In this photo provided by Nintendo of America, Ryan Friedlinghaus, founder and CEO of West Coast Customs (R) points out key features of the life-size Mario Kart to Reggie Fils-Aime, president and COO of Nintendo of America (L), at the LA Auto Show, Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011 in Los Angeles. Nintendo teamed up with West Coast Customs to create two vehicles in celebration of the Dec. 4 release of Mario Kart 7 for the portable Nintendo 3DS system.
Nintendo creates life-size Mario Karts
As part of its promotion for the new Mario Kart 7 game for the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo teamed up with West Coast Customs to create two life-size models of the go-carts - one for Mario and one for Luigi. Watch the video.