Chuck Manifold, known as Barry Pipenloo early in his career, is a news reporter who works for the Racing Sports Network. He is a Capitol Motors Verve LX that is painted dark blue, with a chrome grille and rims.
"Chuck Manifold started off in the news world as Barry Pipenloo. But when he started covering the race scene, he knew he needed a name better suited for the tough nature of the racing world. As soon as he started reporting as Chuck Manifold, his career took off faster than a drag racer at a green light."
Names in other languages
- On a newspaper seen during The Mel Dorado Show in Cars 2, the name of a journalist having the same last name as Chuck Manifold, named "Rusty Manifold", can be seen.