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Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge (DOS)

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge Screenshots

DOS version

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Title screen

Title screen

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Main menu for BENC - note settings box

Main menu for BENC - note settings box

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Car selection 1

Car selection 1

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Car selection 2

Car selection 2

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Car selection 3

Car selection 3

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Typical start screen for a race

Typical start screen for a race

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Cockpit view, with infobox. The game includes Buicks, Oldsmobiles and Mercurys, because they all were a part of NASCAR in 1991.

Cockpit view, with infobox. The game includes Buicks, Oldsmobiles and Mercurys, because they all were a part of NASCAR in 1991.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS There's Bill!

There's Bill!

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Bill Elliott's car again - notice lack of Coors beer branding.

Bill Elliott's car again - notice lack of Coors beer branding.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS In-car shot

In-car shot

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Example of how the game shows that cars are colliding on-track (non-realistic).

Example of how the game shows that cars are colliding on-track (non-realistic).

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Replay example of a typical two-car crash. Player's car is blue, gray and white.

Replay example of a typical two-car crash. Player's car is blue, gray and white.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Another look at the VCR functions

Another look at the VCR functions

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS The crash again - note that this VCR view only allows for 3D polygons.

The crash again - note that this VCR view only allows for 3D polygons.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Example of what a crash looks like from a competitor's viewpoint. There are only about six different bitmaps: front, back, side-front, side-back and side, so watching a car spin is not realistic.

Example of what a crash looks like from a competitor's viewpoint. There are only about six different bitmaps: front, back, side-front, side-back and side, so watching a car spin is not realistic.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Screen showing we've crashed - oh damn.

Screen showing we've crashed - oh damn.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Race results screen. Note Bill Elliott is the only real driver.

Race results screen. Note Bill Elliott is the only real driver.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Typical screen if Bill Elliott wins the race. If you win, you get a different screen. If a fictional driver wins the race, no screen appears.

Typical screen if Bill Elliott wins the race. If you win, you get a different screen. If a fictional driver wins the race, no screen appears.

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Main menu (EGA)

Main menu (EGA)

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Gameplay (EGA)

Gameplay (EGA)

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Main  menu (CGA)

Main menu (CGA)

Bill Elliott's NASCAR Challenge DOS Gameplay (CGA)

Gameplay (CGA)