Released by Namco for arcades in 1980, Rally-X was the first scrolling open-world video game, and the first open-world driving/racing game.
MX vs ATV Legends
Rainbow Studios' storied off-road racing series returns with a career mode, 2-player split-screen, and 16-player online multiplayer.
Gran Turismo Sport
Polyphony Digital's driving simulator comes to PlayStation 4 with a strong focus on competitive online multiplayer.
An racing game from Yu Suzuki, featuring a full 360° axis. It was the first kart racer, setting the template for more popular kart racers such as the Mario Kart series.
Driving Emotion Type-S
Driving Emotion Type-S is Square's entry into the racing-simulation genre. It is greatly disliked in (at least) the West due to its high difficulty.
An over-the-top street racing game by the studio behind Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune. Take control of one of eight real-life cars and race seven opponents in four cities.
Dead Heat Riders
The sequel to Namco Bandai's 2010 high-octane street racing game Dead Heat, switching from cars to motorcycles.
From the makers of Steep. Race downhill on motocross bikes, BMX, skis, snowboards, gliders, and more.
TNN Motor Sports Hardcore 4x4
An off road racing game in which the player drives a 4x4 like a Jeep or pickup truck around cross-country loops and attempts to get to the finish line first.
Newman-Haas Indy Car Featuring Nigel Mansell
A 16-bit Indy Car driving game developed by Gremlin Interactive in 1994.
Top Gear 2
Top Gear 2, sequel to Top Gear, is a racing game that features purchasable vehicle upgrades, weather, nitro boosts, and 64 playable tracks.
Top Gear sends players over eight countries around the world with one of four cars, facing sharp turns, pit stops, and debris in this arcade-style racing game.
Nigel Mansell's World Championship
A Formula One racing simulator endorsed by F-1 star, Nigel Mansell.
Lotus: The Ultimate Challenge
The last game in the Lotus series has two game modes. Race against the clock or 19 computer opponents in three different cars. The Ultimate Challenge also has the RECS level editor so you can create thousands of your own levels.
Street Outlaws: The List
A street racing game based on the Discovery Channel reality-TV series Street Outlaws.
Midnight Club: Los Angeles
Make a reputation for yourself by tearing through the streets of an authentically recreated version of LA in Midnight Club: Los Angeles.
Lotus Turbo Challenge 2
Lotus 2 is a racing game and sequel to Lotus Esprit Turbo Challenge. It features more cars and tracks than its predecessor.
A simple rally and racing game by Rage Software, bundled with new PCs and Inno3D graphics cards in 2001 and saw a limited retail release by Global Software Publishing. It was often bundled with Rage's Midnight GT.
IndyCar Racing II
IndyCar Racing II is a racing sim developed by Papyrus, based on the 1995 IndyCar World Series. It was re-released a year later as CART Racing, following the IndyCar/CART split.