The best car games for consoles, PCs and smartphones iOS and Android. Here is the list of the funniest titles, free and on offer.
Car games are a much-loved and definitely evergreen genre both in the mobile version (via apps on iOS and Android ) and on consoles (like PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch and PC). Driving the dream car or venturing into incredible tracks and circuits is possible through the many titles available, which can also be downloaded for free or on offer at a great price.
The choice of the genre is important: machine games can be divided into different types, all aimed at satisfying the majority of users. There are those who look for the most realistic driving simulator possible, while those who love speeding through the flames emitted by their racing car or those who like to compete between the cute karts of Mario and Crash.
Not sure which title to choose? Here are the best car games of 2019, divided by console and type. The choice is yours.
Car games 2019: the best
- 5 best smartphone apps
- Asphalt 9 Legends
- CSR Racing 2
- Need for Speed No Limits
- Real Racing 3
Free car games: the 5 best apps for iOS and Android
The latest generation smartphones have brought new, increasingly high-performance and large displays, useful for those who love to download car games to play via mobile. More and more realistic graphics and customizable commands are some of the features most appreciated by those who decide to drive a supercar to play from their smartphone or tablet. Here’s what titles you can download for free on iOS and Android:
Asphalt 9 Legends
Competitions on city streets as seen only in the films: 50 cars are available to the player with manufacturers’ licenses as for the Lamborghini Veneno models, Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse, Lamborghini and W Motors.
Even the sound is faithfully reproduced, and every car can be customized with lots of modifications. To juggle speed and stunts, more than 70 tracks on different city tracks.
The challenges are then always guaranteed by the Career mode, which allows you to level up and buy new cars and vehicles, or play multiplayer in the world rankings, challenging opponents in real time.
CSR Racing 2
One of the most downloaded apps for car games, certainly among the best for acceleration races. If you like car games with the protagonists of clandestine races you will find bread for your teeth here. Exceptional race cars available to the player with a fleet of over 200 models including Ferrari, McLaren, Bugatti, Aston Martin, Hennessey and Koenigsegg.
Everything for speed, both in multiplayer and online races. To better characterize your cars, stickers to unlock as you win prizes.
Need for Speed No Limits
Free and mobile version of the cult game Need for Speed, a popular EA Sports brand. City races and mostly clandestine, are the main feature of the game along with a vast fleet and extreme customization possibilities.
From the Subaru BRZ to the BMW M4, from the McLaren 650s to the Porsche 911, there are so many choices available to the player. The Nitro is what you need to multiply the gas injection and add at least 30 km/h to your maximum speed. Very similar to the first console versions, but with a decidedly updated graphics, Need for Speed is a classic of car games.
Real Racing 3
Do you love the realistic driving and with the POV from inside the car, as if you were in the pilot’s shoes? Then the game for you Real Racing 3: a game that combines the passion for the 4 wheels with that of the driving experience at the wheel. No super accelerations or flaming turbos: speed is a crucial point of Real Racing 3, which requires the right pressure on the accelerator and brake to have maximum grip on the road, exactly like a real pilot. The ideal game for those looking for the ultimate driving experience.
Car games: the top 5 titles for PS4, Xbox and Nintendo Switch
No matter what your console is, there will always be a car game suited to meeting your needs. Here are the best titles of the moment, to be bought with a closed box.
F1 2019 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
F1 2019 is simply the reference game for all Formula 1 fans. The title is very recent, released on June 28, 2019, and is ideal for anyone wishing to transform their PS4, Xbox One or PC into a real your own Formula 1 vehicle, reliving all the excitement of the most memorable vehicles and tracks in the world.
F1 2019, developed by Codemaster, provides a career mode and the possibility of playing in the Formula 1 and Formula 2 championships (with different commentary included). The game simulates quite faithfully the racing protagonists of the title but at the same it is able to satisfy even the less experienced players thanks to a very accurate graphics and a gameplay that points to fun.
Wipeout Omega Collection (PS4)
Complete collection of games from the Wipeout series created by Psygnosis as far back as 1995. The game, available on PS4, is aimed primarily at futuristic-themed motor racing enthusiasts: high speed, the importance of memory among the main features of the game ( to trace every useful shortcut) and lots of spaceships to customize and build to finish first.
Yes, the peculiarity of Wipeout is in fact this: instead of the biggest and most famous car brands we have futuristic vehicles that come directly into the future. The collection in question proposes Wipeout HD, Wipeout HD Fury Expansion and Wipeout 2048.
The reference title for all Microsoft users and one of the best on the market: Forza Horizon 4 is a game of cars that mixes driving dynamics with open world dynamics, with a vast virtual world to be explored.
Exclusive to Xbox and Microsoft Store, the game developed by Playground Games is often contained in the various bundles of the Redmond console and offers a special setting in the UK, including various locations such as Costwolds, Edinburgh and part of Scotland. The surrounding environment changes with the passing of the seasons, with influences on the piloted vehicle and its manual ability. Forza Horizon 4 builds much of its structure on online multiplayer: in place of computer-driven autopilots we have real players and users, who can be simultaneously connected up to 72.
Alternatively, you can also switch to offline mode. To try.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo Switch)
One of the most famous Mario games ever, available in its latest sparkling version for Nintendo Switch. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe re-proposes the old title for the unfortunate Wii U and enriches it with new tracks, remastered graphics and new multiplayer modes both online and local.
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will allow you to take on the role of the many characters of the world of Maro (in addition to the mustachioed plumber there are his brother Luigi, Peach, Toad, Yoshi, Bowser, Donkey Kong and many others) and to dart on the many and colorful circuits available on board fully customizable vehicles.
Rocket League (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)
Rocket Lague is a real killer app, available for different consoles and able to quickly excite the many players who challenge each other to the very original rules proposed by the title Psyonix.
The player is assigned a Battle-Car, a small colored and customizable car, to be checked inside a rectangular field containing two doors located on the smaller sides. As in a football match, the purpose of each challenge (which varies from 1 vs 1 to 4 vs 4 players) is to send the ball into the goal of the opposing team: all by controlling the nice little cars. The pace is frenetic, the games last 5 minutes, and colorful correlated with amazing balances and very exciting moments. A must try if you like short games with fun.