Cars 3 is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the eighteenth Pixar feature film and the third installment in the Cars film franchise, following Cars 2 (2011). It is directed by Brian Fee, a storyboard artist on Cars (2006) and Cars 2, and stars the voices of Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Chris Cooper, Armie Hammer, Larry the Cable Guy, Bonnie Hunt, Nathan Fillion, Kerry Washington and Lea DeLaria. The film is scheduled to be released on June 16, 2017.


Directed by

  • Brian Fee

Produced by

  • Kevin Reher

Screenplay by

  • Kiel Murray
  • Bob Peterson
  • Mike Rich

Story by

  • Brian Fee
  • Ben Queen
  • Eyal Podell
  • Jonathan E. Stewart

Music by

  • Randy Newman


  • Jeremy Lasky
  • Newton Thomas Sigel

Edited by

  • Stephen Schaffer

Production company

  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Pixar Animation Studios

Distributed by

  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Motion Pictures

Release date

  • May 23, 2017 (Kannapolis)
  • June 16, 2017 (United States)

Running time

  • 109 minutes


  • United States


  • English


Owen Wilson

Cristela Alonzo

Armie Hammer

Larry the Cable Guy

Nathan Fillion

Kerry Washington

Lea DeLaria