Total Nerd 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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1
125 43
Mario Kart: Double Dash‼ is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

2
91 29
F-Zero GX is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
2003

3
66 37
Kirby Air Ride is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

4
51 32
Need for Speed: Underground 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

5
47 29
Need for Speed: Most Wanted is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

6
44 28
Burnout 2: Point of Impact is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

7
38 23
Wave Race: Blue Storm is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

8
38 23
Need for Speed: Carbon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

9
28 15
SSX 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
2003

10
44 30
Need for Speed: Underground is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

11
46 32
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

12
25 13
Crazy Taxi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
1999

13
40 27
Crash Nitro Kart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

14
33 21
The Simpsons Road Rage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

15
28 18
Burnout is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
2002

16
34 24
Crash Tag Team Racing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

17
18 11
ATV Quad Power Racing 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

18
19 12
NASCAR: Dirt to Daytona is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

19
17 11
1080° Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

20
25 21
Sonic Riders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

21
16 12
SSX Tricky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games
2001

22
11 7
Pro Rally 2002 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

23
23 20
XG3: Extreme G Racing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

24
18 15
Sonic Heroes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games

25
14 11
XGRA: Extreme G Racing Associa... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best GameCube Racing Games