2006 Annie Award Nominations for 'CARS'
Winner! Best Animated Feature Directing in a Animated Feature Production - John Lasseter
Character Animation in Feature Production - Carlos Baena
Character Animation in Feature Production - Bobby Podesta
Winner! Music in a Animated Feature Production - Randy Newman Animated Effects – Keith Klohn
Animated Effects – Erdem Taylan
Production Design in a Feature Production – William Cone
Writing in a Feature Production – Dan Fogelman
2006 National Board of Review
Winner! Best Animated feature: 'CARS'
2006 Golden Globes Nominations
Winner! Best Animated Feature Film: 'CARS'
2006 Grammy Nominations
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance - “Route 66” - John Mayer - Track from:
Cars — Soundtrack
Winner! Best Song for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media - "Our Town" - James Taylor. Best Compiled Soundtrack - 'CARS'
Producers Guild Awards 2007
Winner! Producer of the Year Award in Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
79th Academy Award Nominations
Best Animated Feature Film: 'CARS'
Best Song -“Our Town” - Randy Newman
John Lasseter talks about awards.
Director of 'CARS' says, "Everybody has such pride. It's a large group of people who worked for four years on this project,
so it was a big part of everybody's life. To have it be a success and have audiences love it is the most important thing.
It makes you want to work harder on the next one."