Best Open-World Racing Games of the Year

From Forza Horizon 5 to Assetto Corsa, there are several mind-boggling open-world racing games one can play this year

In the gaming universe, there are over 50 genres of video games. Out of them, open-world racing is a genre that has remained at the top of the trim. Over the years, the genre has given birth to many brilliant games. In this article, we have listed the best ones that a gamer can play this year. 

Why is this article relevant? 

Every year, hundreds of games are released in the gaming market. Therefore, at times, a bulk of gamers cannot zero down on the best ones. The gamers spend huge amounts on games that do not give them enough pleasure and satisfaction. In this article, we have listed games that can be considered the cream of the crop. 

Forza Horizon 5, the newest of the lot

Forza Horizon 5 was launched in 2021 and is the latest game of the lot. Published by Xbox Game Studios, the game offers a wide range of cars, different genres of races and numerous challenges. On Steam, the standard variant is purchasable at INR 3,499 whereas the Deluxe and Premium Editions are available at INR 4,499 and INR 5,499, respectively. 

GTA 5, five years old, but we still love the play

Okay, we know what you all are wondering. What is Grand Theft Auto V, an open-world action game doing in this article? Well, if you have not played the game that was launched way back in 2015; let us inform you that GTA V comprises several amazing car racing missions. Not to forget, it is an open-world game, so just take the wheel and drive wherever you want. 

The Crew 2, still going strong

To be honest, we should’ve placed this game at the top instead of Forza Horizon 5; let us explain why. The Crew 2 is an open-world racing game that comprises car racing, motorcycle racing, boat racing and plane racing. All of that in one place; how cool is that? Launched in 2018, expert gamers still play The Crew 2. On Steam, the standard version is priced at INR 600. 

Apart from the mentioned three games, in our book of thoughts, Assetto Corsa and Ride 4 deserve an honourable mention.