McQueen back in Radiator Springs after returning from his racing season.
McQueen happy and overjoyed to see Mater.
McQueen happily greeting Mater.
McQueen and Mater doing a handshake.
McQueen and Mater kicking their back tires.
Lightning and Mater finishing their handshake as McQueen wants to show Mater something.
McQueen showing Mater the Piston Cup he's won which is renamed in honor of the late Doc Hudson.
"I know Doc said these things were just old cups, but to have someone else win it just didn't feel right, you know?"
McQueen sadly missing Doc.
McQueen being comforted by Mater who assures him that Doc would be proud of him.
McQueen and Mater about to spend time together.
"This is Lightning McQueen. I can handle anything."
McQueen and Mater on train tracks with no tires on.
McQueen and Mater doing tractor tipping.
McQueen starting his engine to tip a gigantic tractor.
McQueen and Mater laughing.
McQueen and Mater before being blown away by the tractor.
McQueen and Mater after having spent the day together.
McQueen telling Mater he plans to have dinner with Sally tonight.
McQueen promising to spend more time with Mater after his date with Sally.
McQueen has a dinner with Sally at Wheel Well which is now a restaurant.
McQueen smiling lovingly at Sally.
McQueen and Sally surprised to see Mater posing as their waiter.
"How ridiculous would that be."
McQueen ordering his usual drink which Sally orders.
McQueen and Sally seeing the Wheel Well getting overcrowded.
McQueen and Sally seeing Italian racecar Francesco Bernoulli being interviewed on TV.
McQueen disturbed by Sally fawning over Francesco Bernoulli.
"I thought you liked my fenders."
McQueen and Sally hearing Mater call the TV show to defend McQueen from Francesco.
McQueen and Sally glancing at Guido who gestures to where Mater is.
McQueen and Sally shocked when Francesco begins insulting Mater.
After pulling Mater away from the phone, McQueen calls the show to defend Mater from Francesco.
"Those are some strong words from a car who's so fragile."
McQueen mocking Francesco.
McQueen being offered by Miles Axlerod a place in the World Grand Prix.
When some of his friends offer to be his pit crew, McQueen agrees to participate in the World Grand Prix.
After joining the World Grand Prix, McQueen apologizes to Sally, but she assures him he has nothing to worry.
McQueen being advised by Sally to take Mater with him to the World Grand Prix.
McQueen asking Mater to join him in the World Grand Prix, which he happily accepts.
Lightning McQueen's new World Grand Prix paint job design
Team McQueen off to Tokyo!
On the plane, McQueen and Mater stay up late to watch some Japanese game shows.
McQueen and Mater laughing as they watch TV together.
McQueen, Mater, Guido, Luigi, Fillmore, and Sarge in Tokyo, Japan.
McQueen and Mater laughing when they see an advertisement for Lightning McQueen vacuum cleaners.
McQueen and Mater amazed by the sights they are seeing in Tokyo.
McQueen and Mater in a store selling Lightning McQueen merchandise.
McQueen seeing Mater wearing Japanese makeup.
McQueen and Mater watching a sumo wrestling match together.
McQueen posing in front of the press.
McQueen and Mater arriving at the grand opening party of the World Grand Prix.
McQueen and Mater fascinated with the party.
McQueen seeing Mater get distracted by something.
McQueen hearing some racecars calling to him.
McQueen meeting with Lewis Hamilton and Jeff Gorvette.
McQueen getting worried for Mater when Jeff and Lewis start to make fun of him.
When McQueen goes over to Mater, he tells his friend that they are not in Radiator Springs.
McQueen explaining to Mater how the world is different from Radiator Springs.
McQueen trying to tell Mater to behave differently without hurting his feelings.
McQueen seeing how confident Mater is after he's done explaining things to him.
When Mater spots Francesco Bernoulli, McQueen tries to stop him from meeting Francesco.
McQueen and Mater meeting Francesco Bernoulli.
McQueen rolling his eyes in annoyance.
McQueen talking about Sally to Francesco when Mater mentions her.
McQueen telling Francesco he's dedicated his win tomorrow at the race to Sally when Francesco proposes a toast.
McQueen smiling as Mater offers to go get him a drink.
McQueen telling Mater that the drinks are free.
McQueen as Mater gets excited over hearing the drinks are free before he leaves in a hurry.
McQueen seeing Francesco's bumper sticker.
McQueen awkwardly leaving the stage after Francesco says he only made his bumper sticker for him.
"He's so getting beat tomorrow!"-McQueen after interacting with Francesco.
Lightning introduced to the press by Miles Axlerod.
"Thank you so much for having us, Sir Axlerod. I really look forward to racing. This is a great opportunity."
McQueen and Axlerod startled when they hear Mater screaming.
McQueen embarrassed when Mater drinks from a fountain after tasting wasabi.
McQueen with Mater and Axlerod.
McQueen becoming further embarrassed when Mater supposedly leaks oil.
"Mater, you have to get a hold of yourself! You're making a scene!"
McQueen telling Mater to go fix himself up.
McQueen's embarrassed grin.
Lightning seeing Mater return from the restroom.
McQueen hearing Mater say he's just got a new girlfriend.
McQueen seeing Mater's date drive by.
McQueen at the first race of the World Grand Prix.
McQueen mocked by Francesco for saying he is speed.
"He is so getting beat today!"
McQueen and Francesco neck and neck during the race.
McQueen flying through the air while driving on a dirt track.
"Guys, a little too much chatter. Let's keep this line clear."
McQueen confused when Mater starts speaking strangely through his headset.
McQueen confused when Mater says to go outside.
After moving to the outside of the track, McQueen is shocked when Francesco races past him.
"Stop it, Mater! Just sign off!"
McQueen trying to catch up to Francesco.
After the race, McQueen rolls his eyes in annoyance as Francesco brags about how he won.
Upon seeing Mater arriving at the pits, McQueen sneaks away from the press to go talk to him.
McQueen confronting Mater in the pits.
"Mater, why were you yelling things at me while I was racing?"
McQueen getting confused when Mater describes how he witnessed a brawl in the streets of Tokyo.
McQueen becoming furious when Mater says his girlfriend had contacted him through his headset during the race.
"I LOST THE RACE BECAUSE OF YOU!!"-McQueen yelling at Mater.
McQueen angrily telling Mater that his goofy antics are the reasons why he doesn't bring him to his races.
When Mater attempts to apologize and offers to set things right, McQueen instead yells at Mater, putting a strain on their friendship.
After his argument with Mater, McQueen gets surrounded by the press.
McQueen talking to the press where a very saddened and guilt-ridden Mater listens to.
The next day, McQueen sadly reads a good-bye letter from Mater, leaving him feel guilty for hurting his friend's feelings and making him leave.
McQueen hoping Mater will be safe back home.
McQueen arriving in Italy with his team.
During a celebration held by Luigi and Guido's family, McQueen does not join in on the festivities due to still feeling guilty for his fight with Mater.
McQueen surprised when Luigi's Uncle Topolino reveals he knows about his fight with Mater.
McQueen hearing how Uncle Topolino found out his fight from Mater from Luigi.
McQueen explaining to Uncle Topolino what happened between him and Mater.
When Uncle Topolino asks him why he asked Mater to be different, McQueen realizes that telling Mater to be different only strained their friendship.
McQueen hearing from Uncle Topolino that Luigi and Guido would always get into fights, but they would make amends later on.
McQueen receiving advice from Uncle Topolino.
McQueen learning from the Topolinos that friendship is more important no matter what.
McQueen feeling inspired to find a way to make amends with Mater.
At the second race of the World Grand Prix, McQueen feels depressed.
McQueen being mocked by Francesco before the race starts.
"And there's the insult we were missing."
McQueen and Francesco neck and neck during the second race.
McQueen winning the second race.
"That's what I'm talking about!" Ka-Chow!"
McQueen and Francesco shocked and horrified to see that a major crash occurred on the racetrack.
McQueen talking to the press about the crash.
McQueen announcing he will use Allinol in the last race despite it being banned by Axlerod.
McQueen saying why he'll use Allinol and how guilty he feels in hurting Mater, which a very moved Mater listens to.
After winning the race, McQueen gets surrounded by the adoring press.
McQueen suddenly hearing Mater's voice calling to him.
"That sounded like Mater!"
McQueen catching a glimpse of Mater in the crowd.
McQueen excitedly goes to Mater's location, hoping to reconcile with him.
McQueen suddenly becoming disappointed when he finds it wasn't Mater.
Despite the other tow truck saying he was calling to him, McQueen is still sure he heard Mater.
McQueen being led away by two cars from the press.
McQueen in London after having called the rest of his friends from Radiator Springs, due trying to contact Mater, only to discover he had gone missing.
As McQueen begins doubting on whether he can do the race, he receives a visit from Miles Axlerod.
McQueen talking to Axlerod as the latter "thanks" him for giving Allinol another chance.
Despite "receiving" encouragement from Axlerod, McQueen is deeply concerned about Mater.
However, when Sally reassures him Mater would want him to race, McQueen resolves to do the race only for Mater.
McQueen aimed by the Lemon's EMP, but escapes unharmed.
"Mater! There you are!"-McQueen overjoyed to find Mater at the pits.
However, McQueen is stunned and saddened when Mater quickly drives away from him.
McQueen and his friends facing the Lemons.
McQueen and his friends watching the remaining Lemons retreat, only to get arrested by the British Military.
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Lighting watches as Mater reveals Axlerod as the criminal mastermind.