Car games: Video games are one of your greatest passions and, as soon as you have five minutes of free time, you don’t miss the opportunity to get comfortable in front of your computer or console and start playing. Lately, you have concentrated your interest in racing games in which, aboard powerful car, players from all over the world compete with the aim of crossing the finish line first.
However, i car games that you have tried so far have not completely met your expectations and, for this reason, you would like my help to know new ones, to play on computers, consoles, smartphones and tablets. I guessed it, right? In that case, I will be happy to help you find the video game that’s right for you!
If you agree, let’s not waste any more time chatting and let’s go straight to action. Make yourself comfortable, cut out five minutes of free time and read the next paragraphs. Follow the instructions I’m about to give you carefully, try to put them into practice and I’m sure that, in no time at all, you’ll be ready to get on a car and dart on the track. Happy reading and above all, enjoy!
Car games for PC
If you are looking for car games to download to your computer, you can try to find the title of your interest on Steam, a digital distribution platform that offers a wide range of video games of all genres, both free and paid. Alternatively, you can rely on your computer’s digital store: the Microsoft Store, if you have a PC with Windows 10 installed, or the Mac App Store, if you use a Mac.
Car games on Steam
Before downloading the client Steam, necessary for downloading and starting many of the main car games for computers (Windows and macOS), I recommend you connect to the official software site to view the catalog of available games.
To find a title you like, pause with the mouse pointer on the item Games present in the main menu and choose the option Racing, to view only car games. On the newly opened page, choose one of the categories available from Popular news, Best sellers is Popular and click on the game of your interest to view its description, minimum installation requirements and reviews.
Alternatively, if you are looking for a free game, stop with the mouse pointer on the item Games and choose the option Free-to-Play from the menu that appears, then locate the section Filter by categories and choose the item Racing to view the complete list of free car games.
How do you say? Your search has not been successful and would you like my help to know the best car games on Steam? If so, here are a few that you can consider.
- TrackMania Nations Forever: is among the most popular free Steam games. It is possible to play both in single player and in multiplayer mode, choosing one of the 65 available tracks and one of the numerous single-seaters to compete with. It is only available for Windows.
- Rocket League: is a paid game (19.99 euros) in which football meets the world of car racing. The goal is to choose one of the many cars (called Battle-Cars), take the field and try to send as many balls into the opponent’s goal. To learn more, you can take a look at my guide on how to download Rocket League.
- Motorsport Manager: is a managerial game in which you play the role of a manager of a racing team. The aim is to put drivers under contract, build cars and take care of every management aspect to try to win the championship. It costs € 34.99.
After finding a game of your interest, click on the button Install Steam present at the top and, on the new open page, press on the item Install Steam to start downloading the Steam client to your computer. Download completed, if you have a Windows PC, double click on the file SteamSetup.exe, press the button Forward and affix the check mark next to the option I accept the license agreement.
Then click on the button Forward, select the tongue of your interest and press the buttons Forward is Install to start the installation, then wait for it to complete and click on the button end to close the window and start downloading the update files necessary for Steam to function.
If, on the other hand, you have a Mac, open the dmg package downloaded just now, press the button Agree, move Steam in the folder Applications macOS and open the latter, then right click on the software icon, choose the option You open from the menu that appears and click on the button You open to get around the limitations imposed by Apple on applications from non-certified developers (an operation necessary only at the first start). For the detailed procedure, I leave you to my guide on how to download Steam.
Now, start Steam and enter the access data to your account in the fields Account name is Password, then click on the button Log in. If, however, you do not yet have an account, choose the option Create a new account, fill in the registration form with your data and follow the instructions shown on the screen to complete the registration.
To download the game of your interest, then select the item Shop present in the main menu of Steam and write its name in the field Search in the shop, top right, otherwise select the option Games and choose the category Racing.
After finding the game you want to download, click on the button Launch game, if it’s a free game, or on the button Add to Cart, if it is a paid title. In the latter case, then press the button Purchase for me, select the payment method you prefer among PayPal, credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express is JBC) Skrill is Paysafecard and enter the data in the appropriate fields, then click on the button Go on to view the summary of the order and confirm the purchase.
Now, go to the section library, press on first name of the game visible in the sidebar on the left, click on the option Install and follow the instructions shown on the screen to start the download and then start playing. To learn more, you can read my guide on how Steam works.
Car games on the Microsoft Store
If you have a computer with su installed Windows 10, to download car games you can also rely on Microsoft Store, the digital store of Microsoft, on which you can find applications and video games of all kinds.
To download a car game from the Microsoft Store, start it by clicking on the icon Shopping bag visible in the system tray and select the item Games present in the top menu
In the new screen that appears, locate the section Category and click on the option Travel and flight, then press the button Multiple filters to specify additional filters to use for your search, such as the number of players, the functionality and the price (you can choose whether to display the free games or those a payment).
Once you find the game you are interested in, click on it title and press the buttons Get is Install, to start the download. If, however, it is a paid game, click on the button Buy and follow the instructions shown on the screen to complete the payment and download the game.
If you have not yet been able to find a title to download to your computer from the Microsoft Store, here is a list of the most popular games in the Microsoft digital showcase, which you can consider.
- Asphalt: it is among the most popular zero-cost racing games and in which it is possible to get behind the wheel of the most exclusive custom-made cars of the most prestigious brands, such as Ferrari, Porsche, Lamborghini and W Motors.
- GT Racing: is another good free racing game, considered one of the best in the genre. It allows you to play both in single player and in multiplayer mode, with the possibility of competing with your friends trying to make the best time on one of the 13 available tracks or to form a team and play together with other drivers to reach common goals.
- Forza Motorsport: it is among the most popular paid games on the Microsoft Store, ideal for those who want to take to the track on board one of the more than 700 cars available. It allows you to choose from over 200 circuits with ever-changing climatic conditions. Among its strengths there is certainly 60 FPS graphics at native 4K resolution in HDR. It has a cost starting from 44.99 euros.
Car games on the Mac App Store
Use a Mac? In this case, in addition to Steam, you can also download car games from Mac App Store, the official application store for Mac.
To proceed, start the Mac App Store by clicking on its icon (the White “A” on a light blue background) present in the Dock bar and, in the new window that has opened, select the option Categories present in the sidebar on the left.
Now, tap on the item Games and click on the option Complete list to view the list of paid titles and free games. Unfortunately it is not possible to filter the games by category (e.g. Racing, Simulation, Brain teaser etc.) and, therefore, to find the title of your interest you will have to scroll through the list with all the video games shown on the video.
Alternatively, if you already have clear ideas about the game you intend to download, you can write the title in the field Search for located at the top left. After that, in the search results, click on game of your interest to view the details and read the reviews. Then press the buttons Get is Install to start the download, otherwise click on the buttons [prezzo] is Buy the app to complete the purchase and start the download.
Once the download is complete, all you need to do to start playing is to press the button You open or open the folder Applications macOS and double-click on the game you just downloaded.
How do you say? Would you like to know which are the best games available on the Mac App Store? No problem: here are some of the most popular of the moment.
- minidrivers: it is among the most downloaded free racing games from MAS. Allows you to play in three different modes: Tournament to prove that he is the best driver; Season to take part in the championship and try to become the world champion e Online tournament which allows you to play online and take part in weekly challenges against players around the world.
- Top Speed: Drag & Fast Racing: is another free game highly appreciated on the Mac App Store thanks to the graphics with attention to the smallest details. The goal is to choose from over 60 cars and get driving to become the boss of the road.
- DiRT Rally: is the most downloaded paid game on the Mac App Store. As the name implies, it is a rally game that allows you to compete on the most dangerous tracks in the world by choosing from 45 car models and 70 different courses. It costs 34.99 euros.
Car games online
If you are wondering if there are gods car games online, the answer is yes. Among the first solutions that you can consider, it should certainly be mentioned gamesgames. If you’ve never heard of it, it’s a website entirely dedicated to free online games.
To play it, however, you need to have a browser with support for Flash Player Adobe, like Google Chrome who integrated it “standard”, and activate the aforementioned plugin.
All you have to do to play a car game online is to log on to official site of GamesGames, pause with the mouse pointer on the item Sports present in the top menu and choose the category Car Games. In the new open page, choose the title you prefer among the over 400 games available and click on the relevant button Play to access the page of the chosen game and start playing.
Alternatively, you can consider My Racing Career, an online managerial game in which you play the role of a racing car driver. After creating your free account and customizing your driver, the goal is to climb the rankings and, starting from the minor series, to get as many victories as possible to get to compete in Formula 1.
Car games for PS4
Have you got a PS4 and would you like to know the best car games to download on your console? If so, all you have to do is make sure you have it connected the PS4 to the Internet, connect to PlayStation Store and find the game you are interested in.
To proceed, turn on the PS4, press the icon of shopping bag to access the PlayStation Store and write the title of the game you intend to download in the field Search for, up. If, on the other hand, you want to view the available car games, select the item Genres visible in the left sidebar and, in the new screen displayed, choose the option Racing. If it can help, I have listed a number of car games which, in my opinion, are the best of the genre.
- Gran Turismo Sport: impossible not to know Gran Turismo, the famous sports car racing video game. In this chapter, over 170 cars are available, all the historical circuits and a more accurate graphics than ever. It costs 39.99 euros.
- onrush: is a paid racing game (69.99 euros) in which powerful racing cars challenge the laws of gravity. Among its strengths is certainly the online game mode. In this regard, my guide on how to play online on PS4.
- Race trim: it is among the most known and awarded driving simulators in the world. You can choose from 178 very detailed vehicles, 16 circuits and 33 different track configurations, all recreated through laser scanning. It is paid and costs 39.99 euros.
After finding the game you want to buy, select it and press the button X of your controller, then press the buttons Add to Cart is Proceed to payment, to complete the purchase and start downloading the game. In this regard, you might be interested in my guide on how to pay on PlayStation Store.
As you know, free games are also available on the PlayStation Store, including car games: to view the complete list, select the option free visible in the sidebar on the left and choose the item Free to play, then locate the game of your interest, access its tab and press the button Download to start the download. To find out more, I leave you to my guide on how to download free games on PS4.
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If you prefer to play car games from smartphones and tablets, you can easily find the ones you are interested in in your device store. Indeed, both on Play Store that on theApp Store There are numerous applications, both free and paid, that you can consider to play anytime and wherever you are.
Before explaining in detail how to download a game from your device store, let me tell you what, in my humble opinion, are some of the best titles you can consider.
- Need for Speed: NL racing (Android/iOS): is a free-to-play racing video game from the famous saga Need for Speed. The goal of the game is to choose one of the numerous vehicles available, customize its style and take part in clandestine racing to increase its reputation.
- Rush Rally (Android/iOS): it costs € 1.99 and is among the most popular games of this genre. It allows you to play both in single player and in multiplayer mode, with the possibility of participating in single races and real leagues by competing on over 70 different circuits.
- F1 Mobile Racing (Android/iOS): among the racing games to be considered, one dedicated to Formula 1 could not be missing. F1 Mobile Racing is a free video game (with the possibility of making in-app purchases) that allows you to drive one of the 10 official F1 cars and compete in single races and special events, both online and offline.
To find other car games to download, if you have a device Android, start on Play Store by tapping on its icon (the colored ▶ symbol) and select the tab Games, then press on the item Categories and choose the option Racing. Then find the game you prefer among those visible in the sections Recommended for you, Interesting games, Car games, Behind the wheel etc. and tap on the app of your interest to access its described tab.
To download the selected game, press the button Get to start the free download, otherwise tap on the options [prezzo] is I accept if the app is paid. Once the download and installation of the chosen game is complete, press the button You open or access the drawer of your device and select its icon.
If, on the other hand, you use a iPhone or a iPad, start theApp Store by tapping on its icon (the White “A” on a light blue background), press on the item Games present in the menu below, locate the section Top categories and tap on the related item See all.
In the new screen that appears, choose the category Racing to view the available car games and choose the one you are interested in by navigating the sections Games we love, Throw yourself in crazy drifts, Realistic races, Champions stunt, Paid top is Free tops.
Once you have identified the game you are interested in, press the relevant button Get if the app is free, otherwise tap the buttons [prezzo] is Buy, confirm your intention via Face ID, Touch ID or Apple ID password and press the button again Buy to start the download. You will then find the game on the home screen.