After announcing Mercedes-branded Mario Kart 8 DLC for Japan earlier this year, Nintendo of America has tweeted that the GLA-Class Kart will be coming to North America this summer:

This move might bug some Nintendo fans as a Mercedes isn’t exactly an aesthetic match to the cartoon-like Mario Kart 8, though licensing deals like this could certainly help Nintendo’s bottom line.

We’ll see how the DLC kart plays, and whether or not it will be free (if it isn’t, count us out), when it launches this summer. Stay tuned!

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Christopher Kalanderopoulos founded Eggplante in 2009 to cover one event in Los Angeles. It never occurred to him that it would make him the Editor of an online magazine for the next decade. He spends most of his time gaming, backing cool Kickstarter projects, and hanging out with his wicked cool nieces and nephews.

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