The 7 Best Musical Moments From The Cars Franchise,
The following contains minor spoilers for Cars 3.
The Cars franchise is all about driving, but one thing that Pixar has always known is that nothing mixes better with driving than a great song. As such, the franchise has been a home to some of Pixar’s best musical moments ever. In addition to having the likes of Randy Newman and Michael Giacchino create fantastic scores for the three Cars films, numerous musical artists have also lent their talents to original songs for the soundtrack.
I would argue that there’s no bad music throughout Cars, but there are a few moments worthy of recognition as the best. Here are the best musical moments from all three Cars movies. Which one is your favorite?
The Cars franchise opened on a high note. As soon as Lightning McQueen opens the door of his trailer, we’re greeted with the first major musical moment of the series, and it’s still one of the best. It’s hard to avoid getting caught up in the excitement of the race. It’s the perfect song for driving a little too fast, not that we would recommend such things. For a professional race, however, it’s perfect. The driving guitar and harmonica set the perfect tone for exactly what Cars is as a film, a little bit country, and a little bit rock and roll.
The Cars franchise is all about driving, but one thing that Pixar has always known is that nothing mixes better with driving than a great song. As such, the franchise has been a home to some of Pixar’s best musical moments ever.