Please remember that WiKirby contains spoilers, which you read at your own risk! See our general disclaimer for details.

Drill (item)

From WiKirby, your independent source of Kirby knowledge.
Jump to navigationJump to search
Drill (item)
Artwork of Drill from Kirby Air Ride
Use Attack rivals in front
Obtained Random drop in Top Ride courses
Game(s) Kirby Air Ride
Comparable to Buzz Saw
 This box: view  talk  edit 
This article is about the item from Kirby Air Ride. For the Copy Ability, see Drill. For the Power Combo from Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards, see Stone-Needle.
Attaches to the front of your machine. Sends rivals flying forward.
— Kirby Air Ride North American instruction booklet, page 24

Drill[1] is an item which appears in the Top Ride mode of Kirby Air Ride. It appears randomly during standard races, dropping onto the course. When touched by a racer, his vehicle is equipped with a drill bit on the front, which allows him to strike and knock back rivals in front of him.

The Drill can be shaken off using a Quick Spin. It can also be removed if the racer enters a stage hazard, or about 8 seconds after gaining the item.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ドリル[2]


  1. Name taken from Kirby Air Ride North American instruction booklet, page 24
  2. 20th Anniversary Kirby Pupupu Encyclopedia, page 78