Over the years, car and drag racing games have gone from strength to strength. They have undergone several changes in recent times. Innovative graphics, fast-paced editing, smooth handling, lightening speed have transformed racing games to an altogether different level. And it seems like screeching tyres, mind-bending turns, and jaw-dropping stunts are all back and how in 2019! Racing games have fascinated generations and this year promises to give some excellent games in the genre.Without further ado, here is the list of best upcoming new racing game releases in 2019 and 2020. The list includes car racing games, drag racing games, PS4 racing games, motorbike racing games.
20. DiRT Rally 2.0 (2019)
The ‘DiRT’ franchise has been a mainstay for not just rally fans but also for fans of the racing genre. Since the resounding success of ‘DiRT Rally’ in 2015, we have had quite the wait for its sequel. ‘DiRT Rally 2.0’ is Codemasters’ attempt to elevate the game to match the high-end graphical power of modern PCs and consoles such as the PS4 Pro and the Xbox One X. With more detailed weather and track degradation, driving physics seem to be surpassing its predecessor. Rally racing will finally see its lofty ambitions met this February.
19. Assetto Corsa Competizione (2019)
Developers Kenos Simulazioni came out of nowhere to deliver an impressive racing game in ‘Assetto Corsa’ back in 2014. The upcoming ‘Assetto Corsa Competizione’ builds upon the substantial promise shown by that game. The title has been in early access since the end of last year. This has only served to highlight its magnificent graphical fidelity and the sheer number of premium cars it houses. Data related to traction, aerodynamics, and tire wear have been collected from real cars. It is also one of the first Nvidia RTX-optimised titles, giving it that extra oomph in display.
18. Monster Energy Supercross 2 (2019)