Cars Cheats & Codes

Unlimied Nitrous

At the main menu hold l and x square circle circle circle triangle square x.

Unlock Boost And DJ

At the Main Menu, press R, L, L, L, L, R, Circle, Square, Up.

Unlock Bonus Speedway Reversed Track

To enter a cheat code goto the main menu and hold L. The code is X, Square, Triangle, X, Triangle, Square while holding L at the main menu.

Past All Levels

Circle(3), R1(2), X(3).

Cars Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches


Defeat Boost during story mode.


Defeat Wingo during story mode.


Defeat Chick during story mode.


Defeat DJ during story mode.


Win the Gran Prix Cup 2.

Snot Rod

Defeat Snot Rod during story mode.

Alternate Paint Colors

Beat the goal time for one of the following tracks in Time Trial mode to unlock an alternate paint color for the indicated car. A different color will be unlocked depending on if you finish in first, second or third place.
Chick: Speedway track
DJ: Radiator Cap Run track
Doc Hudson: Mesa Ravine track
Lightning McQueen: Figure 8 track
Luigi: Diesel Forest track
Mater: Desert Canyon Dash track
Sally Carrera: Radiator Springs track
Sarge: Frank's Field track
Sheriff: Ironhorse Junction track
Snot Rod: Turbine Canyon
Wingo: Interstate track 

Turbine Canyon: Shortcut

The first shortcut is where there is about five or six obstacles. Jump or drive over them.

Unlock Doc Hudson

Win Cup1 in Grand Prix mode at the main menu.

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