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The Best GameCube Racing Games 

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for GameCube at some point.

If you owned a GameCube at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few racing games in your collection. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best GameCube racing games of all time. If driving fast cars is your thing, then get behind the wheel and try out some of these fantastic games.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling racing games that were released for GameCube. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll features Mario Kart: Double Dash, F Zero GX and more. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.
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Mario Kart: Double Dash‼... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (Nintendo Entertainment Analysis & Development)
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F-Zero GX is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (Nintendo)
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Need for Speed: Undergro... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2004 (EA Canada)
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Need for Speed: Most Wan... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2005 (EA Canada)
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Kirby Air Ride is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (HAL Laboratory)
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Burnout 2: Point of Impa... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2002 (Criterion Games)
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Need for Speed: Undergro... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (EA Black Box)
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Need for Speed: Hot Purs... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2002 (EA Canada)
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Need for Speed: Carbon ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2006 (EA Canada)
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Wave Race: Blue Storm is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2001 (Nintendo Software Technology)
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SSX 3 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (EA Canada)
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Crazy Taxi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 1999 (Sega AM3)
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The Simpsons Road Rage ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2001 (Altron Corporation)
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R: Racing Evolution is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (Namco)
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Crash Nitro Kart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (Driver-Inter)
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Burnout is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2002 (Criterion Games)
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Crash Tag Team Racing is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2005 (Radical Entertainment)
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NASCAR: Dirt to Daytona ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2002 (Monster Games)
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SSX Tricky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
SSX Tricky Released: 2001 (EA Canada)
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Sonic Riders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2006 (Now Production)
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Auto Modellista is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2002 (Capcom)
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1080° Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2003 (Nintendo Software Technology)
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SSX on Tour is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2005 (EA Canada)
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XG3: Extreme G Racing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2001 (Acclaim Cheltenham)
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Cars is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
Released: 2006 (Capybara Games)