Jeff Gordon, Danica Patrick, Jimmie Johnson to guest star on Disney cartoon about racing
The voices of NASCAR drivers Jimmie Johnson, Danica Patrick and Jeff Gordon will soon be heard on the Disney Junior cartoon series “Mickey and the Roadster Racers.”
The show, which premieres Jan. 15 at 9 and 9:25 a.m. ET on the Disney Channel and Disney Junior, follows Mickey Mouse and his friends in a “madcap car-racing” series intended for preschool age kids.
On the show as regular guest stars will be Johnson as Jiminy Johnson, Patrick as Danni Sue and Gordon as Gordon Gear.
Episodes will also be available on the Disney Junior app and Disney Junior VOD beginning Jan. 15 and on iTunes beginning Jan. 16.
Beginning Dec. 25 on the Disney Junior App, kids can unlock daily content, such as short videos and mini-games, via a Hot Dog Hills interactive map counting down to the series premiere. A suite of games featuring a unique experience with each one of the Fabulous Five will be available on the app on Jan. 15.