El Materdor is a 2008 Pixarcomputer animated short film directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Rob Gibbs and Victor Navone. It is the third short in the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales series. The short features characters from the Cars films and takes place after the events of Cars. It was first released on Toon Disney on October 29, 2008, and was included in the home release of the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales compilation.
Mater and Lighting McQueen are driving by a Bulldoze Pin and Mater tells McQueen the story of how he used to bullfight bulldozers in Ancient Spain. He was a shiny and hoodey tow-truck and he kept fighting the bulldozer at every pase and the crowed loved him debbuting his name, "El Materdore." However, at one raily the bulldozer eventully cropped him and he feel into a pit of sand which buried him with every car suspecting he is dead. However, he recvores and looses his hood. as he and the bull aguree, more bulls come and chase him. McQueen axiously asks him how he surivied and Mater tells him, "You were there too", and tells him that because he was red the bulldozers loved his paintjob and chased him and Mater was able to defeat them all ending his story. McQueen tells him it diddn't happen but all the bulldozers from the pin escape and chase him. The video ends with Mia & Tia from the story comming behind him and Mater saying, "Ole."