Best Racing Games for the Playstation 2


The Top Ten

1 Need for Speed Underground 2

I love this game!, I like it how you need to find all the stores, it makes the game more fun. the URL races and special events just make this game the best racing game ever! - dragon13304

I always have some nostalgia attack when I listen to Riders on the Storm with Snoop Dogg or any other song from the soundtrack of this game. Very simple and fun.

It is the baddest game all over the world

Totally worth it! Amazing graphics, awesome gameplay, easy-to-learn controls! If this game wouldn't be on my system, I would never touch my PS2.

2 Burnout 3 Takedown

This game is simply the most fun game I have ever played due to one simple reason-TAKEDOWNS

One word... SMASH! The crashes are amazing. Just enjoy the way the car slides around.

Thrilling, daring racing game

Burnout 3 remains one of the most pure arcade racing experiences ever made, and despite the years past, has aged absolutely beautifully. The speed is intense, putting the player right close to the edge on whether they can nail the corner, takedown their opponents (hence the name), or be heading head first for the wall or oncoming traffic.

Combine that with a rocking' soundtrack, great performance (runs at a rather consistent 60 FPS), Native 480P support, and the always excellent crash mode, puts this game as one of the best arcade racers of all time. - BloodyThunderX

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3 Gran Turismo 4

The scope for this game is beyond anything else that was available at the time. Over 700+ Cars, 50+ tracks, a VERY extensive career mode that (should you do everything on A-Spec mode) can take over 200 HOURS to complete, a very widespread way to go through the game at your own pace with what you want, and some solid driving experiences that put Gran Turismo 4 on its own plateau as becoming an all time classic racing game. - BloodyThunderX

It has the Nuerburgring... nothing is better then driving in the "green hell"

Great cars, Great tracks, Great Gameplay, Great everything.

Best graphics

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4 Need for Speed Most Wanted

This game is the best game with cars in the world and it has the best and the fastest cars ever and they look the best plus you can actualy break and drive through things and its awesome getting chased by the popo's and when the car breaks down and you get the fastest car in the game it is really cool and you can do glitchs and make cars better and there is no game that comes close to how good this game is

The best of multiple worlds... Role-playing, storyline, cut-in action sequences, customization, free-roam, chases... MW has it all!

Wonderful Racing, Very Realistic Pursuit System, And We Also Love Cross

It is the best game in ps2, you stupids

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5 Need for Speed Carbon


6 Burnout Dominator


7 Crash Tag Team Racing
8 Midnight Club 3 (Dub Edition)

very nice game, I have the dub edition remix edition which has an extra city, Tokyo. - dragon13304

a really good game but with the most terrible music selection ever - moose4life19

I Also Have Dub Edition Remix, Great Game.

This game is really fun especially dub edition remix

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9 Crash Nitro Kart

Great array of weapons, characters and tracks! Great considering it's and old PS2 game.

10 Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 2

This is actually the best ps2 racing game ever

The Contenders

11 Flat Out
12 Gran Turismo 3 A-spec

One of the best PS2 racing games out there. And it was one of the console's lauch titles!

13 Wipeout Fusion

Most unique racing game for the ps2

14 Burnout: Revenge

Best ps2 race game ever

15 Mx 2002
16 Simpsons: Road Rage
17 Kinetica
18 MotorStorm: Arctic Edge
19 ATV Offroad Fury 3
20 MX vs ATV Unleashed
21 Midnight Club Street Racing 2

Its a very intersting game. Every one interest in this game. In this game there were a very interesting cars.

22 Splashdown: Rides Gone Wild
23 Tokyo Xtreme Racer 3
24 TOCA Race Driver 3

The best.

25 ATV Offroad Fury 2

One of my favorite games ever.

Love this game

26 ChoroQ
27 DT Racer
28 V8 Supercars
29 Speed Racer: The Video Game
30 Speed Kings
31 DT Carnage
32 NASCAR Thunder 2004
33 Road Trip Adventure

Should be in top 5

34 Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights
35 ATV Offroad Fury
36 Crash N' Burn
37 Street Racing Syndicate
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List Stats

300 votes
37 listings
9 years, 158 days old

Top Remixes (4)

1. Crash Nitro Kart
2. Burnout Dominator
3. Burnout 3 Takedown
1. Burnout 3 Takedown
2. Flat Out
3. Crash Tag Team Racing
1. Need for Speed Underground 2
2. Burnout Dominator
3. Need for Speed Carbon

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