Mobilewalla: Virtual racing games to bring out your inner speedster

Catch the racing spirit and compete with a vast audience of other racing gamers. Many of the apps listed below have a million or more players.

Apple apps

Asphalt 8: Airborne (Free)* — Asphalt 8 raises the bar for racing games, adding 40 luxury racecars and improving its realistic racing sounds and effects. (Score: 98/100)

Bike Race Free by Top Free Games (Free)* — This app challenges you to ride a virtual bike at high speeds through an insane course of crazy loops and jumps. (Score: 98/100)

Rogue Racing (Free) — Users can customize their cars for street racing with 50 parts options, and race to a soundtrack from their own music library. (Score: 97/100)

Nitro Nation Drag Racing (Free)* — More than 50 licensed cars, from muscle to luxury racers, are available to drive virtually. (Score: 96/100)

Real Racing 3 (Free)* — Here, the gamer battles to win races on crowded courses with his or her choice of 100 vehicle models. (Score: 95/100)

Android apps

Dr. Driving (Free)* — Race on city streets through heavy traffic, with countless obstacles, and compete with other drivers to win gold. ( Score: 99/100)

CSR Racing (Free)* — This racing game features urban street racing, with multiplayer competitions and leaderboard bragging rights up for grabs. (Score: 98/100)

Hill Climb Racing (Free)* — Here, you play Newton Bill, a crazy character who wants to climb every hill even if he has to use a tank to make it to the top alive. (Score: 98/100)

GT Racing 2: The Real Car Experience (Free)* — This focuses on track racing, with simulations of 13 tracks and 1,400 racing events. (Score: 97/100)

Extreme Car Driving Simulator (Free)* — If you would like to virtually experiment with dangerous driving moves at high speeds, this is the simulator for you. (Score: 95/100)

*Available on Apple and Android

Mobilewalla is a search and discovery engine using breakthrough technology to score every app to help consumers navigate the mobile application marketplace. Apps are scored using an algorithm that weighs several characteristics, including user ratings, position within category and staff recommendations. For more app intel, go to Anindya Datta is a technologist and founder of Mobilewalla.