G | | Animation, Short, Action
A routine tow lands Mater in Tokyo, where he is challenged to a drift-style race against a nefarious gang leader and his posse of ninjas. With the help of his friend, "Dragon" Lightning McQueen, and some special modifications, Mater attempts to drift to victory and become "Tow-ke-O Mater, King of all Drifters".
The Tokyo that Mater is in reappeared in Cars 2 (2011) as the Tokyo for the first World Grand Prix Race.
Listen all cars. Let this be an honorable race. You must race to the top of Tokyo Tower and retrieve the flag. First one there will be king of all drifters.
Mater: So what happens to the loser?
Kabuto: Loser will get stripped of all modifications and become... ...