Mario Kart 8 Unlockable Characters, Karts, Parts and Mode Guide

Mario Kart 8 has a huge list of unlockables which makes this kart racing game more interesting. You can unlock Characters, Modes,Karts, and Parts. Gold Trophies acquired in the Grand Prix mode enables you to unlock 14 out of 30 unlockable characters (other 16 are already available) and karts & parts by can be unlocked by collecting Coins.

Mario Kart 8

List of Unlockable Characters

Here is a list of Unlockable Characters, each character can be unlocked by earning Gold Trophy in their respective race tracks.

  • Lakitu: Lightning Cup 150cc Track
  • Toadette: Mirror Flower Cup Track
  • Larry: Leaf Cup 150cc Track
  • Morton: Mirror Mushroom Cup Track
  • Wendy: Star Cup 100cc Track
  • Iggy: Mirror Shell Cup Track
  • Roy: Flower Cup 150cc Track
  • Lemmy: Special Cup 150cc Track
  • Ludwig: Mirror Banana Cup Track
  • Rosalina: Shell Cup 150cc Track
  • Baby Rosalina: Musroom Cup 150cc Track
  • Pink Gold Peach: Banana Cup 150cc Track
  • Metal Mario: Special Cup 100cc Track
  • Mii: Star Cup 150cc Track

List of Unlockable Karts and Parts

There are many parts that you can unlock like Glider parts, Wheel parts, and customizable Body parts. Each of these parts will unlock itself after every 50 coins that you earn. If you are not playing alone, the other player's coins are combined and you can unlock these parts faster. After you reach 1000 coins mark, the 50 coin interval will turn into 100 and parts will be unlocked after every 100 coins.

The Gold Kart is the hidden kart in Mario Kart 8, you can unlock this cart by earning Gold Trophy on every track

  • Cushion Wheels

    • Coins: 50
    • Type: Wheels
  • Mr. Scooty

    • Coins: 100
    • Type: Bike
  • Blue Standard
    • Coins: 150
    • Type: Wheels
  • Pipe Frame

    • Coins: 200
    • Type: Kart
  • Tri-Speeder

    • Coins: 250
    • Type: Three-wheeled Kart
  • Slick
    • Coins: 300
    • Type: Wheels
  • Wild Wiggler

    • Coins: 350
    • Type: ATV
  • Button

    • Coins: 400
    • Type: Wheels
  • Cloud Glider
    • Coins: 450
    • Type: Glider
  • Varmint

    • Coins: 500
    • Type: Bike
  • Plane Glider

    • Coins: 550
    • Type: Glider
  • Yoshi Bike

    • Coins: 600
    • Type: Bike
  • Flower Glider

    • Coins: 650
    • Type: Glider
  • The Duke

    • Coins: 700
    • Type: Bike
  • Circuit Special

    • Coins: 750
    • Type: Kart
  • Prancer
    • Coins: 800
    • Type: Kart
  • Crimson Slim

    • Coins: 850
    • Type: Wheel
  • Landship
    • Coins: 900
    • Type: Kart
  • Flame Rider

    • Coins: 950
    • Type: Bike
  • Retro Off-Road
    • Coins: 1000
    • Type: Wheel
  • Steel Driver
    • Coins: 1100
    • Type: Kart
  • Azure Roller

    • Coins: 11200
    • Type: Wheel
  • Wario Wing

    • Coins: 1300
    • Type: Kart
  • Comet
    • Coins: 1400
    • Type: Bike
  • Off-Road
    • Coins: 1500
    • Type: Wheels
  • Metal Wheels

    • Coins: 1600
    • Type: Wheels
  • Jet Bike

    • Coins: 1700
    • Type: Bike
  • Teddy Buggy

    • Coins: 1800
    • Type: Kart
  • Waddle Wing
    • Coins: 1900
    • Type: Glider
  • Bowser Kite

    • Coins: 2000
    • Type: Glider
  • Hot Monster

    • Coins: 2100
    • Type: Wheels
  • Cat Cruiser

    • Coins: 2200
    • Type: Kart
  • Sponge

    • Coins: 2300
    • Type: Wheels
  • Peach Parasol
    • Coins: 2400
    • Type: Glider
  • MKTV Parafoil

    • Coins: 2500
    • Type: Glider
  • Cyber Slick

    • Coins: 2600
    • Type: Wheels
  • Sports Coupe
    • Coins: 2700
    • Type: Kart

Unlockable Mode

Mirror Mode can be unlocked by getting all 8 Gold Trophies Grand Prix races.

  • When you get Gold Trophies on all Mirror Mode and 150cc races, ending credits with different typesof music will be unlocked.
  • If you finish all four races in a single cup you will unlock Character stamps