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How To Drift
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How To Drift

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Read this guide to learn how to drift in Mario Kart Tour! Know the timings, how to do Mini-Turbo, Super Mini-Turbo, Ultra Mini-Turboo and more!


Useful Techniques

Click Here For Beginner's Tips & Guides!

Merit Of Drifting

Turn Without Losing Speed

By drifting, you can turn without losing speed on the corner. Drifting one corner only makes slight difference but it adds up to big gap between rivals in the end accumulatively.

Click Here For More About Simple Drift & Manual Drift!

Speed Up Using "Mini-Turbo"


By holding your swipe in the direction you're turning, blue sparks appear. By releasing your finger off the screen, you can accelerate by using Mini-Turbo.

How To Drift And Its Timing

Swipe In The Direction Your Turning


▲When you want to turn left...

Drifting 2

▲Swipe left and hold

Adjust Direction By Swiping Left & Right

You will curve too much and hit the wall if you are sliding too much on one direction. Adjust your angle by swiping left and right while holding.

Click Here For More About Driving Controls & How To Use Items!

Start Drifting Before Entering Corner

It's too late to start drifting when you enter the corner. When you see a curve in front of you, start drifting befoorehand so that you can smoothly go through the corner.


▲Start drifting right about this place

Hug The Curve

Hug the curve

By hugging the curve, you can run in the short distance and shorten the lap time.

Tips For Mini-Turbo

3 Types Of Mini-Turbo

Longer you hold the drift, the longer you accelerate. Try holding the drift as much as possible.

Types of Turbo

  • Mini-Turbo
  • Super Mini-Turbo
  • Ultra Mini-Turbo
Click Here For Other Techniques To Earn Points!

Turn On The Manual Drift For Ultra Mini-Turbo

Ultra Mini-Turbo only activates when you are using Manual Drift. Go To "Setting" and turn on "Manual Drift" under the Control Method.

Learn More About Setting From Here

Spark On The Tire

When you see a spark on the tire when drifting, that means you can activate Mini-Turbo. Each type of Mini-Turbo has different color.


▲Mini-Turbo (Blue)

Super Mni-Turbo

▲Super Mini-Turbo (Orange)

Ultra Mini-Turbo

▲Ultra Mini-Turbo (Purple)

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Anonymous 1

I still can’t figure out how the CPU is drifting down a straight road /-:

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