How to Upgrade Drivers | Mario Kart Tour

Driver Upgrades
This guide will show you how to upgrade your Drivers in the game Mario Kart Tour. Read on to learn the benefits of upgrading a driver, and the types of upgrades.

How to Upgrade Drivers

1. Tap the menu button

First select the menu button from the bottom of the screen.

2. Go to the Driver page

View your drivers by clicking on the icon shown above.

3. Pick the Driver you want to upgrade

After deciding which driver you would like to upgrade, tap it to view upgrades.

4. Select the upgrade you want for your Driver

Upgrade base points by clicking left, and skill level by clicking right.

5. Base Point Upgrade

This upgrade will allow you to start each race with higher base points when using this driver.
How to Increase your Base Points

5.1 Use Boost Point Tickets

Using one of these tickets will allow you to easily raise base points.

6. Skill Level Upgrade

Skill Level
This upgrade will give your glider boosted skills.
How to Raise Your Skill Level

6.1 Use Level Boost Point Tickets

Point Boost Ticket
These rare tickets will let you raise skill level, so do not waste them!
How to Get Tickets

Advantages of Upgrading Drivers

  • Upgraded drivers have higher base points, adding to your final score every race.
  • Skills will be boosted depending on the level of the driver.
  • Upgrading the skill level will upgrade your driver's chance to trigger a Frenzy.

Driver Information

Level Boost
1 +0% chance of starting a Frenzy.
2 +2% chance of starting a Frenzy.
x1 bonus-point boost
3 +2% chance of starting a Frenzy.
x2 bonus-point boost
4 +4% chance of starting a Frenzy.
x3 bonus-point boost
5 +4% chance of starting a Frenzy.
x4 bonus-point boost
6 +6% chance of starting a Frenzy.
x5 bonus-point boost

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