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How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

How to Draw a Sports Car

In this tutorial you will learn easy drawing ideas for how to draw a sports car step by step. You can apply these drawing ideas to any type of cool racing cars or classic sports cars. How to Draw a Sports Car tutorial is for kids who want to learn the basic steps required to to draw any sports car, a Dodge Viper in this case, easily in a fun way. This tutorial has 10 steps some of the steps are unnecessary and just for extra clarity you might just need to look at four or five. The drawing is made by hand so all the steps were drawn separately so there might be some inconsistencies.

What you need to draw a cool sports car:

  • A4 size paper
  • Pencils
  • Color pencils set

Drawing Ideas: Use the wheel diagram as a reference for the length of the vehicle. The first and last tires are black these belong to the sports car and are the ones you will actually draw.

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Wheel Diagram

1st Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

Drawing Ideas: Always start of lightly!

It does not matter if you are making an advanced drawing or a beginners drawing always start with the ground line then work your way up towards the wheels.

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

 

Drawing Ideas: Remember for race cars or sports cars the wheel base is a little bit bigger than conventional cars.

In the first step draw a ground line referencing the wheel diagram above. The wheels should be correct distance from each other.

The three lines at the top are the basic body lines, always use these when drawing any type of car. It is not necessary that you draw three lines that depends on the type of car.

2nd Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

General Knowledge: Sports cars are normally closer to the ground because they need to have a low center of gravity (CoG) for better acceleration, braking, cornering and stability.

In the second step start making an outline of the body. Connect the tiers, draw the bumpers, the hood and the trunk and complete the lower part of the sports cars body. Then draw the top with a simple line.

3rd Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

In the third step start marking the windows, the front screen and the back screen. Then draw the door(s) and the side view mirror.  Also draw the front and rear lights. There is no need to color or shade at this point like in the picture just work on the outline. Draw the “wheel wells” and side body seams.

4th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

In the fourth step you may add some lines in the rear lights.

5th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

In the fifth step you can add some color or shade to identify the front and rear bumpers as well as the side skirts, add another exhaust pipe if you like. You may have noticed some more color and shading has been added especially on the door.

Drawing Ideas: Turn the drawing around while you draw.
6th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

This is the sixth step lets work on the rims and oh! also do not forget the fuel cap.

Drawing Ideas: Use a piece of paper under your hand, this way you will not smudge any finished parts of your drawing.
7th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

You are almost there. in this step make the outline you drew in the first few steps more prominent. Notice the marking right of the door and as well as the doors outline use a shading pencil or color pencil or a crayon what ever you like. Then shape the gas tank cover and rear light. You can shade the top and bottom portion of the tires or in any direction leaving some white space between the dark color.

Drawing Ideas: Use a sharp pencil to make clear lines and add shading around dull areas.
8th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

 

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

Color the rear and front lights.

9th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

 

Just for fun add some smoke. Draw some marking on the side skirts to make your race car look cooler.

Drawing Ideas: Erase any unwanted parts of your drawing and make sure all lines are sharp.
10th Step How to Draw a Sports Car

How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids

 

By now your cars outline should be well done so now its time to color some more to make your drawing look brighter.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial (How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids), if you did do leave some comments and if you did not leave some more so I can improve on the next one.

HSJ

I am an armature artist who loves to draw and share my work. Any questions just leave a reply and I will try to help you out as best as I can.

2 thoughts to “How to Draw a Sports Car Step by Step for Kids”

  1. Hi, My 8year old son really like your drawing and was wondering how old you were when you drew this. He likes to draw the same way. He says your drawing is great! Thanks (Mum of boy)

    1. Hi .. really sorry for the late reply. Thank you for the encouraging comment.

      The drawing was made by my niece she is 12.

      Previously due to other projects I have not been able to focus on this website but now we are going to start working on many more drawing ideas and tutorials for kids.

      Would you prefer hand drawn like this one for digital art?

      Regards

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