Newman Haas Racing

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Newman Haas Racing is a racing game developed in conjunction with the real-life Newman/Haas racing team. The game features 16 official drivers, cars and 11 tracks from the Indy Car series. The tracks include Houston (introduced in 1998), Laguna Seca Raceway, The Milwaukee Mile, Long Beach and more. The graphics engine is based upon Psygnosis' Formula One game. Commentary is provided by Indy car champion Danny Sullivan and Bob Varsha (ESPN).

There are 4 difficulty levels and 3 main game modes: Single Race, Challenge (the AI is adjusted according to your results) and a full season of racing. In multiplayer, players can go head-to-head in a split-screen mode.


Newman Haas Racing Windows Screaming down the straight at 185MPh.
Newman Haas Racing Windows An opponent gets thrown off the track after touching wheels with me.
Newman Haas Racing PlayStation Surfers Paradise street circuit.
Newman Haas Racing PlayStation Main Menu.

Alternate Titles

  • "Newman Haas Racing: An American indy car challenge" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Absolute Playstation PlayStation Apr, 1998 89 out of 100 89
Video Games PlayStation Mar, 1998 83 out of 100 83
IGN PlayStation Apr 13, 1998 8 out of 10 80
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Dec, 1998 75 out of 100 75
PC Games (Germany) Windows Dec, 1998 68 out of 100 68
Game Revolution PlayStation Jun 04, 2004 B- 67
Game Revolution Windows Apr 04, 2006 B- 67
GameStar (Germany) Windows Nov, 1998 62 out of 100 62
GameSpot Windows Mar 03, 1999 5.5 out of 10 55
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Apr, 1999 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20


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