Mario Kart Tour’s Vancouver Tour just kicked off with a bang, introducing fresh new Spotlight Characters, drivers, karts, gliders, courses, challenges, rewards, and more. Basically, everything you want from a new Mario Kart Tour, errr, Tour.

In this guide, we’re going to detail everything that’s new one piece of content at a time. That way you can decide whether or not it’s worth downloading. If it’s something else you’re looking for, why not go ahead and check out our Complete Guide to Mario Kart Tour.

Mario Kart Tour Valentine’s Tour – Everything That’s New

Spotlight Characters

Rosalina (Aurora)

Wario (Hiker)


Birdo (Light Blue)


Light-blue Turbo Birdo

Comet Tail

Snow Skimmer


Blue Flower Glider

Luma Parafoil

Rainbow Starchute

Yoshi’s Egg Hanafuda


Vancouver Velocity

Vancouver Velocity is the brand new course for the Vancouver Tour. It features a snowy, mountainous backdrop with lots of cozy lighting and aurora borealis filling the sky.


Tour Challenges 1

  • Do 20 Jump Boosts
  • Land 3 hits with Green Shells
  • Get a Fantastic combo a total of 10 times
  • Land 3 hits with Bananas in a single race
  • Get 1st place 3 times using a driver wearing a dress
  • Take out 5 snowpeople
  • Pass through every ring in the Ring Race bonus challenge of the Mario Cup
  • Get 1st place without crashing
  • Cause opponents to crash 3 times while gliding

Gold Challenges

  • Do a total of 3 Slipstream boosts
  • Land 5 hits with Red Shells
  • Get 1st place in a race 5 times
  • Finish a race in Frenzy mode
  • Earn a score of 10,000 or higher on a T course
  • Get 1st place in a 150cc or higher race 3 times in a row
  • Glide a distance of 2,000 or longer using a driver with a mustache
  • Get 1st place in a 200cc race 3 times
  • Get 1st place in a race in Vancouver 5 times


Standard Rewards

Gold Rewards