Modding Tools > Lucas' Simpsons Hit & Run Map Builder > SketchUp Models > Locator Tags > CarStart


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This tag is used to create Type 3 Car Start Locators.

These are used to position cars, characters and other miscellaneous things in missions.


To use this group tag, you must first Include any of the following XML files:

  • Zone.xml

Then you must execute any of the following ModelOutputInstructions on the tagged group or a group containing it:

  • BaseZone
    • Recommended when building an entire zone.
  • Locators2
    • Recommended when building a group that only contains locators.
  • Entities
    • Not recommended.


<LocatorName> [CarStart]
  • LocatorName: The name of the car start locator.

Group Structure

This tag should only be applied directly to a Locator component.



Other Tags

These are other tags that can be used with this tag to configure it further.


This tag flags the locator as being a parked car spawn point.

LocatorName [CarStart] [ParkedCar]


This tag flags the locator as being a spawn point for a free car (the level's bonus car).

LocatorName [CarStart] [FreeCar] [<CarName>]
  • CarName: The name of the free car to spawn.

Version History


Initial release.

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