200cc is the fastest engine class in the Mario Kart series to date. However, it is only playable in Mario Kart 8 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and was released in a free update on April 23, 2015. 200cc requires and takes more skill and technique than all classes according to Nintendo.
Being the largest engine class, vehicles in Mario Kart 8 are now able to exceed 100km/h.
In Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, completing 200cc is compulsory to unlock Gold Mario.