1001 Video GamesRace Driver: Grid appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
MultiplayerIn June 2011, the multiplayer servers of the PC and PlayStation 3 version were shut down.
- GAME British Academy Video Games Awards
- 2009 - Sports Award
- GamePro (Germany)
- February 26, 2009 - Best Console Racing/Sports Game in 2008
- GameStar (Germany)
- February 26, 2009 - Best PC Racing/Sports Game in 2008