A new Cars spin-off is coming to Disney+, produced by Pixar, after three features and two animated shows for the company’s streaming service. In a nine-part cartoon series, the anthropomorphic talking automobiles Lightning McQueen and Mater will return to the road.
Pixar first teased the show in December of last year and then confirmed its existence a few months later. An announcement that characters from the Planes film series would appear in the show was made public after it aired in 2009. In the near future, a brand new show will premiere.
So, when is the new program coming out? What’s the story? Who are the main characters? For more information, keep reading.
Cars on the Road: Release Date
To celebrate Disney+ Day on September 8, 2022, Cars On The Road will premiere exclusively on the service. Lightning McQueen and Mater’s escapades will be featured in nine new episodes of the animated series.
New material from Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, Disney, and National Geographic will be premiered as part of the celebration. Fans and subscribers will also be able to participate in unique events at the venue. In order to keep up with the Pixar shows, Disney+ releases fresh content around 3 am ET/ 12 am PT.
Mater’s Tall Tales (2008-2012) and Tales from Radiator Springs (2004-2008) are the last two animated series based on the Cars franchise (2013-14). In addition to Steve Purcell, Bobby Podesta, and Brian Fee, Jake Monaco composed the music for all nine episodes of the spin-off.
Nine new episodes. One epic road trip.
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) August 1, 2022
Who Will Be the Cast Members?
Actors Owen Wilson and Daniel Lawerence Whitney, also known as Larry the Cable Guy, are returning to reprise their roles as Lightning McQueen and Tow Mater from the Car franchise.
Compared to Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy has starred in three Blue Collar comedy-Tour-related films, including Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, Delta Farce, and Witless Protection.
The series is rumored to be expanding its scope to include new locations and new characters. The new series will feature characters from the Cars spin-off flicks Planes (2013) and Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014) in addition to the existing characters from the franchise.
What Will Be the Storyline of Cars on the Road?
Mater and Lightning McQueen are once more embarking on a lengthy journey on the open road. The narrative could be summarised as follows: Lightning learns that Mater has a sister and that she is about to get married. As a result, in order to attend the wedding, they will have to travel to the eastern region of the United States.
Nevertheless, getting to the wedding on time will be a challenge for them since along that voyage they will come across dinosaurs, ghosts, and circus freaks who will all do their best to delay their arrival. Is it possible for Lightning and Mater to attend the wedding?
Cars on the Road: Trailer
The series’ trailer has already been made public. Lightning McQueen and Mater’s latest adventure is shown off in a two-minute-long teaser trailer. Mater’s sister is getting married, and the series follows these cars on a cross-country road trip throughout the United States.
Here’s the series’ official trailer to watch:
A new Cars On The Road movie will release exclusively on Disney+ Day, September 8, 2022. In nine brand-new episodes, the adventures of Lightning McQueen and Mater will be explored in great detail.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where to Stream It?
Cars on the Road will be available on Disney+.
Who Produced It?
Marc Sondheimer is the show’s producer, and executive producer Pete Docter is on board as well.
Is Doc Dead or Alive?
It was necessary for Newman to use some of his old lines as well as some wholly new vocalisations to give Lightning the voice of Doc Hudson in his dreams and flashbacks despite Doc’s death in the main tale.