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The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time 

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Updated September 24, 2019 5.8k votes 802 voters 27.5k views 75 items

List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Xbox 360 at some point.

If you owned a Xbox 360 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 Xbox 360 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 car and motorcycle games that were released for Xbox 360. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Examples of items on this list include Colin McRae: Dirt 2 and Need for Speed: Most Wanted. 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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Forza Motorsport 4 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2011 (Turn 10 Studios)
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Forza Horizon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2012 (Playground Games)
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Forza Motorsport 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2009 (Turn 10 Studios)
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Need for Speed: Most Wan... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2005 (EA Canada)
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Burnout Paradise is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Criterion Games)

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Need for Speed: Carbon ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2006 (EA Canada)
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Midnight Club: Los Angel... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Rockstar London)
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Dirt 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2011 (Codemasters)
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Burnout Revenge is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2005 (Criterion Games)
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forza horizon 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
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Project Gotham Racing 4 ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (Bizarre Creations)
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Need for Speed: Hot Purs... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Kaptain Curtis added Released: 2010 (Criterion Games)
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Colin McRae: Dirt 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2009 (Codemasters)
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Forza Motorsport 2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (Turn 10 Studios)
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Test Drive Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (Krome Studios Melbourne)
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Race Driver: Grid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (Codemasters)
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Grid 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
designergamergeek added Released: 2013 (Codemasters)
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Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2013 (Rockstar Toronto)
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Blur is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2010 (Bizarre Creations)
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Need for Speed: The Run ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2011 (EA Black Box)
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Split Second: Velocity ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2010 (Black Rock Studio)
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Need for Speed: Undercov... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2008 (EA Canada)
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Need For Speed: ProStree... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (EA Canada)
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Need for Speed: Shift is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2009 (Electronic Arts)
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FlatOut: Ultimate Carnag... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Xbox 360 Racing Games of All Time
Released: 2007 (Bugbear Entertainment)