Big Al
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Big Al is a former resident of Radiator Springs. He left the town about fifteen years before Lightning McQueen's arrival. Others viewed him as tough, with Lizzie saying he was the strongest resident in Radiator Springs while he was there.


Big Al was resident of Radiator Springs from which he moved out in 1989 or 1990. He was the strongest resident of town. In 2005 he was mentioned by Lizzie during Lightning McQueen's court hearing.

Physical description

Big Al was Volkswagen Transporter T2. He has purple paint and chrome hubcaps, mirrors and front bumper.

In video games

Cars: The Video Game

Big Al also receives a brief mention in the PSP version of Cars: The Video Game. When Lizzie is selected on the character select screen, she may say, "Who is that? Big Al? Is that you?"


Names in other languages

Idioma Name Meaning
Latin Spanish El Fortachón Al The Fortress Al
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