Several years ago, I came across some really fine renderings of a Ford F100 pickup by Bo Zolland of the Swedish design firm Vizualtech. It was a striking design that was destined to make the leap from the computer screen to the street because a client in San Diego decided it looked too good to remain nothing more then a computer visualization. I seem to remember a follow up article somewhere showing the truck in progress, but I don’t know if it was ever completed.
The thought occurred to me to see what Bo has been up to lately at Vizualtech and it looks like he’s been hard at work. I’m a big fan of renderings of older classic cars because you can show amazing detail, sometimes better than if you had an actual photo. It’s obvious Bo likes American classic muscle cars and racers, too, since he’s done so many and I had a lot to choose from when selecting a few to show you what he does.
Ford flathead engines, old Chevy stock cars, a Gurney Eagle racer, they all look good to me, but he does a lot of other work, too, he’s done quite a few boats, engines of all types, even tractors. It’s the kind of thing that makes you want to learn how to do this sort of thing yourself. If only I had the time …