Total Nerd The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Nintendo 64 at some point.

If you owned a Nintendo 64 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 Nintendo 64 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. Some of the most fun we've ever had with games was with the racing games on N64, the legendary game play and marvelous graphics of the time creating a phenomenal gaming experience.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling racing games that were released for Nintendo 64. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll contains items like Mario Kart 64 and Paperboy. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.

1
164 50
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

2
129 41
Diddy Kong Racing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

3
81 32
F-Zero X is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
F-Zero X 1998

4
104 55
Cruis'n USA is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

5
76 36
Wave Race 64 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

6
61 28
Star Wars Episode I: Racer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

7
63 32
Cruis'n World is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

8
40 20
Beetle Adventure Racing! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

9
46 26
Excitebike 64 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

10
46 26
San Francisco Rush: Extreme Ra... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

11
46 27
1080° Snowboarding is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

12
40 23
Snowboard Kids is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

13
34 18
Extreme-G is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Extreme-G 1998

14
29 16
Top Gear Rally is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

15
26 14
Extreme-G 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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28 16
Top Gear Overdrive is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

17
29 17
Ridge Racer 64 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

18
29 17
San Francisco Rush 2049 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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22 11
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

20
17 7
Hot Wheels Turbo Racing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

21
25 15
Wipeout 64 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Wipeout 64 1998

22
19 10
Rush 2: Extreme Racing USA is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

23
20 11
Cruis'n Exotica is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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21 12
Snowboard Kids 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

25
21 12
World Driver Championship is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

26
18 10
Vigilante 8 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

27
28 20
Hydro Thunder is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

28
15 9
Micro Machines 64 Turbo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Micro Machines 64 Turbo 1999

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17 11
F-1 World Grand Prix is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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22 16
Lego Racers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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14 9
Blast Corps is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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9 4
Off Road Challenge is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

33
8 3
Crazy Taxi 2 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

34
13 8
Automobili Lamborghini is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

35
21 17
Mickey's Speedway USA is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

36
14 10
Re-Volt is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Re-Volt 1999

37
14 10
S.C.A.R.S. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
S.C.A.R.S. 1998

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13 9
Roadsters is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Roadsters 1999

39
12 8
Stunt Racer 64 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

40
11 7
Destruction Derby is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

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8 4
California Speed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

42
14 11
Road Rash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
Road Rash 1991

43
10 7
AeroGauge is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
AeroGauge 1997

44
9 6
F1 Racing Championship is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

45
17 15
South Park Rally is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

46
10 8
Carmageddon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

47
14 13
Pilotwings 64 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

48
9 8
Body Harvest is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

49
7 7
Monster Truck Madness 64 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

50
6 6
Rally Challenge 2000 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games