.php?image=fordmuscelegance27nn.jpg" TARGET="_blank"><IMG SRC="http://img75.echo.cx/img75/1979/fordmuscelegance27nn.th.jpg" BORDER="0"></A>

ricerammer
05-28-2005, 08:41 AM
holy crap. I really like that. Did you use the GT90 or GT40 as influence? I really like the shape of the front end. The headlights in the grille remind me of older Mustangs, and even older Escorts. Very, very nice job. I wanna see more from you. <p><br>edit: I thought of a new for it. Ford Musclecat or Puma <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by ricerammer at 9:30 AM 5/28/2005</i>

VexedandGlorious
05-28-2005, 02:57 PM
big large fenders, cool design. i like it. for the front did you get both sides to look exactly alike?

Keith
05-29-2005, 03:43 AM
wahh, i love da rear!!