1970 Porsche 917K Fan Art

  • December 28, 2012
  • Blender 2.6x
  • Render: Blender Internal
  • Creator: godofbigthings
  • License: CC-BY-SA
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This is a fairly detailed (750K faces) model of the 1970 Porsche 917K racecar that won Porsche the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time.

I made it during the "Iconic Car Modeling Workshop " that tyrant monkey organised on BlenderArtists

The exact details of the model are, therefore, taken from the (first) car that Steve McQueen drove in the movie 'Le Mans (1971)'. (Each one of these made was slightly different)

The interior is pretty basic, and the mechanical details aren't that extensive, or accurate. But other than that I don't think I've left any detail.

Do let me know in the comments if you do anything cool with it!


  • tom120934 profile picture

    I'm looking forward to download it and examine it. It looks really sharp and clean. I love the car so I expect a lot :)

    Written March 21, 2013
  • godofbigthings profile picture

    I hope you can put it to some use. If you make something cool with it, do post it here!

    And oh, I'm a huge fan of your's. :)

    Edited March 26, 2013
  • Colorman7 profile picture

    Very fine detailed body work & accurate proportions ! I also like the perfect 3D tire tread. Thank You for sharing this nice historic model. nearly 500 downloads but only one like !? ... what a shame

    Written May 07, 2019
  • Lukon profile picture

    Converted part of it for my use in Daz Studio. Will likely convert the rest of later. See my first render of it on the DeviantArt website, under artist "luqu" and picture name "High Speed Chase". (Blendswap no longer allows posting of URL links in these comments.)

    Written July 19, 2020
  • pacomav profile picture

    I'll use the model as a part of different scale model cars for my Google Meet chats :)

    Written February 15, 2021
  • taveri profile picture

    Astonishing job! You have captured the shape!. It is one of the most iconic car in motorsport. Thanks a lot for sharing it!

    Written May 09, 2021