The Purple Gem Cup is a series of races which winning rewards a purple gem and a playable character. Fake Crash is unlocked in Crash Team Racing while Zam is unlocked in Crash Nitro Kart. In Crash Team Racing, the player has to race all the bosses in said cup.
Crash Team Racing Purple Gem Cup Levels
- Roo's Tubes
- Papu's Pyramid
- Dragon Mines
- Hot Air Skyway
Crash Nitro Kart Purple Gem Cup Levels
- Android Alley
- Tiny Temple
- Thunder Struck
- Fasty was originally going to be unlocked with when obtaining the Purple Gem Cup instead of Fake Crash.