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[[folder:''Cars'']]
!!Lightning [=McQueen=]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Lightning_McQueen_4_5819.png
->Generic make and model
->Voiced by:\\
Owen Wilson (Films)\\
Keith Ferguson (TV)
----

* TheAce
* [[ArrogantKungFuGuy Arrogant Racer Guy]]: He starts as this.
* AwesomeMcCoolname
* BuffySpeak: "I think you're forgetting the insulting part of that insult."
* CharacterDevelopment
* [[EtTuBrute Et Tu, Mater?]]: He felt this way after [[spoiler:Mater causes him to lose the first race in the World Grand Prix.]]
* FishOutOfWater: After he first enters Radiator Springs.
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Sanguine and choleric.
* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: In-universe, Lightning seems to be very popular in Japan.
* TheHero: Of the first film.
* HonorBeforeReason: At the end.
* {{Jerkass}}: Goes from this to...
** JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* LawOfChromaticSuperiority: His bright red coloring probably helped him on his rise to fame.
* MeaningfulName
* SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: Manly Man to Mater's Sensitive Guy.
* SmugSuper: Initially.
* SupportingProtagonist: In the sequel.
* VitriolicBestFriends: With Mack and Mater.

!![[spoiler: Sir]] Tow Mater
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Mater_4_7146.png
->1955-57 Chevrolet truck
->Voiced by:\\
LarryTheCableGuy
----
* ActorAllusion: Mater is basically a G-rated Larry the Cable Guy, with his voice pitched up a tiny bit. His lines "Get er done", and "I don't care who you are, that's funny right there", are taken straight from his stand-up routines.
* {{Adorkable}}
* BerserkButton: It's a bad idea to threaten Lightning in his presence - [[spoiler: just ask the group of bad guys he took ''by himself.'']]
* BreakTheCutie: [[spoiler: In ''Cars 2'', after discovering that others think that he is just clueless and distracting]].
* BreakoutCharacter: He has spun off into his own series of shorts, and even managed to become the main character of the sequel.
* CloudCuckooLander
* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass: The sequel definitely elevates him to this.
* {{Eagleland}}: Mater is viewed as a mix of Types 1 and 2 by foreign cars.
* [[spoiler: FlyingCar: Mater is able to fly by using his rocket boosters together with his parachute.]]
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Sanguine.
* GeniusDitz: Despite seeming rather simple minded, he has very broad knowledge of car parts and engines and can identify any engine at a glance.
* GoodIsNotDumb: Being a GeniusDitz, [[spoiler: he manages to figure out Axlerod's involvement with the Lemons and his plot to discredit alternative fuel sources.]]
* TheHero: Of the sequel.
* KidAppealCharacter
* KindheartedSimpleton
* [[spoiler: {{Knighting}}: By the Queen of England herself.]]
* LastNameBasis
* MistakenForSpies: By Holley and Finn, partially as a result of his fanciful storytelling.
** Mainly done because their ''true'' contact slipped the information on him, and due to his profession he knew the reconnection phrase.
* NiceGuy
* ThePollyanna
* SensitiveGuyAndManlyMan: Sensitive Guy to Lightning's Manly Man.
* SouthernFriedGenius: See GeniusDitz above.
* SpotlightStealingSquad: In the sequel, where he's crucial to the plot and even gets top billing.
* VitriolicBestFriends: With Lightning.
* UnreliableNarrator: Of his own "Tall Tales" series.
* [[spoiler:WhyAmITicking: The Lemons plant a time bomb in his air filter as a backup plan to kill Lightning.]]


!!Doc Hudson/[[spoiler: Fabulous Hudson Hornet]]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Doc_Hudson_3_5742.png
->1951 Hudson Hornet
->Voiced by:\\
PaulNewman (Film)\\
Creator/CoreyBurton (Video Games)
----
* [[spoiler: TheCharacterDiedWithHim]]
* CoolOldGuy
* DeadpanSnarker: He has some touches of this. For example, after Lightning crashes into the catci:
-->'''Doc:''' Was that floatin' like a Cadillac or stingin' like a Beamer?
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Melancholic and choleric.
* HangingJudge: Judging from his introductory speech.
* ForYourOwnGood: How he justifies selling out Lightning to the Piston Cup officials
* [[spoiler: ICouldaBeenAContender]]: Sort of. [[spoiler: Doc did have a very sucessful career, holding the record for most wins in a single season. But after his wreck in '54, instead of returning to a hero's welcome he was labled finished and replaced with the next rookie in line.]]
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold
* NotSoDifferent: From Lightning.


!!Sally Carrera
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Sally_Carrera_3_5.png
->Porsche 911 Carrera (996)
->Voiced by:\\
Bonnie Hunt
----
* AffectionateNickname: "Stickers" for Lightning, originally to tease him about having stickers instead of headlights. In the second film, she still calls him this, even after he gets actual headlights installed.
* TheChick
* EmbarrassingTattoo
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Phlegmatic.
* HelloAttorney: Lightning is immediately smitten when he sees her.
* NiceGal
* OfficialCouple: With Lightning.


!!Fillmore
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Fillmore_3_9470.png
-> VW Microbus (T1)
->Voiced by:\\
GeorgeCarlin (Cars)\\
Lloyd Sherr (Cars 2)
----
* ActualPacifist: Goes with his hippie nature. More specifically, [[spoiler: he, along with Sally, were the only ones not to participate in the Radiator Springs vs. Lemon Gangs in London.]]
* NewAgeRetroHippie
* TheOtherDarrin: In the sequel.
* TheStoner
* TalkingToHimself: He shares the same actor as Tony Trihull in the sequel.
* VitriolicBestBuds: With Sarge.


!!Sarge
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Sarge_3_1927.png
-> Willys Jeep MB
->Voiced by:\\
Paul Dooley
----
* DrillSergeantNasty
* ProperlyParanoid: [[spoiler: He greatly distrusts Axlerod and switched out Lightning’s Allinol with Fillmore’s organic fuel. This is what actually saves Lightning from being killed later on.]]
* VitriolicBestBuds: With Fillmore.


!!Luigi and Guido
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Luigi__Guido_5595.png
-> Isetta-based forklift and Fiat 500
->Voiced by:\\
Tony Shalhoub (Luigi)\\
Guido Quaroni (Guido)
----
* ChasteToons: Luigi's aunt and uncle (see below)
* TheDanza: Guido.
* {{Keet}}: Guido especially, but both of them count.
* GratuitousItalian: Both of them, but Guido exclusively speaks in Italian.
* MrFixIt: Guido
* ThoseTwoGuys


!!Flo
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Flo_2_5823.png
->Generic design
->Voiced by:\\
Jennifer Lewis
----
* HappilyMarried: To Ramone.
* SassyBlackWoman


!!Ramone
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Ramone_3_8398.png
-> 1959 Chevrolet Impala
->Voiced by:\\
[[Creator/CheechAndChong Cheech Marin]]
----
* HappilyMarried: To Flo.
* HotPaintJob: He’s fond of giving these, as well as usually sporting one himself.
* PimpedOutCar: Aside from his numerous paint jobs, he possesses impressive hydraulics as well.
* [[UnlimitedWardrobe Unlimited Paint Jobs]]: Ramone’s got a different paint job in almost every other scene.


!!Red
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Red_3_1130.png
-> Generic design
->Voiced by:\\
[[Creator/PixarRegulars Joe Ranft]] (Cars)
----
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Melancholic.
* GentleGiant
* TheVoiceless: [[TheQuietOne He almost never speaks onscreen to begin with]], but after the death of his actor he becomes this in the sequel.

!!Sheriff
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Sheriff_3_2175.png
->1949 Mercury
->Voiced by:\\
Michael Wallis
----
* ByTheBookCop
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Choleric.
* GenerationXerox: According to a guidebook on the blu-ray version, his entire family were cops.
* TheSheriff: [[CaptainObvious Obviously]].

!!Lizzie
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Lizzie_2_7853.png
->Ford Model T
->Voiced by:\\
Katherine Helmond
----
* DirtyOldWoman

!!Mack
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Mack_2_3340.png
-> Mack Superliner
->Voiced by:\\
[[Creator/PixarRegulars John Ratzenberger]]
----
* ActorAllusion: During the credits, Mack is watching car-ified versions of previous Pixar films and points out how [[WesternAnimation/ToyStory Hamm]], [[WesternAnimation/ABugsLife P.T. Flea]] and [[WesternAnimation/MonstersInc Yeti]] all share the same voice actor (John Ratzenberger, who also voices Mack himself).
* GentleGiant
* NiceGuy
* NiceHat: The large sail on his roof resembles a trucker cap.
* VitriolicBestFriends: With Lightning.

!!Strip “The King” Weathers
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Strip_Weathers_3_1724.png
-> 1969 Plymouth Superbird
->Voiced by:\\
Richard Petty
----
* DoomedMoralVictor: [[spoiler: Although he doesn’t die, he becomes severely injured by a crash caused by Chick Hicks during the final lap of the tie-breaker race]].
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Sanguine.
* InkSuitActor: The King's model is based on Richard Petty's 1970 Plymouth Superbird.
* RealitySubtext: [[spoiler: The King's near-fatal crash when he is wrecked by Chick Hicks is a frame-by-frame recreation of a particular crash Petty suffered at the 1988 Daytona 500]].


!!Chick Hicks
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Chick_Hicks_3_3216.png
-> 1986 Buick Regal
->Voiced by:\\
MichaelKeaton
----
* AlwaysSecondBest: Was this to The King. And when Lightning breaks onto the scene, he slips back into Always ''Third'' Best.
* [[ArrogantKungFuGuy Arrogant Racer Guy]]
* BigBad: Of the first film.
* ClassicVillain
* EvilCounterpart: To Lightning [=McQueen=]. Chick starts off as a more extreme version of [=McQueen=], but eventually becomes this after Lightning undergoes CharacterDevelopment.
* GreenEyedMonster: Chick is deeply envious The King’s status as Dinoco’s golden boy. Plus he’s green to boot.
* {{Jerkass}}: Through and through.
* PyrrhicVillainy: [[spoiler: He wins the Piston Cup, but only because he caused The King to crash horribly and Lightning went back to help him. Chick doesn’t get his Dinoco sponsor like he dreamed and is booed off the stage at the cup presentation.]]
* SmugSnake
* UnnecessaryRoughness: He causes a massive thirty-car pileup in the opening to try and shake [=McQueen=], and later [[spoiler: causes The King to crash in the tie-breaker match.]]

!!The Delinquent Road Hazards (Boost, Wingo, DJ, and Snot Rod)
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/DRH_2_5905.png
-> Generic designs
->Voiced by:\\
Jonas Rivera (Boost)\\
E.J. Holowicki (DJ)\\
Adrian Ochoa (Wingo)\\
Lou Romano (Snot Rod)
----
* [[EmbarrassingFirstName Embarrassing Full Name]]: DJ's full name is Devon Montegomery Johnston the Third.
* FiveBadBand:
** BigBad: Boost
** TheDragon[=/=]TheEvilGenius: Wingo
** TheBrute: Snot Rod
** TheDarkChick: DJ
* LaserGuidedKarma: During the end credits, they make the mistake of speeding in Radiator Springs, and they are forced to use Bessy as a result.
* [[RiceBurner Rice Burners]]

!!Tractors, Frank, and Vroomaroundus Bugus

* [[AllAnimalsAreDogs All Farm Equipment Are Cattle]]
* CanisLatinicus
* EverythingsBetterWithCows
* FurryConfusion
* StealthPun

!!Mia and Tia
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Mia_And_Tia_2_8915.png
->Mazda Miata
->Voiced by:\\
Lindsey Collins (Mia)\\
Elissa Knight (Tia)
----
* ImYourBiggestFan: To [=McQueen=]. They briefly followed Chick when [=McQueen=] disappeared, but switch back by the end.
* SingleMindedTwins
* ThemeTwinNaming: They're named after their model, the Mazda Miata.
* ValleyGirl: Both of them.

!!Minny and Van
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Minny_and_Van_4163.png
-> Generic designs
->Voiced by:\\
Edie [=McClurg=] (Minny)\\
Richard Kind (Van)
----
* DirectionlessDriver: Van refuses to ask for directions while the two of them are looking for an on-ramp, claiming that he can use the GPS. Unsurprisingly, they end up getting lost in the desert.
* HappilyMarried
* MinnesotaNice


!![=RustEze=] Pit Crew Members, Sponsors, and Associates
----
* AccidentalMisnaming: My name is not Chuck!
* ActorAllusion: The two hosts of the [=RustEze=] sponsor presentation are voiced by the hosts of the radio show ''Radio/CarTalk''. They're ''barely'' acting!
** And are modeled after cars they each owned.
* ImYourBiggestFan: Fred

!!Dinoco Pit Crew Members, Sponsors, and Associates
* AllThereInTheScript

!!Hostile Takeover Bank Pit Crew Members
* AllThereInTheScript
* FiveBadBand

!!Piston Cup Racecars
* AllThereInTheScript
* MeaningfulName
* PinkGirlBlueBoy: Inverted
* TheSmurfettePrinciple

!!"Junior" #8.
* InkSuitActor: He's voiced by Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and based on the #8 Budweiser Chevrolet Monte Carlo he drove for Dale Earnhardt, Inc. from 1999 to 2007, prior to leaving for Hendrick Motorsports in 2008.

!!Piston Cup RVs, Pit Crews, Facility, and Audience
* AllThereInTheScript
* ImYourBiggestFan
* PunnyName

!!Car Media Reporters, Anchors, and Celebrities
* AllThereInTheScript
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed

!!Cars on the Highway
* AllThereInTheScript

!!Stanley Steamer
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Stanley_2_820.png
----
* HappilyMarried: To Lizzie. Before he died, at least.
* OurFounder: For Radiator Springs
* PosthumousCharacter

!!Bessie
* FurryConfusion

!!Alarm Clock
* CompanionCube

!!Cars in Flashback
* AllThereInTheScript

!!Trev Diesel and Aircraft
* CoolPlane
* CoolTrain
* PunnyName
* RailroadTracksofDoom

!!Cars in Epilogue
* AllThereInTheScript
* TheTaxi

!!Pixar Cameos
* AnthropomorphicShift
* TheCameo
* SkintoneSclerae
[[/folder]]

[[folder:''Cars 2'']]
!!Finn [=McMissile=]
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Finn_McMissile_3_5245.png
->Sunbeam Tiger
->Voiced by:\\
MichaelCaine
----
* AmphibiousAutomobile: Finn can transform into both a hydrofoil and a submarine.
* AwesomeMcCoolname
* BadassMustache
* BigNo: When he fails to stop the lemons from injuring the racers in the second movie.
* FakingTheDead: He releases a set of decoy tires after escaping the Oil Rig to make his enemies think he’s been torpedoed.
* IAmVeryBritish
* MasterOfDisguise: He has a voice activated holographic disguise.
* WeaponizedCar: Finn hides missiles, rockets, [[GatlingGood Gatling guns]] and even [[MissionImpossibleCableDrop cables]] in his body.


!!Holley Shiftwell
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Holley_Shiftwell_3_9547.png
->Jaguar XJR-15
->Voiced by:\\
Emily Mortimer
----
* AffirmativeActionGirl
* FlyingCar: They’re standard issue for agents nowadays.
* MyNaymeIs / PunnyName: [[https://www.holley.com/ Shares her name with an auto brand, not just a play on the name "Holly"]]
* ShockAndAwe: One of her weapons is an electric taser.
* WeaponizedCar

!!Siddeley
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Siddeley_2_2045.png
->Gulfstream G5
->Voiced by:\\
JasonIsaacs
----
* CoolPlane
* ShoutOut: Sid sports the recurring Creator/{{Pixar}} InJoke "A113" as his registration number on his tailfin.

!!Leland Turbo
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Leland_Turbo_4_8563.png
->MG MGA
->Voiced by:\\
JasonIsaacs
----
* AwesomeMcCoolname
* FamilyUnfriendlyDeath: [[spoiler:He was put through a freaking ''trash compactor''!]]
* TalkingToHimself: He shares his voice actor with Siddeley.
* SmallRoleBigImpact: His distress call at the start of the film kicks off much of the plot.


!!Rod "Torque" Redline
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Rod_Torque_Redline_3_9657.png
->Dodge Challenger R/T
->Voiced by:\\
Creator/BruceCampbell
----
* ColdBloodedTorture: Torque is brutally tortured to death by Zündapp as part of a demonstration of the effects of an electromagnetic pulse on Allinol.
* DeadStarWalking
* DefiantToTheEnd
* FamilyUnfriendlyDeath
* KilledOffForReal
* ImDyingPleaseTakeMyMacGuffin: He gives Mater the data before being tortured to death.
* MasterOfDisguise: Unlike Finn's holographic disguise, his disguise is a retractable metal shell.
* SacrificialLamb
* WeaponisedCar


!!Francesco Bernoulli
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Francesco_Bernoulli_3_5557.png
->Voiced by:\\
John Turturro
----
* AchillesHeel: [[ThatOneLevel Dirt tracks]].
* [[ArrogantKungFuGuy Arrogant Racer Guy]]: Even ''more-so'' than Chick Hicks. However, unlike Chick, Francesco plays fairly and doesn't resort to dirty tricks to win.
* BerserkButton: Francesco hates being called "fragile".
* [[EveryoneLooksSexierIfFrench Everyone Looks Sexier If Italian]]
* EvenBadMenLoveTheirMamas: Francesco honestly admits that when he’s away from home, he misses his mama.
* FourTemperamentEnsemble: Choleric and sanguine.
%% * FragileSpeedster: Just don't say it to his face.
* FriendlyRival: Sort of. Despite constantly taunting Lightning, Francesco actually never cheats or fights dirty. He even briefly empathizes with Lightning before the race in Italy, [[JerkWithAHeartOfJerk before he starts taunting him again]].
* GratuitousItalian
* MrFanservice: InUniverse. All the girls are crazy over his open-wheeled tyres.
* NamedAfterSomebodyFamous
* ThirdPersonPerson: Francesco is familiar with this reaction to Francesco.


!!Professor Zündapp
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Professor_Zundapp_3_7604.png
->1959 Zündapp Janus
->Voiced by:\\
Thomas Kretschmann
----
* [[spoiler: DragonInChief: Zündapp is the main ''physical'' threat, but everything he does is under the orders of his boss, Miles Axlerod.]]
* EvilGenius
* FauxAffablyEvil: He is a ruthless boss who behaves in a very polite and calm manner, despite that he tortures and kills cars in his job.
* HerrDoktor
* HighClassGlass: Bizarrely enough for a car.
* KnightOfCerebus
* OneLetterName: Other characters usually refer to him as Professor Z.
* SoftSpokenSadist
* TortureTechnician
* VileVillainSaccharineShow

!!Sir Miles Axlerod
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Miles_Axlerod_3_772.png
->Range Rover L322
->Voiced by:\\
EddieIzzard
----
* [[spoiler: BigBad]]
* [[spoiler: TheChessmaster]]
* [[spoiler: EvilBrit]]
* [[spoiler: EvilGenius]]
* [[spoiler: JerkAss]]
* [[spoiler: KnightOfCerebus]]
* [[spoiler: TheManBehindTheMan: Axlerod is the mysterious leader of the Lemons and had engineered the sabotage of his own Grand Prix in order to discredit Allinol and alternative fuel in general.]]
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: His globe-trekking exploits bring Richard Branson to mind.
* [[spoiler: NonActionBigBad]]
* [[spoiler: VileVillainSaccharineShow]]
* WalkingSpoiler: You don't want to know what else he does in the movie.
* WhatCouldHaveBeen: He was originally going to be portrayed as an old Russian racecar that performed very poorly.

!!Grem and Acer
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Grem__Acer_804.png
-> AMC Gremlin and AMC Pacer
->Voiced by:\\
Joe Mantegna (Grem)\\
Peter Jacobson (Acer)
----
* BarBrawl: How the two actually both meet their end.
* CoDragons: To Zündapp.
* MeaningfulName: '''Grem'''lin and (P)'''Acer'''.
* ThoseTwoBadGuys

!!The Lemon Family Heads
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Lemon_Dons_2_6618.png
->Voiced by:\\
Stanley Townshend (Victor Hugo/Vladimir Trunkov)\\
Brad Lewis (Tubbs Pacer)\\
John Mainieri (J. Curby Gremlin)
----
* TheAllegedCar: All are modeled after some of the most notorious Alleged Cars of all time; besides Gremlin, Pacer and Yugo the Trunkovs are based on ZAZ Zaporozhets, the smallest and cheapest Soviet car.
* CreatorCameo: Tubbs is voiced by Brad Lewis, one of the film's co-directors.
* UsefulNotes/{{Detroit}}: J. Curby and his family come from here.
* TheDon: The four heads of the lemon families: J. Curby Gremlin, Vladimir Trunkov , Victor Hugo and Tubbs Pacer
* HuskyRusskie: Vladimir.
* TheMafia: The Hugo family especially, but all four count.
* NamesTheSame: Victor Hugo shares his name with a [[Creator/VictorHugo famous French writer]].
* TalkingToHimself: Vladimir, Victor ''and'' Ivan all share the same voice actor.

!!Alexander Hugo
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Alexander_Hugo_2_8880.png
-> Yugo [[MarketBasedTitle Koral/GV/45]]
-> Voiced by:\\
Velibor Topic
----
* BlandNameProduct: Besides the similar name, the Hugos have quad headlights but are based on a model that only ever had single headlights.
* EliteMook
* IHaveManyNames: He’s been known to go by the aliases of "Chop Shop Alex", "Alexander the "Not So" Great" and "Alexander Hu "Don’t" Go".
* TheMafia

!!Ivan
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Ivan_3_181.png
->1955-57 Chevrolet truck
->Voiced by:\\
Stanley Townshend
----
* CostumeCopycat: Mater disguises himself as Ivan to infiltrate the Lemons' meeting in Porto Corsa.
* EvilCounterpart: Can be seen as this to Mater.
* HuskyRusskie
* {{Lzherusskie}} : Ivan is meant to be Russian, but plot necessity forced him to have the same Chevrolet-based cab design as Mater.

!!Tony Trihull
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Tony_Trihull_2_9966.png
->''USS Independence'' Littoral Combat Ship
->Voiced by:\\
Lloyd Sherr
----
* AnimalMotifs: He's apparently part shark as well.
* TheBrute
* CoolBoat
* OhCrap: Tony utters a small "uh-oh" just before [[spoiler: being blown up.]]
* TalkingToHimself: He shares the same actor as [[TheOtherDarrin Fillmore.]]

!!Lemon Mooks
* AllThereInTheScript
* TheAllegedCar
* DisneyVillainDeath
* ElevatorFailure
* {{Mooks}}

!!Other Lemon Vehicles
* BlackHelicopter
* VaninBlack

!!Jeff Gorvette
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Jeff_Gorvette_3_8784.png
-> Chevrolet Corvette
->Voiced by:\\
Jeff Gordon
----
* CulturalTranslation: Jeff Gorvette only appears in the original North American version of ''Cars 2''. For international versions, he is replaced in two scenes by a totally different character, voiced by a racer who is better known in that country.
* InkSuitActor
* PunnyName: He's a Corvette voiced by Jeff Gordon, so Jeff Gorvette makes perfect sense.
* ThoseTwoGuys: With Lewis Hamilton.

!!Lewis Hamilton
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Lewis_Hamilton_3_8024.png
->McLaren [=MP4=]-12C GT3
->Voiced by:\\
Lewis Hamilton
----
* InkSuitActor
* ThoseTwoGuys: With Jeff Gorvette.

!! Raoul ÇaRoule
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Raoule_CaRoule_3_2888.png
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
----
* IAmNotLeftHanded: Shares Lighting [=McQueen's=] GameBreaker offroad racing skill.

!!Nigel Gearsley
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Nigel_Gearsley_3_3248.png
-> Aston Martin
->Voiced by:\\
Greg Ellis
----
* IAmVeryBritish
* NamedAfterSomeoneFamous: After Sir Nigel Gresley, the chief mechanical engineer of the LNER.

!!Max Schnell
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Max_Schnell_3_6044.png
->Mercedes C-Class DTM racer
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
----
* DubNameChange: The German dub renames him "Sebastian Schnell", [[[TheDanza after his German actor]], multiple FormulaOne champion Sebastian Vettel.
* GermanicEfficiency

!!Miguel Camino
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Miguel_Camino_3_376.png
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
----
* DashingHispanic

!!Carla Veloso
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Carla_Veloso_3_8208.png
->Peugeot 908
->Voiced by:\\
Jossara Jinaro
----
* TheSmurfettePrinciple: Carla is the only female competitor in the World Grand Prix.
* SpicyLatina

!!Shu Todoroki
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Shu_Todoroki_3_3519.png
->Dome S102
->Voiced by:\\
Erik Passoja
----
* FakeNationality: Shu's voice actor is American.
* InstantAwesomeJustAddDragons: His design sports the legendary Ka-Ryu dragon.

!!Rip Clutchgoneski
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Rip_Clutchgoneski_2_4675.png
->Voiced by:\\
None
----
* AdvertisedExtra: Barely even that. Clutchgoneski was the last [=WGP=] racer to have his diecast revealed, and he didn’t even appear in the video game.
* {{Ruritania}}: His homeland is the “Republic of New Rearendia”.
* TheVoiceless

!!World Grand Prix Pit Crew and Audience
* AllThereInTheScript

!!Cars in Radiator Springs
* AllThereInTheScript
* BigShadowLittleCreature
* DarkisNotEvil
* ShowWithinaShow

!!Cars in Tokyo
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* {{Acrofatic}}: Kingpin Nobunaga, Pinion Tanaka, and Kimura Kaizo the sumo vans.
* TheCameo: Many of the characters from ''Tokyo Mater'' return.
* {{Geisha}}: Okuni and Shigeko from the Kabuki theatre. The two of them plus another, named Tamiko, appear at the party as well.
* IdolSinger: News reporter Chuki moonlights as the lead vocalist of the popular band "Grid Lock".
* NiceHat: The Zen Master wears a coolie hat on his roof.
* OldMaster: The Zen Master.

!!Crabby
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Crabby_2_9192.png
->Voiced by:\\
[[Series/DeadliestCatch Sig Hansen]]
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* CoolBoat
* InkSuitActor

!!Cars in Paris
* FurryConfusion
* NonstandardCharacterDesign
* PinkGirlBlueBoy

!!Tomber
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Tomber_3_2307.png
->Reliant Regal
->Voiced by:\\
Michel Michelis
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* FriendInTheBlackMarket
* MeaningfulName: His name in French means "to tumble".

!!Stephenson
* CoolTrain

!!Cars in Porto Corsa
* AllThereInTheScript
* NiceHat
* UsefulNotes/ThePope

!!Mama and Uncle Topolino
->Voiced by:\\
Vanessa Redgrave (Mama Topolino)\\
Franco Nero (Uncle Topolino)
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* ChasteToons: To Luigi.
* CoolOldGuy: Uncle Topolino.
* HappilyMarried
* RealLifeRelative: Their actors are married in real life.
* TalkingToHimself: Mama Topolino shares her actress with the Queen.

!!Cars in London
* BarBrawl
* BritishRoyalGuards
* BritswithBattleships
* CoolHelmet
* TheTaxi

!!The Queen and Prince Wheeliam
* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed

!!Frosty
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Frosty_4_5648.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Mark Winterbottom
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* InkSuitActor
* LandDownUnder

!!Fernando Alonso
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Fernando_Alonso_7536.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Fernando Alonso
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* InkSuitActor

!!Vitaly Petrov
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Vitaly_Petrov_2_8205.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Vitaly Petrov
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* InkSuitActor

!!Flash
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Flash_2_8126.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Janne Nilsson
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* InkSuitActor

!!Memo Rojas Jr
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Memo_Rojas_Jr_2_6221.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Memo Rojas Jr
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* InkSuitActor

!!Long Ge
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Long_Ge_8146.png
--> Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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[[/folder]]

[[folder:''Mater's Tall Tales'']]
!!Characters in ''Rescue Squad Mater''
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* FiveManBand: The Rescue Squad.
** TheHero: Fire Truck Mater.
** TheLancer / TheBigGuy: Rescue Squad Trooper.
** TheMedic: Rescue Squad Ambulance. Dr. Mater as well.
** TheSmartGuy: Rescue Squad Chopper #1.
** TheChick: Rescue Squad Chopper #2.
* HospitalHottie: Mia, Tia, and Kori Turbowitz, but [[HelloNurse Mater’s GTO]] stands out the most.

!!Characters in ''Mater the Greater''
* AllThereInTheScript
* CoolPlane
* ImYourBiggestFan

!!Characters in ''El Materdor''
* ALoadofBull
* NiceHat
* VisualPun

!!Characters in ''Tokyo Mater''
* AllThereInTheScript
* FiveBadBand
* DonutMessWithACop
* {{Ninja}}
* OldMaster

!!Kabuto
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Kabuto_3_5641.png
->Voiced by:\\
Mach Tony Kobayashi
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* [[ArrogantKungFuGuy Arrogant Drift Racer Guy]]
* TheCameo: He appears briefly at the pre-race party in ''Cars 2''.
* DefeatByModesty
** SeriesContinuityError: His appearance in ''Cars 2''.
* MeaningfulName: A kabuto is a type of helmet, in which the spoilers on his body resemble.

!!Characters in ''UFM: Unidentified Flying Mater''
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* CoolPlane: Captain Munier the attack helicopter.
* HerrDoktor: The scientist pitties at [[{{Area 51}} Parking Area 51]]. Mater himself disguises himself as “Dr. Abschlepp Wagen”.
* FlyingSaucer: Mator.
* TankGoodness: Although he is not a tank, Corporal Kim, who runs Parking Area 51, is a large, menacing military van.
!!Characters in ''Heavy Metal Mater''
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* AGoodNameForARockBand: Mater’s band was originally called “Mater and the Gas Caps”, but later chose the name “Heavy Metal Mater” when a pitty carrying a 1-ton weight came in after the recording session and asked “Where do you want this heavy metal, Mater?”
* AudienceParticipationSong: “Dad-Gum”
-->'''Mater''': Let me hear you! ''Dad-Gum!''\\
'''Audience''': ''Dad-Gum!''\\
'''Mater''': ''Dad-Gum!''\\
'''Audience''': ''Dad-Gum!''\\
'''Mater''': ''[[MetalScream DAD-GUUUUUUU-!]]''
* HellBentForLeather: The entire band becomes this as “Heavy Metal Mater”.
* ImYourBiggestFan: Rodney the rocker
* NoNameGiven: The drummer pitty in the band never had a toy released of him, so his name is unknown.
* RockersSmashGuitars: Mater kicks the microphone with his back tyre after the recording session.
* ShoutOut: Rocky’s heavy metal outfit resembles [[Music/GunsNRoses Slash]].
* TitleOnlyChorus: Heavy Metal Mater’s first and most popular song is “Dad-Gum”, of which the lyrics consist of only the title phrase.

!!Characters in ''Monster Truck Mater''
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* AndIMustScream: Paddy O'Concrete's fate.
* BadHumorTruck: I-Screamer.
* DeadlyDoctor: Dr. Feel Bad.
* DestinationDefenestration: The above's fate.
* DreadlockRasta: The Rastacarian, who has black wiring with hooks as dreads.
* DrillSergeantNasty: Captain Collision.
* FrankensteinsMonster: Dr. Frankenwagon’s monster, which appears to be made out of construction vehicles.
* ImYourBiggestFan: There is a blue SUV who is constantly rooting for Mater in every wrestling match. He is first seen rooting for Ice Screamer, but eventually decides to root for Mater instead because of how successful he is.
* MadScientist: Dr. Frankenwagon.
* {{Oireland}}: Paddy O’Concrete

!!Characters in ''Moon Mater''
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* CoolBoat: The aircraft carrier near the end of the short.
* CoolStarship: Roger the Space Shuttle.
* PunnyName: Impala XIII the autonaut.
* YouAllLookFamiliar: The ground control pitties use the same models as the scientists from ''Unidentified Flying Mater''.

!!Characters in ''Mater, Private Eye''
* BigBad

!!Characters in ''Air Mater''
* CoolPlane
[[/folder]]

[[folder:''Planes'']]
!!Dusty Crophopper
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Dusty_Crophopper_2_7742.png
->Voiced by:\\
Dane Cook

Based off an [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_Tractor_AT-802 Air Tractor AT802]].
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* [[AcrophobicBird Acrophobic Plane]]
* {{Adorkable}}
* DespairEventHorizon: [[spoiler: After his crash into the ocean damages him too much to stay in the race.]]
** [[spoiler: He suffers another one in the sequel when the replacement gearbox he was told was being shipped never arrived and was lost somewhere.]]
* FarmBoy
* LukeNounverber: ''Dust''y ''Crop''hopper. He's a ''crop dust''er.
* TheHero: Of ''WesternAnimation/{{Planes}}''.
* NiceGuy: He goes out of his way to help a blinded Bulldog to land safely. This trait endears him to the other racers, [[spoiler: who later donate parts to him after his near-fatal dive into the ocean.]]
* Super Mode: His Turbo redesign after [[spoiler: he gets rebuilt using the donated parts counts as one because most of the parts are superior to the ones he was working with before he crashed. He even gains the ability to retract his landing gear so that he can fly fast enough to catch Ripslinger, Ned, and Zed during the final leg of the race.]]
* UnfortunateNames: of the Phrase Name variety. Probably part of the reason that he entered the qualifying race under a cooler name, Strut Jetstream.

!!Skipper
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Skipper_3_5625.png
->Voiced by:\\
Stacy Keach

Vought [=F4U=] Corsair. The Skull and crossed wrenches insignia on his engine cowling is very similar to the skull and crossbones insignia of the US Navy Fighter Squadron VF-17 "The Jolly Rogers". Skipper also has "VF-17" stencilled on his rear fuselage.
----
* BigDamnHeroes: [[spoiler: Arrives just in time to pull Ripslinger off Dusty before he and his minions can bump Dusty out of the race]].
* DeadpanSnarker
* EarlyBirdCameo: First appears in the Cars Short ''"Air Mater."''
* TheObiWan
* ShellShockedVeteran: [[spoiler: Lost his entire squadron during the battle of Glendal Canal.]]
!!Sparky
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Sparky_2_9856.png
->Voiced by:\\
DannyMann
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* EarlyBirdCameo: First appears in the Cars Short ''"Air Mater."''
* [[GreaseMonkey Grease Pittie]]

!!Judge Davis
http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/Judge_Davis_2_6687.png
->Voiced by:\\
Jonathan Adams

He looks to be either an early North American P-51 Mustang, a Curtiss P-40, or a combination of the two. His design is based on "Ina: the Macon Belle", a P-51C Mustang flown by Lt Col Lee "Buddy" Archer of the 332nd Fighter Group (Tuskegee Airmen).
----
* EarlyBirdCameo: First appears in the Cars Short ''"Air Mater."''

!!Chug
->Voiced by:\\
BradGarrett
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* BerserkButton: ''Don't'' call him leaky.
* BoisterousBruiser: Although he isn't seen doing actually bruising, as a fuel truck, he's big, and he's definitely one of the most cheerful and friendly characters in the movie, [[BerserkButton though don't call him leaky.]]
* GeniusBruiser: He is also the one who [[spoiler: notices Ripslinger's habit of banking towards the cameras at the end of races he won, and notifies Dusty of said habit, which ends up being a major factor in helping Dusty win the race.]]
** Given how much a ForgetfulJones he is, this may be closer to GeniusDitz.
* ForgetfulJones: This guy forgets who "Strut Jetstream" is until Dusty shows up, and Dottie has to practically walk his memory by the hand for him to remember that the group is going to Mexico.

!!Dottie
->Voiced by:\\
Teri Hatcher

A mechanic at Propwash Junction.
----
* AngerBornOfWorry: When she discovers Dusty has been practice-racing again, she gets mad, telling him how he could damage himself if he pushes it too far.
* WrenchWench

!!El Chupacabra
->Voiced by:\\
Creator/CarlosAlazraqui

He's based off a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gee_Bee_Model_R Gee Bee Model R Sportster]], one of the fastest (and most dangerous) prop-plane racers ever built. Appropriately, he's an aerial version of the MaskedLuchador.
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* BadassCape
* CoolMask
* LargeHam
* LatinLover

!!Ripslinger
->Voiced by:\\
Creator/RogerCraigSmith

Custom-built carbon-fiber racing plane, though he shares some similarity with a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zivko_Edge_540 Zivko Edge]], a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corvus_Racer_540 Corvus Racer]], and a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharp_Nemesis_NXT Nemesis NXT]]. As part of his customization, he has retractable gear and dual counter-rotating props.

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* AttentionWhore
* BrokenPedestal: Dusty admired him at first. Ishani also said that he was "once a great champion."
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: [[spoiler: Dusty takes advantage of his habit of leaning toward the cameras as he flies toward the finish line, flying past him and winning the race.]]
* HumiliationConga: [[spoiler: Not only does he lose the race, but, still reeling from the shock, he crashes into some portajohns. Covered in used oil, he is carted past the crowd and the cameras, and has to endure Roper's ToiletHumor taunts about his stench.]]

!!Ishani
->Voiced by:\\
Creator/PriyankaChopra

Ishani is based on the Beechcraft 2000 Starship. She is a beautiful racing plane from India who has become the Pan-Asian champion.
* FlightOfRomance: With Dusty. [[spoiler: Except it was part of a deal she made with Ripslinger to trick Dusty into falling behind.]]
* [[spoiler: HeelFaceTurn]] [[spoiler: She quickly regrets tricking Dusty. She makes up for it by donating the rotor Ripslinger gave her to him so he can get back in the race.]]

!!Bulldog
->Voiced by:\\
Creator/JohnCleese

Bulldog is based off the de Havilland DH 88 Comet. He is the oldest racer on the circuit and hails from Great Britain.
* IAmVeryBritish
* QuintessentialBritishGentleman
* SpotOfTea: In one scene, one of his pitties is seen to be making a cup of tea.

!!Roper
->Voiced by:\\
{{Sinbad}}

A fork lift who acts as referee and commentator for the Wings Around The Globe rally.
* DeadpanSnarker
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[[/folder]]

[[folder: ''Planes: Fire & Rescue'']]
!!!Blade Ranger
->Voiced by:\\
{{Ed Harris}}

A fire & rescue helicopter who is the chief of the Piston Peak Air Attack Squadron. His design is based on that of an Agusta Westland AW139.
* AFatherToHisMen: He has never left anyone behind, not since his best friend Nick died in a fateful accident that made him quit his life as a TV actor.
* BigGood: Is the Chief of the Air Attack Team
* DeadpanSnarker: Dusty seems to bring this out in him as the crop duster-turned-racer botches things up during his training.
* DynamicEntry: When he first appears, he flies out of the smoke. He also does this when [[spoiler: [[Main/BigDamnHeroes he comes to help Dusty rescue a couple of old campers stuck on a bridge.]]]]
* HurtingHero: The helicopter is haunted by a DarkAndTroubledPast involving his days as an actor playing a helicopter cop on the TV show ''CHoPs''.


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[[/folder]]

[[folder:''Other'']]
!!Characters in ''Cars: The Video Game''

!!!Fletcher
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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A polite green car with silver rims and a British accent.

!!!Gerald
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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Fletcher's colleague, who appears to be very shy because he rarely speaks and often hides behind Fletcher.

!!!El Guapo
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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A cocky Spanish car who thinks gold is the best, albeit having gold rims.

!!!Papo
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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A blue-purplish car from Spain who never speaks but appears to be cocky like his friend El Guapo.

!!Characters in ''Cars: Maternational''

!!!Philip
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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A red and white car coming from the UK who drove on the wrong side of the road. When Lightning wanted to teach him how to drive on the right side of the road, it turned into a competitive race.

!!Characters in ''Cars: Race-O-Rama''

!!Characters in ''Cars Storytellers''

!!State Farm Commercial
!!!Shelly Safestreet
->Voiced by:\\
Unknown
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A red and white car with several State Farm Insurance logos. Works as an insurance agent.
!!Other commercials

!!The Screaming Banshee
[[/folder]]