TORCS is a 3D racing cars simulator using OpenGL. The goal is to have programmed robots drivers racing against each others. You can also drive yourself with either a wheel or keyboard or mouse. Read more hot
Automanic is a vehicular deathmatch game, hopefully becoming the best of Twisted Metal, Interstate '76, the Burnout Games, and Carmageddeon, focussing on cross-country carnage. It uses Crystal Space, CEL, and ODE.
(commercial) Ballistics is a racing game set in the year 2090.
cars is a simple car racing game for 4 players. Each map has two turns.
carterrain is a 3D multi-player splitscreen, offroad racing game. Race against a bunch of friends crowded around a keyboard. It features hardware accelerated graphics, with accurate car physics.
Dust Racing 2D
Dust Racing 2D (dustrac) is an open source, tile-based 2D racing game. The purpose of the game is to race against 11 challenging computer players on different race tracks. Finishing in TOP-6 will unlock a new race track.
Extreme Tux Racer
Extreme Tux Racer, or etracer as it is called for short, is a simple OpenGL racing game featuring Tux, the Linux mascot. The goal of the game is to slide down a snow- and ice-covered mountain as quickly as possible, avoiding the trees and rocks that will slow you down.
Funky Cars is an arcade car game, based on SDL and OpenGL. Works on both Windows and Linux.
GRacer is a 3D motor sports simulator. It's state of the art physical simulation engine creates realistic behavior including drift, wheel spin, and even accel turn.
(shareware) H-Craft Championship is a fun to play scifi-racer. It features 28+ racetracks, a unique driving physics simulation, a fresh design, and a challenging Championship mode. Read more
Holoracer is intended to be the fastest racing game possible. Based on the game Trailblazer, it is designed to be fast and furious with psychadelic graphics with incredible speed. Will also include network play.
iD-Car is a 2D car game, built under Linux. You must destroy opponnents or win the race.
KartingRace is a fast paced gokart racing game, featuring detailed 3D graphics. Imagine yourself 10 centimeters above ground, cornering the track with a speed of no less than 90mph! The game offers two race-modes; practice (just you and the track), race (you against 1-5 opponents). The game supports keyboard, mouse, joystick and steeringwheel.
Microracers aims to be a fun 2D top-view racing game. It is inspired on the old Micromachines game, but it isn't meant to be a clone of it.
MotoGT is a multiplatform 2D top-viewed motorcycle racing game. In career mode you start with a regular bike, but when you win races you get experience, and experience lets you improve your bike. You can choose between 15 bikes and start a professional career. By winning races and championships, you earn experience to improve your bike, and you can also unlock some extra features. Read more
MX Simulator features the ultimate in motocross gaming physics. Unlike most other MX games, you actually lean into turns and throttle, clutch and shift like on a real bike.
Pink Pony is a Tron-like multiplayer racing game. It also has similarities with Snake. You control little ponies that leave a light-trail everywhere they step. Read more
PlanetPenguin Racer is an OpenGL racing game featuring Tux, the Linux mascot. The goal of the game is to slide down a snow- and ice-covered mountain as quickly as possible. It is based on the GPL version of TuxRacer.
PPRacer is an OpenGL racing game featuring Tux, the Linux mascot. The goal of the game is to slide down a snow- and ice-covered mountain as quickly as possible.
pyRacerz is a multiplayer top view 2D racing game. It features multiplayer (on the same computer), tournaments, high scores, replays, 6 tracks (really 12, because each track can be used Normal or Reverse), 9 cars, a basic robot player, 3 different levels of difficulty, and a music player (it can play the .ogg files locating in the musics directory).
skunks is a 3D game with cars, stunts and software rendering, based on Open Dynamics Engine. Read more
SpeedX is a clone of old racing games in rear-view. The purpose of this project is to propose a quick multiplayer game under the X11 interface.
StuntRully is a fun rally racing game with stunt elements (such as jumps, loops, ramps, and pipes). The game aims at a rally style of driving (like in Richard Burns Rally), with stunt elements, similar to the old game Stunts (from year 1990), or such playable games like GeneRally or Revolt. It also introduces road pipes, and provides a 3D spline generated road. Read more
The Incredible Flying Half Donuts
The Incredible Flying Half Donuts is a funny racing game with funky donuts and groovy sensation.
Tile Racer (formerly known as "Stunts Remake") is a freeware 3D stunt racing game which features realistic car physics and an in game track editor to create new maps to race on. Read more
ToyCars is a race fighting car game.
Trigger Rally is a fast-paced open source rally racing game. It uses canvas, WebGL and the three.js library. Fun for all the family. Trigger comes with a number of challenges where you have to race several tracks to finish each challenge. Read more
TROPHY is a 2D car racing action game for Linux. There are many extras which are... er... 'untypical' for racing games. So you can shoot at other players for example.
(commercial) Turbo Sliders is a racing game with a classic top-down perspective that allows up to 20 network drivers compete against each other over the internet. There are multiple cars to choose from, each of which have their own unique characteristics.
Tux Racer lets you take on the role of Tux the Linux Penguin as he races down steep, snow-covered mountains. Enter cups and compete to win the title! Tux Racer includes a variety of options for gameplay, including the ability to race courses in fog, at night, and under high winds.
UltimateStunts will be a remake of the famous DOS-game "stunts". This DOS-game, which was released in the early 1990's, can be downloaded on several abandonware sites, e.g. the XTC site . It is a 3D racing game, with simple CGA/EGA/VGA graphics and no texture or smooth shading, but because of the spectacular stunts (loopings, bridges to jump over, etc.) it was really fun to play. Read more
Wrong Way is a car racing game for one or two players. You can choose one of six cars in three different tracks.