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The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam 

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Updated October 20, 2019 1.6k votes 376 voters 11.6k views 32 items

Racing games are among the oldest genre in the medium, and for good reason. If you're looking for the best PC racing games on Steam, you've come to the right place. Finding the best racing games on Steam isn't necessarily easy- even if you sort by top reviewed or most downloaded, you won't necessarily have the best idea of what you should be playing. Luckily for you, this list ranks all the PC racing games on Steam that are worth playing, from casual racers like Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing to more serious titles like Project Cars 2 and The Crew.

Every title on this list will pit you against humans and AI in an insane dash to the finish line. Some will have you scuffing up mud on dirtbikes, others racing the circuit in Formula 1 cars. More than one game here will make space itself your racetrack, while quite a few will allow you to explore iconic North American locales. Don't forget that this list of Steam racing games is ranked by gamers like you, so if a title is towards the top of the list, it's definitely worth playing.

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Project Cars 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Project Cars 2
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DiRT Rally is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
DiRT Rally
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Assetto Corsa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
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F1 2017 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
F1 2017
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DiRT 4 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
DiRT 4
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Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2013 (Rockstar Toronto)

Not a strict racing title but lot's of great racing in this game!

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Forza Horizon 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Tomasskebab added
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Burnout Paradise is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2008 (Criterion Games)
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iRacing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
iRacing
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Project CARS is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
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Need for Speed: Hot Purs... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2010 (Criterion Games)
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Grid 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2013 (Codemasters)
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Dirt Rally 2.0 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2019 (Codemasters)
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The Crew is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2014 (Ivory Tower)
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Dirt 3 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Jelle Boeckxstaens added Released: 2011 (Codemasters)
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Trials Rising is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2019 (RedLynx)
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F1 2019 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
yesss added Released: 2019 (Codemasters Birmingham)
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Trials Evolution is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2012 (Ubisoft Shanghai)
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Sonic & Sega All-Sta... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2010 (Gameloft)
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TrackMania is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2006 (Nadeo)
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Need for Speed: Undercov... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2008 (EA Canada)
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Sonic & All-Stars Ra... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Released: 2012 (Sumo Digital)
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Split/Second is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Split/Second
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Trials Fusion is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
Trials Fusion
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NASCAR Heat 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC Racing Games To Play on Steam
NASCAR Heat 2