Looking for a list of some of the best car racing games for Android?
Your search ends here.
In this post, I’ve collected a list of the top ten Android car racing games you’ll definitely want to try out.
As criteria to make this list, each game must have a very friendly user interface, easy car control, out of this world graphics, great ability to mimic real-life car racing scenarios and lifelike car sounds and crashes.
You can as well imagine riding a real car while playing these Android car racing games with all these features packed up in each game.
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Driving Games for Android
Asphalt 9: Legends
Asphalt 9 Legends is the latest of the Asphalt series with polished graphics and fabulous soundtrack and it’s one of the best in Asphalt category on Google Playstore.
It is the successor of the popular Asphalt 8 Airborne which happens to top my list of the best offline games on Google play store.
For a Start, Asphalt 9 is a “TouchDrive” where you have the best control of the car. But you can disable it and control the steering by touching the screen where you can feel and enjoy the soundtrack and the speed of the car as if you’re in it for real.
Asphalt 9 has some really decent free rides but you can purchase even more fabulous car models using the coins acquired from racing.
It also has a multiplayer mode where you can compete simultaneously with eight other gamers online.
The game currently has over 5 million downloads and 400k 5-star reviews on Google Playstore.
Popular Review: “best racing game I have ever played, best of the best racing games” – Gary.
CSR Racing 2
CSR Racing 2 is a competitive game and is among the best outstanding free car racing games on Playstore today.
The game comes with impressive 3D graphics and a very easy to control racing cars.
For beginners, you choose a car of your choice to race with from the collections of cars available (Chevrolet Camaro, Ford GT among others). You can unlock other exotic and faster car models like Lamborghini and Ferrari as you climb higher.
CSR support multi-players and also allows you to chat and race simultaneously with players from different parts of the world. And if you love tinkering with engines before any race, you can do that with the CSR upgrading system which gives you the freedom to purchase and install car upgrades to give you an edge over the competition.
The game has over 10 million downloads and over 2 million 5-star reviews.
Popular Review: “amazing game and a good time killer” – Brandon.
Real Racing 3
How about racing in semi self-driving cars? That’s going to be fun.
Real racing provides a long line of semi self-driving cars which allow you to race while keeping your hands free and an option to take total control of the steering and race as fast as you want.
Real Racing 3 is a next-generation Android car racing game with impressive graphics, real-time multiplayer mode and, of course, a chart to compare yourself with over 4 thousand players from around the world.
It has 100+ million downloads and over 4 million 5-star reviews.
Popular Review: “Best racing game with the best graphics. Feel the ‘real racing’ – Akhil.
Need For Speed: No Limits
This is one of those car racing games I always wish I’d never played before, so I could play it all over again. The graphic design is excellent and the speed level is outrageously mind-bending.
Need For Speed was developed by the developers of Real Racing 3 and like Real Racing 3, it comes with an impressive collection of exotic cars and upgrades system.
Popular Review: “ I love Need For Speed, it is the very best racing game of all time” – Mike.
Is a free-to-play Android car racing game with very competitive multiplayer mode. Drag Racing multiplayer mode is especially competitive and more fun because you get to compete with just nine players at once in a real-time competition and you can also chat with each other.
The game has beautiful graphics and over 50+ flashy cars from top cars manufacturers.
It currently has a staggering 100+ million downloads and over a million 5-star reviews.
Popular Review: “very nice cars and picture quality, never freezes. Just a great game” – A Google User.
Asphalt Xtreme: Rally race
The Asphalt car racing series is often regarded as the best racing games on Android. Therefore, finding two of such on this list shouldn’t come as a surprise. I’d have featured the Asphalt 8 here also but then this list would come across as biased and an Asphalt list. So I’ll restrict it to just two of the Asphalt series.
Asphalt Xtreme breathing line has stunning graphics and super rides from top car manufacturers like Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Jeep, Chevrolet and many more. With more than 300 career events, players never get tired of Asphalt Xtreme.
It currently has over 10 million downloads and 400k 5-star reviews.
Popular Review: “high-end graphics, good control, awesome gameplay..” – Diego.
Crazy speed is another Android car racing game you may want to try out. Unlike the conventional racing games where you race on well paved smooth tarmac roads, Crazy Speed takes you down on a rough ride through mountains and hills, smooth and potholed roads for the bumpiest ride of your life.
The game currently has over 10 million downloads on Google Playstore and over 300k 5-star reviews.
Popular Reviews: “Hands down, one of the best racing games I ever played in my life” – Neely
GT Racing 2
GT Car racing game has been very popular right from Nokia days. Seeing it here shouldn’t come as a surprise at all. GT Racing 2 is a super fast and easy to control car racing game with exotic rides and very friendly user interface.
It packs over 10 million downloads with a staggering 1 million 5-star reviews from happy players.
Popular Review: “Very smooth. Great graphics…”– Mike
Speed Top Car Racing
The name of this game was a huge turn off at first but the gameplay was anything short of exciting. It’s more of an action-packed racing game where you must run through closely packed city traffic; all the while avoiding collisions and gathering coins to upgrade your car or buy a whole new ride for your new adventure.
Speed Top Car Racing has over 50k downloads and 394 5-star reviews out of its 515 ratings.
Popular Reviews: “If you are into car racing, this is the game for you” – Michael.
Hot Wheels: Race Off
With over 10 million downloads and 400k 5-star reviews, Hot Wheels promises to keep you from ever being bored again.
It boasts of over 50 exotic cars with never like before seen racing Physics and movement dynamics. Its has super cool graphics and carbon like nature that makes it ideal for kids and teenagers.
Popular Reviews: “ very addictive. I love Hot Wheels, have for many years” – Rodney.