China Toy Fair


K’nex Brands Welcomes Mario Kart 7

K’nex welcomes Mario Kart 7 to its line of officially licensed Nintendo building sets. Mario Kart 7 will join the Mario Kart Wii Building Set line in the construction aisle this fall.

The new sets are designed for young Nintendo fans ages 6 and up, bringing the fun of Mario Kart 7 and Mario Kart Wii to a new generation, and expanding its appeal through a rewarding, age-appropriate K’nex building experience. In addition, the interchangeable track system rods, bricks, and connectors used in these building sets are American made.

kartassortmentMario Kart 7: Kart Assortment Series No. 1

Kids can build and race their favorite characters in karts from Mario Kart 7. Choose from fan favorites Mario, Yoshi, Donkey Kong, or Princess Peach in this Kart Assortment. Once built, the kart’s pull-back motor and accessories from the game add to the fun. Each sold separately.

slidepackMario Kart 7: Piranha Slide Track Set

The Piranha Slide Track Building Set allows kids to build Mario in his Glider Kart and then race him around a complete track. The set also includes a moveable Piranha Plant obstacle, Goomba obstacle, two coins from the game, and the buildable kart with a high-speed, battery-powered motor. The connectable track system works with all other Mario Kart building sets.

bikebuildingMario Kart Wii: Standard Bike Building Set Assortment No. 4

Ride into the fast lane with the Standard Bike Building Sets. Each includes more than 30 building pieces, a Nintendo figure, and comes in a wedge-style package that doubles as a ramp. Kids can choose from their favorite Mario Kart Wii characters: Koopa Troopa, Wario, Mario, Luigi, Toad, Donkey Kong, or Diddy Kong.

The new K’NEX Nintendo Building Sets are available at toy retailers everywhere.