The 2011 launch of Cars 2 Disney was nothing short of spectacular. The return of Lightning McQueen ( a race car driver voiced by Owen Wilson) and Mater (a tow truck driver voiced by Larry the Cable Guy) see them have plans to be successful in the prestigious World Grand Prix. This simple premise will take a turn for the adventurous when Mater will get sidetracked into an espionage adventure leading to action-packed computer animated antics. The movie was released in Digital 3D and the really breathtaking IMAX 3D format which added to the memorable viewing experience.
The original motion picture CARS was released in 2006 and it tapped into the grand imagery that cars have to young ones. Not surprisingly, adults also have a love for their favourite vehicles and to see them come to life in an animated feature truly had much to offer the whole family and viewers far and wide. The original movie was a global hit. As such, the release of a sequel should come as no surprise.
It should also come as no surprise that a considerable line of toy products was released to capitalize on the release of Pixar Cars 2. The finances for the motion picture was substantial as was its marketing campaign. The toy line certainly helps recoup some of all those expenditures. Then other side, it may be the product sales of the toys which truly do make this sort of movies profitable overall.
To talk about the toys released to tie-in with the motion picture in purely commercial terms may possibly be just a little bit skeptical. The actuality here is youngsters do likes to play with playthings from their favorite films. And yes, there are grownup collectors that would definitely love to add these toys to their exhibit. The number of products provided within the CARS 2 line is pretty vast and, quite honestly, the design that went into these cars is impressive.
Just look at the Finn McMissile car. This is truly exquisite in its style and design as it mixes a sleek look from the past with an almost futuristic stylization that allows it to stand out particularly from other toy products crowding retail outlet shelves.
The appearance of the Raoul Caroule toys has a bit of a funny bent to it and that is a significant component of its appeal. You could pretty much call this model a comedy relief toy and that tends to make it somewhat charming.
Collectors and youngsters alike will certain need to own the Top Quality McQueen Car. This is a very well crafted toy that seriously has an amazing level of detail to it. That is what allows it to stand out from the other (excellent) Cars 2 Toys.
The car that might have the most distinctive appearance of all could be the Francesco Bernoulli race car. This is somewhat 1970's in its appearance as it seems to draw a little bit from the previous drag racers of the era. There are not very many racing car toys that exhibit such a physical appearance in such a artistic way. That is why this race car is quite a standout from the others in the CARS 2 toys line.
There are some really brilliant selections among the CARS 2 line. Both kids and adults alike will find these toys and games a joy to own.