WBIE, Disney to Make Cars 3 Racing Game

CarsDriventoWinWarner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (WBIE) and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media are creating Cars 3: Driven to Win, a competitive racing game that features the characters from the upcoming Disney•Pixar Cars 3 film. Developed by Avalanche Software, newly reopened under WBIE, the game will be available for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, and Wii U on June 13. 

Picking up after the final big race in the film, Cars 3: Driven to Win extends the storyline of Cars 3 and takes players through a high-speed competition that is filled with both familiar and new faces. Players will be able to join Lightning McQueen and Cruz Ramirez as they prepare to take on rival racer Jackson Storm. The game features more than 20 customizable playable characters including popular heroes from the Cars franchise and next generation racers. Players can also select their favorite race environments from a series of iconic settings from the film, such as Radiator Springs and Florida International Speedway, with over 20 unique tracks to choose from across 13 different locations.

With six thrilling modes for gamers to learn and advance their abilities, players can progress their character through training and tests of racing proficiency that unlock new modes, tracks, characters and more. Players can hone a wide variety of skills and abilities including Drifting, Turbo, Two-wheel Driving, Driving Backwards and Side-Bash. Each  mode and ability allows players to explore the deeper gameplay mechanics and earn rewards for their expertise.

Additionally, players will be able to experience Cars 3: Driven to Win with their friends or on their own to perfect the various racing styles and modes available to them. Available for pre-order now, the game will include local split-screen cooperative play, allowing players to compete or team up and play at home together, making it easy for friends and family members to join the race.