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Cars: Race-O-Rama is a racing game set in the Disney/Pixar Cars universe. It is the third entry in a series of THQ licensed games that include Cars and Cars: Mater-National Championship . The game includes a single-player story mode and an arcade mode. In story mode, you progress through a series of races and mini-games with a series of cutscenes. In arcade mode, you can replay story mode events and compete in 2-player split-screen races.

The plot of Cars: Race-O-Rama centers around Lightning McQueen as he trains students of the Doc Hudson Racing Academy to compete in the Race-O-Rama Circuit. Soon, Lightning discovers that his arch-enemy, Chick Hicks, is training a rival group of racers who don't race by the rules. Lightning must compete against these rival racers in an effort to win the Race-O-Rama trophy.

Story mode uses an open-world format, where you can explore the world and play different events by driving to marked waypoints. There are 7 different main explorable areas including Radiator Springs Stadium, Ornament Valley, Tailfin Pass, Radiator Springs, Santa Carburera, Autovia, and Motoropolis. There are also 3 mini-games based on the Disney/Pixar animated short series "Cars Toons" that center around the character Mater. These include "Mater the Greater", "El Materdor", and "Tokyo Mater".

While racing, there is a boost meter that slowly fills over time. Using the boost will give you a quick speed increase. There is also a new drifting mechanic that allows you to take tighter turns and fill the boost meter more rapidly. You can also jump in most races to avoid obstacles and other racers.


Disney•Pixar Cars: Race-O-Rama PlayStation 2 Title screen.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Disney•Pixar Carros: Race-O-Rama" -- Portuguese title

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Cheat Code Central PlayStation 3 Oct, 2009 3.7 out of 5 74
Cheat Code Central Xbox 360 Oct, 2009 3.7 out of 5 74
GamingXP PlayStation 3 Dec 29, 2009 73 out of 100 73
HonestGamers (Staff reviews only) Xbox 360 Dec 02, 2009 7 out of 10 70
DS-x2 Wii Dec, 2009 6.1 out of 10 61
Worth Playing Wii Dec 12, 2009 5.5 out of 10 55
IGN PlayStation 3 Oct 21, 2009 5 out of 10 50 Wii Jan 08, 2010 10 out of 20 50 PlayStation 2 Nov 19, 2009 47 out of 100 47
PSX Extreme PlayStation 3 Jan 04, 2010 4.5 out of 10 45


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