The Disney Junior animated series Mickey and the Roadster Racers is set to premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior. The show will serve as a successor to the long-running series Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, which recently concluded on November 6, 2016. It follows the beloved Disney character Mickey Mouse along with his friends Minnie, Goofy, Daisy, Donald, and other special guests.
Disney Revs Engines Up for Mickey and the Roadster Racers
Mickey and the Roadster Racers will get its international premiere in 2017. Audiences are sure to feel adrenaline rush as Mickey and the gang take their transforming vehicles to worldwide race car competitions. Minnie and Daisy don’t miss out on the high speed action too as the girls turn into businesswomen with their shop Happy Helpers. The show targets children from ages 2 to 7 and will tackle different themes such as teamwork, sportsmanship, and friendship.
A number of familiar names are also set to make guest appearances in Mickey and the Roadster Racers. Among them are NASCAR superstars Danica Patrick, Jimmie Johnson, and Jeff Gordon. Other guest stars include Tony Shalhoub, Tim Gunn, Hoda Kotb, and celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay.
Emmy nominated talents Rob LaDuca, Thomas Hart, and Mark Seidenberg are working behind the scenes to deliver this surefire hit. The team was also behind other popular Disney Junior shows Mickey Mouse Clubhouse as well as Jake and the Never Land Pirates. Mickey and the Roadster Racers is an official production of Disney Television Animation.
Mickey’s brand-new show will have its worldwide debut on January 15, 2017, on both Disney Junior and Disney Channel. Starting December 25, Disney Junior App users can unlock a series of short videos and mini-games before the show’s premiere. Episodes will also be made available for streaming through the Disney Junior app on January 15, and on iTunes on January 16.
Disney Junior comes in two platforms: a 24-hour channel that is available in more than 25 countries worldwide and a programming block that is aired on Disney Channel U.S. Other popular shows under Disney Junior include Sofia the First, Johnny and the Sprites, and Whisker Haven Tales with the Palace Pets.