In Cars, she appears three times: interviewing Lightning McQueen on-camera immediately before his original pit crew resigns en masse, is the first to report McQueen missing and later obtains a tip from Doc Hudson revealing Lightning McQueen's location in Radiator Springs.
Kori is a 2005 Luxomobile Animatic, a model that is based on a 1997 Ford Puma. She is painted light blue, with gray rims and a black Press sticker that has the Piston Cup on it.
Personality and traits
Kori is depicted as an upbeat, peppy reporter that is very optimistic. She seems to take her work very seriously.
Official profiles and statistics
- "The smoky-voiced Kori Turbowitz started her career off as a voicemail operator. But her delivery of "You have...THREE new messages" was spoken with such flair and irreverence that the next thing she knew, she was the number one radio host in the Bay Area, and one of the top Piston Cup reporters on television."
- "We're here in Victory Lane, awaiting the race results. McQueen, that was quite a risky move, not taking tires." - Cars
- "Are you sorry you didn't have a crew chief out there?" - Cars
Names in other languages
|French||Kori Turbowitz||Kori Turbowitz|
|Polish||Kori Turbowitz||Kori Turbowitz|
|Ukrainian||Корі Турбович||Kori Turbowytch. Surname ending changed to more common in Ukrainian language.|