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The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time 

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PS3 at some point.

If you owned a PS3 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 PlayStation 3 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 PS3. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. "Grand Turismo 5" and "Need for Speed: Most Wanted" are included on this list, along with many 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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Gran Turismo 6 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
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Gran Turismo 5 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2010 (Polyphony Digital)
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Burnout Paradise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Criterion Games)
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Need for Speed: Hot Purs... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
PanagiotisTsarouxas added Released: 2010 (Criterion Games)
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Need for Speed: Undergro... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
PanagiotisTsarouxas added Released: 2004 (EA Canada)
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Midnight Club: Los Angel... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Rockstar London)
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Dirt 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2011 (Codemasters)
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Race Driver: Grid is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Codemasters)
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Colin McRae: Dirt 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2009 (Codemasters)
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Need for Speed: Most Wan... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2005 (EA Canada)
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Need for Speed: Carbon ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2006 (EA Canada)
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Driver: San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
PanagiotisTsarouxas added Released: 2011 (Ubisoft Ukraine)
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Grid 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
designergamergeek added Released: 2013 (Codemasters)
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MotorStorm is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2006 (Evolution Studios)
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MotorStorm: Pacific Rift... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Evolution Studios)
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Colin McRae: Dirt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (Codemasters)
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Split Second: Velocity ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2010 (Black Rock Studio)
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Shift 2: Unleashed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
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Blur is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2010 (Bizarre Creations)
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Need For Speed: ProStree... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (EA Canada)
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Need for Speed: Shift is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2009 (Electronic Arts)
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Gran Turismo 5 Prologue ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Polyphony Digital)
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Need for Speed: The Run ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2011 (EA Black Box)
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Wipeout HD is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (SCE Studio Liverpool)
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Burnout Dominator is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 3 Racing Games of All Time
PanagiotisTsarouxas added Released: 2007 (Electronic Arts)