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The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

Updated October 12, 2020 4.4k votes 668 voters 16.0k views45 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular racing games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played car driving and street racing games right now include some of the best-selling games on Xbox One and PS4. What are the top 10 racing video games today?

Sequels to racing game franchises, like Gran Turismo, Forza, and Need for Speed, keep getting new players, thanks to Twitch streamers and YouTube gaming channels. Other good motorsport games trending now include Wipeout, Dirt 4, Mario Kart 8 for the Switch, and Project Cars 3.

Vote up the best racing games everyone should be playing right now. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are included, as well as mobile and PC games. 

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  • 1
    Forza Horizon 4 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S

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  • 2
    Forza Horizon 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox One

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  • 3
    Forza Motorsport 7 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformWindows, Xbox One

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  • 4
    Gran Turismo Sport is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformPlayStation 4

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  • 5
    Need for Speed: Heat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 6
    Need for Speed: Carbon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformWindows, Mac OS X, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii

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  • 7
    Need for Speed Payback is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 8
    Dirt Rally 2.0 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformXbox One, PS4, Windows

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  • 9
    Mario Kart 8 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    PlatformWii U, Nintendo Switch

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  • 10
    Need for Speed: Rivals is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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  • 11
    Gran Turismo 6 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformPlayStation 3

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  • 12
    The Crew is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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  • 13
    Project CARS 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 14
    Dirt 4 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    Dirt 4

    2017

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Linux, macOS

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  • 15
    Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformSuper Nintendo Entertainment System, Wii

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  • 16
    CSR Racing 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformiOS, Android, Microsoft Windows

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  • 17
    Asphalt 9: Legends is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformiOs, Android, Windows 10, Nintendo Switch

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  • 18
    WRC 7 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    WRC 7

    2017

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 19
    Trackmania Turbo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 20
    Trials Fusion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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  • 21
    Ride 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
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    Ride 2

    2015

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

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  • 22
    Real Racing 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformiOS, Android, Nvidia Shield, BlackBerry 10

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  • 23
    Assetto Corsa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • 24
    Trials Rising is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia

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  • 25
    F1 2019 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Racing Video Games Right Now
    2
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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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