The default image used for all vehicles on Notebook.ai, but you can replace it with your own uploads.

Creating Vehicles on Notebook.ai

Vehicles come in many shapes and sizes: cars, boats, spaceships — or something completely new.

Creating vehicles on Notebook.ai is easy.

To get started, just click Vehicles under the "Worldbuilding" header in the site sidebar. You'll be able to see or edit all of your existing vehicle pages and create new ones at any time.

searchable Search your vehicles

If you've got a lot of vehicles, you can quickly get around to the right one with Notebook.ai's full-text search. It searches your entire notebook for anything you wrote about that vehicle.

You can also filter your vehicles by tag, whether you've favorited that page, and which universe it's in.

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Your ideas are valuable. Every vehicle you create in Notebook.ai is owned by you, completely private by default, and only accessible to you.

But of course, you also have full control over that privacy and can share any vehicle page you want, however you want, whenever you want.

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Vehicle notebook pages require an active Premium subscription to create, but users on free plans can view and edit their existing vehicle pages at any time.

Notebook.ai is your personal worldbuilding notebook; any page you create is yours forever and you'll never lose access to any part of it for any reason — even if you downgrade to a free account in the future.

Get a head start with a rich vehicle template

Templates on Notebook.ai are what help our unique worldbuilding system better understand your world.

You can fill out as little or as much as you'd like on every new vehicle. You'll see progress indicators every time you edit it to show where you can make progress on, and our system will intelligently generate questions for you around the site that will automatically save your answers to the proper place on your vehicle page.

Templates are also fully customizable across every vehicle in your notebook.

You can browse the default template for vehicles here; click any category to see its questions.

  • info Overview

    Name

    What is the name of this vehicle?


    Universe

    This field allows you to link your other Notebook.ai pages to this vehicle.


    Description

    How would you describe this vehicle?


    Type of vehicle

    What kind of vehicle is this vehicle?


    Alternate names

    What other names do people call this vehicle?


    Tags

    This field lets you add clickable tags to your vehicles.


  • airport_shuttle Looks

    Size

    About how big (or small) is this vehicle?


    Materials

    What is this vehicle made of?


    Colors

    What colors does this vehicle come in?


    Dimensions

    What are the dimensions of this vehicle?


    Doors

    How many doors does this vehicle have?


    Windows

    How many windows does this vehicle have?


    Designer

    Who designed this vehicle?


  • near_me Travel

    Speed

    How fast does this vehicle go? What is its top speed?


    Distance

    How far can this vehicle go?


    Fuel

    What kind of fuel does this vehicle use? How does it refill?


    Safety

    How safe is it to operate this vehicle?


    Features

    What features are available in this vehicle?


  • gavel Manufacturing

    Manufacturer

    Who manufactures this vehicle?


    Costs

    How much does it cost to bulid this vehicle?


    Weight

    How much does this vehicle weigh?


    Country

    What countries manufacture this vehicle?


    Variants

    What alternate styles or makes do this vehicle come in?


  • people_outline Operators

    Jobs

    What jobs are there operating this vehicle?


    Training

    What kind of training is necessary to operate this vehicle?


    Owner

    Who owns this vehicle?


  • photo_library Gallery

    This category lets you upload images to this vehicle's notebook page.


    It's great if you have sketches or artwork for your vehicle, but also works well for collecting visual inspiration, too!

  • edit Notes

    Notes

    Write as little or as much as you want!


    Private Notes

    Write as little or as much as you want!
    Private notes are always visible to only you, even if content is made public and shared.


photo_library Upload images to your vehicle

Vehicles and other worldbuilding pages all come with a dedicated area to upload and showcase your own uploaded images.

All users start out with 50MB of image storage space available for their notebook (usually around 250-500 images), but Premium users receive an extra 10GB (10,000MB) of storage space for plenty of wiggle room when decking your vehicle out with all kinds of images.

The images you upload replace any default images the site uses, which makes your notebook truly feel yours when you see all of your fancy vehicles!

vpn_lock Focus on vehicles from a single universe

Building entire fictional worlds is hard, and it gets even harder when you've got ideas spanning multiple universes or worlds.

Focusing on a single universe at a time is a good example of how Notebook.ai tries to stay out of your way as a worldbuilding tool, while also presenting your ideas front-and-center for you to work on without distractions.

After you've created a couple universes, you can select any one at any time to filter your entire notebook to just vehicles and other pages that exist within that universe, letting you focus on just what's important right then.

group_add Invite others to collaborate

Notebook.ai lets you add an unlimited number of collaborators to your universes. Each one has full access to work alongside you on your vehicles and other pages within that universe.

If you have a Premium subscription active, your collaborators can also share all of your Premium perks while working in your universe, too!

brightness_4 Work in light or dark mode

Protect your eyes at night by choosing between light and dark themes at the click of a button, available across the entire website.

An example of a writing prompt generated for user's fictional race

drive_eta Build your vehicle piece by piece with personalized writing prompts

Once you've started creating a vehicle or two, you'll start noticing our worldbuilding tool asking you personalized questions about those vehicles around the site.

Whenever you write an answer to any of these prompts, they'll automatically be saved to the relevant field on your vehicle notebook page and you won't be asked the same question again.



Our users have created
1,319
vehicles on Notebook.ai!


of which,
34
were created in the past 30 days!

favorite We're here to stay. :)

Notebook.ai has been around since 2016 and we're still growing. We're dedicated to making the best writing tool for authors out there — so we'll be around (and improving) for a very long time.

description Smoothly transition from worldbuilding into plotting and writing

Every account on Notebook.ai comes with unlimited document storage for you to bring your fictional worlds to life.

There are a variety of writing tools for you to use, building on top of the foundation you lay from a world of vehicles and other notebook pages. Each one offers new ways to enrich your world and write better stories within them.

Some ways you can use the writing tools in Notebook.ai with your worlds are listed here:

  • timeline Start working on a timeline and add your vehicles to the individual scenes that are relevant to them.
  • description Create unlimited documents and link your vehicles to them.
  • description Quickly pull up and reference any aspect of your linked vehicles from the Notebook.ai editor without ever leaving your document.
  • layers Group your notebook pages together in new ways by adding them to Collections.
  • ballot Share your vehicles to your followers or the world to get comments and feedback.
  • drive_eta See in a single place all the timelines, documents, and collections your vehicle is linked to.