Domestic teaser poster
|Directed by||Brian Fee|
|Produced by||Kevin Reher|
Larry the Cable Guy
|Music by||Randy Newman|
|Distributed by||Walt Disney Studios
Cars 3 is an upcoming American 3D computer-animated sports film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the third installment in the Cars franchise and is being directed by Brian Fee, a storyboard animator on Cars (2006) and Cars 2 (2011). The film is scheduled to be released on June 16, 2017.
Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game he will need the help of eager young female race technician Cruz Ramirez, with her own plan to win, plus inspiration from the late Doc Hudson. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet, he will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage against his new rival, Jackson Storm. 
- Owen Wilson as Lightning McQueen
- Larry the Cable Guy as Mater
- Bonnie Hunt as Sally Carrera
- Cheech Marin as Ramone
- TBA as Cruz Ramirez
- TBA as Jackson Storm
At the Disney stockholder meeting on March 18, 2014, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced that Pixar had begun pre-production on Cars 3. In October 2014, Pixar's chief creative officer John Lasseter revealed at the Tokyo International Film Festival that the film will feature a tribute to Hayao Miyazaki's film The Castle of Cagliostro in a form of an old Citroën 2CV. Production began in summer 2014. On October 8, 2015, the film's release date was announced to be June 16, 2017.
On November 21, 2016, a 49-second teaser trailer was released.
Eight days later, on November 29, Disney released two posters of the film, one for the domestic release and one for the international.
Cars 3 is scheduled for theatrical release on June 16, 2017.
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