Win the gold cup in the 150cc class. After the Nintendo 64 is
reset, the title screen will change to confirm that mirrored
courses are enabled. Enter the 150cc option under GP mode to
access the courses. Note that when racing the mirrored Toads'
Turnpike, you will be going against the traffic.
Mario 64 castle:
Follow the yellow road to the right of the big jump on the
Royal Raceway course to reach the castle from Mario 64.
Course ghost racers:
Enter time trial mode and complete a course, beating the time
indicated below. Then, select "Retry" to race the course again.
The phrase "Now Meet the Course Ghost" will appear. The course
ghosts are automatically saved to the cartridge for future
replay without beating the course time again.
Mario Raceway 1'30"00
Luigi Raceway 1'52"00
Royal Raceway 2'40"00
Press A to accelerate at the instant between the dimming of
the second light and the flashing of the blue light at the
start of the race. Performed correctly, your kart will rapidly
accelerate ahead of the other racers. Note that accelerating
too soon will result in a spin out.
Banana peel recovery
When a banana peel is run over, immediately hold the brake for
one second, then accelerate to avoid skidding or losing a
balloon in battle mode.
Align your kart behind the next racer. Wisps of air will appear
from the sides of your kart. The small speed increase that your
kart will gain should be enough to pass the racer that is being
Hold R to slide around a corner, and press the Analog-stick
to steer in the direction of the turn, then to the opposite
direction. The smoke from your kart will change from white
to yellow if done correctly. Continue to hold R and repeat
the steering motion with the Analog-stick to change the smoke
from yellow to red. Release R once the smoke becomes red. The
speed of your kart should increase for a few seconds.
After falling off a course, watch as Lukita places your kart
back on the track. Press A when your kart is two or three
tire widths from the track to immediately resume the race.