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.

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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.
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227 56
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

2
173 53
Diddy Kong Racing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

3
116 41
F-Zero X is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
1998

4
107 47
Wave Race 64 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

5
134 72
Cruis'n USA is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

6
83 39
Star Wars Episode I: Racer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

7
79 43
Cruis'n World is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

8
66 37
1080° Snowboarding is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

9
57 30
Beetle Adventure Racing! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

10
43 20
Top Gear Rally is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

11
62 38
San Francisco Rush: Extreme Ra... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

12
58 35
Snowboard Kids is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

13
57 36
Excitebike 64 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

14
48 29
Extreme-G is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
1998

15
42 25
Top Gear Overdrive is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

16
40 24
San Francisco Rush 2049 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

17
40 26
Ridge Racer 64 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

18
30 18
Vigilante 8: 2nd Offense is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

19
32 20
Snowboard Kids 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

20
33 21
Extreme-G 2 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

21
27 16
Re-Volt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
1999

22
28 17
Rush 2: Extreme Racing USA is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

23
33 22
Wipeout 64 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games
1998

24
29 19
Vigilante 8 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games

25
34 24
Mickey's Speedway USA is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nintendo 64 Racing Games