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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 Game title
Colin McRae Rally PlayStation This lesson's task is simple: drive as fast as you can and stop at the finish line
Colin McRae Rally Windows First test in rally school
Colin McRae Rally PlayStation Passed the test. Now I'm ready for some real drivin'

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

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Great in it's time but it is out 2 years late! Windows Matthew Bailey (1144)
Rally game no longer state of the art Windows Kasey Chang (3655)

The Press Says

Super Play PlayStation Aug, 1998 93 out of 100 93
Power Unlimited Windows Sep, 1998 9.2 out of 10 92
Svenska PC Gamer Windows Nov, 1998 92 out of 100 92
Edge PlayStation Jul 17, 1998 9 out of 10 90
Power Play Windows Oct, 1998 87 out of 100 87
Absolute Playstation PlayStation Mar, 2000 86 out of 100 86
Gamezilla Windows Aug 14, 2000 85 out of 100 85
PSX Extreme PlayStation Feb 23, 2000 8.4 out of 10 84
PC Player (Germany) Windows Sep, 1998 82 out of 100 82
GameSpot Windows Mar 22, 2000 6.6 out of 10 66

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
PS Screenshots 3 GTramp (28687)
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
Information also contributed by Xoleras
Contributed to by Grant McLellan (545) and Matthew Bailey (1144)