McLaren’s 2008 world champion, Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he’s set to make his cinematic debut.
Following in the footsteps of Michael Schumacher, who appeared as a Ferrari F430 in 2006’s original Cars movie, Lewis Hamilton has revealed on his Twitter page this his character will be based on the new McLaren MP4-12C.
With his striking metallic black and yellow paint scheme, Lewis will represent Great Britain at the World Grand Prix. His car also carries the flag of Grenada, home to his family who emigrated to Britain in the 1950s.
The other character to be revealed today is David Hobbscap voiced by David Hobbs as a sublime E-Type Jag!
The film largely follows the story of the topsy-turvy friendship between Lightning McQueen, a star race car, and the tow truck Mater, voiced by United States comedian Larry the Cable Guy.
by Mircea Serafim
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