Top 10 Songs to Play at a Race Car Event

When your at a race car event it's nice to have music to keep you entertained if either nothing is going on or if they are setting up for something but anyway these songs are ones that are best played at these kinds of events

The Top Ten

1 Black Betty - Ram Jam

This is a staple of Race Car events this song is definitely one to play at these events - christangrant

2 The Distance - Cake

Just like Black Betty this is another staple of race car events it works best when you play the song before the race starts - christangrant

3 Mississippi Queen - Mountain

It seems this song is played a lot at car events and that's why it's on my list - christangrant

4 Fuel - Metallica

Of course, they should play Fuel and Highway Star, these songs are like made for this. - Metal_Treasure

Hey a song called fuel would also be a great song to play at events - christangrant

Gimme fuel, gimme fire, gimme Kyle Bush, my favorite car driver! - EliHbk

5 Highway Star - Deep Purple

Well this song perfectly fit's the mood of a Race car event - christangrant

A song made for this purpose - it has speed, energy and suitable lyrics (somebody has to tell them about this song, haha):
"Nobody gonna take my car
I'm gonna race it to the ground
Nobody gonna beat my car
It's gonna break the speed of sound
Oooh it's a killing machine
It's got everything
Like a driving power, big fat tires and everything
I love it and I need it, I bleed it
Yeah it's a wild hurricane
Alright hold tight I'm a highway star" - Metal_Treasure

6 Highway to Hell - AC/DC
7 Wheels of Steel - Saxon

Great song! A must for this list

Badass song, perfect for any type of racing with a beautiful machine - gravy

8 Baby - Justin Bieber
9 Flirtin' with Disaster - Molly Hatchet
10 Real Gone - Sheryl Crow

This is the best song ever

What gave me this idea is obviously because of the movie cars - christangrant

The Newcomers

? You Might Think - The Cars

The Contenders

11 We Will Rock You - Queen
12 Kickstart My Heart - Motley Crue
13 Turbo Lover - Judas Priest
14 Panama - Van Halen

Well the song is about a car (I think it is) and it's played often at the events so this would be a song to play - christangrant

This was in the Racing game Gran Turismo 4 so it definitely gives me race car event vibes. - cjWriter1997

15 I Speed at Night - Dio
16 Born to Be Wild - Steppenwolf
17 Shoot to Thrill - AC/DC

Hey gotta have at least one AC/DC song defintley fits the mood - christangrant

18 We are the Champions - Queen

This is mostly for whoever wins the event - christangrant

19 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
20 Motorhead - Motorhead

Hey their has to be at least one Motorhead song played at an event after all aren't people who like cars, Motorheads? - christangrant

21 Thunderstruck - AC/DC
22 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen

Play this when someone loses - christangrant

23 Life in the Fast Lane - The Eagles
24 Death Alley Driver - Rainbow
25 Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
26 Black Sunshine - White Zombie
27 Super Charger Heaven - White Zombie
28 Stallions of the Highway - Saxon
29 If You Want Blood (You've Got It) - AC/DC

This is mostly for the guitar riff lyrics not so much - christangrant

30 Ace Of Spades - Motorhead
31 Cum on Feel the Noize - Quiet Riot
32 Metal Health (Bang Your Head) - Quiet Riot
33 American Woman - The Guess Who
34 Bad to the Bone - George Thorogood & the Destroyers
35 Crazy Train - Ozzy Osbourne
36 Good Ol' Boys - Waylon Jennings

Why not play the Dukes of Hazard theme I'm sure most of the people who go to these events have heard or seen the show - christangrant

37 East Bound and Down - Jerry Reed

Again just like Dukes of Hazard people will have seen smokey and the bandit as well - christangrant

38 Next Go Round - Nickelback
39 Life is a Highway - Tom Cochrane

Yep, the roadtrip song would go good! - EliHbk

40 Heading Out to the Highway - Judas Priest
41 Fueled - Anthrax
42 Built for Speed - Motorhead
43 Welcome to the Jungle - Guns N' Roses
44 Animals - Nickelback
45 The Final Countdown - Europe
46 Rock 'N' Roll Train - AC/DC
47 Watch Me - Silento
48 Stupid Hoe - Nicki Minaj
49 My X - Rae Sremmurd

Or maybe no, how about that? - EliHbk

50 Rack City - Tyga
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Black Betty - Ram Jam
2. The Distance - Cake
3. Flirtin' with Disaster - Molly Hatchet
1. Black Betty - Ram Jam
2. Fuel - Metallica
3. Highway Star - Deep Purple
1. Black Betty - Ram Jam
2. The Distance - Cake
3. Mississippi Queen - Mountain


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