Reporter: "McQueen, you had it in the bag!"
Nick Cartone: "Yeah! What happened?"
—Nick Cartone and another reporter ask how Lightning McQueen lost the race.

Nick Cartone is a character in Cars 2.[1] He is a blue Honda Civic reporting the World Grand Prix. He is one of the many reporter cars who ask Lightning McQueen how he lost the race in Tokyo.


  • He is named after Pixar employee Nick Bartone.
  • He, along with other cars, has something on his side to hold his microphone.
  • Despite his name stating he is a male, in the movie, he has a female voice.



  1. Mattel Cars 2 Die-Cast Line