How to Draw a Motorcycle

Improve Your Drawing Skills with Printable Practice Sheets!

Learn how to draw a great looking Motorcycle with easy, step-by-step drawing instructions, and video tutorial.

By following the simple steps, you too can easily draw a perfect Motorcycle.

Step-by-Step Instructions for Drawing a Motorcycle

How to Draw a Great Looking Motorcycle for Kids and Beginners - Step 1

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 01

1. Begin by drawing two circles. Then, draw a smaller circle within each. These form the motorcycle's wheels.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 2

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 02

2. Draw another small circle inside each of the existing circles. These form the motorcycle's hubcaps. Then, draw pairs of lines between the two inner circles, forming a five-pointed star pattern. These are the spokes of the wheels.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 3

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 03

3. Draw another pair of lines extending from one of the hubcaps, erasing as necessary. Connect the lines with a curved line, then detail the part with a straight line parallel to its upper side. This is the swingarm, part of the rear suspension that holds the rear axle. Enclose a curved shape above the tire to form the rear fender and an irregular shape in front of the wheel. Draw several lines across this part, which represents the muffler.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 4

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 04

4. Enclose a curved shape covering part of the front tire, erasing as necessary. This is the front fender. Enclose a rounded triangle protruding from the fender. Draw another, smaller rounded triangle extending across the hubcap, and connect these with two lines. This forms the fork tube or front suspension.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 5

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 05

5. Use a straight line and two curved lines to draw a curved triangular shape, connecting the front and rear wheels. This forms the bottom of the motorcycle's body.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 6

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 06

6. Use curved lines to enclose the irregular shape of the motorcycle's upper body. Note the "C" shaped indentation near the front of the bike. Enclose a rounded triangular shape within the "C." Extend a curved line from this shape and double it back upon itself, forming the handlebar. Use a curved line to draw the remaining handlebar.

Easy Motorcycle Drawing - Step 7

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 07

7. Use curved lines to enclose three irregular shapes, completing the motorcycle's body.

Add More Details to Your Motorcycle Picture - Step 8

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 08

8. Use curved lines to enclose three elongate irregular shapes, forming the subframe and cowl cover or seat of the motorcycle.

Complete the Outline of Your Motorcycle Drawing - Step 9

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 09

9. Detail the motorcycle. Use curved lines to enclose the shape of the headlight and shapes along the body. Draw curved lines across the handlebars and lower body. Draw the clutch cover using nested ovals just above the muffler.

Color Your Motorcycle Drawing

How to Draw a Motorcycle Step 10

Color your cartoon motorcycle. Then, check out more fun cartoon object drawing guides, including racecars, trucks, trains, and rocketships.

Who's driving your motorcycle? Take your pick from among our character drawing guides and people drawing guides.

Easy, step by step Motorcycle drawing tutorial
How to Draw a Motorcycle Pinterest Image

Click HERE to save the tutorial to Pinterest!

Learn More About The Motorcycle Drawing

Motorcycles are two-wheeled (or sometimes three-wheeled) vehicles propelled by an engine. A motorcycle is basically a self-propelled bicycle.

The first motorcycle was built in 1884. Motorcycles are also known as motorbikes or mopeds. Categories or types include racing bikes, superbikes, touring bikes, road bikes, trail bikes, and child bikes.

Did you know? Motorcycle races have been held since at least 1907 when the Tourist Trophy motorcycle races were held to test the endurance of bikes produced by different manufacturers.

Since then, motorcycle sports has grown to encompass trick riding and motocross, a competition that involves stunts and rough terrain.

Since their conception, motorcycles have been a part of popular culture. Mopeds are often used to represent carefree European holidays.

Large bikes like Harley Davidson motorcycles are synonymous with tough biker gangs. Fictional motorcycles include Batman's Batpod, the Tron light cycle, the biker gangs from the anime film Akira, and the sidecar motorcycle used by Wallace and Gromit.

Scroll down for a downloadable PDF of this tutorial.

Would you like to draw a cartoon motorcycle? This easy, step-by-step motorcycle drawing tutorial is here to show you how.

All you will need is a pencil, an eraser, and a sheet of paper. you may also wish to color your finished drawing.

If you liked this drawing tutorial, see also the following guides: Lightning Mcqueen drawing, Bike drawing, and Monster Truck drawing.

Motorcycle Drawing Tutorial - Easy & Fun Printable Pages

Join now and get immediate access to thousands of printable drawing instruction and practice pages!

Printables thumbnail: How to draw a Motorcycle

Learn how to get access to thousands of printable pages!

Become a member sales prompt


Still seeing ads or not being able to download the PDF?

First, check that you're logged in. You can log in on the member login page.

If you're still not able to download the PDF, the likely solution is to reload the page.

You can do this by clicking the browser reload button.

It is a circular arrow-shaped icon at the top of the browser window, typically found in the upper-left side (you can also use keyboard shortcuts: Ctrl+R on PC and Command+R on Mac).

See a Google Web Story of this Motorcycle Drawing Tutorial.

Why You Can Trust Our Drawing Guides

We've been creating high-quality, easy-to-follow drawing tutorials since 2016. Rauno and the team of experienced artists are dedicated to helping people of all ages and skill levels learn to draw.

We've carefully crafted over 1,900 step-by-step tutorials, ensuring that each one is safe, beginner-friendly, and engaging. We expand our library with new drawing guides every week, adding more drawing ideas and staying up-to-date with new trends.

Our commitment to quality and accessibility has earned the trust of more than 1,700 satisfied paid members who have access to the huge library of drawing printables and ebooks, in addition to the regular step-by-drawing tutorials that are available for all readers.

You can trust Easy Drawing Guides to provide you with some of the best drawing tutorials available online.

Learn more about Rauno and Easy Drawing Guides.