Cars 3: The Essential Guide is a book published by Dorling Kindersley on May 2, 2017. The book features essential information about Cars 3, including the film's characters, locations, and story.

Official synopsis

"The ideal companion to Disney·Pixar's third installment of the Cars franchise, where you can discover everything you need to know about the exciting new Disney·Pixar movie, Cars 3.

Disney·Pixar Cars 3: The Essential Guide will cover all the memorable and ever-popular characters, including race car Lightning McQueen, plus key locations, themes, and iconic moments from the movie. With lively, informative text, the book captures the excitement of the colorful world of Cars, as well as providing fun facts and character profiles."[1]



  • McQueen's engine seen in the book has some different parts to when it was shown in Time Travel Mater. However, he could have upgraded his engine between Cars 2 and Cars 3.


  1. "Disney Pixar Cars 3: The Essential Guide". Dorling Kindersley. 2 May 2017.
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