|Color: Rust (formerly blue)|
| Occupation: Tow truck|
McQueen's pit crew member
|First Appearance: Cars|
|Voiced by: Larry the Cable Guy|
Mater is a rusty tow truck and Lightning McQueen's best friend.
Though a little rusty, Mater has the quickest towrope in Carburetor County and is the heart and soul of Radiator Springs.