In Cars 2, Nate is one of the many scientists that assisted Miles Axlerod in the creation of Allinol, working alongside other scientists such as Jessica Giampetrol and Lee Racé. Footage of them working on the fuel was seen on the Mel Dorado Show.
Nate is painted white, with a black roof and black grille. He has chrome rims, black mirrors, and he wears goggles on his windshield while working with chemistry.
Nate is a scientist with a good knowledge of chemistry.