At least one of these carts was used in 22 BBY, during the attempted execution of Senator Padmé Amidala, Jedi Padawan Anakin Skywalker and Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi. It was also used, first as a mount, and later as cover in the subsequent battle by both Amidala and Skywalker.
- Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones (First appearance)
- Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones comic
- Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones junior novel
- The Official Star Wars Fact File 76 (ARE1-2, Arena Execution Cart)
- The Official Star Wars Fact File 82 (ARE3-4, Arena Execution Cart)