“Hey guys, big news – I’m going to be in @DisneyPixar’s #Cars2! Take a look at my car,” Tweeted Hamilton. “This is wicked.”
In 2003’s Cars, many racing legends lent their voices to the film including Dale Earnhardt Jr, Mario Andretti and Michael Schumacher.
Hamilton is the 2008 world champion and finished in second place in last weekends Australian Grand Prix.
Pixar revealed that Hamilton’s character is a “seriously fast #2 Grand Touring Sports champion.” His car will represent Great Britain in Cars 2’s World Grand Prix.
Cars 2 arrives in theaters on July 22.
Here’s a quick video of Lewis Hamilton’s car from Cars 2.