At Least the Sub-Par Cars 2 Featured Real Live Minigun Sound Effects

Real guns. Hot cars. Bags of empty shell casings used to recreate what we heard in Cars 2. All old hat stuff for sound guys in the audience, sure, but for the rest of us, take a listen. [The Daily] » 7/11/11 7:00am 7/11/11 7:00am

Seven famous movie cars redone as "Cars 2" characters

"Cars 2" is about to hit theaters, but the folks over at NextMovie were hungry for even more anthropomorphic vehicles — here's seven famous movie cars hilariously redone as Pixar characters. » 6/22/11 4:30pm 6/22/11 4:30pm

Brent Musburger old Mustang in Cars 2

Proving every person ever has a character in Cars 2, there's also a first-gen Mustang with headphones for sportscaster Brent Musburger. He doesn't talk in the video, which is probably for the best. » 5/04/11 2:30pm 5/04/11 2:30pm

Lewis Hamilton gets his own character in "Cars 2"

The latest racer to get his own Pixar tribute in "Cars 2": Lewis Hamilton, whose character gets a McLaren MP4-12C-like body and British Racing Green. There better be some racing against Jeff Gorvette. » 3/28/11 11:45am 3/28/11 11:45am

Owen Wilson's Soul Is Trapped in this Cars 2 Car

Cars 2 is coming, which means an unrelenting onslaught of licensed toys. Chief among them is Disney's Lightning McQueen Alive 1:55 scale car—pat it on the head, and it wobbles, shrugs, and—get ready: talks in Owen Wilson's voice. » 2/14/11 9:45am 2/14/11 9:45am

Meet "Grem" and "Acer," Cars 2's newest car stars

Here's an exclusive first look at Grem and Acer, the two newest digital automotive cast members to Cars 2, Disney's sequel to the hit flick Cars, one of the best car movies of all time. Let's meet the two aptly-named "lemons" below. » 2/03/11 11:55am 2/03/11 11:55am

Cars 2 Trailer: Gremlins With Missile Launchers!

The new trailer for Cars 2 is full of animated car porn, including Gremlins armed with missiles. It'll certainly be better than Die Hard 2. » 11/17/10 4:40pm 11/17/10 4:40pm

Cars 2: First Look

Got little car nerds and looking for ways to further indoctrinate them? Pixar's cooking up Cars 2 and here's the first image showing some inter-series racing going on in the shadow of mount Fuji. [Pixarplanet via GordonAndTheWhale] » 1/27/10 10:20am 1/27/10 10:20am

Cars 2 Hick Truck Gets Voice Today

Being big fans of the first movie, we got excited when told "Larry the Cable Guy" is in voice studios today recording his part in the "Cars 2" movie for Pixar. Is that weird? [Twitter] » 4/15/09 8:30am 4/15/09 8:30am

Cars 2 Gets Summer 2011 Release Date

Disney and Pixar have moved the release date for Cars 2 » 9/25/08 12:40pm 9/25/08 12:40pm to Summer 2011 from 2012. While no reason was given for the change, we’re guessing the filmmakers' trend consultants forecasted cars in general going out of fashion the following year. Brad Lewis (Antz, Ratatouille) will be directing the film, which will take…

Cars 2 Coming In 2012... In 3D

Alright, I know you thought there was a limit to the movies we could go fan-boy on, but Cars was a fantastic movie and the upcoming sequel deserves a mention. Lightning McQueen and his crew of badass cars will be coming back in 2012, and in 3D to boot. So load up the kids, get ready for a nauseating movie that'll… » 4/10/08 1:30pm 4/10/08 1:30pm

Pixar Moving Ahead with 'Cars 2'?

We shamelessly loved last year's Cars, and while it wasn't Pixar's most commercially-successful venture, there was something for practically every gearhead in the flick. According to statements apparently made by Paul Newman at the Indianapolis 500, it sounds as if the Emeryville studio is looking at dropping the new… » 7/12/07 4:15pm 7/12/07 4:15pm