Rich Mixon is a next-generation Piston Cup racer. He entered the Piston Cup in the beginning of the 2017 season, replacing Reb Meeker as the Next-Gen Tank Coat racer.
In Cars 3, Rich makes his Piston Cup debut in the 2017 season, becoming the Tank Coat racer after replacing Reb Meeker. He competes against the likes of next-generation front-runner Jackson Storm, and long-time champion Lightning McQueen, though the later struggles against Rich and the other next-generation racers. He is the first racer to be imagined as a tractor by Cruz Ramirez during the Florida 500. He finishes in 26th place.
Cars 3: Driven to Win
Rich is an unlockable playable character in Cars 3: Driven to Win. He is unlocked by completing 85 skill checks.
- Cars 3
- Cars 3: Driven to Win
- 1:55 Scale Die-Cast
- Disney Store Die-Cast Line (tractor version only)
- Rich Mixon's name is similar to the thirty-seventh president of the United States, Richard Nixon.
- In Under the Hood: The Next-Generation Racers, Rich is mistakenly called Eugene Carbureski, the original Tank Coat racer from the first film.
- In Cars 3: Driven to Win his eyes are green, but in the movie and on the 1:55 scale die-cast his eyes are blue.