20+ Adrenaline Inducing Xbox One Racing Games

The racing genre continues to see brand new IPs and installments to much beloved franchise yearly. If you’re looking for a new racing game to try out on the Xbox One then we have you covered! In this list, we mark down the best twenty racing-based video games available for the Xbox One right now.

Of course, we’ll continue to update this list so you’ll want to check back often for new updates. Likewise, we want to know what your favorite racing game is on the Xbox One platform. To do so, head down to the bottom of this page and leave us a comment. Without further ado, here are the best racing games on the Xbox One.


#24 Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled

  • Developer: Beenox
  • Publisher: Activision

Crash Bandicoot may have gotten his start on the Sony PlayStation line of consoles but he has since graced other platforms. For instance, a remaster of Crash Team Racing released in 2019 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch platforms. Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled brings back the classic maps and gameplay from CTR where players take the role of either Crash Bandicoot or one of the other fifty playable characters from the franchise and embark on an intense high-speed kart race. When CTR first released, this was a game that essentially a Mario Kart competitor. Just like Mario Kart, players will be going through races not only as an attempt to end in first but also collecting an assortment of power-ups along the way. These power-ups can either be used to either boost your character along or perhaps hinder your opponents racing alongside you.


#23 Dangerous Driving
  • Developer: Three Fields Entertainment
  • Publisher: Three Fields Entertainment

Dangerous Driving comes from Three Fields Entertainment, a new indie development studio that was first released a video game in 2016. Overall, the team is mainly composed of former Criterion Games who were mainly known for the Burnout series. As a result, the development team from Three Fields Entertainment decided to craft up a spiritual sequel to the beloved racing series.

For those who may be unfamiliar with the Burnout franchise, this game series focuses on intense racing with plenty of car wrecks along the way. Players are not only rewarded by the position they cross the finish line but the points racked up along the way. You’ll find yourself earning points for near-miss collisions and causing other players to wreck. Of course, there will be a few game modes available which may alter the goals you’ll need to accomplish during the race such as eliminating opponents, leaving yourself the last man racing.


#22 WRC 7: World Rally Championship
  • Developer: Kylotonn
  • Publisher: Bigben Interactive

WRC 7: World Rally Championship is a rally based video game that takes place within the 2017 World Rally Championship season. Gamers will be able to drive the official cars from the season on over fifty stages spread across thirteen countries. Developers Kylotonn has promised gamers that they can expect demanding physics with longer races and there’s even an eSports mode built into the game. If you’re looking for a rally game that you may have missed out on then we definitely recommend giving WRC 7: World Rally Championship a try.


#21 MotoGP 17
  • Developer: Milestone S.r.l
  • Publisher: Milestone S.r.l.

MotoGP 17 is a MotoGP based video game that is set within the 2017 season. Players will have a wide variety of bikes to race with as they attempt to establish a championship career. Likewise, outside of the racing element of the game, MotoGP 17 has a team manager mode where players can make all the calls both on and off the track.