Each character in Mario Kart 8 belongs to one of three different weight classes: Light, Medium and Heavy. As you’d expect, lighter characters have lower overall speed but also much faster acceleration, while heavier characters get off the grid more slowly but have a zippier maximum speed.
Does your card matter in Mario Kart?
Each part of your vehicle will affect the overall stats in five different categories. The five stats each part affects can be found below: Speed – Your overall top speed.
Which character is best in Mario Kart 8?
Best Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Characters
|Donkey Kong, Roy, Waluigi||4.5||20.75|
|Wario, Dry Bowser||4.75||20.75|
|Metal/Gold Mario, Pink Gold Peach||4.25||21.5|
Are bikes better than cars Mario Kart 8?
Karts have better stats overall than bikes. Other than that there are courses which are more suited to one or the other. … Courses with less tight bends are better for the bikes because you can hug the inside corner for a better line.
Is Toad the fastest in Mario Kart?
Toad: Lightweight and Nimble
In Mario Kart 64, Toad is the lightest and all around fastest racer. He reaches mid and upper speeds faster than Yoshi.