Total Nerd The Best Original Xbox 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 Xbox at some point.

If you owned the original Xbox 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 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 Xbox. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll features items like Burnout Revenge and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. 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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61 21
Need for Speed: Underground 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

2
56 19
Forza Motorsport is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

3
49 15
RalliSport Challenge 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

4
44 16
Burnout 3: Takedown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

5
43 16
Project Gotham Racing 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

6
40 14
Need for Speed: Most Wanted is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

7
31 9
Burnout Revenge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

8
41 17
Need for Speed: Underground is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

9
25 8
Project Gotham Racing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

10
27 11
RalliSport Challenge is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

11
30 14
Need for Speed: Carbon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

12
30 14
Sega GT 2002 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

13
26 11
Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition R... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

14
19 6
Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

15
20 7
Burnout 2: Point of Impact is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

16
25 12
OutRun 2006: Coast 2 Coast is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

17
20 8
Burnout is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2002

18
17 6
TOCA Race Driver 3 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

19
17 6
TOCA Race Driver 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

20
18 7
NASCAR Thunder 2004 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

21
12 3
Colin McRae Rally 2005 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

22
12 3
NASCAR 06: Total Team Control is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

23
17 8
Colin McRae Rally 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

24
19 10
Midtown Madness 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

25
21 12
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

26
10 3
MX vs. ATV Unleashed is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

27
11 4
Rally Fusion: Race of Champion... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

28
11 4
Driver: Parallel Lines is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

29
14 7
Colin McRae Rally 04 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

30
14 7
Richard Burns Rally is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

31
26 19
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

32
8 2
NASCAR Thunder 2002 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

33
8 2
NASCAR Heat 2002 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

34
9 3
Motogp: Ultimate Racing Techno... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
MotoGP: URT 3

35
10 4
Crash Nitro Kart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

36
10 4
Pro Race Driver is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
Pro Race Driver 2003

37
9 4
FlatOut 2 is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2006

38
16 12
SSX 3 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2003

39
12 8
Street Racing Syndicate is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

40
12 8
FlatOut is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2004

41
11 7
Test Drive: Eve of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

42
10 6
MX Unleashed is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

43
12 9
Room Zoom: Race for Impact is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

44
11 8
Juiced is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2005

45
9 6
NASCAR 07 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2006

46
8 5
True Crime: Streets of LA is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

47
7 4
Splashdown is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time
2002

48
7 4
ATV Quad Power Racing 2 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

49
11 9
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time

50
9 7
Ford Racing 3 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Original Xbox Racing Games of All Time