Cloud Glider

From the Super Mario Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Cloud Glider
Cloud Glider.png
The Cloud Glider in Mario Kart 8
Strong stats Acceleration
Weak stats Weight
Appearances Mario Kart 8, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

The Cloud Glider is an unlockable glider that appears in Mario Kart 8 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. It offers a slight boost in acceleration and air handling while slightly lowering the weight and the air speed stats. The glider is shaped like two Lakitu Clouds. In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, a CPU Lakitu occasionally uses this glider during races.


  • Ground Speed: 0
  • Water Speed: 0
  • Air Speed: -0.25
  • Anti-Gravity Speed: 0
  • Acceleration: +0.25
  • Weight: -0.25
  • Ground Handling: 0
  • Water Handling: 0
  • Air Handling: +0.25
  • Anti-Gravity Handling: 0
  • Traction: 0
  • Mini-Turbo: +0.25

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese もくもくバルーン Cloud Balloons
Spanish Ala Nubes Clouds Wing
French Aile Nuages Clouds Wing
German Wolkenballons Cloud Balloons
Italian Paranuvolo From parapendio (paraglider) and nuvola (cloud)
Portuguese Paranuvem From parapente (paraglider) and nuvem (cloud)