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Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy

Located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Disney World in Orlando, this 10-minute show is just the thing for the kid or kid at heart who is enthralled with the cast from the Cars movies, television shows or specials.


This show is located in Disney’s Hollywood Studios on Sunset Boulevard near the Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster starring Aerosmith and opposite Tower of Terror.

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The show invites guests to become Rookie Racers as Lightning McQueen, the Piston Cup Champion, takes everyone on an adventure of learning the rules of the road at the Lightning McQueen Racing Academy.


With no height requirement, no ride vehicle to get in and out of, no seat belts, high speeds, dark ride and nothing that will induce motion sickness, this show is great for all ages, but younger children who love the Cars Characters will be thoroughly enjoying the attraction.

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