So you just finished watching Fast & Furious and now you are craving for speed, but you cannot take it out on real streets because you know that ‘speed thrills but kills’. Stay tight for today we bring you the best racing games for Windows 10 that will satisfy your speed rush and keep your adrenaline kicking.
The best racing games are not the ones that vent a hair-raising sound or the kind that comes with supercars—though both helps. They are the kind that pulls you right into the action as if you are the one taking the wheel with your eyes strained as the asphalt whips past 200kph. Ready to fire up the engine and conquer the roads? Here are the best racing games, the trailblazers in the racing universe that you should check out.
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The Best Racing Games for Windows
GT Racing 2
If you are fascinated by Le-Mans racing or Grand touring and the way those cars race at a neck-breaking speed with crowds full of cheering spectators, then you might want to try out the GT Racing 2. This game will give you a real driving feel with real like game physics and realistic graphics. You can choose from a variety of high-end cars including the phenomenal Ferrari, Mercedes and more. And you can also upgrade them with visual upgrades and performance kits.
The game’s performance is boosted by the variety of driving modes that it offers. You can choose from Classic races, Overtakes, Knockout round, and One on One. A variety of camera modes exist and you can select the camera view that suits your style, including the interior view.
GT Racing 2 is available for both Windows mobile and PC. Even better, you can play solo and if you have a friend who wants a challenge, you can choose the Multiplayer option. The game also offers 13 tracks to choose from with different times of day and weather.
Asphalt 8: Airborne
Asphalt 8: Airborne is a thrilling game from Gameloft that is available for both Windows mobile and Windows PC. The game has responsive controls, fantastic graphics and is definitely one of the best racing games available.
The game offers all you need to feel the sensation of a racing driver and more. From the airborne jumps to the slow impacts, the visual effects will put you right into the action. Asphalt offers over 100 cars to choose from. You will find high-end exotics like Ferrari, Chevrolet, Tesla, Lotus, Dodge, and Audi.
Asphalt does not restrict you to one racing field. It gives you the opportunity to explore various venues that give you a real-life experience. If you are a city boy, you can choose cities like Venice, Iceland, or any city from the nine venues, and if you prefer to get a little dirty, you can tear the dirt in the Great Nevada desert.
The game also has a multiplayer mode that supports up to 8 players and can be saved locally or in the cloud to continue playing across devices. Control options include keyboard controls, on-screen controls, and tilt sensors.
Editor’s Note: This article continues on the next page. If you’re interested in other racing games, check out our wide collection of guides.Editor's Note: This article was originally published in September 2016 and was revamped and updated in January 2021 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.