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How to Upgrade Karts - Mario Kart Tour
This guide will show you how to upgrade your Karts in Mario Kart Tour. Read on to learn the benefits of upgrading your Karts, and more!

How to Upgrade Karts

1. Tap the Menu button

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Select the menu button located at the lower right side of the screen. It will lead you to a page to view the drivers, news, settings, and other helpful functions.

2. Go to the Kart page

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View the list of karts by tapping on the Karts Button. It should be in between the Drivers Button and the Gliders Button.

3. Select the Kart you want to upgrade

Karts
Choose the kart you want to upgrade. You will see all information about that kart when selected, including the two buttons for upgrading the kart.

4. Select the upgrade you want for your Kart

Upgrade
The button on the left will give you an option to upgrade its Base Points, and the one on the right side will upgrade its Skill level. Take note that they use different methods and tickets to increase them.

Base Point Upgrade

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Upgrade the Base Point of your kart to get more scores at the start of the race. Use Point-Boost Tickets or do races every day to upgrade it. In case the Base Point is already at max level, you can use a Kart Points-Cap Ticket to break through the limit.

About Point-Boost Tickets About Points-Cap Tickets

How to Increase your Base Points

Skill Level Upgrade

Level Boost Ticket
Upgrading the kart's Skill Level will increase the bonus-point it can get, as well as the chances of getting into Frenzy. Skill Level can only be upgraded by getting a duplicate or using a Level-Boost Ticket.
About Level-Boost Tickets

Advantages of Upgrading Karts

  • Upgrading the points of karts gives them higher base points, adding to your final score every race.
  • Skills will be boosted depending on the level of the kart.
  • Upgrading the skill level will upgrade the bonus points earned from your karts special skill, as well as the Bonus-Points Boost that you can obtain.

Points from Upgraded Karts

Maximum Base Point Values

Rarity Driver Maximum Kart Maximum Glider Maximum
Normal 600 300 300
Super 675 330 330
High End 800 400 400

These points can be raised through both Point Boost Tickets and by using a particular Kart in a raise, making these higher points easily obtainable!

Obtaining Tickets via Tour Gift

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Certain Tour Gifts give tickets for upgrading your kart. Be sure to get as many Grand Stars as possible for you to receive the rewards.

Kart Level Information

Normal Kart

Skill Level Effect
LV 1 ・x1 to all bonus points earned.
LV 2 ・x1.05 to all bonus points earned.
・x1 bonus-points boost.
LV 3 ・x1.05 to all bonus points earned.
・x2 bonus-points boost.
LV 4 ・x1.1 to all bonus points earned.
・x3 bonus-points boost.
LV 5 ・x1.1 to all bonus points earned.
・x4 bonus-points boost.
LV 6 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x5 bonus-points boost.
+1 favorite course
LV 6 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x6 bonus-points boost.

Super Kart

Skill Level Effect
LV 1 ・x1.05 to all bonus points earned.
LV 2 ・x1.1 to all bonus points earned.
・x1 bonus-points boost.
LV 3 ・x1.1 to all bonus points earned.
・x2 bonus-points boost.
LV 4 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x3 bonus-points boost.
+1 favorite course
LV 5 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x4 bonus-points boost.
LV 6 ・x1.2 to all bonus points earned.
・x5 bonus-points boost.
+1 favorite course
LV 7 ・x1.2 to all bonus points earned.
・x6 bonus-points boost.

High-End Kart

Skill Level Effect
LV 1 ・x1.1 to all bonus points earned.
LV 2 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x1 bonus-points boost.
LV 3 ・x1.15 to all bonus points earned.
・x2 bonus-points boost.
LV 4 ・x1.2 to all bonus points earned.
・x3 bonus-points boost.
+2 favorite courses
LV 5 ・x1.2 to all bonus points earned.
・x4 bonus-points boost.
LV 6 ・x1.25 to all bonus points earned.
・x5 bonus-points boost.
+2 favorite courses
LV 7 ・x1.25 to all bonus points earned.
・x6 bonus-points boost.

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