Cars 3 Road to the Races Tour | Los Angeles, CA
MOVIE OPENS JUNE 16, 2017
DISNEY•PIXAR’S “CARS 3” ROAD TO THE RACES
ROLLS INTO LOS ANGELES JUNE 14 – 18, 2017
Title Sponsors Include Alamo Rent A Car SM, Coppertone®,
Crest®/Oral-B®, DOLE® and Mattel
Road to the Races, a nationwide tour inviting fans of #95 to gear up for the
upcoming big-screen release of Disney•Pixar’s “Cars 3.” Fans will take part in a
host of activities and get a sneak peek of the movie. Life-size, character look-alikes of five-time Piston-Cup champion Lightning McQueen and tech-savvy Cruz Ramirez will be rolling into town to celebrate “Cars 3” with local fans.
Wednesday, June 14th- 2pm-5pm
Thursday, June 15th- 11:30am-5pm
Friday, June 16th- 11:30am-5pm
Saturday, June 17th- 10am-4pm
Sunday, June 18th- 12pm-4pm
Autry Museum of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Alamo Rent A CarSM is hosting a street art booth and will bring “Cars 3” to life
2 with a giant coloring mural featuring Lightning McQueen and friends, along
with a color pencil pack souvenir. Owned and operated by Enterprise
Holdings, Alamo Rent A Car offers low rental rates and a hassle-free
customer experience at the most popular travel destinations around the
world. Coppertone® is creating a racer pit crew that encourages visitors to take part
in a tire-changing activity and photo-sharing opportunity. A leader in the sun
care industry, Coppertone is made by Bayer HealthCare, LLC. Crest® and Oral-B® celebrate the Road to the Races tour, providing fans with an opportunity to create a digital postcard with Lightning McQueen and get “Cars”-themed oral care products. Crest and Oral-B are the first step to enjoying a lifetime of healthy smiles. Dole®, the leader in fresh, quality produce, invites visitors to fuel up and recharge their batteries, sample high-octane fruit and vegetable
smoothies, collect “Cars 3”-inspired recipes and discover how Dole and
Disney are working together to make healthy living fun and easy for families.
To see more of Dole’s exciting promotions around summer family fun, visit
Mattel presents an interactive play area, which sends Lightning McQueen
and other racers down the gravity drop and launches them into action in new
play sets that feature locations from the movie. Also on display will be a
collection of die cast racers from past and present. Mattel is the leading
global childhood development and play company. Fans will be able to catch a sneak peek of the movie in the Cinetransformer Mobile Movie Theater. Visitors will also be able to take photos with the life-size character cars. In addition, the sports national youth program NASCAR Acceleration Nation will display the science behind NASCAR racing, and elements from the NASCAR Hall of Fame will allow attendees to get up close and personal with the history of NASCAR. Mack Trucks, Inc. will transport the life-size character cars on the coast-to-coast tour.
Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning
McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves.
To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race
technician, Cruz Ramirez (voice of Cristela Alonzo), with her own plan to
win, plus inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few
unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet will test the heart of a
champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage! Directed by Brian Fee
(storyboard artist “Cars,” “Cars 2“), produced by Kevin Reher (“A Bug’s Life,” “La
Luna” short) and co-produced by Andrea Warren (“LAVA” short), “Cars 3” cruises
into theaters on June 16, 2017.
The roster of cities has included Miami, Dallas, Chicago, Boston, New York,
Philadelphia, Denver and Los Angeles, among others—the full list is available at
CARS3tour.com. The life-size character cars also roll onto the red carpet for the
“Cars 3” world premiere on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The “Road to the Races”
nationwide tour wraps up in California with a visit to NASCAR at the Sonoma
Raceway June 24-25, 2017.