Originally created 06/08/06

Meet the cars of 'Cars'



Sarge

PROFESSION: Owner, Sarge's Surplus Hut

MODEL: 1942 Willys Jeep, in authentic Army green

VOICE: Paul Dooley (Desperate Housewives)

The King

PROFESSION: Race car

MODEL: 1970 Plymouth Superbird, painted Petty blue

VOICE: Stock car king Richard Petty. Who else?

Luigi

PROFESSION: Owner, Luigi's Casa Della Tires

MODEL: 1959 Fiat 500. Very European.

VOICE: Tony Shalhoub (Monk)

Lizzie

PROFESSION: Matriarch of Radiator Springs, a small town off Route 66

MODEL: 1923 Ford Model T

VOICE: Katherine Helmond (Brazil)

Tex

PROFESSION: President, Dinoco Oil

MODEL: 1975 Cadillac Coupe de Ville, with regulation steer horns

VOICE: Lowe's Motor Speedway President Humpy Wheeler

Mater

PROFESSION: Owner, Tow-Mater Towing and Salvage

MODEL: Tough to say, although shares certain similarities with Chevy pickups from the mid-1950s.

VOICE: Larry the Cable Guy (Blue Collar Comedy Tour)

Flo

PROFESSION: Owner, Flo's V-8 Cafe

MODEL: Inspired by General Motors concept cars from the mid-1950s.

VOICE: Jenifer Lewis (Madea's Family Reunion)

Mack

PROFESSION: Crew driver, Rust-Eze Racing Team

MODEL: 1985 Mack Super-Liner, with vintage trucker cap

VOICE: John Ratzenberger (Cheers)

Sheriff

PROFESSION: Cop

MODEL: 1949 Mercury police cruiser

VOICE: Michael Wallis, author of Route 66: The Mother Road