This article is about a/an rider form used by several identities in the Kamen Rider Series.
Dark Drive Next

Kamen Rider Dark Drive

Kamen Rider Dark Drive (仮面ライダーダークドライブ Kamen Raidā Dāku Doraibu) may refer to any of the following characters.


Dark Drive Next

Type Next

"Drive: Type Next! (Orchestral rock music)"
―Transformation announcement[src]
  • Height: 199 cm
  • Weight: 103.8 kg

Type Next (タイプネクスト Taipu Nekusuto) is Dark Drive's Mercedes-based form. Accessed through the Next side of the Shift Next Special Car, this form bears the Type Next Tire (タイプネクストタイヤ Taipu Nekusuto Taiya).

This form is exclusive to Kamen Rider Drive: Surprise Future.



  • Drive Driver - Belt-based transformation device
  • Shift Brace - Bracelet-based transformation device
  • Shift Cars - Gives access to Dark Drive's forms and powers, depending on which car is used. They also allow Dark Drive to move normally during a Slowdown.



Behind the Scenes


The autopilot version of Kamen Rider Dark Drive is voiced by Chris Peppler (クリス・ペプラー Kurisu Pepurā), who portrays Krim Steinbelt in the TV series. His voice is pitched down to sound deeper.


Who is Dark Drive

Who is Dark Drive?