Dover, Illinois: Cars Movie Theme Display

A roadside mechanic shop has several old cars in its front yard painted to match characters from the animated movie "Cars."

US-34, Dover, IL
On the north side of US-34 in Dover, which is a tiny town. Private property - visible from highway.
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Old car tribute to Cars movie cars.

Cars Movie Theme Display

Mechanic shop with numerous old cars in the front yard painted to match characters from the animated movie "Cars."

[Paul Hoffman, 08/31/2019]

The cars in "Cars" live on Route 66, and although the Mother Road bisects Illinois, this display is nowhere near it.

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