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Colin McRae Rally

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Description

From the makers of Touring Car Championship comes Colin McRae Rally, a rally title hoping to knock V-Rally over.

Codemasters has included an collection of fifty two tracks set over five countries including Greece, United Kingdom, Sweden and Australia.

Colin McRae Rally also offers a selection of eight Rally vehicles with 4WD and 2WD vehicles. The game also offers a number of game modes including Championship, Rally, Time Trial, Rally School (learn the ropes from Colin McRae himself) and a two player mode.

Screenshots

Colin McRae Rally PlayStation Another shot from the intro
Colin McRae Rally PlayStation You can wash you car for free though
Colin McRae Rally PlayStation Welcome to Australia. Btw, behind-the-wheel view was very cool for the time
Colin McRae Rally PlayStation Now it's Monte Carlo. One of snowy stages

Alternate Titles

  • "科林麦克雷拉力" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Colin McRae the Rally" -- Japanese title
  • "コリン・マクレー ザ・ラリー" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Great in it's time but it is out 2 years late! Windows Matthew Bailey (1143)
Rally game no longer state of the art Windows Kasey Chang (3654)

The Press Says

Power Unlimited Windows Sep, 1998 9.2 out of 10 92
PSM PlayStation Mar, 2000 4.5 out of 5 90
IGN PlayStation Feb 22, 2000 9 out of 10 90
Imperium Gier Windows Aug 17, 2000 8.8 out of 10 88
Power Play Windows Oct, 1998 87 out of 100 87
Gamezilla Windows Aug 14, 2000 85 out of 100 85
PSX Extreme PlayStation Feb 23, 2000 8.4 out of 10 84
Attack Games Windows Dec, 1998 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot PlayStation Feb 18, 2000 5.6 out of 10 56
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows May 31, 2000 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
PS Screenshots 3 GTramp (32229)
Feb 21, 2011

Trivia

Sales

In 1999, Colin McRae Rally (PlayStation) won the Gold-Award from the German VUD (Verband der Unterhaltungssoftware Deutschland - Entertainment Software Association Germany) for selling more then 100,000 (but less then 200,000) units in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Awards

  • GameStar (Germany)
    • Issue 12/1999 - #91 in the "100 Most Important PC Games of the Nineties" ranking
  • Verband der Unterhaltungssoftware Deutschland
    • 1999 - Gold Award
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Contributed to by Grant McLellan (545) and Matthew Bailey (1143)