- A fast and tenacious young racer who knows how to win.
Role in the Film
Bubba Wheelhouse is a next-generation Piston Cup racer sponsored by Transberry Juice. He replaces Markus Krankzler, the previous Transberry Juice racer, sometime during the 2016 season. Before the Florida 500, he is interviewed on Lightning McQueen's wearabouts, to which he says it might be best if he does not show up after his crash the previous season. After Cruz wins the Florida 500, he does the blinker joke on her.