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Parafoil
ParafoilGliderMK8
The Parafoil glider, as it appears in Mario Kart 8.
Type Glider
First appearance Mario Kart 7 (2011)
Total appearances Mario Kart 7
Mario Kart 8
Advantages MK7: Acceleration
MK8: Acceleration
Disadvantages MK7: Weight
MK8: Weight

The Parafoil, also known as the Paraglider, is an unlockable glider in Mario Kart 7 and in Mario Kart 8.

In both of the games, they offer good acceleration, but bad weight. Its stats are identical with the Cloud Glider, Peach Parasol, Parachute, Flower Glider, Bowser Kite, MKTV Parafoil, Hylian Kite.

History

Mario Kart 7

The glider made its first appearance in Mario Kart 7 as an unlockable glider. Its stats are identical with the Flower Glider, Peach Parasol, and the Swooper.

Mario Kart 8

They return in Mario Kart 8, with an upgraded appearance. The colors of the glider now features a white center with yellow, pink, and blue colors and it lacks the emblem of the driver. Unlike in Mario Kart 7, it is available from the start.

Statistics

Mario Kart 7

Stat Name Stat Value
Speed 0
Acceleration +0.25
Weight -0.25
Handling 0
Off-Road 0

Mario Kart 8

Stat Name Stat Value
Speed 0
Acceleration +0.25
Weight -0.25
Handling 0
Traction 0

Trivia

  • In Mario Kart 7, the name of the glider was Paraglider, and the name used today was used by other languages during that time.


Mario Kart 7 vehicle parts
Karts Nitro Karts Standard KartGold StandardBirthday GirlBumble VBruiserSoda JetTiny TugCact-XKoopa ClownCloud 9ZucchiniBlue SevenBolt Buggy
Retro Karts B DasherEgg 1Barrel TrainPipe Frame
Wheels StandardGold TiresRollerSlimSlickSpongeMushroomWoodRed MonsterMonster
Gliders Super GliderGold GliderPeach ParasolFlower GliderBeast GliderSwooperParaglider
Mario Kart 8 vehicle parts
Bodies Karts Standard KartPipe FrameMach 8Steel DriverCat CruiserCircuit SpecialTri-SpeederBadwagonPrancerBiddybuggyLandshipSneekerSports CoupeGold StandardGLAW 25 Silver Arrow300 SL RoadsterBlue FalconTanooki KartB DasherStreetleP-Wing
Bikes Standard BikeCometSport BikeThe DukeFlame RiderVarmintMr. ScootyJet BikeYoshi BikeMaster CycleCity Tripper
ATVs Standard ATVWild WigglerTeddy BuggyBone Rattler
Wheels StandardMonsterRollerSlimSlickMetalButtonOff-RoadSpongeWoodCushionBlue StandardHot MonsterAzure RollerCrimson SlimCyber SlickRetro Off-RoadGold TiresGLA TiresTriforce TiresLeaf Tires
Gliders Super GliderCloud GliderWario WingWaddle WingPeach ParasolParachuteParafoilFlower GliderBowser KitePlane GliderMKTV ParafoilGold GliderHylian KitePaper Glider

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