"Boogity, boogity, boogity! Let's go racing boys!"
Darrel Cartrip is a character who appears in all three Cars-movies. Beside them is he one of the characters in several video games to the first movie Cars like, Cars (video game), Cars Mater-National or Cars Race-O-Rama, again as an announcer. Only in the Race-O-Rama can you race with him.
Darrel Cartrip is known for his jokes and comments about his experience in the Piston Cup Racing History, from the beginning of his Announcer-Career together with the popular TV star Bob Cutlass, sponsored by the RSN. Both are the favorite announcer-pair by the TV audience. Darrel acts as color commentator to Bob's play-by-play announcing. With his big personality #17 often talks of his own racing experiences, collected during his former active career.
The Kentucky-born #17 Chevrolet Monte Carlo is known for his wild color commentary, delighting fans with his humor, charisma and signature catchphrases - "Boogity, Boogity, Boogity! Let's go racing boys!"
In the movie Cars, Darrell watches over the races and provides commentary with Bob Cutlass.
Darrel Cartrip is a legendary former Piston Cup champion turned beloved racing announcer.
In Cars 2, Darrel is part of the World Grand Prix commentary team.
He's spent years on the track, in the pits, and in the grease, and he'll tell you all about it. This American Southern gentleman knows what it takes to win, and plans to bring that fervent expertise to calling the World Grand Prix.
In all three Cars movies, Darrel is voiced by real-life NASCAR racing legend turned TV commentator Darrel WALtrip (as opposed to CARtrip).