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Has basic attributes, but holds much Air.

— Description, Sonic Riders[1]

The Air Tank (エアタンク Eatanku?) is a Bike type Extreme Gear that appears in Sonic Riders. It can contain large amounts of Air.


According to its profile, the Air Tank has basic attributes, but can hold much Air. It is unlocked in the game by completing the Heroes Story in Story Mode and can then be purchased at the shop for 1,000 Rings.

The Air Tank closely resembles a typical motorcycle scooter. It is colored blue with yellow highlights, black accents on the bottom, a black seat and has light grey exhaust pipes on the sides of its rear.

Abilities and traits

As a Bike-type Extreme Gear in Sonic Riders, the Air Tank is more powerful, but less maneuverable and less fuel efficient than most other types of Extreme Gears.

The Air Tank has low Air Boost speeds and just below average stats, but possesses a large Air Tank meter that lets it store larger amounts of Air during a race, allowing it to perform Air Boost and Air Slide more often than a normal Extreme Gear. Its drawback however is that any amount of air the Air Tank gains from performing any racing actions (Tricks, Grinding, Air Riding etc.) is reduced by 40% compared to the average Extreme Gear.


Dash ★★☆☆☆☆☆
Limit ★★☆☆☆☆☆
Power ★★☆☆☆☆☆
Cornering ★☆☆☆☆☆☆


  1. Official in-game description.

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