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Autopia at Disneyland

Get ready for an electrifying twist at Disneyland’s Tomorrowland! The beloved Autopia attraction, a beacon of childhood dreams, is embarking on a transformative journey to embrace the era of zero-emission transportation.

Embracing Sustainable Mobility

In line with the industry’s shift towards alternative fuel sources, Disneyland Resort has unveiled plans to electrify Autopia. “We have developed a roadmap for this exciting transformation and are evaluating technology to convert from gas engines in the years to come,” said Jessica Good, a Disneyland Resort spokesperson.

A Timeless Legacy

Autopia is a timeless Disneyland icon, opening alongside the theme park in 1955. Generations of young visitors have cherished the opportunity to experience their first taste of driving. While it underwent name changes over the years, including Fantasyland Autopia and Rescue Rangers Raceway, this is the first time Disney has publicly announced a shift away from gas-powered vehicles.

Breathing New Life into a Landmark

Autopia’s revitalization comes as part of a wider wave of renovations and upgrades at Disneyland. Tiana’s Bayou Adventure is poised to debut later this year, while major enhancements are underway at the iconic Haunted Mansion attraction and the entranceways of both Disneyland and Disney California Adventure.

A Greener Tomorrowland

By electrifying Autopia, Disneyland not only aligns itself with the environmental values of guests but also creates a more immersive and sustainable Tomorrowland. As the future unfolds, Autopia will serve as a testament to the park’s commitment to innovation and responsible stewardship.

Details Yet to be Unveiled

Disney has yet to disclose whether the gas-powered cars will be converted into electric vehicles or hybrids. Additionally, the timeline for the project’s completion has not been announced. However, the anticipation for this historic transformation is already building among Disneyland enthusiasts.

As Autopia powers ahead towards its electric future, it promises to remain a cherished memory for generations of visitors while embracing a new era of sustainability. Disneyland continues to evolve, ensuring that the magic of “The Happiest Place on Earth” endures for years to come.