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GLENDALE, CALIF. (MAY 31, 2011) -On your mark, get set, go! Disney Consumer Products (DCP) introduces an exciting array of Disney•Pixar Cars 2 merchandise that will recreate the fun of the film.  The robust new Cars 2 product assortment will span toys, apparel, home, stationery, food, publishing and more and is now available at all major retailers, at Disney Store locations and at Disneystore.com.

•       Mattel introduces more than 150 Cars 2 toys that bring to life the thrilling racing action and spy intrigue featured in the film.  Highlights include a collection of more than 70 new collectible die-cast Cars featuring new and favorite characters (SRP $3.99 - $9.99), exhilarating track sets like the Tokyo Spin Out Track Set that features dual launchers for the ultimate race (SRP $29.99) and Secret Agent Finn McMissile loaded with 'top secret' spy weapons, projectile missiles, sound effects and transformations (SPR $29.99).
•       Now fans can build their own Cars 2 scenes with LEGO. The LEGO Group introduces its first full line of Cars toys consisting of 20 versatile and action-packed play sets recreating key scenes from the film - play sets so detailed that some come with as many as 800 pieces! Among the new line is the Cars 2 International Racing Circuit, which enables fans to recreate one of the film's most exciting scenes featuring Lightning McQueen, Mater, Francesco, and Luigi (SRP $89.99).
•       Defy gravity and race through the Cars world with the Spin Master Cars 2 collection of over a dozen toys including RC vehicles featuring Zero Gravity technology, such as the Zero Gravity Finn McMissile vehicle. Fans can bring this British spy home for hours of intriguing play as Finn McMissile zips across the floor and even drives up the wall to continue the adventure (SRP $34.99).


McQueen Alive!

Manufacturer: Mattel
SRP: $59.99
Retailers: Mass retailers
Available: Fall 2011

With a simple touch sensor, everyone's favorite Cars racer comes to life with Lightning McQueen Alive. Featuring never before seen innovation in 1:55 scale, Lightning McQueen Alive packs big personality in a small package utilizing cutting-edge micro technology. Ready to interact with kids and collectors, Lightning McQueen can drive around all by himself, both forwards backwards and complete 360s. He can move his eyes, shrug his shoulders and his lifelike moving mouth captures all the on-screen magic as Lightning McQueen Alive says his signature phrases. When Lightning McQueen needs to refuel after a long day's play, simply place him back on the included gas station charger to refresh his batteries.

Missile-Firing Finn McMissile Vehicle

Manufacturer: Spin Master
SRP: $44.99
Retailers: Mass retailers
Available: May 2011

Finn McMissile is full of tricks with the souped-up spy vehicle. Spot enemy spies and shoot them down with real firing missiles.

Cars 2 International Racing Circuit

Manufacturer: LEGO
SRP: $89.99
Retailers: Mass retailers
Available: May 2011

Enjoy hours of fun building out racing scenes from Cars 2. Build out the starting gate, race Lightning McQueen against his international rivals or maneuver Mater around as he tries to help his best friend win.

 Directed by John Lasseter, Cars 2 debuts in U.S. theaters on June 24th and will be presented in Disney Digital 3DTM and in IMAX® 3D in select theaters.