Ghost Ride

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Not to be confused with Ghost Rider.
Ghost Ride
MKT Icon GhostRide.png
The Ghost Ride in Mario Kart Tour
Strong stats
Weak stats
Appearances Mario Kart Tour

The Ghost Ride is a High-End kart in Mario Kart Tour. It was introduced in the 2019 Halloween Tour and is the signature vehicle of King Boo (Luigi's Mansion). The kart is designed after a hearse with a grille resembling a scary face. The exhaust pipes come out from the front, similar to the Mini Beast from Mario Kart Wii. The emblem is located on the front, sides, and back of the kart. Its name is a reference to ghost riding, the act of exiting a vehicle while it is still in motion and moving along or, in some cases, dancing on top of it. It uses the Off-Road tires from Mario Kart 8 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. The Ghost Ride increases the duration of Rocket Start boosts and the number of points earned for performing them.

A wedding-themed variant of this kart known as the Happy Ride, which is also classified as a High-End kart, appears in the game starting with the Peach Tour.

Availability[edit]

The Ghost Rider has only appeared in certain pipes and is not currently a part of the Daily Selects set. The following table shows the kart's availability by tour.

Tour Availability
Halloween Tour (2019) Halloween Pipe 1
Halloween Pipe 2
spotlight
New Year's Tour New Year's Pipe 1
New Year's Pipe 2
Halloween Tour (2020) Halloween Throwback Pipe

Profiles and statistics[edit]

Special skill MKT Icon Rocket Start.png Rocket Start Plus
Favorite courses
(Bonus points ×2)
MKT Icon DS Luigi's Mansion R.png
DS Luigi's Mansion R
MKT Icon Neo Bowser City.png
3DS Neo Bowser City
MKT Icon Neo Bowser City T.png
3DS Neo Bowser City T
MKT Icon GBA Bowser's Castle 2R.png
GBA Bowser's Castle 2R
MKT Icon GBA Bowser's Castle 2RT.png
GBA Bowser's Castle 2R/T
MKT Icon RMX Choco Island 1R.png
RMX Choco Island 1R
Favored courses
(Bonus points ×1.5)
MKT Icon DS Luigi's Mansion.png
DS Luigi's Mansion*
MKT Icon DS Luigi's Mansion T.png
DS Luigi's Mansion T
MKT Icon DK Pass.png
DS DK Pass
MKT Icon DK Pass T.png
DS DK Pass T
MKT Icon Paris Promenade.png
Paris Promenade
MKT Icon Paris Promenade R.png
Paris Promenade R
MKT Icon Paris Promenade T.png
Paris Promenade T
MKT Icon Ghost Valley 1.png
SNES Ghost Valley 1
MKT Icon Ghost Valley 1T.png
SNES Ghost Valley 1T**
MKT Icon GBA Bowser's Castle 2.png
GBA Bowser's Castle 2
MKT Icon GBA Bowser's Castle 2T.png
GBA Bowser's Castle 2T*
MKT Icon RMX Choco Island 1.png
RMX Choco Island 1
MKT Icon RMX Choco Island 1T.png
RMX Choco Island 1T**
MKT Icon Maple Treeway T.png
Wii Maple Treeway T

* indicates a favored course upgraded to a favorite course after reaching level 3. ** indicates a favored course upgraded to a favorite course after reaching level 6.

  • Mario Kart Tour Twitter: "The Ghost Ride is a new kart that looks like it came straight out of a graveyard! This one is sure to get you moving frightfully fast! It probably needs a driver though..."[1]

Gallery[edit]

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ゴーストライド
Gōsuto Raido
Ghost Ride
Spanish Espectromóvil From espectro (ghost) and móvil (mobile)
French Coupé Pétoche
German Spuk-Oldie Spook Oldie
Italian Fantasmobile From fantasma (ghost) and mobile
Portuguese Fantasmóvel From fantasma (ghost) and móvel (mobile)

References[edit]

  1. ^ mariokarttourEN (October 25, 2019). Twitter. Retrieved March 19, 2020.