Thompson, Utah: Lightning McQueen and Scooby Doo Van (Gone)

Vehicles made famous in cartoons were approximated in front of a gas station, gift shop and restaurant along the interstate. In 2022 Scooby Do connection had been replaced by a half-assed alien jerky theme.

Just north of Moab, at the intersection of I-70 and Rt 191 west of Thompson.

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Lightning McQueen and Scooby Doo Van

The van is no longer Scooby Doo. It has been painted green and is outside of another business now.

[Robert Knopf, 04/25/2022]

Mystery Machine.

Lightning McQueen and Scooby Doo Van

Sure, the vehicles may be a little run down, and maybe this isn't the main point of your trip, but I hit it on the way from Grand Junction to Arches National Park and was not disappointed. Fantastic selection of all kinds of jerky!

[Steve Braun, 07/22/2021]

Cars car replicas.

Lightning McQueen and Scooby Doo Van

Don't plan to buy your gas here - it's marked way way up! Visited in June 2021.

[Julie, 07/06/2021]

Mystery Machine.

Scooby Doo Van

Probably should have read tips before pulling over. The only car still there is the Scooby Doo Mystery Machine, and I've seen more impressive Mystery Machines driving down the highway. Gift shop looked interesting, but I was there to see funny cars for photo ops, not buy popcorn.

[Bryan, 06/18/2019]
Lightning McQueen and Scooby Doo Van

Total bust. You can now barely recognize Lightning McQueen and Sally and the Scooby Doo van is now non-existent.

[Eliza, 11/22/2018]

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