Lots of fun will rev up at Downtown Disney in two weeks — Saturday and Sunday, June 2 & 3, 2012 — as classic cars meet the car stars from Disney-Pixar’s animated motion picture “Cars 2.” Lightning McQueen, pal Mater and master British spy Finn McMissile are racing into town for meet and greets during the second annual two-day Car Masters Weekend. Car fans are sure to delight in a family-friendly weekend devoted to all things cars, that includes activities from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. each day at Downtown Disney’s West Side:
More than 100 classic muscle cars are expected to line the Downtown Disney promenade as the local Muscle Car Network of Cental Florida displays their muscle and exotic cars for families and judges to view. Guest will have the chance to vote on their favorite car to win the “People’s Choice” and “Kid’s Choice” awards.
Automotive designer, Chip Foose, will make special appearances as one of the car show’s guest judges. Foose contributed to the design of Ramone in the Disney-Pixar “Cars” film, will also be on-hand for a signing of his Cars-inspired images, including Doc Hudson, Lightning McQueen, Flo, Ramone and Mater. Ridemakerz
Put the pedal to the metal with Ridemakerz model cars.
Vehicles from the new Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World Speedway will be on display.
Cars fans can purchase tickets and cool off at the AMC Downtown Disney 24 Theatres for an all-day movie marathon featuring the 2006 Disney-Pixar “Cars” and 2011 release “Cars 2″ films.
General Motors will display their latest Chevrolet models, including the Corvette Grand Sport, Camaro Convertible and the Volt.
Disney face painters and tattoo artists will be on hand with special cars-themed designs. Also, special “Cars” merchandise will be available throughout