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I am looking for a good PC car racing game, like Gran Turismo for the PS2. I want to be able to customize my cars, with performance upgrades, paint jobs, etc, and I want the game to be pretty realistic, as well. Any recommendations?
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Dirt, Pro Speed (when it comes out)
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NFS underground 2 or NFS carbon... but realisim... not so much...
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I like NFS Most Wanted (Not carbon, but the original Black Edition). It's not realistic at all, but still fun to play. Something else you might consider is an emulator and GT4 for PS2, if your machine can handle it.
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I am looking for a good PC car racing game, like Gran Turismo for the PS2. I want to be able to customize my cars, with performance upgrades, paint jobs, etc, and I want the game to be pretty realistic, as well. Any recommendations?
Your best bet is the Need for Speed series. But they aren't quite simulations like the GT series.
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Try Trackmania!, is not real but is funny!
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There isn't really any PC car game that offers the customization of Forza or Gran Turismo plus realism. Need for speed offers customization but no realism. There are plenty of realistic racing games such as Dirt/GTR 2 etc, but they dont offer much in terms of buying cars and customizing them.
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Originally Posted by SoaDMTGguy View Post
I am looking for a good PC car racing game, like Gran Turismo for the PS2. I want to be able to customize my cars, with performance upgrades, paint jobs, etc, and I want the game to be pretty realistic, as well. Any recommendations?
You could try Test Drive Unlimited. It's a pretty cool game but performance customisation is in stages 1,2,3 not specific to different aspects of the car like handling and such. Nothing really matches the consoles for driving simulation games such as Forza series and GranTurismo series sadly.
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GTR2 is probably the most like Gran Turismo
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Trackmania.

Its fun, tons of people play it online, and best of all...its FREE!
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