|Parking Area 51|
Unidentified Flying Mater
When Mator gets captured by Captain Munier and taken to Parking Area 51, Mater follows the army to the base. He comes into Hangar No. 18 disguised as a scientist named Dr. Abschlepp Wagen, and releases Mator from a magnet. They both escape the base with the army chasing them until Mrs. UFO rescues them and Lightning McQueen.
Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales: The Video Game
In the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales video game, the base makes an appearance in the fourth level for Unidentified Flying Mater. The player has go into Hangar No. 18, save Mator and escape without getting caught by patrolling army trucks and helicopters.
Hangar No. 18
The Hangar No. 18 is a huge hangar located on the base's center where some scientific studies are taken. The hangar is kept inside by lots of sergeants.
- The "Parking Area 51" is really a car-ified name for the actual American Top Secret military base called the Area 51 located in Nevada.
- The Hangar No. 18 is also an actual and famous place of the actual Area 51.
- In Russian translation Hangar No. 18 wrongly named Hangar No. 10 (rus. десятый ангар).