Cars is a 06\ American computer-animated comedy-adventure sports film manufactured by Pixar Computer animation Studios, and directed and co-written by simply John Lasseter. The 7th film introduced by Walt Disney Photos, it is Pixar's final, independently-produced motion picture ahead of its obtain by Disney. Set in a new populated totally by anthropomorphic cars and also other vehicles, that features sounds by Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable television Guy, Paul Newman (in his last nondocumentary feature), Bonnie Search, Tony Shalhoub, Cheech Marin, Michael Wallis, George Carlin, Paul Dooley, Jenifer Lewis, Guido Quaroni, Michael Keaton, Katherine Helmond, and John Ratzenberger and voice cameos by a lot of celebrities which include Jeremy Piven, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Greg Costas, Darrell Waltrip, Jay Leno, Jordan Schumacher, Ben and Beam Magliozzi by NPR's Car Talk, and Mario Andretti. The film is also the second Pixar filmвЂ”after A Bug's LifeвЂ”to have an entirely non-human cast. The film was accompanied by the short One Man Band for its theatrical and residence media emits. Cars premiered on May dua puluh enam, 2006 for Lowe's Motor unit Speedway in Concord, New york, and was launched on Summer 9, 06\, to positive reviews. It was nominated for two Schools Awards, which includes Best Animated Feature, and won the Golden Earth Award for Best Animated Feature Film. It absolutely was released in DVD November 7, 06\ and on Bluray Disc in late 2007. Related merchandise, which include scale types of several of basically, broke records for retail sales of merchandise based on a DisneyВ·Pixar film, with an estimated $5 billion in sales. The film was dedicated to Later on Ranft, who was killed within a car accident through the film's creation.