PHOTO REPORT: Disneyland Resort 5/2/16 (Star Wars Land, Autopia Returns, ETC.)

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Disneyland Reporter Tim Alcoser visited the Resort over the weekend to check out the new Autopia presented by Honda and the latest progress on the Star Wars themed land coming to Disneyland Park, so let’s take a look at what he found along the way:

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Work continues on the second Starbucks at Downtown Disney

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Security lines continue to be long and slow-moving at the resort, hopefully a solution is coming

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A lot of closures now, but Autopia is back

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On to Disneyland

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Main Street traffic bustling

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MARVEL Super Hero HQ closed a few weeks back, Star Wars Launch Bay will be expanding

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Autopia presented by Honda opened over the weekend

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The new blue paint scheme is much easier on the eyes

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The new logo can be found throughout the attraction

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All of the cars sport real Honda paint colors and the Honda logo

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The new attraction marquee

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Obviously, the Disneyland Railroad is still closed for Star Wars Land construction

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Autopia was experiencing some issues earlier in the day on Friday

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Inside Launch Bay, you’ll find this sign

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Is a Star Wars Land preview center coming, or just more meet and greets?

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It’s that time of year… the ducklings are out!

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Star Wars construction continues in the North of Frontierland and Critter Country

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Getting a better look at Star Wars Land construction from the top of the parking structure

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It has been over two decades since Disneyland has seen land clearing like this, and this is the largest size clearing in park history

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As the land gets flatter, we get closer and closer to the first foundations being laid for the new attractions, stores, and restaurants

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Wreckage from what has already been cleared

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  • I love when disneyland railroad’s tommarowland station can add another new blue paint scheme when it is already closed right now for Star Wars land.

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