racing sim.

F1 Championship 2000

F1 Championship 2000
3.5

It’s easy to confuse Formula One racing simulations because they look and play in a similar fashion. There’s UbiSoft’s Monaco Grand Prix 2, Psygnosis’ Formula 1, EA Sports’ F1 2000, Sierra’s Grand Prix Legends, Eidos’ F1 World Grand Prix and then also EA’s F1 Championship 2000. It’s a sequel to F1 2000, and it introduces […]

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Burnout: Championship Drag Racing

Burnout: Championship Drag Racing
3.5

Burnout: Championship Drag Racing is a sim based on the world of sports drag racing. If you think drag racing is about as much fun as watching paint dry, Burnout will do little to change your mind. However, if you enjoy the idea of tinkering with every aspect of your vehicle to get that one […]

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Grand Prix 4

Grand Prix 4
3.5

Geoff Crammond was long considered the godfather of Grand Prix racing simulations. Unfortunately, with Grand Prix 4, it was obvious he was clinging to the same graphics and physics engines that was used in past games. This isn’t to say that GP4 is a bad game. Far from it — Crammond’s sim is a stylish […]

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Monaco Grand Prix Racing Simulation 2

Monaco Grand Prix Racing Simulation 2
4

Monaco Grand Prix Racing Simulation 2 depicts the FIA Formula One series, but never states as much. The cars and teams are fictitious but closely modeled after 1998 F1 cars. By the same token, the tracks are rarely (Monaco excepted) identified by name, but seem to be exact replicas of the circuits that host the […]

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NASCAR Revolution

NASCAR Revolution
2.5

NASCAR Revolution is yet another beginner to intermediate racing sim. Many aspects of the game were clearly designed to make it as accessible as possible, yet the interface has a severe split-personality disorder. The telemetry system overlays data onto a video replay. It’s brilliantly intuitive, making analysis accessible and entertaining to just about anyone. However, […]

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NASCAR 2000

NASCAR 2000
3

Developer: Electronic Arts
Genre: Racing Simulation
Release: November 30, 1999

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NASCAR Thunder 2004

NASCAR Thunder 2004
4

Developer: EA Tiburon
Genre: Racing Simulation
Release: September 16, 2003

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GTR

GTR
4

Developer: SimBin Development
Genre: Driving Simulation
Release: May 3, 2005

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GP 500

GP 500
4

Developer: Melbourne House
Genre: Racing Simulation
Release: November, 1999

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F1 Challenge ’99-‘02

F1 Challenge ’99-‘02
4

Developer: Image Space
Genre: Racing Simulation
Release: 2003

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