User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

MotorHEAT

MotorHEAT Screenshots

Windows version

MotorHEAT Windows The Main Menu.

The Main Menu.

MotorHEAT Windows Car appearance customization screen.

Car appearance customization screen.

MotorHEAT Windows Engaging turbo boost leads to a motion blur effect.  Even though the Extra Boost power up is right in the next lane, it may be hard to maneuver to it in time at turbo speed.

Engaging turbo boost leads to a motion blur effect. Even though the Extra Boost power up is right in the next lane, it may be hard to maneuver to it in time at turbo speed.

MotorHEAT Windows Engaging turbo boost speed at this point would be a mistake.

Engaging turbo boost speed at this point would be a mistake.

MotorHEAT Windows White cars change lanes in random directions.  This one could be troublesome.

White cars change lanes in random directions. This one could be troublesome.

MotorHEAT Windows Your car has a healthy yellow glow while under the effect of the Extra Multiplier power-up.

Your car has a healthy yellow glow while under the effect of the Extra Multiplier power-up.

MotorHEAT Windows Level five is rather foggy, or is this a dust cloud?

Level five is rather foggy, or is this a dust cloud?

MotorHEAT Windows Fiery crash as the time runs out.

Fiery crash as the time runs out.

MotorHEAT Windows Late evening driving through level nine.

Late evening driving through level nine.

MotorHEAT Windows Night envelops the the road on level ten.

Night envelops the the road on level ten.

MotorHEAT Windows Down to the wire - if there is no crash, the next level increase will give enough time to stave off the dreaded Game Over and earn some more points.

Down to the wire - if there is no crash, the next level increase will give enough time to stave off the dreaded Game Over and earn some more points.

MotorHEAT Windows The Game Over screen displays the statistics of the last run.

The Game Over screen displays the statistics of the last run.