Disney+ has released the official trailer for Cars on the roadPixar’s upcoming Cars spin-off series, featuring the return of Owen Wilson and Larry the Cable Guy as they reprise their respective roles as best friends Lightning McQueen and Mater. It is scheduled to make its debut on September 8 as part of the Disney+ Day celebration.
“The series is a riot across the country with Lightning McQueen and Mater,” director Steve Purcell said in a statement. “Like any real road trip, every day is a new mini-adventure with unexpected twists and turns.”
That Cars on the road trailer, which you can check out below along with the key art poster, gives us a preview of Lightning McQueen and Mater’s epic road trip, where the racing star accompanies Mater to his sister’s wedding. It teases the various characters they will meet along the way.
The Disney+ series is produced by Marc Sondheimer, with composer Jake Monaco providing the score. The episodes are directed by Steve Purcell (eps 1, 2, 8), Bobby Podesta (eps 5, 6, 9) and Brian Fee (eps 3, 4, 7).
“It follows Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) and his best friend Mater (voice of Larry the Cable Guy) as they head east from Radiator Springs on a cross-country trip to meet up with Mater’s sister,” the series reads. synopsis.
Created by John Lasseter, the animated franchise started with the 2006s Carswhich was followed by two more sequels in 2011 and 2017 as well as two spinoff films: Airplane in 2013 and Aircraft: Fire & rescue in 2014. Due to this continued success, it has Cars film has earned a combined worldwide gross of more than $1.4 billion.
The films also featured the voices of Bonnie Hunt, Paul Newman, Richard Petty, Michael Keaton, Cheech Marin, John Turturro, Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Nathan Fillion and more.