List of sponsors debuting in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

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This a list of the sponsors that debuted in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!.

Big Fire!!![edit]

A Big Fire!!! trackside banner from Mario Kart Wii

Big Fire!!! is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. It is ambiguous as to what the company does, but it appears to have some sort of relation to Bob-ombs. The logo consists of the company name in an angled, all capital black font, with the name reflected in a deep orange one above it. There is a black star between the two words, with a monochrome red and white Bob-omb Buddy with a star on its fuse stood on top of it. The entire logo appears on an orange background with a curved paler orange border. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners

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Delfino Fruits[edit]

A Delfino Fruits poster from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Delfino Fruits (also called New Delfino Fruits) is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Presumably, is run by Piantas and sells Fruit from Isle Delfino. The main logo consists of the word "Delfino" written in a smaller purple font with a white outline and lines coming off the "O", similar to the logo of Super Mario Sunshine. "Fruits" is written underneath in a larger similar blue font, but also has white dots on the letters, and the whole logo has a shadow behind it and features three palm trees coming out from behind it. The poster variant has a yellow-brown background with a yellow border and a brown line separating the two, and also features artwork of fruit and various Piantas from Super Mario Sunshine. Some of these posters also have one of Shadow Mario's M Graffiti in the bottom right corner. The trackside banner variant uses the same text, but changes the color of "Delfino" to an olive green and "Fruits" to red. Two of the palm trees have also been removed, and a small blue oval has been added next to "Delfino" which says the word "New" in an all capitals white font. The yellow Pianta from the poster appears on the left of the banner and the blue one on the right, on a yellow and red background. The sign variant from Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii solely consists of the main logo from the poster stretched out slightly, but does not feature any of the Piantas or fruit from underneath and appears in a darker rectangle. It is advertised by means of posters, signs and trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Peach Beach Trackside banners
Mushroom City Signs
Yoshi Circuit Posters
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Delfino Square Signs
GCN Yoshi Circuit Posters
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Peach Beach Trackside banners
DS Delfino Square Signs

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Express[edit]

The Express cargo truck

Express is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, the company is an express post delivery service. Their logo consists of the company name in a green all capitals font next to some green rectangles. A single green line appears above the company name, and two appear below it with a matching green box on them on the left hand side. A white envelope and a square brown package appear in the green box, and a P-Wing appears on the green lines to the right, with the whole logo appearing on a cream colored background. It is advertised by means of its cargo trucks.

Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom Bridge Cargo trucks
Mushroom City Cargo trucks

Koopa Shop[edit]

A Koopa Shop sign from Mario Kart Wii

Koopa Shop is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Presumably, the company is a chain of shops run by Koopa Troopas. Their original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the company name in a pale green font in the bottom left corner in an all capitals font, with a curved orange border and teal background. The orange outline of a tessellated hexagon pattern like the back of a Koopa Troopa's shell appears on the right hand side, and fades into the teal background. The updated logo from Mario Kart DS consists of name in the same green font, but now places the words on top of each other and has a green background instead. The hexagon pattern is absent in this version of the logo. Another new logo was introduced in Mario Kart Wii, now using a curved all capitals blue font with white and black outlines and a black 3 dimensional perspective effect. The background is green with an orange outline. It is advertised by means of signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom City Signs
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Delfino Square Signs
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
DS Delfino Square Signs

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Koopa Sport[edit]

A Koopa Sport trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Koopa Sport is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart DS. Although it is ambiguous as to precisely what the company does, it appears to have some sort of relation to Koopa Troopa. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the company name in a green and blue gradient all capitals font with a white outline on a red background. Six stars appear on either side of the text, with the middle two being white and the other four being yellow. The updated logo from Mario Kart DS is fairly similar, however now has yellow writing and is expanded to include a Shine Sprite on either side of the image. The other version of the Mario Kart DS logo uses the same layout but instead has a dark red background with a curved paler red outline. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Wario Colosseum Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners

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KoopaKart[edit]

A Koopa Kart trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

KoopaKart is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Although it is ambiguous as to what the company does, it appears to have some sort of relation to Koopa Troopa. The main logo consists of the company name written in orange font with black shadow and the circles of the "O"s and "P" filled in with yellow, as well as small dashes at the bottom of the circles on the outside of the letter. The logo has a tessellated green hexagon background with a lime green outline around the hexagons, similar to a Koopa Troopa's Shell. A variant of this logo instead uses and all-black font instead of the orange one, with a variant of this instead using a gray hexagon background with a paler gray outline and another using light blue hexagons with a lighter blue outline and green circles in the "O"s and "P". Another version of the logo retains the same text, but uses a blue background with a horizontal white stripe on the left hand side. Another logo uses a yellow font instead, and does not fill in the circles in the letters, with a teal and light blue hexagon pattern background instead. An updated version of this logo also appears in Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7, but instead uses an italic black font with yellow shadow and yellow outlines on the hexagons. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Dry Dry Desert Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Sherbet Land Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
DK Pass Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
N64 Mario Raceway Trackside banners
GCN Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
N64 Luigi Raceway Trackside banners
N64 Kalimari Desert Trackside banners
DS DK Pass Trackside banners

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Lakitu Park[edit]

A Lakitu Park sign

Lakitu Park is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably it is a park either for or owned by Lakitus. The logo consists of the company name in an all capital white font above an arrow which curves up around the name on the right. Below the arrow is a row of white stars which gradually get fainter to the left, and a stylised cloud similar to Lakitu's. The whole logo has a light blue background. It is advertised by means of signs.

Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom City Signs

Luigi Grand Prix[edit]

A Luigi Grand Prix trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Luigi Grand Prix is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Presumably, the company organizes some of the grand prix and is run by Luigi. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of a blue and black version of Luigi's emblem in a black box with blue flourishes at the bottom on a white background. The company name appears to the left of it, with "Luigi" in a burgundy all capital font, except for the lower case "I"s, at the top, and "Grand Prix" in a black all capital font at the bottom. The same logo is used in Mario Kart DS, but now lacks the emblem part at the side. The logo was completely redesigned in Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7 based on the logo of Luigip, with a yellow background with the same text, and changing the logo to a black one with a stylized version of Luigi's face in a box. It also shared a trackside banner with Super Mario in Mario Kart Wii, with the original Luigi Grand Prix logo on the left and the black and red Super Mario one on the right, with a gray tessellated, white-outlined hexagon background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Desert Hills Trackside banners
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
N64 Mario Raceway Trackside banners
DS Desert Hills Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
N64 Luigi Raceway Trackside banners

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Luigi Oil[edit]

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A Luigi Oil trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Luigi Oil is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart DS. Presumably, the company supplies oil for the Karts and is run by Luigi. Their logo consists of the company name in a turquoise gray-outlined font like the one used in the Luigi's Mansion logo, with the center of the "G" filled in blue and the center of the "O" filled in orange. It has a white outline and a small amount of shadow beneath it, with a purple checkered background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners

Luigi Racing Team[edit]

A Luigi Racing Team logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Luigi Racing Team is Luigi's racing team and a sponsor in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart DS. The logo consists of an image of Luigi with his arms folded on a white background, with a green circle surrounding him. The circle has a darker green ring on both edges and a single yellow star on either side, with the team name written both at the top and the bottom between them in an all capitals white font. There is also a white circle around the main green one. It is advertised by means of signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Signs
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Luigi Circuit Signs

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Luigi Tires[edit]

A Luigi Tires trackside banner from Mario Kart Wii

Luigi Tires is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Presumably, the company is a tire provider and is run by Luigi. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the company name written in an all capitals font with a black outline and an orange and yellow gradient fill. The background is deep blue with a white diagonal stripe on the left hand side. The logo was updated in Mario Kart Wii, and now consists of the name in a gray font made up of cut out circles, apart from the "I"s. The background is red at the top and white at the bottom, and a red and white tire now appears on either side. Another updated logo was introduced in Mario Kart Wii, which had the company name written in an all capitals font, except for the lower case "S". It has an orange and yellow gradient and a black outline and 3D effect. The text appeared in a white circle on a red background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Desert Hills Trackside banners
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Daisy Circuit Trackside banners
DS Desert Hills Trackside banners

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Mario Estates[edit]

A Mario Estates sign

Mario Estates is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, the company is either a construction or housing firm run by Mario, and built or owns the various buildings seen around Mushroom Bridge. The sign suggests it is selling the houses and that the population of their estates is 256. Their logo consists of the company name written in an all capitals font similar to the regular Mario one with a red outline and a pale orange and white gradient inside. "Lots still available!" appears underneath in a more regular font, along with "Pop. 256" above it with the same colored outline. Behind the text is a few of the mushroom shaped buildings, bushes and trees from Mushroom Bridge with a red background. It is advertised by means of signs.

Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom Bridge Signs

Mario Kart (Nintendo-style banner)[edit]

A Mario Kart banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Mario Kart is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. The main company logo is based on that of Nintendo's, using the same format and font, but with different text. This logo also lacks the registered trademark sign, apart from some of the Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii ones, and also comes in different color variants. One has golden text on a burgundy background, another has red text on a white background, one has white text on a black background and the final one has white text on an orange background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Desert Hills Trackside banners
Delfino Square Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners, banners
Airship Fortress Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners

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Mario Kart (Toad banner)[edit]

A Mario Kart trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Mario Kart is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. The main logo consists of an artwork of a red Toad originating from Super Mario Sunshine gesturing towards the lettering, which is written in a white all capitals font with the centers of the "A"s replaced with stars. The logo comes on two backgrounds, a red one with burgundy checkering in the top left and bottom right corners, and a pink one with red checkering in the bottom right corner. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Peach Beach Trackside banners
Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Peach Beach Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
Toad Circuit Trackside banners

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Mario Kart / Nintendo GameCube[edit]

A Mario Kart / Nintendo GameCube sign from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Mario Kart / Nintendo GameCube is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. The logo is a yellow star with "Mario Kart" written at the top in the series' original font, with a Nintendo GameCube logo at the bottom. It has two variants, one with a double red outline and Mario's cap between the two logos, and one with a triple blue outline and a Freezie in the middle, with the Mario Kart logo in a blue gradient. It is advertised by means of signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Mario Circuit Signs
Sherbet Land Signs
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Mario Circuit Signs

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Mario Racing[edit]

A Mario Racing trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Mario Racing is sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. The logo consists of the company name in a deep red font with an orange outline on a darker red background, with a Shine Sprite between the two words. A version of this logo also exists using a gray and white gradient background, and another with a plain orange one. A poster variant also appears, which instead has the text in pink with a white outline on a paler pink background. The words are also now on top of each other, with the Shine Sprite on the top next to "Mario". Another logo has the name written in a script version of the font using the original colors on a blue background. The other logo has the company name written in a lilac font with a purple outline on a white background, with artwork of a male blue Noki blowing into a conch shell from Super Mario Sunshine on the left of the text. It is advertised by means of posters and trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Peach Beach Posters
Dry Dry Desert Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Shroom Ridge Signs
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
Moo Moo Meadows Trackside banners
GCN Peach Beach Posters
N64 Mario Raceway Trackside banners
Battle Course Means of advertisement
Delfino Pier Trackside banners

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Moo Moo Farm[edit]

The Moo Moo Farm cargo truck

Moo Moo Farm is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, the company runs Moo Moo Farm from Mario Kart 64. The logo consists of the company name in a blue font similar above a picture of a black and white Moo Moo's head between two white fences like those seen in the course. The background is white with a green grass section at the bottom. It is advertised by means of cargo trucks.

Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom Bridge Cargo trucks
Mushroom City Cargo trucks

Peach Grand Prix[edit]

A Peach Grand Prix poster from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Peach Grand Prix is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Although what the sponsor does is ambiguous, it apparently has some relation to Princess Peach. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of a picture of Peach holding her parasol from Super Mario Sunshine with the text in an all capital white font to the right. The first "P" in "Peach" is blue, while the first "P" in "Prix" is yellow as well as the whole word being underlined. A red speech bubble containing the word "Welcome" in white appears next to the word "Prix", and the whole logo has a pale pink background. It has a rounded white border with deep pink around the edge, and small paler pink hearts in each corner. The updated logo from Mario Kart DS was styled similarly to the original Luigi Tires logo, using an all capitals black outlined font with a yellow and orange gradient fill. It has a dark blue background and a white border, with the words "Grand" and "Prix" placed on top of each other. The same text is used in the other Mario Kart DS Peach Grand Prix logo, but instead with a black outline instead of shadow and appears in a white circle with blue at the edges. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and posters.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Peach Beach Posters
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Peach Beach Posters

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Princess Daisy[edit]

A Princess Daisy logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Princess Daisy is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. It is the main logo featured on and around the Daisy Cruiser, and is named after Princess Daisy. The main text used in all variants of the logo consists of the word "Daisy" in an italicized serif font with curved serifs outlined in brown with an orange gradient fill, between the two tones of Daisy's dress. The word "Princess" appears on top, using the same font and outline color but with a teal fill the same color as Daisy's jewels, apart from the "N" and the "C", which keep the orange gradient and form the dot of the "I" in "Daisy". A small version of the flower from Daisy's Emblem appears next to the logo, but instead has brown petals and a deep orange fill, with a golden orange outline around the center. On the Daisy Cruiser from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii, the logo is accompanied by an image of Daisy on a deep orange background with golden orange and brown outlines. This is surrounded by white petals on an orange background, a white and then brown outline. One variant includes this picture on the left of the text, another on both sides, while another one adds an orange background and adds the text over the image. In Mario Kart DS, signs were introduced using simply the text on a plain wooden backboard, but changed the blue fill of "Princess" to orange. The signs return in Mario Kart Wii, but have now been updated to retain the blue and add an outline on the background. The icon of Daisy was completely redesigned in Mario Kart 7, now using new artwork of her from the game within her updated Emblem, but in the same arrangement, though the text remained entirely the same. It is advertised by means of logos and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Peach Beach Logos
Daisy Cruiser Logos
Yoshi Circuit Logos
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Delfino Square Signs
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
Daisy Circuit Logos
GCN Peach Beach Logos
DS Delfino Square Signs
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Daisy Cruiser Logos

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Ribbon 86[edit]

A Ribbon 86 poster from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Ribbon 86 is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart DS. It is fairly ambiguous to what the company does, however "Super Famicom Magazine" can be seen in the top right hand corner, suggesting it may be a publication. A poster for Ribbon 86 is also Birdo's only cameo appearance in Mario Kart DS. The logo consists of the word "Ribbon" in an all capitals italicized font, with "86" in black and underlined beneath it. An image of Birdo appears in front of it, with "Birdo Watching!" in a white all capitals font in front of her. "Super Famicom Magazine" appears in the top right corner in a black all capital font. The background is of one of the patches of flowers that make up Yoshi's spines in Yoshi Circuit, and the whole poster has a dark blue outline. It is advertised by means of posters.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Yoshi Circuit Posters
Mushroom City Posters
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Yoshi Circuit Posters

Sherbet[edit]

A Sherbet trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Sherbet is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart 7. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the word "Sherbet" in a white all capital font, with a five pointed snowflake shape to the right. The text appears on a yellow oval with a green background surrounding it. The updated version of the logo from Mario Kart DS uses the same text, but instead with a light blue oval and a mid blue background. The oval is outlined in pale blue, with two dark blue stripes on either side. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Sherbet Land Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
DK Pass Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
DS DK Pass Trackside banners

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Shoot!![edit]

A Shoot!! trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Shoot!! (also formatted as Shoot!) is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. It appears to be based on the sponsor Shot! from Mario Kart 64. The main logo consists of the company name in a red italic all capital font, with white and black outlining. A 2D image of a Red Shell appears in a gray circle next to it that also has white and black outlines. Two black stripes appear behind the logo, and the whole thing has a pale gray background. The logo also has two variants, one of which has a yellow background instead of gray, and another which is simply the shell in the circle and a small rectangle of background. A new logo for the "Shoot!" version of the sponsor appears in Mario Kart Wii, which has the logo written in a black font on the right, the Red Shell on the left and a white background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Dry Dry Desert Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Mushroom City Signs
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
N64 Mario Raceway Trackside banners
GCN Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
N64 Luigi Raceway Trackside banners
N64 Kalimari Desert Signs

Gallery[edit]

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Skating Rink[edit]

A Skating Rink trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Skating Rink is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart 7. Presumably, it is a skating rink which appears to be located in Sherbet Land. The main logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the company name in a white italic font, with a large curl added onto the "G" in "Skating". Small white flourishes appear on either side of the "G"'s curl and all of the text is located in a dark blue oval. A Shy Guy appears on either side of the oval, and the whole logo has a light blue background. This logo was slightly updated in Mario Kart 7 to now add a mid blue outline around the oval and now uses 2D artworks of Shy Guys instead of 3D ones. The other logo uses a different underlined white font for the name and has a blue background, with a pink Skating Shy Guy between the two words instead. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Sherbet Land Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
DK Pass Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
DS DK Pass Trackside banners

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Snowman[edit]

A Snowman trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Snowman (also formatted as *Snowman) is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart 7. The main logo consists of the company name with the asterisk in an all capitals white font with a pale striped white reflection underneath it on a bright pink background. The logo also has a few variants, one of which uses a similar font but has no reflection and adds a gray gradient into the letters. The background is red and a Snowman appears on each side of the logo. A version with a similar layout appears in Mario Kart DS, but removes the gradient on the lettering and changes the background to a yellow and orange gradient. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Sherbet Land Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
Course Means of advertisement
DK Pass Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
Course Means of advertisement
DS DK Pass Trackside banners

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Star Travel[edit]

A Star Travel logo

Star Travel is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, the company is a coach travel firm. The main logo consists of the company name one word on the top of the other in a yellow all capitals font with a wavy effect. A Super Star appears to the right of the word "Star", and the logo appears on a mid blue background. It is advertised by means of its buses.

Course Means of advertisement
Mushroom Bridge Buses
Mushroom City Buses

Sunshine[edit]

A Sunshine logo from Mario Kart Wii

Sunshine is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. It is the logo of Princess Peach's cruise ship, the Sunshine[1], and references Super Mario Sunshine. The logo consists of a Shine Sprite with a red outline in a red circle with a yellow outline. The word "Sunshine" is curved around the top of the logo in red, using the title font of Super Mario Sunshine, with a red and white striped background. It is advertised by means of logos.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Peach Beach Logos
Yoshi Circuit Logos
Mario Kart Wii
Course Means of advertisement
GCN Peach Beach Logos

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Sunshine Parts[edit]

A Sunshine Parts poster from Mario Kart 8

Sunshine Parts is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii, Mario Kart 7, Mario Kart 8, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and Mario Kart Tour. Presumably, the company produces and distributes parts for the various vehicles used in the races. The original logo from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! consists of the company name in an all capital brown font, with the final "S" in lower case, alongside an image of a Shine Sprite. The "U" is also stylized to resemble a Shine Sprite, and the logo appears on a yellow background with a brown and white border, as well as a yellow Mario Kart logo and star on a red corner. This game's variant had "Sunshine" written in white on a red background with a blue and white border, as well as a blue corner behind the Mario Kart logo. A trackside banner version of the yellow background logo appears in Mario Kart DS, but lacks any border and the Mario Kart logo from the corner. In Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7, however, the logo used is the original one from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, bringing back the elements missing from the Mario Kart DS version. The Mario Kart 8 version is similar to the original, but now has all white text, a blue background and a brown and white border. It is advertised by means of posters, signs and trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
Course Means of advertisement
Dry Dry Desert Signs
Dino Dino Jungle Signs
Mario Kart DS
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Delfino Square Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Delfino Square Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
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GCN Dino Dino Jungle Signs
Mario Kart 8 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
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GCN Dry Dry Desert Signs
Super Bell Subway Local Information map, Exit A, A3
Mario Kart Tour
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3DS Daisy Hills Trackside banners
GCN Dino Dino Jungle Signs
London Loop Signs

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Super Chocolate[edit]

The Super Chocolate cargo truck

Super Chocolate is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, the company is a chocolatier that seems to make chocolates in the shape of 8-bit sprites as one of its products. The logo consists of the company name written using the same font, colors and layout as the in-game logo of the original Super Mario Bros., but replacing "Mario Bros." with the word "Chocolate". An 8-bit Koopa Troopa sprite and two 8-bit Goomba sprites appear underneath the main logo in chocolate colors, and the entire logo has a cream colored background. An 8-bit Mario sprite in chocolate colors can also be seen with the logo. It is advertised by means of cargo trucks.

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Mushroom Bridge Cargo trucks
Mushroom City Cargo trucks

Super Mario[edit]

A Super Mario trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Super Mario is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Although what the sponsor does is ambiguous, it is named after the form Mario takes after collecting a Super Mushroom. The main logo consists of the company's name in an all capitals font with the words on top of each other, with a larger "S" on the left and "O" on the right, with a dividing line through them extending the line between the two words. A pair of Super Stars appear on the left of the text, though only the top one has eyes. The logo has many color schemes, one of which has "Super" in blue and "Mario" and the Stars in red on a pale gray background with a white border, with a variant of this only having a solid white circle in the background with red on either side. Another has "Super" in dark blue and "Mario" in white with yellow Stars and a mid blue background, with a variation of this one having dark blue and white checkered sections at the sides, while the other variation from Mario Kart: Double Dash!! adds a white glow and shadow to the logo, with the Stars and "Mario" in a yellow and orange gradient and "Super" in block red on a green polka dot background. The Mario Kart DS variations both lack the Super Stars, one of which has the small text in blue and the larger letters with a yellow and orange gradient on a white background. The other has the larger letters in red and the smaller ones in white on either a blue or green background with a black stripe, as well as a adding a set of nine silver gradient stars on either side of the logo. In Mario Kart Wii a new logo was introduced on a trackside banner that it shared with Luigi Grand Prix. It featured the main logo on the right with a red "S" and "O" and black for all of the other letters, with the Luigi Grand Prix logo on the left and a tessellated gray hexagon background with white outlines. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

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Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
DK Mountain Trackside banners
Dino Dino Jungle Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Desert Hills Trackside banners
Waluigi Pinball Trackside banners
Shroom Ridge Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
GCN Luigi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
GCN Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
DS Desert Hills Trackside banners
GCN DK Mountain Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
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DS Waluigi Pinball Trackside banners

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Super Mario GP[edit]

A Super Mario GP trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Super Mario GP is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Although it is ambiguous as to what the company does, GP likely stands for Grand Prix and it is named after the form Mario takes after collecting a Super Mushroom. The logo consists of the word super in an all lower case font with a blue fill and white outline, and blue speed lines coming off the right hand side of the "R". The word "Mario" appears underneath in an all capitals white font with a black outline, and "GP" to the right of that in a yellow italic font with more speed lines. The background is purple checkered with a white border in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! but just solid purple in Mario Kart DS. An alternate version of the logo appears in Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii which instead uses a red checkered background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Dino Dino Jungle Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Shroom Ridge Signs
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
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GCN Dino Dino Jungle Trackside banners

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Super Mushroom[edit]

A Super Mushroom trackside banner from Mario Kart 7

Super Mushroom is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Although what the company does is ambiguous, it is named after the Super Mushroom. The main logo consists of the word "Super" in a dark blue all capitals font with a yellow star on either side above the word "Mushroom" in the same font but in red and with shadows added. The logo has several variations, one of which places the logo in a white circle on a red background, and another that places it on a background made up of green tessellating hexagons. The other variation uses a white circle and a sky blue background, as well as changing the color of the word "Mushroom" to the same sky blue. Another logo appears in Mario Kart Wii which uses the same logo but instead buts it on a yellow background with a paler yellow border. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Dry Dry Desert Trackside banners
Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Sherbet Land Trackside banners
Mushroom City Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Desert Hills Trackside banners
DK Pass Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Desert Hills Trackside banners
GCN Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
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DS DK Pass Trackside banners

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Super Star![edit]

A Super Star! sign from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Super Star! is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart DS. Although what the company does is ambiguous, it is named after the Super Star. The main logo consists of the word "Super" in an all capitals yellow font and "Star!" in white, with the "A" replaced with a Super Star, and three white dashes above it. The background is blue with a white stripe in the top left and bottom right hand corners, and shadow underneath the text. Another logo is introduced in Mario Kart DS, which uses the same font but on a different background which is red at the top behind the text and white at the bottom behind the shadow. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Mushroom City Signs
Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Mario Circuit Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
GCN Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners

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Super Wario[edit]

A Super Wario trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Super Wario is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Although it is ambiguous as to what the company does, it is named after the Super form of Wario. One of the logos consists of the name in a black outlined 3D perspective font, with "Super" in red and "Wario" in lilac, with Wario's face in the middle. The background is green with a white stripe in the middle, and two white stars appear on wither side of Wario's face. The other logo is a parody of the Super Mario sponsor from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, using the same layout and font, even simply flipping the "M" upside down to create the "W", however the Super Wario incarnation lacks the line through the middle of the two larger letters and outlines the text and the Super Stars in black. The Super Stars and word "Super" are yellow, and the word "Wario" is purple. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Wario Colosseum Trackside banners, signs
Mario Kart DS
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Delfino Square Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Delfino Square Trackside banners

In an early version of the game shown in the 2007 E3 trailer, a Super Wario sign using the logo with Wario's face in the middle could be seen near the starting line of Wario's Gold Mine. In the final version of the game it is replaced with a generic Wario's Gold Mine sign instead.

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Waluigi Grand Prix[edit]

A Waluigi Grand Prix trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Waluigi Grand Prix (often abbreviated to WΓGP) is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Although it is ambiguous as to what the sponsor does, it appears to have some relation to Waluigi. The main logo consists of the initials in a white font in pale blue circles, with the exception of the "Γ", which is colored yellow to match Waluigi's Emblem. "Waluigi Grand Prix" appears underneath in a different all capitals white italic font, with two white stars on either side of the logo. The background is dark blue and has a border which matches the pale blue color of the circles. The Mario Kart DS version uses the same layout, but uses burgundy circles, black text ad stars underneath, a pale gray background and a white border. Another version of the logo from Mario Kart DS uses the same layout as the original, but with a dark green background, light green border and circles and a pink "Γ". The other Mario Kart DS version is also fairly similar, but puts a black stripe behind the full name, uses a yellow background and "Γ" with a paler yellow border and purple circles. In Mario Kart Wii, another trackside banner for the sponsor which it shared with Yoshi's Egg was introduced, with the Waluigi Grand Prix text and stars at the bottom in black and the black, green and white Yoshi's Egg logo above it. The background is yellow with a paler silhouette of a Yoshi Egg in the middle and an outline the same color. Another sign which it shares with Yoshi's Egg also appears in Mario Kart Wii, although the sponsor is just named as "Grand Prix", which is written in a dark blue stripe across the bottom in a white font with only a single star on either side of the text. The black and green Yoshi's Egg logo appears above it, with a white "Y" in a yellow outlined green circle above that. The sign is shaped and designed like a green Yoshi Egg with five spots and has a yellow outline. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Desert Hills Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Yoshi Falls Signs, trackside banners
GCN Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
DS Desert Hills Trackside banners

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Waluigi Kart[edit]

A Waluigi Kart trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Waluigi Kart is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. Although it is ambiguous as to what the sponsor does, it is named after Waluigi. The logo consists of the word "Waluigi" in a black outline yellow font, and "Kart" in an all capitals version. A purple and black outline appears around both words, and all of the text and outline is covered in small lightbulbs. An image of Waluigi's face and shoulders appears on each side of the logo at a slight angle. It is advertised by means of signs.

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Waluigi Stadium Signs
Mario Kart Wii
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GCN Waluigi Stadium Signs

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Waluigi Oil[edit]

A Waluigi Oil trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Waluigi Oil is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. Presumably, the company supplies oil for the Karts used on the games and is run by Waluigi. The logo consists of the company name written in a black font with the dots of the "I"s colored in red and the center of the "O" partly filled with purple and partially filled with white, to make it look like it contains oil. A 2D artwork of Waluigi's head inside a white circle with a black outline to the right of the text, and the whole logo has a purple background. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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GCN Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners

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Wario GP[edit]

A Wario GP trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Wario GP is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS, Mario Kart Wii and Mario Kart 7. Although exactly what the company does is ambiguous, GP presumably stands for Grand Prix and is run by Wario. The main logo consists of the company name in an all capitals white font with a black outline and a shape similar to Wario's moustache on either side of the text. The logo has various backgrounds, one of which is a zoomed in version of the word "Wario" in monochrome green. another version uses gray tessellated hexagons with pale gray outlines. The other logo is significantly different, using a dark blue background, but also changing the color of the moustache to white and using a yellow and orange gradient fill instead of the white. Another logo is introduced in Mario Kart Wii which uses the yellow and orange gradient but with the black moustache and a mainly gray background with a darker gray outline and a white diagonal stripe in the middle with a darker gray line on the right hand side. Wario GP banners are introduced in Mario Kart 7, which feature the original text vertically on green banners with yellow stipes on either side of the text. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and banners.

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Wario Colosseum Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Figure-8 Circuit Trackside banners
Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Wario Stadium Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
Mario Kart 7
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Wario Shipyard Banners

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Wario Kart[edit]

A Wario Kart trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Wario Kart is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!! and Mario Kart Wii. Although it is ambiguous as to exactly what the company does, is appears to have some sort of relation to Wario. The logo consists of the name in a black outlined all capitals font with a yellow and orange gradient, with an extra blue and black outline around it all. The writing is covered in small spots that give the effect of lights, and a black outlined image of Wario giving a thumbs up appears on either side of the text. Another logo uses a green all capitals font with a white outline and 3D perspective effect. A small yellow star with a green outline appears between the two words, and the logo has a green background with a slightly paler green background. The other logo is a parody of the Nintendo-style Mario Kart logo, which is in turn based off of the Nintendo logo. The logo uses the same font and composition as the Nintendo logo, minus the registered trademark sign, and uses pale blue for the oval and font and darker blue for the background. It is advertised by means of signs and trackside banners.

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Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners
Wario Colosseum Trackside banners, signs
Mario Kart Wii
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GCN Waluigi Stadium Trackside banners

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Wario Pharmacy[edit]

A Wario Pharmacy sign

Wario Pharmacy is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Presumably, it is a chemist run by Wario. Their logo consists of the company name in a pale green font with one word on top of the other, with an image of a bottle of medicine on the left hand side. The background is mid green with a dark green and light green border. It is advertised by means of signs.

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Mushroom City Signs

Wario Racing[edit]

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A Wario Racing trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Wario Racing is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Although what the company does is ambiguous, it appears to have some sort of relation to Wario. The logo consists of the company name written in a purple font with black outlines and a three dimensional effect, with black shapes on either side that resemble Wario's moustache. The background is pale green with a darker lightning bolt shape in the middle. The logo is slightly different in Mario Kart DS, using a red fill for the font, a white background and a pale green lightning bolt shape. It is advertised by means of trackside banners.

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DK Mountain Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Shroom Ridge Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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GCN DK Mountain Trackside banners

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Yoshi Yoshi[edit]

A Yoshi Yoshi banner

Yoshi Yoshi is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!. Although it is ambiguous as to what the company does it appears to have some relation to Yoshi. The logo consists of the company's name written in an all capitals dark blue font, with a picture of Yoshi in between the two words. The background is white with red and cream checkered sections on either side. It is advertised by means of banners.

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Yoshi Circuit Banners

Yoshi's Egg[edit]

A Yoshi's Egg trackside banner from Mario Kart: Double Dash!!

Yoshi's Egg (also called New Yoshi's Egg) is a sponsor that appears in Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mario Kart DS and Mario Kart Wii. Presumably, it is a new type of Yoshi Egg for sale and is run by Yoshi. The logo consists of a red oval containing the word "New" in a white all capital font on the right on a white background. "Yoshi's Egg" is written in a font similar to that of the Yoshi's Island series, with "Yoshi's" in black and "Egg" in white with a blue outline around both, as well as some extra curves. A different trackside banner that the sponsor shared with Waluigi Grand Prix was introduced in Mario Kart Wii, which featured a black Waluigi Grand Prix logo at the bottom and "Yoshi's Egg" in the normal font but with a green outline and without the oval reading "New". The background is yellow and features a pale yellow Yoshi Egg silhouette in the middle that matches the border. Yoshi's Egg also shares a sign with Waluigi Grand Prix in Mario Kart Wii, with part of the Waluigi Grand Prix logo in a dark blue stripe at the bottom and Yoshi's Egg's green outlined logo above it. The letter "Y" in a dark green gold outlined logo appears at the top of the sign. The sign is shaped like a Yoshi Egg, being a white oval with five green spots and a gold outline. It is advertised by means of trackside banners and signs.

Mario Kart: Double Dash!!
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Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart DS
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Yoshi Falls Trackside banners
GCN Yoshi Circuit Trackside banners
Mario Kart Wii
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DS Yoshi Falls Trackside banners, signs

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The Prima Games Mario Kart: Double Dash!! guide[page number needed]